Tag: Tampines

MP’s post about cleaning at Tampines block: Is there a Covid-19 case or not?

Singapore — An MP's Facebook post on block cleaning in Tampines North (St 45) has left people online somewhat confused about whether or not there is a confirmed case of Covid-19 in the area. Ms Cheng Li Hui, an MP for Tampines GRC, had not...

PAP MP on why she wore mask during visit to block with coronavirus patient

Singapore -- A ruling party MP has responded to a Facebook post by an opposition politician that criticised her for wearing a mask during a visit to a block with one of Singapore's coronavirus patients. People's Power Party politician Goh Meng Seng had criticised Ms Cheng...

Tampines Town Council issues apology for cat placed in rubbish chute

Singapore— Tampines Town Council said that it was “very sorry” for “a lapse in the protocol in the handling of the recent cat-related matter,” after a post made rounds on social media detailing how a cat had been placed in a bin center as...

Panty-sniffing pervert in Tampines and Choa Chu Kang posts selfies with loot on Instagram, arrested

Singapore—The world is full of perverts. Many of them might go unnoticed or escape justice, but some go to social media to share their escapades. On August 15 (Thursday), an Instagram user based in Singapore started posting photos of himself with allegedly stolen underwear...

Netizens praise 65-year old woman who cleans 11-storey HDB block every week

Singapore — Cleanliness, they say, is next to godliness. Many netizens seem to agree, as they’ve poured out praise for the 65-year-old auntie who at least twice a month cleans the entire Housing Board (HDB) block where she lives. Crowdsourced news site Stomp first reported...

Motorcyclist dies from injuries after colliding with car in Tampines

Singapore – On July 17 (Wednesday), a 24-year-old man was involved in an accident with a car in Tampines, however, did not survive the crash. On Wednesday night at around 10:02 pm, the police were alerted to the accident involving a motorcycle and car...

Baby’s gastro from allegedly dirty food stall scissors: Mother slammed for extracting damages from stall owner after having borrowed scissors to cut baby’s food

Singapore – A mother is facing netizens' cutting remarks for having extracted damages from a food stall owner who had lent her allegedly contaminated scissors to dice stall food for her baby later hospitalised seven days for viral gastroenteritis. On Mar 28 (Thurs), Shin Min...

Do 20 squats in 40 seconds and you get a free MRT ride

Singapore – Want a free train ride? It’s yours for 20 squats. Commuters can now enjoy a free MRT train ride if they can accomplish 20 squats in 40 seconds. In partnership with SMRT, insurance company Prudential has placed a booth located in Tampines Station that...

Authorities bring suspected molester back to Tampines crime scene

27 year old Yeo Liang Wei, who is accused of having molested an unnamed woman shortly before midnight on September 14, was brought back to Tampines Street, the alleged scene of the crime, by authorities yesterday. The logistics executive was charged in court the next...