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Ex-SCDF boss Peter Lim guilty of corruption: All he had to do was not unzip, judge says

Submitted by riana on June 1, 2013 - 1:14am

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TNP PHOTO: Gavin Foo

Former Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) commissioner Peter Benedict Lim Sin Pang , 53, had insisted that Ms Pang Chor Mui was the one who had initiated the sexual encounter.

Innovative designs win top prizes

Submitted by smong on June 1, 2013 - 1:05am

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TNP PHOTO: Choo Chwee Hua

At the Ngee Ann Polytechnic School of Design & Environment’s Graduation Show 2013 launched on Wednesday, students showed off 49 innovative projects.

Male poly student caught in women's toilet allegedly taking pictures

Submitted by smong on June 1, 2013 - 12:53am

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The teen wore a blonde female wig and sneaked into a women's toilet at Temasek Polytechnic (TP), allegedly taking pictures of the girls there.

But as he tried to leave the toilet, he was confronted by a group of seven girls, two of whom subdued him and pinned him to the wall.

The Online Citizen not affected by licensing scheme for news websites, says MDA

Submitted by Joanne Low on May 31, 2013 - 2:05am

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What about us? That is the question socio-political website The Online Citizen (TOC) is asking in response to the licensing scheme for news websites announced on Tuesday by the Media Development Authority (MDA).

Actor Edmund Chen's e-mail hacked

Submitted by smong on May 31, 2013 - 1:01am

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He drove up and down the Central Expressway for two hours on Tuesday, just to make sure his friends were able to contact him.

Ex-offender writing book to help youth

Submitted by smong on May 31, 2013 - 12:57am

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TNP PHOTO: Nurjannah Zulkifli

From 2000 to 2008, Mr David King was known by his prison number “64635” after he was jailed because of several fights when he was a gang member.

But the 31-year-old is now a motivational speaker and author.

Shanmugam: Shell should have alerted residents sooner

Submitted by riana on May 31, 2013 - 12:56am

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PHOTO: Lianhe Zaobao

The Member of Parliament for Nee Soon GRC, Mr K. Shanmugam (above), yesterday visited a Shell petrol station at Sembawang Road that had a leak in one of the underground fuel tanks on Monday to observe the situation.

ITE graduate first to die from dengue fever this year

Submitted by riana on May 31, 2013 - 12:54am

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TNP PHOTO: Jonathan Choo

Mr Ang Yong Han (above), 20, had just graduated from ITE with very good grades and was looking forward to study at the polytechnic after his national service, which was supposed to start yesterday.

PR-turned-S’pore citizen defends PRs during discussion on housing

Submitted by smong on May 31, 2013 - 12:41am

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PHOTO: ST

The man with his arm in a sling stood out during the discussion on housing affordability.

He defended the permanent residents (PRs), who were often cited as the reason for the increase in prices of HDB resale flats.

Woman wants to punch hit-and-run driver who injured her

Submitted by riana on May 31, 2013 - 12:37am

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TNP PHOTO: Ariffin Jamar

Bedridden with spinal injuries after a hit-and-run incident, a young woman wants to meet the driver responsible for her situation – just so she can punch him.

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