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Philippines’ Duterte says he wants same-sex marriage legalised

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he is open to exploring the South China Sea’s natural resources with rival claimants China and Vietnam, after securing a “windfall” while in Beijing Firebrand President Rodrigo Duterte has said he wants same-sex marriage legalised in the Philippines, a move that […]

Putin thanks Trump for help in foiling attack plot

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com) US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vadimir Putin have lavished praise on each other, with commentators describing their cosy relationship as a “bromance” Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked his US counterpart Donald Trump on Sunday for the CIA’s help in thwarting a planned attack in […]

UN to vote Monday on measure rejecting US Jerusalem decision

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com) Breaking with international consensus, US President Donald Trump this month announced that he would recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move the US embassy there from Tel Aviv, sparking protests and strong condemnation The UN Security Council will vote Monday on a draft resolution that would […]