Daily Archives: July 5, 2020

At Least 34 Dead in Japan Floods; More Rain Expected

Japanese meteorologists are warning residents in Kumamoto, in southwestern Japan, to be on alert for more heavy rain after floods and mudslides left at least 34 dead and dozens either missing or trapped in inundated areas. Forecasters say torrential downpours can be expected all day Monday and Tuesday. Authorities in Kumamoto say many of the

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The Police are appealing for any information on the whereabouts of 25-year-old Mr Koh Wei Xiong, who was last seen in the vicinity of Blk 209 Boon Lay Place on 2 July 2020 at about 6am. Anyone with information is requested to call the Police hotline at 1800-255-0000 or submit information online at www.police.gov.sg/iwitness .

POLICE STATEMENT ON REPORTS LODGED AGAINST A CANDIDATE CONTESTING IN THE GENERAL ELECTION 2020

In response to media queries, the Police confirm that two reports have been lodged on 4 and 5 July 2020 against Raeesah Khan, a candidate contesting in the General Election 2020, in relation to comments allegedly made by her on social media. She allegedly commented that Singapore law enforcement authorities discriminated against citizens, and that

MAN ARRESTED FOR DAMAGING ELECTION POSTERS\

The Police have arrested a 48-year-old man for allegedly damaging election posters. On 4 July 2020 at about 9.40am, the Police received a report that the People’s Action Party’s (PAP) election posters had been damaged in the vicinity of Woodlands Street 13. Officers from Woodlands Police Division investigated and established the identity of the man