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18 Y.O. TRAUMATIZED AFTER COLLEAGUE MOLESTS HIM DURING MASSAGE

An 18 year-old boy was molested by a former colleague in the toilet of the hotel where he worked at. He became so affected by the incident that he stopped work shortly after the incident. The 35 year-old Malaysian culprit, Uthaiya Ravinanthan Ramalingam, was sentenced to 9 months jail and 3 strokes of the cane. He was accompanied in court by his wife.

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INTERN KENA SCOLD FOR EATING FOOD OFFERED BY COLLEAGUE & COMPANY

I was an intern with this ang moh firm. We always have this impression that the ang moh culture is open but my internship has proved that this is not true of all ang moh firms.

Example 1
One morning, one of the permanent staff stepped into office and announced that she had bought some chocolates from her holiday and she will leave them in the shared fridge for everyone to try. She gestured that we interns should try it too so my classmate and I took a piece of chocolate each.

By 4pm, we could hear some ruckus coming from the pantry area. We went to take a look. Turns out the lady was asking how come the chocolates are finishing already. Another of the permanent staff, the sort that you would always see hanging around the pantry area and forever munching something sort of person, glared accusingly at my classmate and I. She said, "Must be those interns lah... Dunno how to automatic."

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PAP SUPPORTER SAYS YOUNG SINGAPOREANS HAVE "DANGEROUS SENSE OF ENTITLEMENT"

I saw this comment on PAP minister Mr Tan Chuan Jin's facebook page. I thought I should share it as it shows how out of touch the ministers and their supporters are from the realities of today's world. She says that 20 years ago (so long liao still stuck in olden days), she took up an internship with SPH for no pay, but was very happy even though she was only asked to make coffee and run errands. She compared herself to young Singaporeans today, who have to slog harder, work longer hours and compete with FTs, and say that young people these days have a "dangerous sense of entitlement".

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These 10 Internships Pay More Than Your Job Does

Brace yourself. The amount these interns are raking in is enough to make you spit out your coffee. Glassdoor.com, a platform for employees to anonymously share the perks and pitfalls of their workplace, just released its 2014 list of the highest paying internships. Unsurprisingly, the majority of them are in tech and in the San Francisco Bay Area. Check out which companies made the top 10 and what their interns had to say about their experience:

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