A new picture of Singapore's first prime minister, Lee Kuan Yew, who is now 90 years old, has drawn concern from people on Singapore's internet space.
Riot in Singapore's Little India
A riot involving 400 people broke out in the Little India area of Singapore late Sunday night after a fatal traffic accident. Police brought the riot under control by the wee hours of Monday but reported that 10 officers were injured and that five police cars, one ambulance and several private vehicles were damaged.
- Waste oil collector struggles after STOMP posts, receives help from kind souls
After being photographed at work in Jurong pooling used oil near coffee shops, 50-year-old Valerie Sim has been struggling to keep her family afloat. Web portals STOMP and The Real Singapore published pictures of her in February, triggering a witch hunt for others like her and comments from readers like “Who knows if they’ll use it as cooking oil?” Some readers also said they filed police reports against her and other people they believed were doing the same thing she was.
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