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Outrage after tiger forced to roar for tourists at Thai Zoo, Latest World News

BANGKOK A Thai zoo has sparked outrage after a video of staff repeatedly prodding a tiger to elicit roars for tourist photos went viral, renewing criticism of the kingdom's notorious animal tourism industry."This tiger gets poked all day, hundreds of times a day so it will roar for the picture with tourists," wrote Mr Edwin Wiek, the founder of Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand, who filmed and posted the video on Facebook.

British official forced to quit after lying about porn, Latest World News

Mrs May was "extremely sad" to ask him to step down, describing him as a friend since their time at university and throughout their political careers.The departure of one of her closest aides is the result of an investigation into Mr Green's conduct after newspaper allegations published last month.

New red bike paths open in Bedok, Latest Singapore News

The paths run along stretches of New Upper Changi Road, Bedok North Avenue 3, Bedok North Street 2, Chai Chee Road and Sims Avenue East.The rest of the paths will open next month, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) told The Straits Times.

No evidence of terror in Melbourne car attack, Latest World News

Victoria state police said the 32-year-old driver, an Australian of Afghan descent, was known to the authorities for traffic and "minor assault" offences.The car was driven "intentionally" through the intersection and hit a "large number" of pedestrians, Acting Chief Commissioner Shane Patton told reporters in Melbourne.

Three predictions for 2018, Latest Views News

Shifting attitudes and heightened tensions in society, rising populism and nationalism in politics and technological change are some things that may happen over the next year.According to a Reuters survey last year, more than half of online Internet users get their news from social media platforms.

Journey with The Last Jedi to its latest filming locations, Latest Travel News

With the release of the sci-fi sequel Star Wars: The Last Jedi, audiences all around the world have been captivated by not only the action but also the unique locations featured in the instalment.It also proved to be a great location for The Last Jedi's Canto Bight, a casino city and veritable playground for the galaxy's ultra-rich, where Finn and Rose have quite the adventure tracking down the Master Codebreaker.

Church caretaker jailed for setting fire inside church, Latest Singapore News

Angry with what he considered to be a security lapse at his workplace, a St Hilda's Church caretaker decided to set fire to a room at the Ceylon Road place of worship on Easter - April 16.To cover his tracks when police arrived on the scene, Yeo showed an officer a note with the word "jihad" that he had earlier written.

CHIJ students organises blood donation drive , Latest Singapore News

The 70 CHIJ St Theresa's Convent students are organising a blood donation drive themed "A Drop of Love" to encourage more Singaporeans - especially the young - to step forward to donate blood.This is the second consecutive year that students from the school are partnering the Singapore Red Cross (SRC) to organise a Christmas blood donation drive.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is seductive and stylish, Latest Movies News

Writer and director Rian Johnson will surprise you with new story possibilities, new emotions, new visuals to feast your eyes on.The Last Jedi opens with the Resistance, helmed by General Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher), being pursued by the First Order, with Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and General Hux (Domhnall Gleeson) in a decision-making tug-of-war.