Tag Archives: Strike

UNREASONABLE MAN INSISTS NOT TO PAY FARE UNLESS BUS DRIVER SPEAKS ENGLISH

A SMRT bus driver was accused of stopping the bus for a prolonged period just so that he could get 2 kids to pay the fare. Their family member complained that he went on strike by stopping the bus and failing to communicate in English. However, a netizen stepped up to defend the bus captain by saying that the kids' father was being unreasonable and had refused another passenger who tried to translate for him. The complainant has since chickened out.

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LIGHTNING STRIKE CAUSES DEBRIS AT STEVENS RD

A huge part of a wall around Stevens Road was struck by a lightning at mid-afternoon today. The lightning strike caused the wall to break off, spewing bricks and debris all across the road. Our reader said he heard a crack before getting hit on the neck by a brick fragment. He was on the way home and was shocked to see it happen. A police patrol unit was inspecting the damage and so far no injuries have been reported yet. Scary siol.

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HOW TO STRIKE 4D ON A VERY REGULAR BASIS

There’s a person in Malaysia who claims that he has a winning formula, based solely on maths, that allows one to win in every gambling table. How true is that? Maths have proven again and again that the house always wins—it is an absolute, if not we would not have seen casinos raking in millions of profits every year and that the jackpot room in a country club always contributing to almost 90% of the profits in a club. Well, based on this, there’s apparently a way for one to strike 4D on a very regular basis.

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PROTEST AT JOHOR CHECKPOINT BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN INSTIGATED BY TWO BUS DRIVERS

The protest by factory bus drivers at the Bangunan Sultan Iskandar Customs, Immigration and Quarantine (CIQ) Complex, Johor Baru on Friday morning may have been instigated by two drivers, several news portals reported. According to reports, the two drivers blocked the bus lane heading towards Singapore, forcing many to walk across the Causeway. It is believed that the protest was staged to voice dissatisfaction over the new toll charges which came into effect on Friday.

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MALAYSIAN BUS DRIVERS STAGE STRIKE AT JOHOR CHECKPOINT

Malaysian buses ferrying factory workers and school children into Singapore are reported to have staged a "strike" at the Malaysian Checkpoint at Johor Bahru. Malaysian-registered buses ferrying factory workers from Johor refusing to continue their journey into Singapore at Woodlands. Congestion at the Malaysian CIQ had also affected school children travelling into Singapore

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LONDON COMMUTERS BATTLE TUBE STRIKE

The walk-out that started at 2030 GMT Monday reduced the Tube network to limited services on nine out of 11 lines with extra buses and river boat services laid on to help the 3 million people who use the service daily get to work. "It's unacceptable that millions of people are having their lives disrupted by today's Tube strike in London," Prime Minister David Cameron said on Twitter.

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