Daily Archives: 2016-08-23

    AVA issues recall on “Just Drink – Milk Tea”
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    On 23 August 2016, Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) released a statement which said that it has worked with the importer of “Just Drink – Milk Tea” to recall the product, as it contains the ingredient L-theanine. The statement said that Read More

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    State funeral arrangement for Singapore’s Sixth and longest-serving President, S R Nathan
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    The Prime Minister Office (PMO) has announced the funeral arrangements for the late president Mr S R Nathan on Monday (22 August). The sixth and longest-serving president of the country passed away on Monday (22 August) at 9.48 pm at Singapore General Hospital Read More

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    Singapore leaders share their grief over the passing of former President S R Nathan
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    S. R. Nathan, the country’s sixth and longest-serving president passed away at the age of 92 on Monday (22 August) at the Singapore’s General Hospital, according to a statement from the Prime Minister’s Office. In light of the news of his passing, Singapore political Read More

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    SDP noted that a lift was unrepaired for 2 months and it was repaired the next day
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) candidate for Holland-Bukit Timah GRC Paul Tambyah along with his SDP colleagues from the Ground Operations Unit visited the residents living in Blk 150 Petir Road to have a conversation on 16 August. Dr Tambyah wrote that one of Read More

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    Radio Hang in Batam denies airing extremist sermons as claimed by MHA
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    BATAM – Indonesian Batam radio station, Radio Hang, denies airing extremist sermons after Singapore news linked it to the radicalisation of two men arrested in Singapore, who allegedly planned to join the Islamic State group. On Saturday (20 August) and Monday (22 August) Read More

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    Belgian expatriate sentenced 5 years in jail for taking the life of his own son
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    A Belgian expatriate, Philippe Marcel Guy Graffart, was sentenced 5 years in jail for killing his own 5-year-old son on 5 October 2015 between 9 pm and 10.17 pm. The 42-year-old man pleaded guilty early this month to a charge of a culpable Read More

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