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Orchard Towers murder: Video shows victim collapsing after brawl, Singapore News

Another video of a brawl at Orchard Towers, which resulted in the death of a Singaporean man, has gone viral online. Mr Satheesh Noel Gobidass, a 31-year-old mechanic, died on July 2 after allegedly having his throat slit with a knife. Tan Sen Yang, 27, Joel Tan Yun Sheng, 26, Chan Jia Xing, 26, Ang Da Yuan, 26, Loo Boon Chong, 25, Natalie Siow Yu Zhen, 22, and Tan Hong Seng, 22, were charged last Thursday (July 4) with one count each of murder with common intention. The seven accused…

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Murder charges withdrawn for three men allegedly linked to Orchard Towers death, Singapore News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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Seven charged with murder of man at Orchard Towers, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Seven people were charged on Thursday (July 4) with the murder of Mr Satheesh Noel Gobidass,31, after he died following a brawl at Orchard Towers on Tuesday. The charges were handed to four of the accused in court: Natalie Siow Yu Zhen, 22; Joel Tan Yun Sheng, 26; Chan Jia Xing, 26; and Ang Da Yuan, 26. Another three – Tan Sen Yang, 27; Loo Boon Chong, 25; and Tan Hong Seng, 22 – were charged with one count each of murder with common intention via video link.…

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Man at Orchard Towers dies from injuries; police cordon seen near building’s entrance, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Police officers have cordoned off an area at Orchard Towers, after a fight was believed to have broken out in the building in the early hours of Tuesday (July 2). When The Straits Times arrived at the scene at about 11am, several police officers were seen gathering evidence near the building’s entrance, which has been cordoned off. A pool of blood could be seen near the staircase leading to the building. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said that it responded to a call for medical assistance at 400…

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Is Orchard Road still cool? 7 fun things to do at Orchard Road Singapore, Lifestyle, Singapore News

Online shopping became mainstream. With top e-Commerce stores promising free returns and short delivery times above competitive prices, shops in Orchard Road are finding it hard to compete. Retailers know this too. They don’t need to set up shop to achieve visibility at a costly place like Orchard Road anymore in an age where Facebook, Instagram and Youtube marketing have become mainstream. Heartland malls have gotten a lot better. Once upon a time, shopping in heartland malls meant wearing This Fashion clothes or being limited to the book selection at…

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Well-dressed guy exits Mercedes to ‘beat up’ Audi hogging yellow box at Orchard Road, Singapore News

An Audi driver who stopped in a yellow box found his car at the centre of a Mercedes driver’s wrath. Facebook page Beh Chia Lor – Singapore Road posted a video of the road rage incident, which occurred at a junction outside ION Orchard on May 17, at around 6.30pm. In the video titled “Man vs. Car in yellow box”, an Audi can be seen blocking traffic after stopping in a yellow box at the busy junction. This led a man — dressed in a long-sleeved shirt, trousers and a…

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Police investigating case of e-scooter rider who allegedly hit child along Orchard Road, Singapore News

The police are investigating a case of an e-scooter rider who allegedly hit a child along Orchard Road on Friday evening (Apr 19). Several Stomp contributors alerted Stomp to a video of the confrontation between the rider and the child’s father that was posted to Complaint Singapore’s Facebook group page. In the video, a group of women are seen tending to a child as his father hurls vulgarities at the e-scooter rider. According to the post, the father of the kid had allegedly punched the rider after he struck his son. It added…

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Orchard Road smoking ban: Fines for smokers who puff outside designated areas from April 1, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Smokers who puff away outside designated areas in Orchard Road could soon be slapped with fines, as the authorities move towards full implementation of the smoking ban from next Monday (April 1). A three-month advisory period, in which those caught smoking outside designated smoking areas (DSAs) are let off with warnings, will end on Sunday. Those who flout the rules from next Monday may face composition fines of $200 or court fines of up to $1,000. The National Environment Agency (NEA) said in a statement on Friday that…

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Daily roundup: 49-year-old man found dead at Orchard Central – and other top stories today, Singapore News

Stay in the know with a recap of our top stories today. 1. 49-year-old man found dead at Orchard Central Police said they were alerted to a case of unnatural death at 181 Orchard Road at 3.13pm. A death tent was spotted outside the building… » READ MORE 2. Chinese tourist detained over box of coral reef ‘souvenirs’ from island​ Photo: Handout A Chinese tourist has been detained by police on an island in southern China, accused of breaking off coral from a reef and trying to take it away… »…

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49-year-old man found dead at Orchard Central, Singapore News

A 49-year-old man was found dead at Orchard Central shopping mall on Tuesday afternoon (Feb 26). Stomp contributor Axel was passing by the area at around 3.50pm when he saw a death tent outside the building. Responding to a Stomp query, the police said they were alerted to a case of unnatural death at 181 Orchard Road at 3.13pm. The man was found lying motionless at the said location and was pronounced dead by paramedics at the scene. Police investigations are ongoing. news POST Purchase this article for republication. Source link

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