Singapore HDB lift safety compromised as display of lift certificates no longer required

According to the Building Construction Authority (BCA), the number of HDB lift incidents in Singapore have increased five-fold in 3 years. Currently in March 2016, there are already 3...

Third horror HDB lift incident saw lift sprung up 17 levels

A faulty HDB lift at Block 317, Ang Mo Kio Street 31 shot up 17 levels from the 3rd floor and injured a domestic helper who was in the...

Unwell SBS driver crash into 7 parked motorcycles at Changi Village

An unwell SBS driver crashed into 7 parked motorcycles and a blue Toyota Vios, injuring a 23-year-old in the incident at Changi Village Road. According to photos of the...

1 dead and 7 injured in factory fire at Tanjong Kling road

Update: The dead is a 30 year old Singapore new citizen who has just given birth. As least one is confirmed dead and 7 injured from a factory fire at...

Video: Members of the public helped pushed overturned lorry to clear traffic

You may view the original post here. On the way to volunteer for River Hong Bao, I encountered an accident at Zhenghua Flyover, Bukit Panjang entrance to BKE towards PIE...

Man’s foot get stuck in Bugis Junction escalator

A 27-year-old man's foot was stuck into the side of an escalator at basement one of Bugis Junction around 9.15pm last night (Oct 16). It is understood that someone pressed...

Minor maintenance accident of SIA plane at Changi Airport

A minor accident happened during the maintenance of a Singapore Airlines (SIA) Airbus A330-300 this morning around 8am. When the plane (registration 9V-STG) was undergoing a landing gear system...

SMRT CEO: 0.5m walkway is safe, train was travelling at 60km/h

At the press conference over the tragic death of two SMRT maintenance technicians, SMRT CEO Desmond Kuek said that the 0.5m width walkway at the track is safe and...

MRT platform door broken off, disrupt PSLE and N Level exam students

A SBS Transit MRT platform door at Sixth Avenue station broke off this morning (Oct 4) during peak hours around 7.19am. The entire Downtown Line (DTL) was disrupted affecting employees and...

Five children infected with TB by NUH nurse

Five children warded in a paediatric ward in NUH have been diagnosed with tuberculous (TB) according to the hospital. The NUH spokesperson said the infection of these children are only...

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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"....