Other Than NS Men, You Can Find Cute, Endangered Leopard Cats On Pulau Tekong

Leopard cats thriving on Pulau Tekong They might be of the same size as a domestic cat, but make no mistake -- they are definitely not your average house cat... As they are incredibly WILD. But are CUTE nonetheless. Source The leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis) is a critically endangered species -- with less than...

NEA Volunteers Can Soon Issue You Summonses For Littering

Volunteers will soon be able to summon litterbugs if the new amendment is passed Potential and current litterbugs beware -- your next door neighbour might just be the next litterbug buster watching you, waiting for you to drop that piece of tissue before she writes you a summon. National Environment Agency...

Japan Awards Lee Kuan Yew With Highest Honours For Foreign Leaders

Japan awards Singapore's first Prime Minister posthumously The Japanese government revealed that it has conferred the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew with one of Japan's top honours, the Grand Cordon of the Order of the Paulownia Flowers. The award will be backdated to 23 Mar 2015, the day he died. “Mr Lee strived to strengthen...

Pro-Rape Advocate Cancels Meeting In Singapore

"Legalised" rape meeting on 6 Feb called off at the last minute Rape is, of course, not legal in most countries, including Singapore. However, a pro-rape advocate Daryush Valizadeh, also known as Roosh V, was planning an international meeting at 65 global meeting spots in 43 countries on 6 Feb, including Singapore. Despite not...

IRAS Rejects Man’s PIC Grant And Asks For Grant Money To Be Returned

Guy rages over IRAS denying his PIC application and recovering grants This is one man's fight against a government agency. On 1 Feb, Lim Jia He -- founder and photographer of Hearted Moments Photography (HM studio) -- took to Facebook to announce the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore's (IRAS) rejection of...

Netizens Speak Up On Their Experiences With The Microsoft Internet Phone Scam

Victim accounts on scamalert.sg shared similar experiences Yesterday (2 Feb), the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) alerted the public about scammers targeting Microsoft Windows users on its Facebook page. This scam is also dubbed the “Microsoft Internet Phone Scam”. https://www.facebook.com/ncpc.sg/posts/1131980773502248 Included in the post was a link to scamalert.sg, a website that...

Mystery Solved: “Missing” Woman And Mother Found In Romania With Woman’s Internet Boyfriend

Missing mother and daughter are found by Romanian authorities Yesterday (2 Feb), news of a missing pair of mother and daughter broke. 25-year-old Singaporean Ms Yap Lay Leng, along with her 61-year-old mother Madam Foo Li Kheng, left for Romania discreetly without informing her father on 22 Jan. Her father reported them...

Singaporean Mother And Daughter Abandon Father Days Before Chinese New Year

Woman and mother left for Romania secretly without informing her father For some unbeknownst reason, this woman and her mother pulled the disappearing act on her father right before Chinese New Year. The 25 year old woman, Ms Yap Lay Leng and her 61 year old mom, Madam Foo Li Kheng left for Romania discreetly without...

WHO Categorizes Zika A Global Emergency — What Does This Mean For Singapore?

Virus spread by Aedes mosquito might reach Singapore If you have seen those images of babies with deformed skulls floating around the internet, these deformites may be attributed to the Zika virus. On 1 Feb, the World Health Organization (WHO) named the Zika virus as causing a "public health emergency of international concern". This...

The Bitter Truth: There Are Over 900 Homeless People In Singapore

Who says there are no homeless people in Singapore? It’s a harsh reality that we often don’t hear about. On Monday (1 Feb), the Social and Family Development Ministry (MSF) revealed that were are more than 900 “displaced” people in Singapore between 2013 and 2015. In other words, there are more than...

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