"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
The Singapore Mint has released commemorative medallions celebrating the anticipated summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un, set for June 12.
Singapore declares its diplomatic district a “special event area" while the UN's nuclear watchdog, the IAEA, says it's ready to resume its nuclear verification activities in North Korea.
The Asian Civilisations Museum in Singapore has decided to unveil this extraordinary story with its latest exhibit — and in an interview with Euronews.
The US warship the John S. McCain collided with the oil tanker, Alnic MC, off the coast of Singapore
A US warship, the John S. McCain collided with merchant vessel, the Alnic MC, off the coast of Singapore.
Squish takes daily strolls in his footwear as part of strength-building efforts
Caracas is the world’s murder capital, while Chicago is notorious for high levels of gun violence.
Singapore, meanwhile, has toothpicks to contend
Asian education systems have come out on top in the OECD’s latest PISA global survey.
Dominika Cibulkova ended the season on a massive high after she beat World number one Angelique Kerber to win the WTA Finals in Singapore.
World number one Angelique Kerber continued her stellar season by reaching the final of the year-ending WTA championships in Singapore.
Kuznetsova blazes into the WTA semi-finals, Muguruza flames out.
Crunch time nears for the top eight in women's tennis to see who will make the WTA semi-finals.
Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova overcame defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska in a thrilling round-robin encounter at the WTA Finals on Monday.
World number one Angelique Kerber recovered from a set down to beat Dominika Cibulkova and notch up her first win at teh lucrative season-ending WTA Finals in…
The draw for the lucrative season-ending WTA finals was made in Singapore on Friday.
Angelique Kerber enjoyed a breakthrough season in 2016 – a year that saw the 28-year-old German win two Grand Slam titles – the Australian Open and US Open – and take over the world number one ranking
Nico Rosberg led from start to finish to win the Singapore Grand Prix and celebrate his 200th Formula One race by retaking the championship lead from Mercedes team mate Lewis…
Germany’s Nico Rosberg edged out Daniel Ricciardo and Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamiltont to secure pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix.
In Asia Singapore had the first confirmed local transmission of the zika virus, back in August.