GOODBYE: Pastor Lau Chin Kwee with his then 6-year-old son and wife Lau Foong Ngee in a photo taken in 2009. TNP FILE PICTURE
A man who killed a teenager by setting him on fire at his 18th birthday party has been sentenced to 3-and-1/2 years in jail.
The accused, Jordan Sheard, 20, was sentenced in South Yorkshire, England.
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A mother from Porirua, New Zealand went shopping and left her baby alone in a car with a note telling other carpark users to call her if there were any issues.
The note caught the attention of disbelieving passers-by, who called her and waited next to the car until she returned.
When his family refused to listen to his long lecture about the world coming to an end, he decided to take matters into his own hands.
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The 22-year-old man who had his nose slashed off in an attack on Friday morning last week had it reattached after a 19 hour-long operation.
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Some Singaporeans, like manager Chris Chia, are worried if the latest cooling measures will dampen property prices when they sell their flats.
TNP PHOTO: Nurjannah Zulkifli
Her two older brothers Ambrose and Aloysius Lim suffer from a rare inherited eye condition which affects their central vision. Called Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy, even spectacles cannot help.
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Singapore’s first Pet Idol Competition at Serangoon Community Club yesterday attracted more than 2,000 animal enthusiasts and their pets.
TNP PHOTO: GARY GOH
Madam Clara Roberts, 76, said she was abused by her husband before getting a divorce 50 years ago.
She started life afresh as a single mother with her three sons and took on whatever odd jobs she could.
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