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Monday, May 23, 2016

Singapore Straits Times

3 HR PSI 34 
ST Index  2,759.270 -7.660


LONDON (REUTERS) - Louis van Gaal's sacking as Manchester United manager was finally confirmed on Monday, as the Premier League club announced the Dutchman had left with immediate effect.


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The Red Devils finally announced on Monday that the Dutchman had left with immediate effect. "I am very disappointed to be unable to complete our intended three-year plan," Van Gaal said in a statement. PHOTO: EPA
Morning! No train disruptions reported; thundery showers over many areas this morning.
Traffic update: Vehicle breakdown on AYE (towards MCE) after Jurong Town Hall Exit, avoid lane 3. Heavy Traffic on PIE (towards Changi Airport) at Lornie Rd Exit.



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