The former City Harvest Church (CHC) leaders who were convicted of criminal breach of trust do not qualify for home detention, but the Commissioner of Prisons has the final say on the matter, said Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam in Parliament on Monday (19 March). Under the home detention scheme
Mainboard-listed printing company Tat Seng Packaging was fined $12,000 for discharging toxic industrial used water into the public sewerage system, PUB said on Monday (19 March). PUB said that on 25 September 2016, it detected an abnormality in the used water at Kranji Water Reclamation Plant. “PUB
A low crime rate has always been one of Japan’s plus points. It can be hard to tell what to watch out for in various areas of Japan, especially for transient visitors. The Gaccom Safety Navi is an interactive map that allows you to zoom in on an area, all the way from Hokkaido in the north to Okinawa
Sixteen women and five men have been arrested for vice, employment and gaming offences during a police raid. The raid took place at entertainment outlets and massage parlours along Temasek Boulevard, Jalan Besar, Syed Alwi Road and South Bridge Road on Thursday (15 March), the Singapore Police Force
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A 23-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly knocking down a woman while riding his e-scooter along Bedok Reservoir Road.
SMRT Trains and McLaren Applied Technologies have signed a deal to adapt the latter's race car condition-monitoring technology for the purpose of monitoring the performance of MRT trains.
A controversial Social Studies guidebook that has drawn criticism for its examples of people of “lower socio-economic status (SES)” is not approved by the Ministry of Education (MOE).
An alert has been issued by the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) over three health and cosmetic products found to contain potent undeclared ingredients that are harmful.
A coffeeshop operator was jailed three weeks in the State Courts on Tuesday (13 March) for attempting to bribe an inspection officer with cigarettes. Lam Kim Heng, 68, who runs Heng Heng Eating House, had approached Mohd Dzulkarnain Hussein, an inspection officer with CPG Facilities Management, on 14
From 23 March, Major-General (MG) Melvyn Ong Su Kiat will be Singapore’s new Chief of Defence Force (CDF), said a Ministry of Defence spokesman on Monday (12 March).
The late legendary singer Teresa Teng will be performing at the Singapore Indoor Stadium on 11 August in the form of a hologram. Teng, who passed away in 1995, is widely considered as one of the most famous singers ever in Asia who had a huge fan base in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan and Southeast
The Singapore government had sought legal advice from the Attorney-General's Chambers (AGC) on whether Workers' Party chairman (MP) Sylvia Lim's statements in Parliament earlier this month had been in breach of parliamentary privilege.
Singapore actor Tay Ping Hui has signed with Chinese entertainment company. Singapore actor Tay Ping Hui will not be renewing his contract with Mediacorp after being with the company for 20 years, and has signed with Chinese entertainment company Perfect World Pictures. The latest news was confirmed
Actor Lee Dong Wook has confirmed he is dating singer Suzy. South Korean stars Lee Dong Wook and Suzy confirmed they are dating through their labels on Friday (9 March). According to K-pop news site Soompi, Lee’s agency King Kong by Starship said, “They met at a private, casual gathering.
For a start, at the “Our Street to Yours Sesame Street” pop-up exhibition, which will run from 9 March to 1 May in Terminal 3, visitors can walk through thematic zones and favourite scenes from the TV series to cheer up Oscar the Grouch or snap a photo with Big Bird at his nest. James Fong, Vice President
Three e-scooter riders will be charged in court on Friday (9 March), in separate cases, for allegedly causing hurt to pedestrians while operating their personal mobility devices (PMDs).
A 21-year-old man was arrested for his suspected involvement in the placement of a pinhole camera inside a handicapped toilet stall at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), the police said in a statement on Thursday (8 March). A week prior, a 58-year-old woman reported the discovery of a pinhole camera
A 59-year-old man was charged in the State Courts on Thursday (8 March) for his alleged involvement in an armed robbery that occurred more than two decades ago, in 1996. Foo Siang Thian was charged with one count of armed robbery with common intention for allegedly robbing a 43-year-old man of about
The motorised sampan used by boatman Tan Poh Teck in Chew Eng Han’s escape bid. The boatman accused of helping former City Harvest Church fund manager Chew Eng Han in his alleged attempt to flee Singapore was handed a new charge on Wednesday (7 March). Tan Poh Teck, 53, was charged with abetting another
UPDATE: This story has been updated following Senior Minister of State Lam Pin Min’s clarification on Friday (9 March). Under revised Ministry of Health guidelines that take effect on Thursday (8 March), those who buy new Integrated Shield plan (IP) riders will be made to pay part of their medical bills
Following its first edition at BIGBOX HyperMart last October, the fashion art festival Outsider will return this year at cinema The Projector.
Park Shin Hye (left) and Choi Tae Joon are now officially a couple. South Korean stars Park Shin Hye and Choi Tae Joon confirmed their relationship through their labels on Wednesday (7 March). The agencies for both actors have come forward to state that the actors progressed from friends to lovers
Disbandments hardly ever spell the end of music groups, as these 90s pop groups – 911, S Club and 5ive – have proven.