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Morning Briefing: Top stories from The Straits Times on June 1

Good morning! Here are our top stories to kick-start your Tuesday, June 1.

2 more workers at Anchorvale NTUC Foodfare test positive for Covid-19, bringing cluster’s total to 9

Four new cases have been linked to the cluster involving cleaners at Changi Business Park.

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Good moves to protect Singaporeans against Covid-19, but some tweaks may be in order

It’s a pity that Singapore has decided to let schoolchildren jump the queue, before adults younger than 40 years are vaccinated, says Salma Khalik.

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Students to register for Covid-19 vaccination from June 1: All you need to know about the exercise

Students will be invited to sign up for vaccination slots from June 1.

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S’pore will take risk-based approach in allowing overseas travel in coming months: Lawrence Wong

If the situation improves in more countries, S’pore can open up more with these places, he added.

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Residents in Yishun, Hougang HDB blocks face Covid-19 tests as viral fragments found in wastewater

The mandatory tests will be conducted on Tuesday and Wednesday. 

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People prepare for a tough time during full Covid-19 lockdown in Malaysia

Only essential businesses, such as food and beverage outlets, banking and e-commerce, are allowed.

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Sota to investigate after now-deactivated Instagram account named alleged sexual offenders

Among those accused are a local musician and at least one teacher from the School of the Arts.

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Telok Blangah 4-room BTO flats see overwhelming demand; over 28 first-time applicants for each unit

Rush for HDB sales exercise’s most expensive units contributed to one of highest application rates in recent years.

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Santa Barbara, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s new home town in the sun-kissed American Riviera

It is a place crawling with celebrities, with the likes of talk-show host Oprah Winfrey.

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Stay-home guide for Tuesday: Make your own kombucha, enjoy steamed yellow croaker and more

Succumb to the brew-it-yourself kombucha trend that seems to be taking over the restless on Instagram.

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