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If you suffer a permanent incapacity while working, you can get compensated. If you die while working, your dependents can get compensated.
The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has been paying for the accommodation of some foreign workers here, and this has raised some eyebrows.
Why use taxpayers' money this way, some ask?
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THEY are so precious to her that they are kept in their original plastic packaging, to be taken out of storage and admired occasionally.
TNP PHOTO: Gary Goh
THE law lecturer allegedly involved in a sex-for-grades scandal will not be leaving Singapore after all.
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He had engaged the services of an underage Vietnamese sex worker – one young enough to be his daughter.
But Wee Lian Kee’s family members still stood by him despite his crime.
Madam Lee Seok Yan (above, right), 58, a cashier, was cheated out of $4,300 by her own daughter.
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After two unsuccessful scholarship applications, Mr Lim Wei Zhong thought he would never be able to get a scholarship.
TNP PHOTO ILLUSTRATION: Ariffin Jamar
A female server of a Clarke Quay restaurant-bar was helping a female customer when she felt someone grab her right buttock.
TNP PHOTO: Choo Chwee Hua
He has been in and out of drug rehabilitation centres and jail for various offences since he was a teenager.
They are both courier drivers and they were doing their rounds in the Shenton Way area.
The similarities do not end there.
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