Daily Archives: 2010-08-21

Click Five concert – who is telling the truth?

My Paper, 20 August 2010: According to concert-goers my paper spoke to, the Celebration at Marina Bay free concerts organised by the Singapore Youth Olympic Games Organising Committee (SYOGOC) were poorly attended on Sunday. The SYOGOC is contesting this, saying that 3,500 of the 5,000 seats were filled by the time Boston band The Click Five played. My Paper, 17 …

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The innocent man who was nearly hanged

From Yawning Bread: The prosecution’s case against Zainal Kuning appeared watertight. They had a confession from him that he had stabbed to death Ang Chye, 65, a caretaker of a Yishun coffeeshop, on 2 February 1989, in what was alleged to be a bungled burglary. Zainal fit the profile of a likely burglar — a manual labourer, aged 30. He …

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