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  1. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singaporeans riled over manipulation of wealthy widow by Chinese man

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 10:48pm by AFP

    ... a will and sentenced to 12 years in jail. ...

  2. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore drug trafficker avoids death sentence

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Heroin smuggler who pleaded to be hanged like his friend is first saved from gallows Singapore trafficker avoids death sentence A heroin smuggler has become the first convicted drug trafficker in Singapore to avoid a death sentence following reforms in the application of capital punishment, officials said yesterday. Singaporean Abdul Haleem Abdul Karim, 30, ...

  3. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore warns maid agencies against ‘undignified’ adverts

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 02:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... discounts inadvertently give the impression that the FDW are being marketed as merchandise.” Singapore Ministry of Manpower advisory The ministry warned it has the power to suspend or revoke ...

  4. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Pussy Riot 'pays tribute' to Moscow for award nomination in Singapore

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 11:04pm by Reuters

    ... Riot member, Yekaterina Samutsevich, was freed in October 2012, when a judge suspended her sentence on appeal. "If nothing of what happened to us after that action had happened, ...

  5. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore’s ruling party defends ‘robotic’ youth wing video after mockery online

    Posted May 15th 2014, 02:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Singapore

    ... miniature toy guitars, as others around them took turns to complete a sentence: “We must empower our members... to make a positive impact... to those around us”. Watch: Promotion video ...

  6. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore official gets jail sentence in sex case

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 03:53pm

    ... Associated Press A judge sentenced Singapore’s former chief of emergency services to six months in jail on Thursday for accepting an offer of sex from a woman who sought business favours. ... Hamidah Ibrahim imposed a six-month jail sentence on Thursday, saying a mere fine “would not be appropriate as it would trivialize the severity of corruption.” “Every misdemeanour that a public ...

  7. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Drug mules no longer bound to die

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by Agencies in Singapore

    ... Agencies in Singapore City state's scrapping of mandatory death sentence for minor drug offences welcomed in some quarters; others want wider change Drug mules no longer bound to die Human rights activists are applauding Singapore's decision this week to abolish the mandatory death sentence for low-level drug couriers, giving fresh hope to dozens of inmates awaiting ...

  8. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore court overturns professor's conviction in sex-for-grades scandal

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 11:41pm by AFP

    ... sentence last year after he was found guilty by a district court of six charges of corruption over his relationship with his then-student Darinne Ko in 2010. The district court ruled that he had ... Justice Woo Bih Li "allowed an appeal and overturned the conviction", five months after he completed his prison sentence. "The crux of it is that the court found that it takes two ...

  9. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Ex-Singapore official guilty in the case of non-existent 8,000 pineapple tarts

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 10:58pm by BLOOM

    ... by S$88,997 (HK$547,700), according to court papers. The prosecutors yesterday reduced the number of counts to 10. Each charge carries a maximum sentence of 10 years in jail and a fine. Prosecutor ... be appropriate. Tham said he would sentence Lim on Thursday. Kow said Lim's offences caused a vast amount of public disquiet, harmed the public service and were an abuse of his position as a senior ...

  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Malaysian escapes gallows after Singapore law reform

    Posted Jul 17th 2013, 03:17pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore A Malaysian convict has become the first person in Singapore to have a mandatory death sentence for murder commuted after the city-state eased rules on capital punishment, officials said on Wednesday. The Attorney-General’s Chambers said Fabian Adiu Edwin, 23, a construction worker from the eastern Malaysian state of Sabah, had his death sentence ...




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