Tokyo: Dying alone in the world&#039s most populous town

TOKYO: The stench of flesh rotting on a sultry day fills the air as cleaner Hidemitsu Ohshima steps into a tiny Tokyo condominium where by a lifeless man lay decomposing for 3 months. The man, believed to be in his 50s, died alone in a town he shared with tens of tens of millions of other persons but no a person found, earning him the newest victim of “Kodokushi” or “dying alone” – a expanding…

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Soccer – Germany brimming with self esteem forward of title defence

Activity Globe champions Germany anticipate practically nothing fewer than a fifth Globe Cup triumph in Russia upcoming 12 months, with mentor Joachim Loew pointing to an abundance of participant selections as his primary weapon. Soccer Soccer – 2018 Globe Cup Skills – Europe – Germany Education – Prague, Czech Republic – August 31, 2017. Germany’s national team mentor Joachim Loew throughout schooling. REUTERS/David W Cerny – RC182495DC40 thirty Nov 2017 01:25AM Bookmark BERLIN: Globe champions…

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Japan&#039s Donki to launch next outlet in Singapore, first retail store set for Dec 1 opening

SINGAPORE: Japanese low cost retail store Don Quijote, identified as Don Don Donki, is set to open up a next outlet in Tanjong Pagar mid-June future calendar year.  This comes as the common Japanese brand’s first retail store in Asia exterior of Japan is set to open up on Friday (Dec 1) at Orchard Central. Boasting two degrees of retail space that spans 1397 sq m, it will run 24 hours, 7 times a week. Just…

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US standard sees no alter in Pakistan behaviour in spite of Trump tough line

Entire world The prime U.S. standard in Afghanistan explained on Tuesday that he experienced not found a alter in Pakistan’s aid for militants so significantly, in spite of President Donald Trump using a more durable line versus Islamabad. FILE Photo: U.S. Army General John Nicholson, commander of Resolute Support forces and U.S. forces in Afghanistan, speaks in the course of a information meeting in Kabul, Afghanistan November 20, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail 29 Nov 2017 01:15AM…

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2 in 3 Singaporeans are proud of homegrown music: Survey

SINGAPORE: Two in three Singaporeans are proud of homegrown music and musicians, with 71 per cent of them saying they listen to Singaporean music. These were some of the findings from the inaugural nationwide National Music Consumption Survey 2017 conducted by the National Arts Council, which were released on Tuesday (Nov 28). The survey, the first of its kind, was conducted between May and June this year and involved door-to-door interviews with 1,000 Singaporeans and…

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Passengers stranded at Changi Airport after flights to Bali are cancelled

SINGAPORE: Passengers at Changi Airport heading to Bali have been remaining stranded on Monday (Nov 27) after flights to the Indonesian island have been cancelled and its Denpasar airport was shut. The move came after Indonesian authorities lifted the inform for Bali’s Mount Agung volcano to the maximum level. Passengers Channel NewsAsia spoke to claimed there was a snaking queue at Scoot’s Terminal 2 look at-in counter early in the morning. The finances airline experienced…

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Search for Argentine sub faces strong winds on 11th day of hunt

World The hunt for an Argentine submarine missing since Nov. 15 pressed on through gusting South Atlantic winds on Sunday while families of the 44 crew members tried to cling to hope despite tough search conditions and worries about the sub’s air supply. A bouquet of flowers and banners in support of the 44 crew members of the missing at sea ARA San Juan submarine are placed on a fence outside an Argentine naval base…

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Kane salvages attract for Tottenham versus West Brom

Sport TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR one WEST BROMWICH ALBION one Soccer Football – Premier League – Tottenham Hotspur vs West Bromwich Albion – Wembley Stadium, London, Britain – November 25, 2017 Tottenham’s Harry Kane applauds followers soon after the match . REUTERS/Hannah McKay 5 associated media belongings (impression or movies) out there. Click to see the gallery. 26 Nov 2017 01:15AM Bookmark Nov 25: TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR one WEST BROMWICH ALBION one Harry Kane scored his 40th goal…

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How to cycle injury free on your shared bike

SINGAPORE: Before you fire up that bike-sharing app on your handphone, there is one thing you can to minimise injuries and make cycling more enjoyable: Adjust your bike’s seat height. While shared bicycles don’t allow for much adjusting – unlike road and mountain ones that can be customised to suit the cyclist’s body – this is one tweak you can make to your rented bike, said Dr Dinesh Sirisena, consultant in sports medicine at Khoo…

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China suggests it will make efforts on Syria reconstruction

Asia Pacific China hopes Syria can clearly show “adaptability” in advertising peace talks, Chinese Overseas Minister Wang Yi reported on Friday in a conference with an adviser to Syria’s president, introducing that China would assist with its reconstruction. Chinese and Syrian businessmen shake palms powering their national flags during a conference to go over reconstruction tasks in Syria, Beijing, China Might eight, 2017. REUTERS/Jason Lee 25 Nov 2017 12:55AM Bookmark BEIJING: China hopes Syria can…

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