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Three men arrested after fight breaks out at Redhill Close, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Three men were arrested after a fight broke out between them at Redhill on Saturday morning (Aug 17). Police said they were alerted to a fray at Block 88 Redhill Close at about 11.30am. They arrested three men, aged between 17 and 55 years. A 55-year-old man was conscious when he was taken to Singapore General Hospital. The Straits Times understands that he was one of the three arrested. The police are investigating the incident. A video of the brawl, which is making the rounds on Facebook, shows two…

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A Chinese Toy Story: why do adult men buy designer toys?

Don Tang is proud of his toys. So much so that the Shanghai resident, 32, puts them on display both in his home and in the office of the company he runs.And there are plenty to display. Tang, 32, has some 100 collectibles and the number is growing all the time. Each month he sets aside 2,000 yuan (US$280) to buy the top trending toys, newest releases, or one-of-a-kind items – either from physical stores, online or at toy conventions in China.But the toys are not connected to his work…

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No joke: 3 men in hazmat suits arrested for public nuisance at cosplay event, Singapore News

Get your dose of humorous and wacky stories that happened this week. In their white hazmat suits, they didn’t look out of place at Cosfest XVIII. After all, most attendants were cosplaying their favourite characters from anime series and video games at the event held at Downtown East on Sunday (July 21). But the trio started wreaking havoc – destroying works on display, spraying an unknown substance, and handing out ‘pervert’ cards to people at the cosplay event. So the event organiser called the security on them. The pranksters, aged…

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Nine men arrested over rioting at Duxton Hill, Singapore News

A group of about 20 men and women were captured on video in a confrontation at a carpark at Duxton Hill yesterday. Nine men have been arrested for rioting. Videos of the incident shared with The New Paper showed the group arguing outside a bar near the carpark yesterday. Several men could be heard shouting aggressively amid screams from one of the women. A woman, who wanted to be known only as Miss Mon, was at work in a nearby shop when she heard the commotion. “My colleagues and I…

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Murder charges withdrawn for three men allegedly linked to Orchard Towers death, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Three men allegedly linked to the Orchard Towers killing were given a discharge amounting to an acquittal of their murder charges on Thursday (July 11). Tan Hong Sheng, 22, Loo Boon Chong, 25, and Chan Jia Xing, 26, had their charges reclassified to that of consorting with a person carrying an offensive weapon in a public place. Accused parties given a discharge amounting to an acquittal cannot be charged again with the same offence. Tan and Chan were each offered bail of $25,000 while Loo’s bail was set…

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In a first, 2 men charged after allegedly flying drones within 5km of air base without valid permit, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – In a first, two men were taken to court on Friday (July 5) after they allegedly operated drones for recreational purposes within 5km of Paya Lebar Air Base without a valid Class 2 activity permit. Ed Chen Junyuan, 37 and Tay Miow Seng, 40, were each charged with one count of an offence under the Air Navigation Order. The Straits Times understands that this is the first prosecution of individuals under this law. On May 28, the Singapore branch of LT Sambo, a construction company, became the first…

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Husband gets beaten up while protecting wife from 4 drunk men, loses $3,000 of valuables, Singapore News

A couple had their honeymoon ruined on Saturday (June 22) when four drunk men ended up beating the husband for protecting his wife. Mr and Mrs Wang arrived in Singapore earlier this month and was planning on going to Indonesia before returning to China. The couple and their friends went for a karaoke session at Bugis Cube which ended at about 5am. Wang said to Lianhe Zaobao: “My wife went ahead and ran into some tattoed men who teased and gestured at her. “To avoid conflict, I let my wife…

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6 men thrown off lorry after collision with DHL truck in Tanah Merah Coast Road, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Six men sitting at the back of a blue lorry were thrown off the vehicle after a DHL truck collided with it on Thursday (June 27). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it responded to an accident near 70 Tanah Merah Coast Road at about 8.05am. A video of the incident was posted on the SG Road Vigilante Facebook group. The video shows the men in orange work attire being thrown off the lorry along with other materials. The lorry then veers into the sidewalk and some…

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Save on the shave: Buying guide to the best razors and electrical shavers for men, Singapore News

The morning shave that we men start our day off with may often be seen as a minuscule part of our day. Yet if you accidentally nick yourself in the chin or neck, that pain and annoyance last the whole day. We can’t remove that cut for you, but we can offer a guide to a better and painless shave! MANUAL RAZORS VS ELECTRICAL SHAVERS Photo: Gillette MANUAL RAZORS Photo: Shopback ELECTRICAL SHAVERS Photo: Shopback BEST RAZORS AND SHAVERS Once you have decided which style of shaving is better for…

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7 men arrested for allegedly rioting in Woodlands, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Seven men aged between 17 and 21 have been arrested for allegedly rioting in Woodlands. The police, in a statement on Thursday (May 23), said they received several reports of a fight at Block 604 Woodlands Drive 42 just past midnight on May 17. The group involved in the fight fled before the authorities arrived at the scene. A 27-year-old man was conscious when taken to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. Officers from Woodlands Police Division arrested the men involved in the fight on Wednesday. If convicted for rioting,…

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