Tag: murder

Murderer who triggered Hong Kong protests will go to Taiwan: pastor

A man who inadvertently triggered Hong Kong's huge protests after he murdered his girlfriend in Taiwan has agreed to return to the island to face justice, a clergyman who has visited him in prison said on Friday. Chan Tong-kai, 20, is wanted in Taiwan for...

An Indonesian pedicab driver’s love triangle 

A heart-broken pedicab driver could not take it anymore and killed a rival who was dating his lover, a woman whose husband lives in Kalimantan. 38-year-old, Budiono fell in love with Puji who has no children from her legal husband, but Puji was also dating Antok...

Singaporean man who allegedly murdered his wife, stepson leads police to discover severed heads

Melaka—The location of the severed human heads, allegedly of a woman and her son, was revealed to local police by the Singaporean man said to be responsible for their murders, but police have yet to confirm the identities of their finds. The gruesome story began...

Turkey femicide trial opens after viral video

by Raziye Akkoc A high-profile trial began Wednesday over the murder of a Turkish woman whose stabbing by her ex-husband was caught on video and triggered a debate over a spike in femicide. The killing of 38-year-old Emine Bulut in August sparked outrage across Turkey and...

Chin Swee Road murder: Parents of toddler placed under psychiatric observation

The 30-year-old mother of a toddler, whose remains were found in a Chin Swee Road rental flat three weeks ago, was on Tuesday (October 1) ordered to be remanded in Changi Prison’s Complex Medical Centre for three weeks for psychiatric observation. The man suspected of...

Mom hires hitmen to kill homosexual son in Indonesia

Indonesia has been rocked by the gruesome murder of a man who was killed by a group of hitmen hired by his own mother to execute him because of his sexual orientation. The mother allegedly told the hitmen to kill her son because she believed her...

Chin Swee Road murder: Family interacted with various govt agencies over the years

The Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) revealed that the family of the two-year-old Chin Swee Road toddler who died has had interactions with various government agencies and community organisations over the years. The couple charged in court last Tuesday (September 17) with murdering...

Chin Swee Road murder: Father of murdered toddler sent for psychiatric observation

The man suspected of killing his two-year old daughter whose remains were found burnt inside a metal pot in Chin Swee Road will be remanded for psychiatric observation. The 31-year-old man will be remanded for three weeks at the Complex Medical Centre in Changi Prison...

Man on trial for nurse’s murder tried to have sex with her corpse

Singapore—In the first day of Boh Soon Ho’s murder trial on September 18, Wednesday, the Malaysia-born permanent resident revealed that after he had strangled a woman whom he desired as his girlfriend, he attempted to have sex with her before fleeing the country. Mr Boh,...

Chin Swee Road murder: Did child’s uncle find her burnt remains while looking for food?

Singapore—The remains of the two-year-old girl which were found in a cooking pot in an apartment on Chin Swee Road last week are suspected to have been found by her intellectually disabled uncle while he was searching for food in the flat. Police discovered that...