Tag: Yishun

Ongoing “gang war” in S’pore debunked by police as fake, urges public to verify before sharing false information

Singapore – “If you see a group of Malays, walk the other way,” read a post circulating online about an alleged ongoing gang war in Singapore. Police says the rumours of gang fights are fake and a gang member also posted messages denying the post that are...

Cleaner in Yishun juggles two jobs yet managed to raise 13 children

A 68 year-old man works two jobs as both the neighbourhood block cleaner in Yishun and housekeeper at Khoo Teck Phuat Hospital while raising 13 children. Hi son, 31-year-old Sahri Jumaat, praised his father, Jumaat bin Soori, for being his idol. Sahri shared photos on social...

Couple whose savings were stolen find their curry puffs sold out as people come out to Yishun Park to support them

Singapore—It’s a story that’s turning out to have a happy ending after all. One couple who own a food stall at Yishun Park Hawker Centre lost over S$1,000 when their savings were stolen by marauding youth last year. But now, they’re finding their wares...

Hawker couple had savings stolen in Yishun, suspect arrested

Singapore – Just two weeks after opening their stall in 2018, a hawker couple had their savings stolen by a group of thieves. Located at Yishun Park Hawker Centre, Madam Kalsom Kamis and Mr Zaidi Zainal operate a curry puff stall. As part of her labour...

Deepavali fireworks at Yishun for the second year in a row

Someone—or some people—celebrated Deepavali at Yishun with fireworks very early on the morning of Wednesday, November 7. At around 3:30 am, netizens reported seeing fireworks set off, and even posted videos of the sparklers. Earlier in the day, fireworks had been lit at Race Course...

Good Samaritans – Foodpanda riders help elderly man cross the road in heartwarming display of respect

It may be the modern age, but respect is not dead. A heartwarming photo of delivery company Foodpanda's riders assisting an elderly man cross the road was posted on Facebook page All Singapore Stuff on Wednesday, October 24. Amidst all the negativity in the news,...

Singer at getai event where “Ang Soon Tong” and other gang slogans were shouted arrested

A Malaysian singer who performed at a recent getai event where shouts of "Ang Soon Tong” were recorded has been arrested. The singer, known by his stage name “Wei Zong” is now out on bail but is still in the country to aid with...

Motorcyclist alights from bike to help elderly man cross the road in Yishun; #MakeYishunGreatAgain trends

A motorcyclist who alighted from his bike in Yishun in order to help an elderly man cross the road has been praised by netizens repeatedly commenting “#MakeYishunGreatAgain”. The video, shared on the Facebook page SG Road Vigilante, received almost 600 reactions. In the video, the biker...