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  • Man dies in accident involving two lorries on AYE, one driver arrested December 16, 2018
    SINGAPORE - One man died and another has been arrested after an accident between two lorries on the Ayer Rajah Expressway (AYE) late on Friday night (Dec 14). In response to queries, the police said that they were alerted to the accident on the AYE towards the Marina Coastal Expressway at 11.37pm. A 29-year-old passenger […]
    Tee Zhuo
  • Hospital staff host engagement ceremony to fulfil terminal lung cancer patient's wish December 16, 2018
    SINGAPORE - He proposed to her last month while she was by his bed in the hospital ward, despite having breathing difficulties from his illness. On Saturday (Dec 15), Mr Pang Ming Kwong, 58, who has terminal lung cancer, exchanged engagement rings with his fiancee, Ms Koh Soh Kuan, 49. They did so at Mount […]
    Choo Yun Ting
  • AVA recalls frozen raw pork from the Netherlands after Salmonella outbreak December 15, 2018
    SINGAPORE - Batches of imported Dutch frozen raw pork are being recalled here after warnings of a Salmonella outbreak. The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) said on Friday (Dec 14) that the foodborne outbreak of Salmonella Goldcoast is suspected to be linked to the consumption of pork products from a single slaughterhouse in the Netherlands. […]
    Tee Zhuo
  • No links found between food poisoning cases; strong evidence of 'severe contamination' in Mandarin Orchard case December 15, 2018
    SINGAPORE - There are no links between the string of food poisoning outbreaks at Mandarin Orchard Hotel, FoodTalks Caterer and Manufacturer, Tung Lok Millennium and Spize Restaurant at River Valley Road, the authorities said on Friday (Dec 14). In a joint statement, the Ministry of Health (MOH), National Environment Agency (NEA) and Agri-Food and Veterinary […]
    Tiffany Fumiko Tay
  • Aljunied-Hougang Town Council says MND's statement on its financial statement is 'selective and incomplete' December 15, 2018
    SINGAPORE - The Ministry of National Development (MND) was "selective and incomplete" in its statement on Aljunied-Hougang Town Council's (AHTC) qualified financial statement, said the town council on Friday evening (Dec 14). AHTC was the only one of 16 town councils to receive a qualified financial statement from its external auditor, which MND said was […]
    Linette Lai
  • Couple's missing winning 4-D ticket found and returned by Nanyang Polytechnic student December 15, 2018
    SINGAPORE - Thinking it was a piece of litter no one wanted, he picked up the 4-D ticket from the floor of the bus to throw it away as he prepared to alight. But the bus bin was full and, after taking another look at the ticket, Nanyang Polytechnic student Bryan Lee found that it […]
    Goh Yan Han
  • Mannequin on Clementi HDB ledge gets to stay for Christmas after town council gives nod December 15, 2018
    SINGAPORE - A mannequin standing on the ledge of a Housing Board flat in Clementi will get to stay for Christmas. Mr Philip Sobrielo Gene put up the mannequin as part of Christmas decorations outside his mother's flat, but was told by Jurong-Clementi Town Council earlier this week to remove them due to safety concerns. […]
    Timothy Goh