ROBBERY SUSPECT ALLEGEDLY USED TOY GUN A KAZAKHSTAN national, 21, was charged with robbery yesterday.
He had allegedly approached a Japanese woman in Claymore Hill on Monday, lifted his clothing to reveal a toy gun tucked at his waist, then demanded her valuables, The Straits Times reported.
JALAN KAYU CLOSURE TO IMPACT 4 BUS SERVICES
CHANGES will be made to certain stops along four SBS Transit bus service routes from Sunday, due to the permanent closure of part of Jalan Kayu.
The affected services are: 50, 86, 103 and 163/163M. Visit www.sbstransit.com.sg for more details.
AVA FOOD FUND GETS $10m BOOST
THE Government has added $10 million to the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority's (AVA's) Food Fund. AVA co-funds research and development in farming technology here, among other things, through the fund.