71-year-old Mr Yan has a son and a daughter, so he’s far from gay. The “gay” MRT ah pek who was arrested last Friday (21 Apr) for hitting an ang moh and asking him for gay sex while riding a train together says he had drunk more than usual that day and didn’t really know what he was doing when he disturbed Joe DeMarini. “My right eye is blind, and I can only see through my left eye....

Okay residents of Tampines Avenue 9, if there’s a rat problem in your area you know who’s the reason for the problem – this man staying at Block 496G who has been rearing over 200 rats and letting them run wild! Instead of caging the rats up, he even allow the rats to run around freely in their home, together with another 23 rabbits that he keep. The town council got wind of the situation and...

In their eagerness to seek “justice” for an abused ah pek, netizens might have inadvertently gotten a young couple into trouble! Over the weekend, a young man and woman were caught on camera verbally abusing and even body-charging an ah pek at Toa Payoh Lor 8 hawker centre because they didn’t want to share for 6 with him. Much anger was generated once that video was shared online,...

“You enhance the penalty (for a certain law) to reflect what people feel is the right penalty, what conduct should be more severely punished — that is not bowing down; that is understanding where the weight of public opinion is.” Speaking to the press, Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said that public opinion should be considered during sentencing for criminal cases. He said that the...

Over 1600 people have signed an online peitition urging the Social and Family Development Ministry to take action against the young couple that bullied an ah pek over hawker centre seats. The petition was started yesterday afternoon by Trish Suan, who intends to deliver it to the ministry once it hits 2500 signatories. Trish stated the reasons for starting the petition as: “- To raise awareness...

25-year-old Jia Jia and her husband had gotten married and moved in together just 4 months ago. Their new love nest was a rental flat in Serangoon North Ave 1 and they worked hard to save money so they could furnish it as best as they could. Sadly, a suspected fridge explosion saw all their hard work reduced to ashes. The incident took place on Tues (11 Apr) at about 6.45pm. Both Jia Jia and her husband...

Kong Hee has started serving his 3.5 year jail term. The 52-year-old rogue City Harvest Church pastor surrendered himself to the State Courts earlier this morning to be sent to prison. Also starting their jail terms today are the other members of the City Harvest Gang of Frauds – Serina Wee, Sharon Tan, John Lam and Tan Ye Peng. One of the fraudsters who hasn’t started his jail term is...

When love went bad, this girl didn’t expect her ex-boyfriend to act on his threat to “kill” her. The incident took place on Wednesday at 9am, at a school in Bedok. A parent informed that the girl, who is in Sec 3, was dating a Sec 4 boy. But their relationship turned sour and they split. “When they broke up, the boy wanted to get back together but she rejected him. The boy then sent a SMS...

Tampines residents have taken their town council to task due to the locking of a community garden in the area. They claim that more than one of these community gardens are locked, and are angry at being denied access. Commenting on one of the gardens, Mao Velous said: “What’s the purpose of this community garden when it’s under lock and key? Is it only for a exclusive community to...

Husain Ibrahim had just been released from prison for drug offences, and it seems the gay abang was yearning for some thunder down under action. So, he befriended boys as young as 10 years old and paid them to perform oral sex on him. They were paid between S$5 and S$50 for their services. 54-year-old Husain committed these offences in 2015, shortly after his release from jail. Introducing himself...

RONALD LEE: The MOE says it is merging junior colleges due to falling birth rates, and to ensure a “good spread” of JCs across Singapore. Does this map of junior colleges in Singapore look like a “good spread” to you? It’s the real spread, adapted from what the “merger-only” spread that Straits Times showed you. What we’re seeing is lesser JCs in areas...

31-year-old IT products salesman Chen Jun Wei was brutally beaten by a gang of thugs after a carpark clash and died days after. The incident took place on Sunday morning (16 Apr). Chen was reportedly walking to his car, which was parked at a car park in Clarke Quay, when he was almost hit by 2 cars. Chen, who bears a strong resemblance to JJ Lin, that guy who brought upon Singaporeans that dreaded...

Serangoon, Innova, Tampines and Jurong junior colleges will not take in new students next year. That’s because they’re slated to be merged with other “neighbourhood” JCs come 2019. The move, according to the MOE, is due to falling birth rates – 50,000 in the 1980s to 1990s, to the present 37,000. State media reports that MOE selected schools for merger based on location,...

Alamak, traffic wardens are supposed to ensure road safety and prevent accidents. But this sotong traffic warden somehow managed to slam his bike straight into a taxi! This video captured by Brandon Chen shows the taxi slowing down and stopping as traffic in front comes to a standstill. But the traffic warden apparently wasn’t paying attention and continued to ride at a fast speed. When he...