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Ming Yi donates kidney to stranger

MING Yi, the former head of Ren Ci Hospital, has donated his kidney to a stranger in need, a report said. The 53-year-old Buddhist monk went for an operation on Monday, and both... read more

From hotel stay to 82-hour nightmare

A survivor of the earthquake in Nepal being stretchered away by a French rescue team yesterday, after being rescued from the wreckage of a Kathmandu hotel in which he had been... read more

Executions necessary in war on drugs: Indonesia

JAKARTA INDONESIA yesterday staunchly defended its execution of seven foreigners, including two Australians, as an "unpleasant" thing to do but a vital front of its "war" on drugs... read more

Widower and stepdaughter reunited

HE RAISED his grandsons by himself, accepting help from a charitable policewoman for two years, but now his stepdaughter is out from prison and can look after him. Shin Min Daily... read more

HK hunts for six kidnappers fleeing with $5m

HONG KONG HONG Kong yesterday conducted a citywide manhunt in an effort to nab six men who were on the run with a HK$28 million (S$4.8 million) ransom received from kidnapping a... read more

Ng Teng Fong hospital opens on June 30

THE Ng Teng Fong General Hospital in Jurong will open its doors to patients on June 30 - six months later than originally scheduled due to construction delays. With a staff of 3,... read more

47-year-old grandma dies, leaving family a heartwarming surprise

A YOUNG and resilient grandmother has died from cancer, leaving behind two daughters and a grandson - as well as a video of her telling them to be good and strong after she was... read more

SCDF probes dormitory-rampage videos

THE Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has assured the public that it will "leave no stone unturned" in investigating two videos circulating online that show its personnel... read more

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Record $9.6m penalty for insider trading

THE biggest penalty ever handed down for insider trading here has been levied against the brother of a prominent businessman. Lim Oon Cheng will pay a civil penalty of $9.597 million for breaches of the Securities and Futures Act. The amount...



5名赴尼泊尔国人仍失联 搭军机国人昨日平安抵新

本新加坡外交部仍在极力联系在尼泊尔地震后仍失去音讯的5名新加坡人,其余曾向外交部登记前往尼泊尔的约200名新加坡人已经取得联系。   ... 更多