Daily Archives: May 3, 2017

Malaysian female gets assistance from fellow passengers to arrest alleged molester on coach
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

A Malaysian girl, Xin Yan, posted a story on her Facebook account of an alleged sexual attack that she encountered while taking a bus from Singapore back to Malaysia. The post went viral with more than 5,550 shares and 1,650 comments. Ms Yan Read More

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Groupe PSA and nuTonomy form strategic partnership to test Fully Autonomous Vehicles in Singapore
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Paris, France and Boston, Massachusetts – nuTonomy, the leading developer of state-of-the-art software for self-driving cars, and Groupe PSA today announced a strategic partnership through which nuTonomy will seamlessly integrate its sophisticated software system into customized PEUGEOT 3008s for on-road testing of fully autonomous Read More

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Seven hours disruption of train service along DTL due to signalling-related fault at Botanic Gardens Station
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The SBS Transit operated DownTown Line (DTL) experienced service disruption of over seven hours on Wednesday morning due to a signalling fault at its Botanic Garden MRT station. At about 7.41 am on Wednesday (3 May), SBS Transit announced that its was experiencing a Read More

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Chan Chun Sing’s remark on perspective of job irks netizens
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office Chan Chun Sing told Singaporeans that it is more important for students to give meaning to their pursuits instead of searching for meaning in all that they do in life. Speaking at the first session of Temasek Polytechnic’s (TP) Read More

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PwC’s findings on WP Town Council payments may ‘warrant further investigations’ by authorities
By Yasmeen Posted on by Yasmeen 0

Findings by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) regarding the appointment of FM Solutions and Services (FMSS) by the former managing agent of the Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol East Town Council (AHPETC) to manage Punggol-East SMC, has suggested that “it could not be said to be done in the Read More

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Compass One to partner with Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped to celebrate Mother’s Day
By theonlinecitizen Posted on by theonlinecitizen 0

The Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH) will officially be Compass One’s beneficiary, a statement from the mall officially confirmed today. The mall will work with SAVH to provide free massages to shoppers. A first for the mall, SAVH was chosen because Read More

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Two female students arrested for misusing boarding passes at transit area of Changi Airport
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The police arrested two female students, aged 19 and 16, for misusing their boarding passes at the transit area of Changi Airport on 30 April 2017. Preliminary investigations revealed that they had bought the air tickets to meet their idol, a Korean hip Read More

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Driver of car that exploded in Bukit Batok carpark arrested
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

On Tuesday (2 May) night, police announced that the driver of a car exploded in Bukit Batok carpark last week has been arrested. It stated that the explosion, which ripped apart a silver Nissan hatchback, was the result of an act of mischief Read More

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NSP’s Secretary General Lim Tean calls on the govt to implement a minimum wage for a level playing field for Singaporeans
By Yasmeen Posted on by Yasmeen 0

On 1 May 2017, the annual Labour Day event organised by Transitioning.org was braced with seven speakers. The theme for this year’s event was ‘Jobs for Singaporeans first’, with all the speeches revolving around the labour market and prioritising Singaporeans for jobs. Putting Singaporeans first In Read More

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World Press Freedom Day: Investigative journalism, who pays for it in Singapore?
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

Every year, 3 May is a date which celebrates the fundamental principles of press freedom; to evaluate press freedom around the world, to defend the media from attacks on their independence and to pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in Read More

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