Police arrest 18 people during anti-loan sharking blitz

Police arrested 18 people for their suspected involvement in loan sharking activities in three separate cases this week.

In the first case, ...

113 suspected drug offenders arrested during two operations this week

The Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) arrested 113 suspected drug offenders and seized drugs worth more than $163,000 during two separate operations...

More than 260 music performers bring joy to hospital patients

The Singapore General Hospital (SGH) Campus came alive with the sound of music on Friday (Oct 31) for MusicFest at SGH 2014.

The entire SGH campus was transformed into a huge performance...

Want to tickle a lion's tummy? Visit this zoo in Chile

Ever wanted to tickle the belly of a lion? Or touch its menacing claws?

A zoo in Chile gives visitors a chance to get up close and personal...

Father allegedly has disabled infant daughter buried alive

Police in north China's Shanxi Province have detained a man, identified as Wang, on Thursday (Oct 30) for allegedly having his disabled newborn buried while she was alive. 

According to...

China executes man who killed toddler after quarrel over parking space

A Chinese man who killed a two-year-old girl after a row with her mother over a parking space was executed on Friday, a Beijing court said.

Han Lei was convicted of taking the child from...

Ex-guide in tussle over widow's $40m assets charged with falsifying company's accounts

Former China tour guide Yang Yin was charged in court on Friday for falsifying the accounts of his company.

This is the latest drama involving Yang, who is embroiled in a legal tussle over...

Smoke billows from a building at at Mid-Continent Airport shortly after a twin-turbo airplane crashed into a building killing several people including the pilot in Wichita Kansas.

US plane crashes into FlightSafety building, killing three in a flight simulator

Four people were killed, including the pilot, and five injured when a small airplane crashed into a building at Mid-Continent Airport in Wichita on Thursday, setting off an explosion and huge...

Malaysian woman's dying words were: ‘My boyfriend stabbed me’

Just before she died, her finals words to her brother and a friend was the name of the attacker who had stabbed her brutally.

Hours later,...

American who was jailed in N Korea gets job back - but with one condition

An Ohio man detained in North Korea for nearly half a year got his job back with a city agency, but on condition he not travel again to a country where he could be easily detained, his attorney...

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