Fantastic Beasts' Eddie Redmayne has a charmed career, so what spell would he

LOS ANGELES – Eddie Redmayne admits he is as neurotic as the next actor – the years of getting rejected for roles mean there is always a voice in his head telling him he may never work again. And this despite a career most would kill for. There was his Academy Award-winning turn as the …

Trump regrets not taking softer tone in office even as he blasts opponents

WASHINGTON • Mr Donald Trump said he wished he had taken a softer tone in his first two years as United States President, even as he continued to bash individual Democrats and fan fears over immigration while campaigning on the eve of congressional elections. Asked in an interview on Monday with Sinclair Broadcasting, one of …

Two arrested after fireworks set off in Bukit Batok; police probing similar

SINGAPORE – Two men were arrested on Deepavali after fireworks were set off in Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 in the evening, while another similar incident in Yishun is being investigated by the authorities. The police said that they were alerted to fireworks being discharged at Block 194B at 7.49pm on Tuesday (Nov 6). Eyewitnesses …

US snaps back Iran sanctions, grants oil waivers to China, seven others

WASHINGTON/SEOUL (REUTERS) – The United States snapped sanctions back in place on Monday (Nov 5) to choke off Iran’s oil and shipping industry, while temporarily allowing top customers such as China and India to keep buying crude from the Islamic Republic. Having abandoned the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, US President Donald Trump is trying to …