Japan man sues all-women’s university for gender discrimination

A young Japanese man who was rejected by an all-women university where he wanted to study nutrition is suing the college over gender discrimination, reports said...

Police officer Darren Wilson speaks about the Michael Brown shooting: "I have a clear conscience."

The police officer, Darren Wilson, who shot dead an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson said that he would not have done anything differently if given the chance.

It was announced yesterday...

Boost for bus commuters in Sengkang, Tampines

Bus interchanges in Sengkang and Tampines will soon be expanded to accommodate more buses and commuters.

Calling a tender for the expansion works, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) said...

Ex-cop accuses another of $50k fraud

A former policeman who is believed to have also been a bodyguard to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, and a special aide to former President S R Nathan, is...

Paedophile speaks up on TV

Hi, my name is Eddie and I am a paedophile.

The British man, aged 39, admitted on camera about his attraction to girls as young as four in a controversial TV programme which was aired in...

HK start moving protesters off streets

Hong Kong police sprayed pro-democracy protesters yesterday and made 80 arrests as they moved in to clear a city street blocked by demonstrators for nearly two months.

Officers in helmets,...

Aljunied food centre stallholder: There are more birds than customers

When the market and food centre at Block 117, Aljunied Avenue 2, reopened in August after renovations, drinks stall owner Cheo Kah Wee was expecting roaring business.

Three months on,...

He'll donate half of his $1,000 TNP Bonus Challenge win to charity

For The New Paper Bonus Challenge jackpot winner K Singgaravelu, scoring $1,000 was a breeze yesterday.

To claim his cash prize, the avid reader of TNP was asked: "What is the oldest bus...

Studying through pregnancy

Halfway through their part-time degree at Kaplan Singapore, two classmates found out they were pregnant.

This meant that the women had to juggle work, family, studies and pregnancy, all at...

Frontman of local band in ICU after stroke

Musician Suffiany Abdullah, 41, from local band Crossover, is in intensive care at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) after suffering a stroke.

Mr Suffiany, better known as Yan Crossover,...

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