Daily Archives: 2014-03-28

Man and Toddler Found Motionless in Yishun

By Tiffany Gwee A 40-year-old man and his one-year-old daughter were found lying motionless on a grass patch near the bottom of Block 280 in Yishun Street 22 yesterday morning. A loud thud was heard by many residents who were nearby and a lady reportedly tried to perform Cardiopulmonary resuscitation on the child who seemed unconscious. Soon after, an ambulance …

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Ministry helping to recruit foreigners from overseas?

By Leong Sze Hian It has been reported that voluntary welfare organisations (VWOs) are looking to recruit social workers from Hong Kong and Taiwan as Singapore look to develop professionals to meet the increasing needs of the sector. 14% of Health Ministry’s social workers are foreigners? In the report by Channel News Asia on 28th March, it is revealed by …

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Second riot in 4 months, 35 arrested

Initially reported as a brawl between some South Asian men, the bust-up which took place at a dormitory for foreign workers in Kaki Bukit Avenue 3 on Tuesday has now been classified as a riot by the police. The men are reported to be residents of the dormitories there. It is believed that the two groups of men, from Bangladesh …

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