French users sue Muslim prayer app over alleged US army links - 33分前  Channel NewsAsia

PARIS: French users of a Muslim prayer app accused of selling data that ended up with the US army are suing the company, their lawyers said on Monday (Nov 23). Former subscribers to the Muslim Pro app, which claims to have 95 million users around the world, have filed the complaint after media ...
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Biden names former state secretary John Kerry as climate envoy - 38分前  Channel NewsAsia

John Kerry, one of the leading architects of the Paris climate agreement, is getting one more chance to lead the fight against climate change after President-elect Joe Biden named the longtime senator and former secretary of state as climate envoy for national security.
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Apple's security chief accused of bribery in California gun-permit probe - 48分前  Channel NewsAsia

Apple Inc's security chief on Monday was indicted on bribery charges as prosecutors alleged he promised a donation of 200 iPads to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office to secure four concealed-weapon permits for Apple employees.
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Qantas to require COVID-19 vaccination for international travellers - 49分前  Channel NewsAsia

International air travellers will need to be vaccinated against Covid-19 to fly with Australia's Qantas, the airline's CEO has said, adding the rule was likely to become "common" across the industry.
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Japan's ramen bars struggle to stay open as COVID-19 hammers small firms - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

TOKYO: Sixty-year-old Yashiro Haga is folding his Tokyo noodle ramen shop after 15 years in December, unable to overcome the prospect of a lasting customer slump due to the coronavirus crisis. "The flow of people has changed due to the coronavirus," Haga said, standing behind the counter of his ...
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Eight positive in latest Premier League COVID-19 tests - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

The Premier League said on Monday that eight people had returned positive results in its latest round of COVID-19 tests conducted on players and staff last week.
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US agency tells Biden he can formally begin transition - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

The US federal agency that must sign off on the presidential transition told President-elect Joe Biden on Monday (Nov 23) that he can formally begin the hand-over process.
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Biden names team to steer US foreign policy, Michigan certifies Biden victory - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday (Nov 23) named the key members of his foreign policy team, tapping trusted aide Antony Blinken to head the State Department and take the lead in rebuilding Washington's relationships in Europe and the rest of the world.
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Biden names climate statesman John Kerry as climate envoy - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

John Kerry, one of the leading architects of the Paris climate agreement, is getting one more chance to lead the fight against climate change after President-elect Joe Biden named the longtime senator and former secretary of state as climate envoy for national security.
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Many Americans defying COVID-19 travel warnings ahead of Thanksgiving holiday - 2時間前  Channel NewsAsia

Millions of Americans appear to be defying health warnings and traveling ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, likely exacerbating a surge in coronavirus inflections before a series of promising new vaccines become widely available.
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BlackRock to buy Aperio for US$1.05 billion from Golden Gate Capital, employees - 33分前  Channel NewsAsia

The world's largest asset manager BlackRock Inc said on Monday it will buy Aperio Group LLC, an investment management services provider, from private equity firm Golden Gate Capital and Aperio employees for US$1.05 billion in cash.
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Biden to choose ex-Fed chair Yellen as first woman Treasury secretary, allies say - 42分前  Channel NewsAsia

US President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate former Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen to become the next Treasury secretary, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing people familiar with the decision.
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Walmart de Mexico says it is under investigation for antitrust behavior - 48分前  Channel NewsAsia

Walmart's Mexico unit said on Monday it was notified by Mexico's federal competition authority that it is under investigation for possible antitrust behavior in the supply and distribution market for wholesale goods and the retail of these goods and services.
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Bruce, the last shark from the film Jaws, docks at the Academy Museum - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

The shark is expected to be a major draw for the Los Angeles museum, which plans to open its doors to the public on Apr 30, 2021
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Trump authorises US agency to formally begin Biden transition - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

The US federal agency that must sign off on the presidential transition told President-elect Joe Biden on Monday (Nov 23) that he can formally begin the hand-over process.
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Britain's telcos face fines if they use suppliers deemed high-risk, like Huawei - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

Britain's telecoms companies could be fined up to 10per cent of turnover or 100,000 pounds (US$133,140) a day if they contravene a ban on using equipment made by China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd under a new law put forward on Tuesday.
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Jeopardy! record-holder Ken Jennings will be first interim host, replacing Alex Trebek - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

The show's executive producer says, "By bringing in familiar guest hosts for the foreseeable future, our goal is to create a sense of community and continuity for our viewers".
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Pope derides anti-mask movements, backs racial justice campaign - 1時間前  Channel NewsAsia

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis took aim Monday (Nov 23) at protests against coronavirus restrictions, contrasting them with the "healthy indignation" seen in the global demonstrations against racism after the killing of George Floyd in the United States. "Some groups protested, refusing to keep their ...
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Qatar identifies parents of infant abandoned in airport toilet, officers charged over invasive searches - 2時間前  Channel NewsAsia

Qatar said Monday it had identified the parents of a baby girl dumped at its airport, an incident that prompted officials to order departing female passengers to undergo invasive examinations, sparking global outrage.
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Japan's ramen bars struggle to stay open as COVID hammers small firms - 2時間前  Channel NewsAsia

Sixty-year-old Yashiro Haga is folding his Tokyo noodle ramen shop after 15 years in December, unable to overcome the prospect of a lasting customer slump due to the coronavirus crisis.
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