M'sian teacher-rapist who attacked student loses appeal, 15-year jail term remains

He raped his student in a teachers’ quarters three years ago.

When he tried to fight the 15-year jail sentence, the Court of Appeal said no.

Ahmad Shukran Ramli had appealed against...

Man behind 'I want to touch a dog' event says sorry, gets 'severe death threats'

He's the man behind the controversial 'I Want To Touch A Dog' event last Sunday (Oct 19).

This morning, Syed Azmi Abhalshi (pic) held a...

Here's what Queen Mariah thinks of the S'pore show last night

She came, she saw and she conquered (her lambs' hearts).

Pop diva Mariah Carey's The Elusive Chanteuse Show at the National Stadium last night...

He poses as teacher to touch her

Over the past 30 years, Quek Yah Chiang has repeatedly molested children and young people.

Two years ago, a 13-year-old girl suffering from moderate mental retardation became his fourth...

Woman's $5 haircut ends up costing her $5,000

She had gone into the salon for a $5 haircut.

But over a period of seven months, Madam Betty Chia, 62, ended up paying $5,000 for hair treatments to the New Station Beauty and Hair Salon in...

CDAC to help more families

The Chinese Development Assistance Council (CDAC) raised $17.8 million for its Endowment Fund, it was announced at a charity dinner last night.

In addition to this, the Government will give...

Han, Ngerng face two charges each

Bloggers Han Hui Hui and Roy Ngerng, who led a Sept 27 protest that disrupted a charity carnival, will face two charges of causing a public nuisance and staging a demonstration at Hong Lim Park...

Marina Bay Cruise Centre upgraded

The operator of the Marina Bay Cruise Centre has completed an upgrade of facilities and services to make arrivals and departures more pleasant for holidaymakers.

The enhancements include a...

Contractor owes $504,501 in GST

A renovation contractor who failed to register for goods and services tax (GST) has to pay a total of $504,501 in backdated taxes and penalty.

Chong Wee Keng, who owned D'Esprit Design and...

HDB, private property prices fall further

Housing Board resale prices continued to fall in the third quarter of the year, as more flats changed hands.

The HDB resale price index fell 1.7 per cent, down for the fifth straight...

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