Singapore

  • Singapore MOH: Three local Covid-19 cases of Omicron ‘variants of concern’ detected

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    Singapore MOH: Three local Covid-19 cases of Omicron ‘variants of concern’ detected

  • SIA extends title sponsorship for Singapore F1 race for three more years

    2 days ago

    SIA extends title sponsorship for Singapore F1 race for three more years

  • US-Asean summit bodes well for Singapore and the region, says PM Lee

    2 days ago

    US-Asean summit bodes well for Singapore and the region, says PM Lee

  • In Singapore, e-commerce rating system launched to help combat scams; Lazada, Qoo10, Amazon get top marks

    2 days ago

    In Singapore, e-commerce rating system launched to help combat scams; Lazada, Qoo10, Amazon get top marks

  • Singapore: Coroner finds no foul play after technician bled to death while trapped in lift shaft for over four hours

    3 days ago

    Singapore: Coroner finds no foul play after technician bled to death while trapped in lift shaft for over four hours

  • Singapore: Bedok flat fire kills three, including 35-year-old man and toddler who succumb to injuries in hospital

    3 days ago

    Singapore: Bedok flat fire kills three, including 35-year-old man and toddler who succumb to injuries in hospital

  • Singapore PM: US-led economic framework for Indo-Pacific should be inclusive, provide 'tangible benefits' to countries

    3 days ago

    Singapore PM: US-led economic framework for Indo-Pacific should be inclusive, provide 'tangible benefits' to countries

  • ‘You can’t remember me?’: Scams from callers posing as victims’ friends tricked 587 people to lose S$2.7m in Singapore

    4 days ago

    ‘You can’t remember me?’: Scams from callers posing as victims’ friends tricked 587 people to lose S$2.7m in Singapore

  • In Singapore, some ghostwriters see growing demand for services for school assignments, projects — and even exams

    4 days ago

    In Singapore, some ghostwriters see growing demand for services for school assignments, projects — and even exams

  • In Singapore, passport applications triple to more than 7,000 a day; ICA deploying more resources

    4 days ago

    In Singapore, passport applications triple to more than 7,000 a day; ICA deploying more resources

  • Singapore police: Around 50 people lost S$430,000 in job scams linked to fake ‘Lazada’ site

    5 days ago

    Singapore police: Around 50 people lost S$430,000 in job scams linked to fake ‘Lazada’ site

  • Catholic Church in Singapore investigating ‘background’ of prominent figure’s sex offences, looking at releasing more info

    5 days ago

    Catholic Church in Singapore investigating ‘background’ of prominent figure’s sex offences, looking at releasing more info

  • Singapore PM: National Day Rally 2022 to be held on Aug 21

    5 days ago

    Singapore PM: National Day Rally 2022 to be held on Aug 21

  • Exam cheat withdraws application to be called to Singapore Bar, apologises for ‘inexcusable misconduct’

    5 days ago

    Exam cheat withdraws application to be called to Singapore Bar, apologises for ‘inexcusable misconduct’

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  • Bentley driver in Singapore viral school incident charged with injuring security officer; son allegedly changed licence plate

    5 days ago

    Bentley driver in Singapore viral school incident charged with injuring security officer; son allegedly changed licence plate

    SINGAPORE, May 11 — A father-and-son pair were hauled to court today (May 11), after the older man was caught on video pushing against a Red Swastika School security officer...

  • Singapore police probing woman for allegedly acting as lawyer when practising certificate has expired

    5 days ago

    Singapore police probing woman for allegedly acting as lawyer when practising certificate has expired

    SINGAPORE, May 11 — The police said yesterday (May 10) that they have begun investigations on a case of a woman who purportedly acted as an advocate and solicitor when she was...

  • Singapore nightclub brawl: Group started fight after being refused re-entry, repeatedly assaulted manager, club says (VIDEO)

    6 days ago

    Singapore nightclub brawl: Group started fight after being refused re-entry, repeatedly assaulted manager, club says (VIDEO)

    SINGAPORE, May 10 — A group of patrons involved in a brawl outside Cherry Discotheque last weekend started the fight after they were refused entry for shouting at staff...

  • Singapore detains self-radicalised mover under ISA for wanting to join the Taliban in Afghanistan

    6 days ago

    Singapore detains self-radicalised mover under ISA for wanting to join the Taliban in Afghanistan

    SINGAPORE, May 9 — A 29-year-old mover at a logistics company was detained in April under the Internal Security Act (ISA) after having made preparations to travel to overseas...

  • Singapore bans controversial Kashmir film praised by India's Modi

    6 days ago

    Singapore bans controversial Kashmir film praised by India's Modi

    SINGAPORE, May 10 ― Singapore has banned a controversial Indian film about the exodus of Hindus from Muslim-majority Kashmir, citing concerns over its “potential to cause...

  • Singapore Parliament passes Bill that bars those with serious criminal record from adopting children

    6 days ago

    Singapore Parliament passes Bill that bars those with serious criminal record from adopting children

    SINGAPORE, May 10 — Parents who would like to adopt a child will face stricter rules, after Parliament yesterday (May 9) passed the new Adoption of Children Bill, which among...

