HDB Lift ceiling collapse upon 10-year-old girl

A ceiling of a HDB lift at Sengkang East Way Blk 325A collapsed upon a 10-year-old girl yesterday (June 7) when the lift stopped at the fourth floor. Half...

Police IO slammed by deceased’s family lawyer for making false statements in court

At a court hearing over a fatal faulty lift accident, police investigation officer (IO) of the case, Inspector Justin Ng, was slammed by the deceased's family lawyer for making...

80 Trans-Cab taxis found to fail safety inspections

According to a press release by taxi operator Trans-Cab yesterday (May 25), 80 of its compressed natural gas (CNG) powered taxi vehicles failed safety inspections by the Land Transport...

Video: CNG taxi vehicle explode after road accident

A CNG gas fueled taxi vehicle explode after a road accident around 2.15pm today (Apr 30) at North Buona Vista Road.   The Trans cab taxi Toyota vehicle caught fire...

NParks: We check the heritage tree twice a year

Following the high-profile accident where a heritage tree fell at the Singapore Botanic Garden, government agency National Parks (NParks) defended themselves saying they conduct checks on the fallen tree...

Singapore Botanic Garden’s giant tree fell, 4 injured, 1 dead

Update: 1 dead, 4 injured. Extent of injuries for the 4 remain unknown. A giant Tembusu tree at Singapore Botanic Garden fell this afternoon around 4.25pm today (Feb 11) and...

Taxi driver made a mistake on reverse gear, crashes into HDB pillar

A taxi driver made a wrong move accelerating while on reverse gear and crashed into a pillar at a HDB block in Serangoon yesterday (Jan 27) at around 4.20pm....

PAP Lift Taskforce blame residents for “misuse” leading to HDB lift failures

The ruling party-appointed committee, PAP Lift Taskforce, deflected lack of maintenance by PAP town councils and blamed the residents for "misuse" which led to a series of lift failures...

SMRT charged for causing death by negligence

Train company SMRT and two SMRT employees are charged in court today (Dec 1) for causing the deaths of two railway workers by negligence. Under the Workplace Safety and Health...

BCA: HDB lift injure elderly woman due to lack of proper lift maintenance

Following an investigation, the Building Construction Authority (BCA) confirmed that lift contractors hired by the West Coast Town Council failed to conduct proper maintenance that resulted in a leg...

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Epilogue

The past week has been heartening to read that many Singaporeans have expressed disappointment in the shut down of States Times Review. I have been...

STR to shut down

The States Times Review website has been blocked under false charges of "fake news" and "criminal defamation" laid by the Singapore dictatorship.   As such, the...

Law Minister K Shanmugam threatens 2 years jail for “Criminal Defamation”

Singapore's Law Minister K Shanmugam has gone to the local state media threatening that the articles published by States Times Review is "criminal defamation"....