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5 hrs ago | The Straits Times
The mob involved in the Little India riot attacked emergency vehicles that were responding to the fatal accident between a private bus and a person at the junction of Race Course Road and Hampshire Road, said the Singapore Civil Defence Force on Monday.
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5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
The Singapore Civil Defence Force said 18 casualties, including four SCDF personnel, were sent to Tan Tock Seng Hospital as a result of the riot in Little India.
10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
The PAP Resolution 2013 is the result of several rounds of engagement with party activists, Members of Parliament and members of the PAP's Central Executive Committee .
Singapore's central bank has called on financial institutions to tighten up cyber security after a database on elite customers of Standard Chartered Bank was compromised.
The largely Anglophile Singapore is an anomaly in South-East Asia. It has staunch connections with the US and Israel , and a network of varied corporate interests all around the world .
Clearer regulations are needed to support people who are blind who use guide dogs, said Law Minister K. Shanmugam yesterday.
This month I travel around the equator monitoring trends in Bali-o-philia, that rampant virus that has captured the imagination of the tropical world-its spas, its used furniture shops and its amateur gardeners.
A new study suggests that women with prenatal depression is linked with stress reactivity and vulnerability for mood anxiety disorders their children and that interventions targeting maternal depression should begin early in pregnancy.
The annual River Hongbao will extend from 9 to 11 days this year, and will straddle over two weekends.
SINGAPORE: Commuters can enjoy free rides on stage 1 of Singapore's Downtown Line rail network on Saturday, December 7, in an "Open House" event ahead of the official opening on December 22. Stage 2's stations and tunnels are about 70 per cent finished, and on track for completion by mid-2016.
Standard Chartered Plc said data from some of its private banking clients were stolen in Singapore after the city-state's police found bank statements on a laptop seized from an alleged hacker.
Nowhere are governments keeping a closer eye on China 's latest move to press its territorial claims than in Southeast Asia .
National Parks Board chief executive officer Tan Wee Kiat placing a plaque to mark the Vandaenopsis Nelson Mandela orchid, a hybrid named after Mr Mandela , while Board chairman Tan Keong Choon applauds.
A suite of healthcare solutions related to falls and dementia has been jointly developed by Khoo Teck Puat Hospital and Ngee Ann Polytechnic.
Experts have observed that children of depressed parents are at an increased risk of developing depression themselves - presumably a combination of both genetic and environmental factors.