Daily Archives: 2017-01-30

    SAF Terrex ICVs back in the Republic
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) has announced that the nine Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Terrex Infantry Carrier Vehicles (ICVs) and other equipment have arrived in Singapore today (30 January) at 2.40pm and will be transported to an SAF Camp for post-training administration. It said Read More

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    Man charged for murder of wife and daughter at Woodlands
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    A 41-year-old man, Singaporean Teo Ghim Heng, was charged in court on Monday (30 January) with the murder of his wife and daughter on the first day of Chinese New Year (28 January). A 39-year-old woman and 4-year-old girl were found laying motionless Read More

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    Motorcyclist in stable condition after hit and run incident along PIE
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    An unknown car driver knocked into a motorcyclist without slowing in the early hours of 30 January 2017 along PIE (Tuas) near Eng Neo Exit 22. A video from a netizen, Khairi Jumali, posted in Beh Chia Lor Facebook showed that the car Read More

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    Chee Hong Tat: MediaCorp brings good quality news and entertainment programme to Singaporeans
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    During a visit to MediaCorp on Saturday (28 January), Minister of State at the Ministry of Communications and Information, Chee Hong Tat  said that he thanks MediaCorp for bringing good quality news and entertainment programmes to Singaporeans. “With news and entertainment shifting online, Read More

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    Fire incident at two-storey house along Stirling Road
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    A fire incident happened at 57 Stirling Road about 4:50pm yesterday (29 Jan). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was alerted to the fire and immediately dispatched 2 fire engines, 1 Red Rhino, 2 fire bikes, 1 support vehicle and an ambulance to Read More

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    Media reports on rail reliability that don’t make much sense
    By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

    I was flabbergasted when I read the article by Straits Times, “Train disruptions caused by track circuit failures, unrelated to sleeper replacement: SMRT”. From a commuter’s perspective – what does it matter to us – whether the delays since the year started – Read More

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    News about MRT has turn from “meaningless statistics” to “meaningless words”
    By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

    Train disruptions caused by track circuit failures, unrelated to sleeper replacement I refer to the article “Train disruptions caused by track circuit failures, unrelated to sleeper replacement: SMRT” (Straits Times, Jan 29). The article states that disruptions on the East-West MRT line earlier this Read More

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