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The Dastardly Fall of M Ravi: His Unforgiveable Behaviour in Prabagaran’s Case
By The Online Citizen Posted on by The Online Citizen 0

Last updated on July 17th, 2017 at 02:55 pmTOC Editorial M Ravi was once famed for his brilliant oratorical skills and taking on cases that many shy away from. These days, he is more commonly known for his buffoonish behaviour and baseless tirades Read More

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Han Hui Hui apologised for scandalising the Singapore Courts by publishing video and Facebook posts
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Blogger Han Hui Hui has apologised and removed several of her online posts that accused the Singapore Courts of being politically motivated in convicting and sentencing her. In response, the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) said it would not pursue contempt of court charges against Read More

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Lee Kuan Yew’s estate files application to appeal against High Court order
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

The estate of Lee Kuan Yew, the first Prime Minister of Singapore, has filed an application to the High Court for consent to appeal against court orders in a case involving the late Mr Lee’s oral history transcripts. On behalf of the estate, Read More

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EU Lawmakers is trying (again) to make Google Pay for Google News
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Last updated on September 16th, 2016 at 10:58 pmThe European Commission (EU) is proposing a law that would let news publishers across the EU charge companies like Google for reproducing parts of their articles. Fortune News reported on 31 August, that a similar Read More

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Inconsistencies were found in Yang testimonies for the S$1.1 million misappropriation
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Yang Yin took the stand for the second day during his criminal breach of trust trial on Wednesday (3 August), but the prosecutors found that many of his testimonies were untrue. The former China tour guide was charged for misappropriating S$1.1 million from Read More

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MOM dismantles syndicate which was bringing in illegal workers
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

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 Read More

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Registration of Criminal Act (RCA) in effect on 1 August
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

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 Read More

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Traffic Police clarifies what conditions constitute illegal use of cellphone while driving
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

The Traffic Police at a dialogue session with taxi drivers last month have made certain over the question of whether it is an offence for motorists to use their cellphones while their vehicles are stationary at a traffic light. Superintendent Louis Loke, Head (Operations Read More

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Surgeon at Raffles Hospital convicted of “professional misconduct”
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

A doctor at Raffles Hospital has been convicted of professional misconduct and suspended for six months. He was convicted in High Court yesterday (27 July) for failure to comply with the “applicable standard of conduct” in the management of a patient. The patient, Read More

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Singapore to enhance money laundering controls amid 1MDB-linked probe
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Singapore’s central bank said it will enhance controls against money laundering and take swift action against banks, after the findings that financial institutions in the city-state handled money flows linked to Malaysian state fund, 1MDB. Mr Ravi Menon, managing director of the Monetary Read More

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