YOUR SAY: SMRT can do more to ease jams

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'No Plan B because there's no Planet B'

Protesters demand action from world leaders in climate change march. UN chief says:

FOR THEIR FUTURE: Children march during the rally in New York. The People's Climate March comes before a climate change summit today.
STAR POWER: Actor Leonardo DiCaprio (above) joins protesters in New York during the People’s Climate March on Sunday
STAR POWER: Actor Leonardo DiCaprio joins protesters in New York during the People's Climate March on Sunday (above). 

UNITED FOR CHANGE: Protesters in New Delhi take part in the march to demand progress in faltering climate talks.
UNITED FOR CHANGE: Actress Emma Thompson and her daughter Gaia take part in the protest in central London.
"I am overwhelmed by such a strong power, energy and voice of the people. I hope this voice will be truly reflected to the leaders..." - UN chief Ban Ki Moon
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Laos angry with S'pore bronze

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Tao Li denied 50m butterfly three-peat

SECOND BEST: Singapore's Tao Li (above left) congratulating China's Lu Ying, who beat her to the 50m butterfly gold medal.

Over and over again it has been said that Tao Li is one for the big occasion, a swimmer who saves her best performances for the biggest stages. 

Now we know why. 

Arms loosely by her side as she addressed the media last night at the Munhak Park Tae-hwan Aquatics Centre, the Singapore swim star said simply: "I enjoy that attention."  

The 24-year-old had aimed to defend the Asian Games 50m butterfly crown she has owned since the 2006 Doha Games.

In last night's final, she hit the pad top stop the clock at 26.46 seconds, 0.18 faster than her time in the morning heats. 

But she fell short, beaten to gold -soundly - by China's Lu Ying, whose time of 25.83sec not only ended Tao's dream of a three-peat, but also eclipsed the Singaporean's Asian Games record of 26.10.

Read the full report in our print edition on Sept 23.

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Ser and that Wizard of Oz

Shooter beats China's Olympic champ, but misses out on medal

Jasmine Ser.
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The judges

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Over the Moon

Photographer elated after entry of people 'touching' the moon wins contest

SMART MOVE: Mr Wee Keng Hor got this shot with the help of smartphone apps to figure out when the moon would be rising that night.
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SSA could turn to Lopez

Association's sec-gen Oon tight-lipped, but adds that new coach must be familiar with high performance system

"We are in the final stage of negotiations, and we cannot reveal names because the persons (in question) have existing jobs, and there are sensitivities there." - Oon Jin Teik (above)
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Taste of training at Sports Hub

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