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Climate change may take toll on air travel

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

LOS ANGELES • In recent days, American Airlines has been forced to cancel more than 40 flights in Phoenix, Arizona.

The reason: With daytime highs hovering around 49 deg C, it was simply too hot for some smaller jets to take off. 515 more words

Current Affairs

Jetstar flight from Haikou to Singapore delayed due to 'engineering issues'

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SINGAPORE – A Jetstar flight bound for Singapore from Haikou, China on Monday (June 19) was delayed after “a series of engineering issues”, with affected passengers having to wait nearly two days for a flight out of the country. 223 more words

Current Affairs

How the GOP shooting affected an Israeli anti-abortion group’s anniversary celebration

WASHINGTON (JTA) — Speakers at a Washington function for an Israeli group that discourages abortion said the shooting attack on Republican Congress members the day before was a reminder of the sanctity of life. 391 more words

Daily News

How the 'war on terror' coverage affected the UK vote

When British Prime Minister Theresa May called a snap general election, in search of a fresh mandate before negotiating the UK’s way out of the European Union, her lead in the polls made her look unbeatable. 230 more words

Politics And Society

HSA recalls 9 lots of HIV screening test kits that may give false negative results

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SINGAPORE – The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) has recalled nine lots of a brand of HIV screening test kits after it was found that some people in the early stages of an HIV infection can receive false negative HIV results with the kits. 395 more words

Current Affairs

Shuttered Misa Travel promises to 'progressively' respond to affected customers

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SINGAPORE – A travel agency that shut abruptly on Wednesday (May 31) said it will be getting in touch with affected customers to help them either continue with their travel plans or make an insurance claim. 437 more words

Current Affairs

Flash floods hit parts of Johor Bahru

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

JOHOR BAHRU: Heavy rain for more than an hour from 7pm on Wednesday (May 31) resulted in flash floods in a number of areas around Johor Bahru, Malaysia. 103 more words

Current Affairs