Two men who fatally assaulted a French national at Orchard Towers in April last year have been handed jail sentences along with multiple strokes of the cane. Radin Abdullah Syafii and Muhammad Daniel Abdul Jalil, both 24, had earlier pleaded guilty to one and two counts of voluntarily causing grievous hurt, respectively.
NEW YORK (AP) - Crikey! The Irwin family is returning to television's Animal Planet, 11 years after the death of "The Crocodile Hunter" star and family patriarch Steve Irwin.
The number of residential collective sales is set to continue rising through 2018, and the trend is likely to last into 2019, says Colliers International in a recent report. Excluding Changi Garden, which was bought after the report was produced, the current collective sale wave - which began in late 2016 with the sale of Shunfu Ville, Harbour View Gardens and Raintree Gardens and continued this year with 14 more collective sales year-to-date - has netted $6.36 billion in sales. According to research by Colliers, a surge in collective sale transactions in the residential market typically goes on for eight to 12 quarters.
Scientists at Japan's space agency have discovered a huge moon cave that could one day house a base that would shelter astronauts from dangerous radiation and wild temperature swings, officials said Thursday. Data taken from Japan's SELENE lunar orbiter has confirmed the existence of the 50 kilometre (31 miles) long and 100 metre wide cavern that is believed to be lava tube created by volcanic activity about 3.5 billion years ago. The major finding was published this week in US science magazine Geophysical Research Letters.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Declassified files have revealed new details of U.S. government knowledge and support of an Indonesian army extermination campaign that killed several hundred thousand civilians during anti-communist hysteria in the mid-1960s.