SMRT blame material quality for cracked glass barrier

SMRT today (Nov 17) blamed "material quality" for a cracked glass barrier panel at One-North station along the Circle Line yesterday. SMRT's spokesperson Patrick Nathan did not explain further how...

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...

HDB lift ceiling collapse hit elderly and baby

Part of a HDB lift ceiling collapsed and hit a 63-year-old elderly and a 2-year-old boy at Block 480, Pasir Ris Drive 4. Mohammad Yazid Razali was commuting in the...

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...

9-mth-old baby rinsed with boiling water at Woodlands Childcare centre

A 9-month-old baby sustained second-degree burns after its carer rinsed his buttocks with boiling water from a tank. The incident happened yesterday (Sep 1) at the Learning Vision branch...

Minister Lim Swee Say: 9 in 10 construction deaths is the worker’s fault

Speaking at a conference yesterday (Aug 24), Manpower Minister Lim Swee Say charged that 9 in 10 workplace deaths in construction is the fault of the victim because of...

Khaw Boon Wan blame old trains for toxic gas leak in MRT Train

Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan blamed the trains for being "old" over the Freon gas leak in a MRT train at Tanjong Pagar station on Monday (Aug 15). Telling...

SMRT: Emergency button works only when train is not moving

After being publicly shamed for covering up an incident where a faulty train which dangerously sped through three stations and having a malfunctioning emergency button, SMRT spoke up today (Aug...

LRT train dangerously sped past 3 stations, emergency line stopped working

Commuters riding along a Light Rapid Transit (LRT) train at Bukit Panjang Circle line were terrified when their train travelled at high speed and sped through 3 stations without...

China Manufacturer: Train batteries exploded during testing, glass shattered, seat cracked

Although the Singapore government is trying to play down the faults calling them "non-critical", the history of the maintenance of the defective trains appear to indicate otherwise. According to...

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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"....