Current Affairs

Malaysian man tries to smuggle in cigarette boxes in between slices of bread

Busting yet another attempt at smuggling in duty-unpaid cigarettes, the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) found 32 packets of cigarette boxes hidden in four loaves of bread on the morning of 8 December. ICA officers saw a traveller at the Arrival Bus Hall carrying four loaves of bread and behaving suspiciously, which prompted them to conduct further checks on him. …

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Singaporean paralympian Theresa Goh featured in tweet by Apple CEO Tim Cook

Apple CEO Tim Cook featured Singaporean athlete Theresa Goh in a tweet yesterday (12 December), describing the paralympian as “ a force inside and outside the pool”. Mr Cook also mentioned loving how Ms Goh uses the Apple Watch in her training. When you bring everything you are to everything you do, it’s amazing what’s possible. Paralympian @theresagoh_ is a …

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Certis APO kicking PMD rider; LTA says that it does not condone any behaviour that deviates from the established rules of engagement

Commenting on the incident where a Certis Cisco Auxillary Police Officer kicked a PMD rider off the road, the Land Transport Authority said in a Facebook post that it does not condone any behaviour that deviates from the established rules of engagement. According to LTA, a team of LTA Active Mobility Enforcement Officers (AMEOs) and APOs was conducting enforcement duties …

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