TNP PICTURE: NG JUN SEN
Mr Lee Seng Meng is among the dedicated people the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports is featuring in a campaign to attract others to be social workers.
The cat was covered with so much glue that only the tiny tuft of white fur between its shut eyes gave you a clue to its colour.
It had been caught on a glueboard trap placed by a pest control company at an HDB bin centre. The board, measuring 1.2m by 1.5m, is used for catching rats.
It fell from the train tracks above, nearly striking his customer on the head.
When the restaurant manager walked out to see what it was, he saw a yellow-coloured claw-shaped metal piece lying in the middle of the road.
TNP PHOTO: Ariffin Jamar
Mr Ibrahim Haladar, 21, a Bangladeshi national working Singapore, was killed in a collision between a lorry and a van along Woodlands Avenue 12 on Sunday night.
The driver and five other passengers were hurt.
PHOTO: ZENG LIWEI
HE RECEIVED an SMS in the middle of the night just after Valentine’s Day.
Mr Zeng Liwei’s childhood friend of over 20 years was going to be a father for the second time in his life – his wife was in labour.
TNP PHOTO ILLUSTRATION: Kua Chee Siong
When the electricity supply in the flat tripped a second time that day, the Indonesian maid opened the front gate to reset the circuit box outside.
She told her husband she wanted to get a boob job in Bangkok.
But Kelvin, 53, a coffee shop assistant, suspected that Lina, 31, was going on the trip with her lover. When she returned three days later, he found out he was right.
They came to Singapore to forge a better life for themselves and their families.
TNP PHOTO: CHOO CHWEE HUA
The Government has enhanced the Special Employment Credit scheme to encourage firms to employ more older Singaporeans. And Mr Felix Huang, chairman of the Singapore Medical Group, says he sees many advantages in doing so.
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