A clip of a man hitting an office worker – who appears to be an employee under his supervision - has gone viral in Singapore, sparking outrage and calls for the authorities to step in.
Fire at East Village Hotel
A fire broke out at East Village Hotel in Marine Parade on the morning of Monday, 16 July. Here are pictures from our on-ground reporters, and more sent in to us by our readers. Read more in our story here.
- Mon, Jul 16, 2012
The Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore (AVA) has stopped the sale of a brand of tapioca balls commonly used to make Taiwan bubble tea in Singapore. In a Facebook post on Monday, the AVA said it had informed the local importers of Sunright brand tapioca balls -- commonly known as "pearls" -- to withdraw them from sale.