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FOREIGN WORKER LOSES APPEAL AGAINST LIFE SENTENCE FOR MURDER

A Bangladeshi construction worker, who was convicted of murder, had escaped the hangman’s noose — but he still wanted to appeal against the sentence, which will see him being locked away behind bars for life. However, the court, led by Judge of Appeal Andrew Phang, dismissed Kamrul’s appeal, saying that his sentence could not be reduced as it was the “minimum” punishment for his charge.

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10 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT MICHELLE CHONG

Her very first movie role was a tiny one in Singaporean filmmaker Kelvin Tong’s Eating Air in 1999. ‘He was my great, great, great… grand senior in VJC (Victoria Junior College), and during my theater graduation piece, my college lecturer invited some of his older students. He remembered me, and when he made his movie six or seven years later, he contacted me. I went for an audition, we work-shopped some stuff, and that was it.’

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