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Man who forced woman into threesome jailed for ‘reprehensible’ act, Singapore News

Forced into a threesome, the woman was further humiliated and made to send videos of herself performing sex acts to her tormentor. But when she did so in a bid to stop his threats, he put it online. Muhammad Sufri Azman, 27, was yesterday jailed 10 months for his acts which the judge described as reprehensible. He met the woman, who is now 22, through his blog on photo-sharing website Tumblr in November 2017. They exchanged contacts and talked about sex through the messaging app WeChat. In the early hours…

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Sheng Siong apologises to woman who found maggots in carton of quail eggs, Singapore News

Supermarket chain Sheng Siong has apologised to a customer after Stomp informed them she found maggots inside a carton of quail eggs she had bought from their Junction 9 store. Stomp contributor Amy told Stomp she had bought the Sg Quail eggs on Apr 11 and found the maggots when she opened the carton to cook the eggs on Apr 16. The expiry date indicated on the carton was Apr 19. “We wanted to cook the quail eggs for dinner but saw something wriggling inside the egg box,” Amy said.…

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Woman risks her life by sitting in the middle of the road to take a selfie, Singapore News

People have proven that they are willing to go to great heights and lengths to take a selfie. One woman put her own life at risk by sitting in the middle of a road while taking a photo of herself. Facebook user Vincent Neo posted a video of the woman that was captured in an in-car camera. According to the timestamp, this happened on Apr 14 at about 4.47am. The location is unclear. Irresponsible Lady putting other motorists in Danger of hitting her down if the driver was unaware that…

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Family of woman in vegetative state sues NUH and a top neurosurgeon for negligence, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – The family of a woman, who is in a permanent vegetative state following surgery to remove a brain tumour, has sued the National University Hospital (NUH) and its most senior neurosurgeon, seeking at least $2.5 million in damages. The lawsuit, brought on behalf of Madam Goh Guan Sin, 68, by one of her daughters, alleges that Dr Yeo Tseng Tsai, who is head of NUH’s neurosurgery division, and the hospital were negligent in treating and caring for her after her operation. On Wednesday (April 17), in his opening…

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Woman who’s never owned a smartphone is juror in multibillion-dollar Apple-Qualcomm patent trial

A woman who has never owned a smartphone is among the nine jurors selected on Monday to decide a multibillion-dollar dispute between Apple and Qualcomm over the technology used in iPhones.The panel also includes a former Major League Baseball player turned air traffic controller, a retired psychologist and an environmental consultant.Opening statements will start on Tuesday at a trial in San Diego, California, over Apple’s claims that Qualcomm used its monopoly power as a supplier of modem… Source link

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Taxi crashes into woman crossing Jalan Besar junction when traffic light is in her favour, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A taxi hit a woman while she was crossing the road at the junction of Kitchener Road and Jalan Besar on Sunday morning (April 14). Police said they were alerted to the accident at 9.42am, and that they are investigating the incident. The female pedestrian declined to be taken to hospital, police added. It is understood that her injuries, if she had any, were not serious. In a video provided to citizen journalism site Stomp, the Comfort taxi can be seen turning left at the junction even though…

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Woman attacks man with scissors at Bedok Interchange, Singapore News

A spat between a couple at Bedok Bus Interchange on Monday turned violent when the woman allegedly took a pair of scissors to attack the man. First, she started kicking and hitting him as they argued. Eventually, he hit her back. Furious, she ran into a nearby cosmetics shop and grabbed a pair of scissors. Both were bleeding by the time the police arrived. The incident, involving a 27-year-old woman and a 29-year-old man, happened around 2.30pm. A sales assistant who works at Queens Beauty Station, a cosmetics shop, told…

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Youth bashed woman when robbing her, causing multiple facial fractures, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A woman suffered multiple facial fractures after a teenager out on bail for drug-related offences bashed and robbed her at a HDB lift lobby. The 53-year-old woman was so shaken by the attack last October that she has undergone two psychotherapy sessions. Her attacker, Rishi Christopher, who turned 20 last December, pleaded guilty on Tuesday (April 9) to committing robbery with hurt. He also admitted to one count each of theft, criminal breach of trust and drug possession and consumption. A gag order has been imposed to protect…

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Young woman convicted of involvement in fake money scam jumped bail and abused drugs, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Instead of keeping herself in check after she was convicted of offences involving counterfeit money, a 20-year-old woman jumped bail and abused drugs regularly while on the run. Nor Shafiyana Iswadi, who is unemployed, first pleaded guilty in November last year to four counts of being part of a scam to spend counterfeit $100 notes. She also admitted to one count each of methamphetamine or Ice consumption and being in possession of the fake cash. While out on bail and awaiting her sentence, she absconded and continued her…

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Woman using phone while crossing middle of road hit by cab; netizens urge pedestrians to be careful, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – A woman was hit by a taxi when she was crossing Lavender Street near Kempas Road while using a mobile phone on Friday (April 5), which prompted netizens to urge pedestrians to be more careful. Dashcam footage of the accident, which was widely circulated on social media, shows the woman seemingly using her mobile phone as she hurries across the road in the middle of traffic that hardly moves. She does not use a designated pedestrian crossing. According to the video’s timestamp, the incident in the Bendemeer area…

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