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Heated argument on MRT over priority seat

May 28, 2013 - 10:46pm


What started as a good deed by one man turned into a yelling match between two others, and it ended with one of them spitting at the other thrice.

The confrontation was filmed by Mr Istar Sulaiman on his mobile phone.

Initial probe showed no foul play in Todd's death

May 28, 2013 - 1:12am


He had allegedly painted, for the family of the late Shane Todd, an elaborate picture of how Dr Todd hanged himself - with nuts and bolts, ropes and pulleys.

When that scenario appeared false, the Investigation Officer (IO) offered them three more explanations.

They want to help others

May 28, 2013 - 1:08am


TNP PHOTO: Benjamin Seetor

Mr Theodore Koh, 21, wants to do more with his life and help the needy get of out of the poverty cycle.

Tattoo studio owner loves the way S'pore has evolved

May 28, 2013 - 1:06am


TNP PHOTO: Theodora D’Cruz

He dropped out of school, never completed his O levels and got his first tattoo at 15.

Manhunt for teen suspected to have killed Singaporean in Philippines

May 28, 2013 - 12:46am


A Singaporean businessman was found dead in his home on Sunday in Philippines.

Fifty-year-old Peter Lee Choi Ping was found dead by his driver with a wound at the back of his neck.

The Big Picture: Sunrise and shine

May 28, 2013 - 12:34am


PICTURE: Liew Tong Leng

Mr Liew Tong Leng was at Changi Beach to photograph the sunrise in March when he saw this glowing sight.

As the sun emerged from behind the clouds, it lit up the beach as a man with fishing nets was walking across it.

Change in Deepavali date prompts revision of O-level exam schedule

May 28, 2013 - 12:28am


The Secondary 4 student thought she would be spending her Deepavali holiday studying at home for her O-level exams.

Instead, Geetha Meyyappan can get a short break for Deepavali after a revision to the exam schedule, following a change to the date of the Hindu festival.

Meet Singapore's first female Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police

May 28, 2013 - 12:26am



As a young girl, she watched her granduncle get involved in local elections.

It was a sign of things to come.

Bag's-eye view of Changi Airport

May 27, 2013 - 1:03am



Baggage handling at Singapore’s Changi Airport is consistently rated among the world’s best.

Costing $140 million to install, the high-tech system at Terminal 3 can handle 10,400 bags per hour.

Heated exchange on previous trip lands Singaporean in Philippine jail for 2 weeks

May 27, 2013 - 12:56am


TNP PHOTO: Zaihan Mohamed Yusof

Early last year, he had an altercation with an immigration officer in the Philippines when his Filipino wife-to-be had a problem leaving for Singapore for their wedding.


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