The 72-year-old driver of a Ferrari, who first made the news due to a dispute over a tree outside her house, has been found guilty of punching another driver in a separate incident. Singaporean Shi Ka Yee, an architect, was convicted on Thursday (17 August) of voluntarily causing hurt to Raphael Chong Yen Ping, 39, on 25 February 2014 along Telok Ayer Street.
By Jeff Mason and James Oliphant NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s turnabout on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia has rocked his administration, leading to rising speculation that some top officials may be looking for a way out. A parade of business executives broke ties with Trump on Wednesday, a day after he blamed white nationalists and counter-protesters in equal measure for the weekend clashes that left one woman dead. Now, frustrated aides could be next. “A lot of us joined this administration thinking we could bring to it the experience and expertise that the president didn’t have an opportunity to gain in his business career, and to encourage some restraint in what he says publicly and to our allies,” said one senior official who is contemplating whether to resign.
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Robin van Persie is in line for a recall to the Netherlands national team after an absence of almost two years. The Fenerbahce forward was named on Wednesday in a preliminary squad for two key World Cup qualifiers in the next fortnight. Ryan Babel and Eljero Elia have also been recalled as coach Dick Advocaat named 32 players for the important qualifier against Group A leaders France in Paris on Aug. 31 and then at home to Bulgaria in Amsterdam on Sept. 3.
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 17 - The High Court here today dismissed Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s bid to remove two people from sitting on the Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) examining a financial...
A middle school teacher in Berkeley, California, accused of punching a neo-Nazi during a 2016 protest is arguing that standing up to fascism is not a crime.