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CGH ordered to pay estate of late cancer patient $327k

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- Changi General Hospital (CGH) has been ordered to pay the estate of Ms Noor Azlin Abdul Rahman $326,620, as well as interest at 5.33 per cent, plus legal costs of $105,000 for th... Read More


Memorable journey for India-born navy man

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- Third Sergeant Thirunavukkarasu Karthikeyan has described his national service so far as "memorable" and said that his one highlight has been a month-long deployment out at sea l... Read More


Stepping out of his comfort zone in BMT

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- Private Muhammad Hadi Abdul Hariry, a self-described introvert who spent the past six years in New Zealand after his family migrated there, had worries about fitting in with his ... Read More


Combat medic who grew up Down Under feels connection to S'pore

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- Third Sergeant Shane Lim, 20, was born in Singapore, but spent nearly his entire life in Australia. Despite this, the Singaporean came back in April 2019 as an 18-year-old to e... Read More


CNY light-up to go ahead in Chinatown

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- Celebrations to usher in an auspicious Chinese New Year will begin on Saturday in Chinatown, with the area being illuminated by hundreds of lanterns. Festivities are expected t... Read More


Woman sues sister-in-law over alleged insult at funeral wake

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- A widow who took over a family-owned car dealership from her husband told the High Court yesterday that one of his sisters called her a "rotten" and "cheap" woman after throwing ... Read More


S'pore appoints new ambassadors to Vietnam, Israel

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- The Government has appointed two new ambassadors - Mr Jaya Ratnam to Vietnam and Mr Lim Chuan Poh to Israel - the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) announced yesterday. A caree... Read More


Fund managers expect global expansion to pick up speed

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- Global growth could accelerate this year, fuelled by a wave of liquidity released by central banks and underpinned by a gradual return to normality as the Covid-19 vaccine roll-o... Read More


IT firm NCS launches innovation centre in Shenzhen

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- Local information technology firm NCS launched an innovation centre in Shenzhen, China, on Monday to drive cross-border collaboration in applications of 5G and other emerging tec... Read More


STI shy of 3,000 points as it inches up 0.18%

Singapore, Jan. 20 -- The benchmark Straits Times Index (STI) registered modest gains of 0.18 per cent, or 5.52 points, yesterday. Still, it was a whisker shy of the 3,000 mark - at 2,995.92 points at... Read More