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By: JEFF ANG,   The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (IN)  21/05/2018

To the refugees, who mostly have missed years of school due to conflict, this is welcome news, especially when Austria's ruling parties have pledged to cut benefits for refugees.   (1001 words)
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Article Small gestures mean a lot
The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (LITTLE RED DOT)  16/10/2018

The story reminded me that such small and simple gestures are enough to make one a good neighbour. For instance, if I am in the lift and I see that other people are about to enter, I would press the "door open" button to ensure that the doors would not close on them and perhaps even greet them with a hearty "hello".   (188 words)
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Article Forging community ties, one friendly gesture at a time
By: WARREN FERNANDEZ EDITOR-IN-CHIEF,   The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (INSIGHT)  30/06/2019

"In many countries when they have democracy, they think of it just in terms of elections. But really, it is not just about free speech, but more fundamentally about what each of us can do in society."
This idea of a "democracy of deeds", first coined by Mr S.   (1478 words)
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Article A kind gesture on Vesak Day
The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (FRONT PAGE TOP OF NEWS)  20/05/2019
Buddhists traditionally release animals on Vesak Day but, for the first time, Thekchen Choling, a Tibetan Buddhist temple in Beatty Lane in Jalan Besar, decided to mark it by holding an adoption drive for strays, in collaboration with four animal welfare groups. These mongrels, from animal shelter   (70 words)
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Article Gesture of appreciation for three veterans
The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (FRONT PAGE TOP OF NEWS)  31/05/2018
"I have known them and worked with them over many years – nearly 20 years for Yaacob, and 40 plus years in the cases of Hng Kiang and Swee Say. In terms of ministerial experience, we are losing 70 years of solid, battle- tested experience," he said.

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Article Markets mixed on US, China gestures
By: NAVIN SREGANTAN,   The New Paper  The New Paper  (BUSINESS)  13/09/2019

This comes on the back of optimism about Japan's new Cabinet and US-China trade tensions that might have turned a corner.
In what can be considered a goodwill gesture, China on Wednesday announced tariff exemptions on some US imports ahead of next month's trade talks in Washington.   (671 words)
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Article Malaysia should appreciate S'pore's goodwill gestures
The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (FORUM)  09/01/2019

Singapore could have charged higher prices, but in the spirit of good neighbourliness, Singapore has not even brought the topic up.
This is despite it costing Singapore RM2.40 to treat every 1,000 gallons of water.   (224 words)
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Article Youth volunteers mark Vesak Day with kind gestures
Tabla  Tabla  (SINGAPORE)  01/06/2018

The volunteers visited Shinnyo-en Temple in Eunos on May 29 to learn more about the religion through a tour and a question-and-answer session.   (208 words)
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Article Youth volunteers mark Vesak Day with kind gestures
By: AMELIA TENG,   The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (HOME)  30/05/2018

A group of volunteers have used the social media to document more than 120 good deeds they have done over the past two weeks, such as teaching the elderly how to use their smartphones, giving people directions, collecting litter and picking abandoned bikes off the streets.   (563 words)
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Article Polite gestures by commuters and bus drivers make for a happier ride
The Straits Times  The Straits Times  (FORUM)  24/10/2018

When buses are overcrowded it may not be practical to shout out a "thank you" to the driver when alighting, but even a simple wave would suffice.
Second, a smile or quick welcoming word on the part of the driver to passengers as they board would be appreciated.   (214 words)
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