Neyla Zannia

Three train tracks delayed due to the faulty tracks enraged commuters

SMRT enraged commuters for having three delayed train service due to track fault in two of its lines, the North-South and East-West lines. SMRT tweeted the first fault on 7.54 pm yesterday morning. There was no train service between Boon Lay and Joo Koon due to track fault. [EWL] UPDATE: No train service between #BoonLay and #JooKoon due to a …

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MOM dismantles syndicate which was bringing in illegal workers

Ministry of Manpower (MOM) conducted an island-wide operation, revealing the modus operandi of a syndicate which was involved in bringing foreign workers for illegal employment. The operation which was conducted from 26 to 27 July 2016 lasted for more than 48 hours and took place at several locations including offices, residential units and construction sites. MOM arrested 44 persons during the …

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Upcoming National Day gazetted as Special Event

The Singapore Police Force has declared that the upcoming National Day Parade (NDP) has been gazetted as a Special Event under the Public Order Act. The gazetting of NDP 2016 as a Special Event means additional security restrictions will be applied on the Special Event Area and Special Zone. Special Event Area’ is referring to the Sports Hub and the surrounding areas around …

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Registration of Criminal Act (RCA) in effect on 1 August

The Registration of Criminals (Amendment) Act (RCA) Bill 2016 was introduced for First Reading in Parliament on 29 January, passed on 29 February in Parliament and came to effect on Monday, 1 August 2016. The RCA enables the police to register criminals’ identity by taking and saving their criminal records, fingerprints and photographs along with the DNA information to be used …

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Kind-hearted makcik sweeps floor in front of lift, so people would not fall

Saleemah Ismail shared a picture on her Facebook, featuring her mother sweeping the floor in front of a lift. “Here’s my mother, caught in action, sweeping away the ponding, handbag swinging, at midnight after a late Hari Raya visit,” Saleemah wrote. When asked why her mother has always done it for so many years, she said that she is afraid her …

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PM Lee: His visit and reception in Washington DC

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is currently having an official visit to Washington DC at the invitation of President Obama from 31 July to 5 August 2016. The visit affirms the close relationship between the two countries and it concurs the 50th anniversaries of the diplomatic relations. PM Lee landed at Dulles airport on 1 August and checked in at …

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Singapore may reach 35°C in the next two weeks

Meteorological Service Singapore (MSS) has issued a forecast that the temperature in the country will range between 33°C and 34°C for the next fortnight and on a few days it could even reach 35°C and the weather is expected to be generally warmer and drier. Singapore is expected to see lesser rainfall as compared to the last two weeks and the …

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