Category Archives: General

Myanmar Military, Arakan Army Leaders Held Online Chat Last Month, Says AA

Senior leaders of Myanmar’s military and the rebel Arakan Army held an online conference call late last month to discuss elections and food aid in Rakhine state, contacts aimed at “building trust” during a de facto ceasefire in the western state, a spokesman for AA told RFA on Wednesday. The Nov. 25 online talks, revealed

TWENTY-TWO ARRESTED IN ENFORCEMENT OPERATION AGAINST ILLEGAL GAMBLING AND BETTING ACTIVITIES

On 28 November 2020, Police arrested 15 men and seven women, aged between 28 and 80, during an enforcement operation conducted by Woodlands Police Division in Yishun and Woodlands estates. During the operation, ten men, aged between 47 and 80, were arrested for offences under Betting Act. Another five men and seven women, aged between

APPEAL FOR NEXT-OF-KIN – MR YANG TAI TYE

The Police are appealing for the next-of-kin of 90-year-old Mr Yang Tai Tye to come forward.   Mr Yang had passed away at Blk 632 Hougang Avenue 8 on 26 November 2020.   Anyone with information is requested to call the Police hotline at 1800-255-0000 or submit information online at www.police.gov.sg/iwitness. All information will be

ENFORCEMENT AGAINST AN UNLICENSED PUBLIC ENTERTAINMENT OUTLET

On 26 November 2020, the Police carried out an enforcement operation against an unlicensed public entertainment outlet located along Genting Lane.   The operation was led by Bedok Police Division and supported by officers from the Central Narcotics Bureau and the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority.   During the operation, a total of 13 men and

MAN ARRESTED FOR A SERIES OF E-COMMERCE SCAMS AND CHEATING CASES

The Police have arrested a 64-year-old man for his suspected involvement in a series of e-commerce scams and cheating cases. Between 4 May 2019 and 2 May 2020, the Police received several reports from victims who were purportedly cheated by an online seller who had advertised hotel room tickets at lower prices on Carousell or

WOMAN TO BE CHARGED FOR CULPABLE HOMICIDE NOT AMOUNTING TO MURDER

The Police will be charging a 38-year-old woman on 3 December 2020 with culpable homicide not amounting to murder for her suspected involvement in the death of a 32-year-old man. On 16 May 2020 at about 5.30pm, the Police were alerted to a case of unnatural death involving a 32-year-old man at a multi-storey carpark

Singapore OKs Lab-grown Chicken

It might look like chicken. It might taste like chicken. But it doesn’t come from a chicken, it comes from a lab. For chicken lovers in Singapore, this lab-grown chicken will soon be available in nugget form as the country has given the OK for San Francisco-based startup Eat Just to sell the meat. It