Singapore 

Dad jailed 16 months for molesting teenage daughter, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – After being molested by her father while in bed, a 14-year-old girl was left feeling so “disturbed and embarrassed” that she did not dare tell anyone about it. It was only when her teacher referred her to a school counsellor that her ordeal came to light, and the 52-year-old father was arrested. On Tuesday (May 21) the man, who cannot be named due to a gag order to protect his daughter’s identity, was jailed for 16 months after pleading guilty to one count of outraging his daughter’s modesty.…

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Property 

Shui On chairman Vincent Lo’s daughter and designated successor calls the shots at the mainland-focused developer

Stephanie Lo Bo-yue, 36, has massive responsibilities. She is raising two young boys, aged two and four, and managing the day to day responsibilities of Shui On Land known for its famous Xintiandi Plaza in Shanghai.Both tasks are challenging, but as the likely successor to the HK$14.4 billion business empire founded by her illustrious father and chairman, Vincent Lo Hong-shui, she has massive shoes to fill.In less than a year after being named executive director, she is making her presence felt… Source link

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Singapore 

Sales supervisor, 53, jailed 12.5 years for sexually abusing daughter over 4 years, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A Primary 2 girl approached her father for help with her homework but instead, he made her perform a sexual act on him behind a locked bedroom door. Over a period of four years, from 2010 to 2013, the girl continued to suffer sexual abuse at the hands of her father, who stopped only when she was in Primary 6. She kept the secret to herself until she told her boyfriend, and then her mother, when she was in Secondary 3. But the family decided to let the…

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Singapore 

Actress Han Hyo-joo joins Peter Lim’s daughter Kim in taking legal action over K-pop scandal gossip, Singapore News

SEOUL – First it was Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim’s daughter Kim Lim, who threatened legal action after she found her name was dragged into a K-pop scandal. Now, it is the turn of South Korean A-list actress Han Hyo-joo whose lawyer has filed a lawsuit against 33 people for spreading rumours over her alleged connection to Burning Sun. The club, said to be owned by former BigBang singer Seungri, has been in the news for reportedly evading taxes and admitting minors, among other misdeeds. “Actress Han Hyo-joo is simply the…

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Singapore 

Actress Han Hyo-joo joins Peter Lim’s daughter in taking legal action over K-pop scandal gossip, Singapore News

SEOUL – First it was Singaporean billionaire Peter Lim’s daughter Kim Lim, who threatened legal action after she found her name was dragged into a K-pop scandal. Now, it is the turn of South Korean A-list actress Han Hyo-joo whose lawyer has filed a lawsuit against 33 people for spreading rumours over her alleged connection to Burning Sun. The club, said to be owned by former BigBang singer Seungri, has been in the news for reportedly evading taxes and admitting minors, among other misdeeds. “Actress Han Hyo-joo is simply the…

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Singapore 

Heartbroken parents struggle to save blind 16-month-old daughter diagnosed with rare cancer, Singapore News

A couple travelled thousands of miles from Beijing to Singapore in hopes of saving their baby daughter, who is blind and may die anytime from neuroblastoma. However, their journey continues to be a difficult one. Chu Enxi is 16 months old and was born in Jiayuguan City in China’s Gansu province. Her father told Lianhe Zaobao that Enxi was healthy and active until the age of nine months, when she began to display symptoms. Mr Chu Xia, 29, said: “Her eyes started to swell and turn yellow, while she became…

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Singapore 

Daughter of Hour Glass founders loses appeal, to start jail term for drug abuse next month, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Audrey Tay May Li, 45, the daughter of the founders of luxury watch retailer Hour Glass, will start her jail sentence for drug abuse next month after her appeal was dismissed by the High Court on Friday (March 15). In October last year, Tay was sentenced to 22 months’ jail for repeatedly abusing drugs for two years. On one occasion, she had turned up intoxicated for a psychiatric assessment at the Institute of Mental Health. The former public relations consultant, who is divorced, was arrested in August 2015…

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Singapore 

Woman jailed 6 months for failing to alert police about boyfriend’s sexual abuse of her daughter, Singapore News

As a mother, she was supposed to protect her young daughter from sexual predators. However, the cook turned a blind eye to her live-in boyfriend sexually abusing the child, despite having reasons to believe that he was raping her. Even though the girl had told her mother that the man had done “sexual things” to her, the woman did not stop him from showering with the girl on multiple occasions. As a result, the former taxi driver – who was married at the time – sexually abused the child from…

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Singapore 

Mother and daughter found dead at foot of block on second day of CNY, Singapore News

A woman and her five-year-old daughter were found dead at the foot of a block in Toh Guan estate in Jurong East on Wednesday. Ms Siivashinni Johanan, 29, a private nurse, and her daughter Chiryllanyaa Ganesan, who had multiple injuries, were believed to have fallen from a height at Block 288B Jurong East Street 21. A police spokesman said they were alerted to the case at 9.51pm and the victims were pronounced dead at the scene. The cases have been classified as unnatural deaths and police investigations are ongoing. A…

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Singapore 

Singapore father’s explanation on why he allowed daughter to convert to Islam will warm your heart, Singapore News

It is truly the case that there is nothing like a father’s love for his daughter. This heartwarming story of a supportive father who wants nothing but happiness for his daughter will surely touch your hearts. A Singapore-Chinese woman by the name of Li Jinghan took to Facebook on Tuesday (Jan 22) to share her father’s conversation with a Malay man, where her father revealed the reason why he allowed his daughter to convert to Islam. The 29-year-old now goes by the name of Nur Jihan Li. It all started when Li’s…

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