  • In Singapore, Dorscon framework to be reviewed; TraceTogether, SafeEntry may be reactivated if Covid-19 situation worsens

    6 days ago

    In Singapore, Dorscon framework to be reviewed; TraceTogether, SafeEntry may be reactivated if Covid-19 situation worsens

    SINGAPORE, May 10 — The Disease Outbreak Response System Condition (Dorscon) framework, which is a colour-coded indicator that shows the current disease situation, will be...

  • No other trainee lawyers caught cheating at Bar exams apart from 11 earlier uncovered, says Singapore law minister

    1 week ago

    No other trainee lawyers caught cheating at Bar exams apart from 11 earlier uncovered, says Singapore law minister

    SINGAPORE, May 9 — Administrators of the Singapore Bar examinations have not found any other cases of cheating apart from those 11 trainee lawyers already uncovered, Law and...

  • Societal costs of mandatory National Service enlistment for women far outweigh benefits, says Singapore defence minister

    1 week ago

    Societal costs of mandatory National Service enlistment for women far outweigh benefits, says Singapore defence minister

    SINGAPORE, May 9 — There are “inadequate justifications” for enlisting women into National Service (NS), as the societal cost far outweighs the benefits of doing so, said...

  • Five arrested for rioting after brawl outside nightclub in Singapore left two injured (VIDEO)

    1 week ago

    Five arrested for rioting after brawl outside nightclub in Singapore left two injured (VIDEO)

    SINGAPORE, May 9 — Five men have been arrested for rioting at Cecil Street, the police said today, after a video showing a brawl at a nightclub’s entrance went viral on social...

  • Singapore man jailed four years after siphoning S$550,000 from late brother’s estate to gamble, buy stocks

    1 week ago

    Singapore man jailed four years after siphoning S$550,000 from late brother’s estate to gamble, buy stocks

    SINGAPORE, May 9 — When Tan Siong Choon’s older brother died in a traffic accident, the other man’s daughter agreed to relinquish her rights to administer his estate and...

  • Nine years’ jail, caning for man who fatally kicked four-year-old stepdaughter during toilet training in Singapore

    1 week ago

    Nine years’ jail, caning for man who fatally kicked four-year-old stepdaughter during toilet training in Singapore

    SINGAPORE, May 9 — A 29-year-old man was sentenced to nine years’ jail and 12 strokes of the cane today for physically abusing his four-year-old stepdaughter, who died from...

  • Singapore PM Lee says recent spate of workplace deaths ‘not acceptable’, urges all parties involved to ‘put this right’

    1 week ago

    Singapore PM Lee says recent spate of workplace deaths ‘not acceptable’, urges all parties involved to ‘put this right’

    SINGAPORE, May 9 — Following a recent spate of workplace fatalities, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said today that the situation is “not acceptable” and has called all...

  • Some Singapore retailers cut losses or shut stores, as rental rates rebound to even higher than pre-Covid

    1 week ago

    Some Singapore retailers cut losses or shut stores, as rental rates rebound to even higher than pre-Covid

    SINGAPORE, May 8 — After 30 years of running a small eatery tucked at the back corners of Lucky Plaza mall, owner Anthony Lim decided to call it quits. When his lease was up for...

  • 'Threats of serious violence': Man in Singapore admits making anti-Islam remarks on Instagram Stories

    1 week ago

    'Threats of serious violence': Man in Singapore admits making anti-Islam remarks on Instagram Stories

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — A 21-year-old man has admitted making offensive remarks about Islam and its community, including threats of violence, on Instagram Stories that later went...

  • Singapore mortgage rates roughly double in six months, set to rise further, say property analysts

    1 week ago

    Singapore mortgage rates roughly double in six months, set to rise further, say property analysts

    SINGAPORE, May 7 — Median mortgage rates have roughly doubled here over the last six months as the global effort by central banks to combat inflation through higher interest...

  • Assistant professor leaves Singapore Management University after allegedly making false claims about academic writing

    1 week ago

    Assistant professor leaves Singapore Management University after allegedly making false claims about academic writing

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — Singapore Management University (SMU) is reviewing its vetting procedures on academic writing after an assistant professor of finance was found to have...

  • Singapore Catholic figure’s sexual offences in 2005-2007: Archbishop ‘only informed in Oct 2020’, instructed police report be made

    1 week ago

    Singapore Catholic figure’s sexual offences in 2005-2007: Archbishop ‘only informed in Oct 2020’, instructed police report be made

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — The head of the Roman Catholic Church in Singapore only learned in October 2020 that a prominent member of a Catholic order here had sexually abused two boys...

  • Singapore: Three months’ jail for man who confronted shopkeeper with samurai sword

    1 week ago

    Singapore: Three months’ jail for man who confronted shopkeeper with samurai sword

    SINGAPORE, May 6 — Following a public brawl with a minimart worker who refused to sell them alcohol, Muhammad Faiz Hamzah and Johanizam Johari returned to the shop, with the...