Daily Archives: 2016-01-09

Traction fault causes service disruption on NSL and detraining of passengers on tracks

A traction fault along North-South Line on Saturday evening, caused the train service to be disrupted for close to two hours between Woodlands and Kranji MRT stations in both directions. [NSL]: No train service between #Woodlands and #Kranji in both directions. Free bus are available. — SMRT Corporation (@SMRT_Singapore) January 9, 2016 At 5.47pm, Train operator, SMRT announced on its …

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Has principle of “innocent until proven guilty” fallen wayside?

By Ghui “Innocent until proven guilty” is a phrase that is often bandied about. From popular cop shows on TV to courtroom dramas on the silver screen, this phrase has been repeated over and over again. While we are all familiar with the words, have we become desensitised to the true significance of those four words? It is human nature …

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50 year-old man arrested for appearing naked near the States Court

A 50-year-old man was arrested for appearing nude in public, along Upper Cross Street beside where the State Courts stand. In a statement on Saturday, the police said they received a call on Friday at about 10.27am requesting for assistance at Upper Cross Street. The police stated that the man was arrested for the offence of appearing nude in a …

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