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Woman throws out $10k worth of cash by accident

A WOMAN from China said she could not get over the pain of having thrown away a bagful of money, which has been lost since she flung it downstairs by mistake. She had hurled it at... read more

Keppel Club probe reveals $37m loss

SOME $37 million is estimated to have been lost in an alleged membership fraud at Keppel Club, as a result of fake transfers and duping applicants into paying someone else, when... read more

No need for middle finger in ad: MP Baey

AN ADIDAS shoe advertisement with an illustration of a rude hand gesture has become a talking point among netizens, with some slamming it as "distasteful", "vulgar" and "offensive... read more

One in 2 here OK with illegal file-sharing

A SURVEY has found that one in two people think it is not a crime to download files from unauthorised sources or share files illegally. Yet nearly 82 per cent of the 1,002... read more

Aussie blogger lied about having cancer

SYDNEY AN AUSTRALIAN blogger who found fame after claiming she was conquering brain cancer through natural therapy, with her app even getting chosen for the new Apple Watch,... read more

Mystery critters bug Bukit Batok by the thousand

RECENTLY, countless black winged bugs have been swarming into three blocks of flats in Bukit Batok every evening only to drop dead, leaving huge, creepy piles for the residents to... read more

HK unveils plan for 2017 vote, prompting backlash

HONG KONG HONG Kong's government announced yesterday a blueprint for leadership elections that offered no concessions to the city's democracy camp, prompting a backlash from... read more

Jail for ex-sergeant who got untrained NSF to drive jeep

A FORMER master sergeant who ordered a full-time national serviceman (NSF) to drive a jeep when the latter had no valid licence was jailed a total of six months yesterday for the... read more

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Two staff at children's home face abuse charges

TWO workers at a children's home were charged with ill-treating youngsters under their care yesterday. Muhammad Abdul Gani, 26, a Singaporean, was a welfare officer and religious teacher at the Pertapis Children's Home in Kovan Road, while Filipina...



网络下载侵权行为 公众意识有所减弱

国人对保护知识产权的意识比4年前有所减弱,尤其是对网络下载内容的侵权行为,意识不如以往。   新加坡知识产权局去年的调查显示,只有54.9%的受访者意识到,... 更多