The Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) has come out to explain why the couple who tortured waitress Annie Ee Yu Lian to death could not be prosecuted for murder. The case sparked outrage in Singapore when details of Ee’s chronic abuse were revealed in court in November. Tan Zhui Hen, 33, and husband Pua Hak Chan, 38, appeared in the High Court to face charges of voluntarily causing grievous hurt for repeatedly abusing Ee, 26, who died in the couple’s flat in Woodlands on 13 April 2015.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Army Sgt. La David T. Johnson died in a hail of gunfire, hit as many as 18 times as he took cover in thick brush, fighting to the end after fleeing militants who had just killed three comrades in an October ambush in Niger, The Associated Press has learned.
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward as investigations continue into the car crash outside the Istana on Saturday. Two people died and one person was injured after the car accident outside the Istana early in the morning on Saturday (16 Dec). Anyone with information, images and/or videos related to the accident can submit them via the ‘e-feedback on roads users’ portal at http://www.police.gov.sg/eservices or www.police.gov.sg/iwitness, said the Singapore Police Force in a statement on Sunday.
You might want to leave behind everything you know about peanuts, though. Dr. Frank Lipman, physician and renowned expert in the field of integrative medicine, told POPSUGAR, "Peanuts, despite the name, are actually not a nut but a legume!" That distinction matters when it comes to our health, and here's how. "Legumes naturally contain phytic acid and lectins, both of which can weak havoc on gut health," Dr. Lipman said.
The Scotland international has had to be patient since moving to Anfield, but he is now proving his worth and showcasing his crossing ability
SINGAPORE (Dec 18): CapitaLand’s wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited, has secured contracts to manage two properties situated in Accra, the capital of Ghana. This marks Ascott’s first foray into Africa and comprises the 220-unit Ascott 1 Oxford Street Accra, which will open in phases from 2019, as well as the 40-unit Kwarleyz Residence (below) due to open in 4Q18. In a Monday announcement, Ascott highlights Ghana as one of Africa’s most attractive investment destinations, and says the latest contracts brings its portfolio to close to 70,000 units from over 51,000 units at end-2016.