Tag: Toa Payoh

Kampong spirit lives: Woman holds umbrella for bus passengers alighting in Toa Payoh

Singapore – A video of a woman holding up an umbrella for passengers exiting a bus to keep them dry from the rain has...

SCDF rescues pedestrian trapped under bus for 15 minutes

Singapore — An accident involving an SBS Transit bus occurred late on Wednesday (Nov 11) at the junction of Toa Payoh Lorong 6 and...

Fire at The Peak at Toa Payoh sees 300 people evacuated and 3 others...

SINGAPORE – A fire broke out on Saturday morning (August 29) in one of the units at The Peak in Toa Payoh that led...

What caused night-time accident between Mercedes and motorcyclist?

Singapore -- There has been much speculation about the cause of a night-time road accident along Lorong 1, Toa Payoh, on Wednesday (June 17). On...

20-year-old man ambushed by girlfriend’s ex-lover hospitalized for slash wounds

Singapore—A 20-year-old man walked unwittingly into an ambush led by the former lover of his girlfriend and sustained multiple slash wounds that were so...

Alleged shoplifter at Toa Payoh Guardian pharmacy retaliates by kicking during arrest

Singapore – There is no question that times are tough, as people struggle amid the Covid-19 pandemic. A 48-year-old man, for example, was arrested...

Quarrel between Toa Payoh residents escalates to flower pot throwing

Singapore—In space-challenged areas such as Singapore, we would all do well to remember that relations with our neighbours should be kept civil, at the...

Man, 82, charged with murder of 79-year-old female companion in Toa Payoh

Singapore—An 82-year-old man has just been charged with the murder of the 79-year-old woman he lived with at an apartment in Toa Payoh. The two,...

SCDF pulls down distraught and weeping 17-year-old girl off Toa Payoh carpark ledge

Singapore—A young girl was seen sitting on the ledge of a multi-story carpark at Toa Payoh shortly past 8:30 on the evening of August...

Vandalism and political defiance

By Trinity Chua and Tan Yong Heng Defiance and dissent is taking on a slightly violent streak. Vandals have struck by scrawling anti-PAP words on...
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