They might have all been strangers from different taxi companies, but these taxi drivers united in a common purpose to teach the ang moh a lesson that you don’t mess with cabbies! When taxi uncle Mr Wong picked up an ang moh early today at around 5am at 313 Somerset shopping mall along Orchard Road, he didn’t expect that he was going to be in for a beating. Wong asked the ang moh where he...

It was her 4-year-old son’s birthday, so on Monday night Mdm Lim went to celebrate with dinner at a hawker centre at Block 628 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4. One dish they ordered was curry fish head from a stall there. Midway through the dinner, Mdm Lim was fishing in the bowl of curry when she heard a sort of metallic sound. Looking closer, she realised that there was a fish hook in the curry fish head...

We have no idea why anyone would want to steal soil, but even we wanted to steal soil we would steal it from anywhere else but Yishun. You know, because it might make our plants turn siao too. But this couple apparently decided it was a good idea to go digging about at Yishun Ave 8 and bring home some of that sweet soil from siao lang town. They didn’t even bother to wait till night time where...

Angered by his colleague, 40-year-old Wang Fuguo used a 7cm-long penknife to slash him on the neck and arm. Wang’s victim was sent to Changi General Hospital, where a broken rusted piece of the penknife blade was found stuck in his neck. Doctors treated him reported that he suffered a complete transection of his greater auricular nerve, left spinal accessory nerve and left external jugular vein. The...

The young couple who abused an ah pek at the Toa Payoh Lor 8 hawker centre last Friday has been arrested. This comes amidst strong public condemnation of their behaviour after videos of their actions were widely shared online. From the video, it appears that the young women didn’t want to share a table with 6 seats with the ah pek. She scolded him using vulgar language and phoned her male friend,...

Former Football Association of Singapore president Zainudin Nordin has been arrested as police probe his involvement in a suspected misuse of club funds at Tiong Bahru Football Club and an attempt to obstruct audits into clubs. Zainudin, who stepped down from his post as FAS president last year, was also a PAP MP for Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC and Mayor of Central Singapore Community Development Council...

A 64-year-old aunty was killed last night after her husband reversed a car into her. The incident took place at about 7.50pm at the car park near Block 333 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1. The husband apparently panicked when he heard his wife scream and swerved, hitting  two other motorcycles parked nearby. Said Lindy Sim who shared a video of the incident: “Husband step wrong pedal step reverse gear n crash...

Mysterious circumstances surround the death of an Ah Ma in her 90s, who was found dead in her 9th-storey flat at Circular Road yesterday evening. A relative who paid tribute to the ah ma on Facebook later the same day said that a fire had burned down her flat. Ah ma was living with her 23-year-old grand-daughter and her little dog. At the time of the fire, only ah ma and the dog were in the flat,...

A new police impersonation scam is making its rounds! This time, it involves scammers sending people emails made to look like they’re from the Traffic Police. Recipients are told they need to pay a parking ticket fine and attend court. They’re then told to click on a link, and that’s when they’ll be directed to a website asking them to call a phone number to make payment by credit card. Police...

CAROLINE NG: Today, no words can express my outrage and disgust to learn of an incident that happened to my dad. The incident took place on 21st April (this past Fri night) and I only got to know of it through several online postings and after watching the video. (For my peeps on the other side of the globe, you can read about it in the link I’ve posted below. Now that it has gone viral, even...

A petition has been started urging the government to waive electricity fees for elderly persons living in rented flats. The petition was started by the social group Happy People Helping People Foundation. So far over 600 persons have signed the petition. The group says it surveyed elderly living in rented flats and discovered that many are from the low-income group and hence even with the current...

71-year-old Mr Yan has a son and a daughter, so he’s far from gay. The “gay” MRT ah pek who was arrested last Friday (21 Apr) for hitting an ang moh and asking him for gay sex while riding a train together says he had drunk more than usual that day and didn’t really know what he was doing when he disturbed Joe DeMarini. “My right eye is blind, and I can only see through my left eye....

Okay residents of Tampines Avenue 9, if there’s a rat problem in your area you know who’s the reason for the problem – this man staying at Block 496G who has been rearing over 200 rats and letting them run wild! Instead of caging the rats up, he even allow the rats to run around freely in their home, together with another 23 rabbits that he keep. The town council got wind of the situation and...

In their eagerness to seek “justice” for an abused ah pek, netizens might have inadvertently gotten a young couple into trouble! Over the weekend, a young man and woman were caught on camera verbally abusing and even body-charging an ah pek at Toa Payoh Lor 8 hawker centre because they didn’t want to share for 6 with him. Much anger was generated once that video was shared online,...