COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A U.N. envoy says the Sri Lankan government should act quickly to address skepticism among ethnic Tamils that it isn’t doing enough to promote post-war reconciliation.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore police say they are investigating reports of a man who allegedly cheated and overcharged unsuspecting passengers while posing as a driver for mobile app-based transportation company Uber.
When Wilfred Owen wrote the famous poem, “Dulce et Decorum est,” he was not just describing the horrors of World War I, he was also condemning his government’s propaganda machine for glorifying a gruesome war in order to discourage draft evasion. He famously wrote at the end of his poem:
Every February in Singapore, the Finance Minister unveils the Government’s Budget for the next fiscal year. And every February, the Budget is met with a variety of responses.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore’s government says the condition of Lee Kuan Yew, the country’s 91-year-old founding father, has improved slightly as he remains on life support in intensive care, where he is being treated for severe pneumonia.
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