A fire broke out late on Wednesday night at Geylang, engulfing two shophouses in the process. The fire first broke out at the building at Geylang Lorong 14, at about 8:35pm, and the fire was so huge that twelve emergency vehicles and 70 firefighters were deployed to the scene, The area was also cordoned off by the police to facilitate the firefighting.
Pritam Singh, of course responded in a class manner, just wishing the Assoc Prof a Happy Fathers Day and best wishes for him and his team. And, to further show proof what a class man he is, Pritam's own Facebook post chose to highlight how a father's sacrifice is all it takes sometimes for someone to make it big.
Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim was on his once every two (or four) years walkabout at his Nee Soon GRC ward when he chanced upon WP MP Mr Pritam Singh at the very same location also doing his walkabout.
Now, Pritam is an MP for the Aljunied ward, but seeing as he is the WP leader, it was not a surprise to see him grace a WP walkbaout at Nee Soon.
A Chinese man, who was caught scrawling graffiti on walls and pillars around the Geylang area has been sentenced to 13 months jail and 9 strokes of the cane. Among the graffiti he scrawled were also racist words like "Malay Mati" at the Geylang area, which is predominantly an area where most Malays congregate for shopping and marketing.
A 28 year old man, who was a a Sergeant with the Singapore Police Force, died on Sunday night of gunshot wounds to his head, the Police have confirmed on Monday. The 28 year old police sergeant was found with gunshot wounds to his head at Yishun North Neighbourhood Police Centre (NPC).
The visitor of the Canopy Park, who went by the name June Neo, posted on Facebook on 15 June to share her painful experience at the Manulife Sky Nets located at the topmost level of Jewel Changi Airport. She apparently cut her hand badly at the attraction, die to the tough ropes at the Sky Net.
Police have conformed that four women had been arrested after a police report were made against them fighting a group of two men and a woman at a bak kut teh in Balestier. A video of the women creating a public nuisance there have been circulating online, although no explanation as tho what made the women attack the group have been made public.
A serial molester has gone back to prison, just five months after he was released from jail for a molest case. Aw Soon Heng, a Singaporean, this time struck again at the opening day of Jewel Changi Airport. The 33 year old serial molester had been working as a kitchen cleaner at a restaurant in Jewel.
The family of Mr Shaun Tung, a security guard at rooftop bar 1-Altitude, is seeking answers on how he fell into a construction hole and died. According to his colleagues who saw the incident, Tung, 26, was apparently trying to keep out two customers of the bar from a barricaded area.
A shop along Selegie Road looks unsuspectingly always closed for business, with its store front quiet and no one seems to be inside the shop. However, if you are a male and happen to walk pass the shop alone, the massage parlour would suddenly spring to life, with doors being opened, and a woman would come out of the shop to greet that solitary man and try to get the man to come inside.