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Radwanska wins WTA Finals title

Sunday, November 1st 2015, 13:29

Agnieszka Radwanska wins the WTA Finals, the biggest title of her career, by beating Petra Kvitova 6-2 4-6 6-3 in Singapore.
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Radwanska & Kvitova reach WTA final

Saturday, October 31st 2015, 13:41

World number five Petra Kvitova will meet world number six Agnieszka Radwanska in the final of the WTA Finals in Singapore.
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Singapore church heads guilty of fraud

Wednesday, October 21st 2015, 11:54

Six leaders of Singapore's City Harvest megachurch are found guilty of misusing S$50m ($35m; £23m) in church money to fund the pastor's wife pop career.
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Singapore to return 'stolen' sculpture

Tuesday, October 20th 2015, 8:59
related countries: India India

A Singapore museum which bought an 11th Century Indian sculpture for $650,000 (£420,000) is to return it, after an art dealer said it was stolen.
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Firms pushed over haze-linked products

Wednesday, October 7th 2015, 6:56
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Singapore is putting pressure on major retailers in Singapore to not use or sell materials produced by firms linked to fires in Indonesia.
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Singapore's students ready to be entrepreneurs

Saturday, October 3rd 2015, 23:58

Singapore's students want to be entrepreneurs
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Call of Duty 'attack' on Singapore

Wednesday, September 30th 2015, 9:58

Popular first-person shooter game Call of Duty launches a fictional attack on Singapore through a series of tweets, drawing a mixed reaction on social media.
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Singapore anger over Indonesian haze

Friday, September 25th 2015, 6:12
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Anger rises in Singapore as haze from Indonesian forest fires reaches hazardous levels, with a minister accusing Indonesia of "complete disregard" for people.
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British F1 track intruder charged

Tuesday, September 22nd 2015, 4:27
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

British national Yogvitam Pravin Dhokia is charged in Singapore with committing a "rash act" after walking on the track during the Grand Prix.
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Hamilton promises to fight back

Sunday, September 20th 2015, 18:14
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton vows to bounce back after an off-form Singapore GP, but team-mate Rosberg admits Mercedes don't understand the problems.
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VIDEO: Spectator strolls on Singapore circuit

Sunday, September 20th 2015, 16:04

A spectator goes for a stroll along the track in the middle of the Singapore Grand Prix.
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Vettel wins as Hamilton retires

Sunday, September 20th 2015, 14:21
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton retires as Sebastian Vettel wins an eventful Singapore Grand Prix, which saw a man invade the track.
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Vettel expects Mercedes response

Saturday, September 19th 2015, 19:16

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel says he expects a challenge from Mercedes in the Singapore GP despite their struggles in qualifying.
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Hamilton fifth as Vettel takes pole

Saturday, September 19th 2015, 14:23
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel takes pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix with the Mercedes cars down in fifth and sixth.
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Vettel top as Mercedes struggle

Saturday, September 19th 2015, 11:15
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Mercedes face a serious threat for pole position at the Singapore Grand Prix after Lewis Hamilton was only fifth in final practice.
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Kvyat fastest in second practice

Friday, September 18th 2015, 15:20
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Lewis Hamilton is only fourth fastest in second practice at the Singapore Grand Prix as Red Bull's Daniil Kvyat sets the pace.
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Rosberg top in Singapore practice

Friday, September 18th 2015, 12:00
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda

Nico Rosberg edges Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton during the first practice session at the Singapore Grand Prix.
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VIDEO: Waxworks unveiled of F1 stars Vettel and Hamilton

Friday, September 18th 2015, 1:15
related countries: Bermuda Bermuda
related places: Hamilton

As Singapore's Formula 1 Grand Prix gets into gear, the BBC's Rico Hizon meets two of the top challengers, Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel - in waxwork form.
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VIDEO: Singapore haze threatens F1 race

Wednesday, September 16th 2015, 11:57

Haze clouds could scupper this weekend's Formula One Grand Prix in Singapore.
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Haze chokes Indonesia and neighbours

Tuesday, September 15th 2015, 2:38
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia

Smoke caused by huge Indonesian forest fires are spreading across the country and leaving dense haze over neighbouring Malaysia and Singapore.
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Singapore ruling party wins poll

Saturday, September 12th 2015, 0:40

Singapore's governing People's Action Party (PAP), which has been in power for half a century, easily wins a general election.
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Singapore's elections explained in memes

Tuesday, September 8th 2015, 21:01

Singapore's elections explained in memes
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