US nurse Nina Pham cured of Ebola

An American nurse who contracted Ebola while caring for a patient in Texas has been declared free of the virus.

She will leave the hospital on Friday.


US man rapes teen girl and baby, infects them with HIV

A US man raped his one-year-old niece and a 14-year-old teen, infecting them with HIV and herpes.

The dastardly crimes were only discovered when...

Thai police officers at the Bangkok beauty clinic where the 24-year-old British woman died after undergoing cosmetic surgery.

British woman, 24, dies during cosmetic surgery in Bangkok

A 24-year-old British woman has died during cosmetic surgery at a clinic in Bangkok.

The Thai police have arrested her surgeon for criminal negligence, officials said on Friday.


President Tony Tan Keng Yam (centre) and his wife Mary walking s through the Palm House Tropical Rainforest at Kew Gardens in West London on Friday,

President Tony Tan visits Royal Botanic Gardens in London

President Tony Tan Keng Yam visited the Royal Botanic Gardens in London on Friday as he wrapped up his state visit to Britain.

Dr Tan toured the gardens, the world’s largest collection of...

Four women arrested for housebreaking, theft in Dempsey, Tanjong Pagar

Police arrested four women on Thursday for housebreaking and theft.

The quartet, aged between 22 and 31, broke into ...

Malaysia Airlines flight MH135 to Brisbane forced to land in Bali after passenger goes into labour

Indonesian media are reporting that Malaysia Airlines flight MH135 en route to Brisbane was forced to land in Bali this afternoon (Oct 24) after a passenger started experiencing labour...

Penang bans foreigners from cooking hawker fare

Penang​'s executive council​ has introduced a new rule for hawkers: Starting 2016, only locals will be allowed to cook local delicacies.


S'pore police arrest man for stealing vehicle from Serangoon carpark

Police arrested a 30-year-old man on Thursday for stealing a motor vehicle.

A man reported his vehicle stolen from a carpark near Serangoon ...

Teenager Christian Faith Benge, who had a heart condition, died last Friday after collapsing in a haunted house.

Teen's heart stops during visit to Haunted House

Teenager Christian Faith Benge, who had a heart condition, died last Friday after collapsing in a haunted house. 

The Ohio girl was with a group of about 100 family members and friends....

Corpse-eating case prompts Pakistan to consider law against cannibalism

As fright-seekers in the United States prepare for Halloween, lawmakers in Pakistan are working to try to prevent their country from producing the world’s next real horror story.

Until now...