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Senior UK politicians call for greater scrutiny of potential Shein IPO
Concerns London listing of retailer facing forced labour allegations goes ahead while parliament is dissolved

Eleni Courea Political correspondent

27, May, 2024 @9:44 AM

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Australian in intensive care with severe spinal injury after ‘horrifying’ Singapore flight, husband says
Kerry Davis was flung to ceiling when flight SQ321 hit turbulence before falling motionless to floor of plane

Emily Wind and Elias Visontay

24, May, 2024 @12:24 AM

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Screams, chaos, blood on the floor: passengers describe terrifying turbulence on flight SQ321
Passengers have told of the moment the Singapore Airlines plane hit severe turbulence, sending travellers crashing into the cabin ceiling

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok, Elias Visontay in Sydney and agencies

22, May, 2024 @5:09 AM

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Singapore PM promises ‘thorough investigation’ after severe turbulence on flight from London
Lawrence Wong offers condolences to family of Geoffrey Kitchen, who died during flight that left others critically injured

Rebecca Ratcliffe and agencies

22, May, 2024 @4:54 AM

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Melbourne woman ‘flung to the roof’ during London-Singapore flight that left eight Australians in Thai hospital
One Briton, en route to an Australian holiday, dies after ‘dramatic drop’ onboard Singapore Airlines flight SQ321

Rafqa Touma and Elias Visontay

22, May, 2024 @4:11 AM

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British passenger dies after severe turbulence on London-Singapore flight
Thai authorities say Geoffrey Kitchen, 73, probably had heart attack, and seven are critically injured as passengers describe ‘dramatic drop’

Rebecca Ratcliffe in Bangkok and Gwyn Topham

21, May, 2024 @5:59 PM

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Singapore Airlines flight: British man dead and 30 injured after severe turbulence – as it happened
One man dies and 18 hospitalised, with a further 12 requiring treatment in hospital, after plane encounters severe turbulence

Yohannes Lowe and Sammy Gecsoyler

21, May, 2024 @3:02 PM

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Singapore to get guitar-playing new PM in first transfer of power for 20 years
Lee Hsien Loong will stand down and hand power to his deputy Lawrence Wong at a challenging time for the city state

Rebecca Ratcliffe South-east Asia correspondent

15, May, 2024 @3:42 AM

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Slaughter-free sausages: trying the latest lab-grown meat creation
Meatable hopes its cultivated sausages will satisfy the world’s appetite for meat without harming animals or the planet

Linda Geddes

17, Apr, 2024 @3:32 PM

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The Taylor Swift gig economy is so big it’s even causing geopolitical tensions | Zing Tsjeng
Singapore reportedly paid the singer £2.4m a show to host her Eras tour, causing dismay in Thailand and the Philippines

Zing Tsjeng

06, Apr, 2024 @2:00 PM

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Fast fashion retailer Shein doubles profits as it awaits IPO approval
Company founded in China and promoted on social media is thought to be considering London listing

Sarah Butler

01, Apr, 2024 @2:49 PM

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‘Plastic’ football fans from abroad can be just as passionate as local lifers | Letters
Letters: Readers respond an article by Jonathan Liew about those who make a distinction between ‘true fans’ and ‘plastics’

25, Mar, 2024 @5:26 PM

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