Daily Archives: 2015-11-25

Court of Appeal rules that detention of alleged match-fixer is “unlawful”

The Court of Appeal freed businessman and alleged match-fixing mastermind Dan Tan Seet Eng from detention under the Criminal Law (Temporary Provisions) Act* on Wednesday. Tan had been detained since October 2013. On 23 May 2013, Hungarian prosecutors indicted Tan in absentia, aong with 44 others following a four-year investigation into match-fixing. The indictment specified the rigging of 32 games in Hungary, …

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White Ribbon SG invites men to speak out on violence against women

25 November is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, and We Can! Singapore is launching a local chapter of the White Ribbon campaign. Originating in Canada, the White Ribbon Campaign is a global movement which unites men and boys in working towards an end to violence against women and girls. White Ribbon Week (25 November to 1 December) will …

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