Stories you might've missed, Jan 12 - The Independent Singapore News
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Photo: Pexels/Naomi Salome (for illustration purposes only)Singapore — A teenage couple died in a motorcycle crash at Jurong West on July 16, 2021, and the state coroner said on Jan 7 that the young man who drove the motorcycle had no licence to ride the vehicle and had borrowed it from someone else, who had in turn only rented the vehicle.
Moreover, State Coroner Adam Nakhoda said he found it “likely” that Mr Rafie Sherman Abdullah Tan, 19, was inexperienced in riding the motorcycle, which may have contributed to him losing control while making a right turn on Jurong West Central 1 at about 3:40 pm on July 16 last year.Read more: The Independent Singapore »
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O-level results out on Jan 12: What students and parents need to knowThe 2021 Singapore-Cambridge Ordinary Level (O-level) examination results release date will be on Jan 12 at 2pm. Students are to collect their results in their respective classrooms. In a press release by the Ministry of Education (MOE) and Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB) on Wednesday (Jan 5), it is advised that students observe safe management measures. There have been...
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Teen motorcyclist with girlfriend riding pillion, killed in crash, likely inexperienced rider — State Coroner Photo: Pexels/Naomi Salome (for illustration purposes only) Singapore — A teenage couple died in a motorcycle crash at Jurong West on July 16, 2021, and the state coroner said on Jan 7 that the young man who drove the motorcycle had no licence to ride the vehicle and had borrowed it from someone else, who had in turn only rented the vehicle.Badminton: S'pore's Loh Kean Yew, Yeo Jia Min kick off 2022 with India Open wins Loh shakes off rust in first match since world championships win while Yeo cruises.Only students collecting their results are allowed into school premises.OMICRON update: 2,600 imported cases so far Photo: FB screengrab/ siswaran Singapore — Transport Minister S Iswaran said in Parliament on Monday (Jan 10) that there have been around 2,600 imported Covid-19 cases of the Omicron variant to date, which is about 60 per cent of the total number of infections from the new variant.
Moreover, State Coroner Adam Nakhoda said he found it “likely” that Mr Rafie Sherman Abdullah Tan, 19, was inexperienced in riding the motorcycle, which may have contributed to him losing control while making a right turn on Jurong West Central 1 at about 3:40 pm on July 16 last year. 2 Toto jackpot winners bag S$5. READ MORE HERE Rise in Omicron cases to 438; fall in Covid-19 infection growth rate All in, there were 846 new Covid-19 cases recorded on Tuesday, up from 750 on Monday, and no deaths.36 million each from Orchard & Tampines outlets Photo: FB screengrab/Lee Cheow Kian, Laurence Ethan Ting Singapore — It was truly a lucky day for two punters who became instant millionaires after hitting the winning combination for the Toto jackpot prize on Monday (Jan 10). Students are to collect their results in their respective classrooms. - Advertisement 1- The Group 1 jackpot amount ballooned to S$10,713,876, meaning the winners will receive about S$5. 10m population not really a ridiculous number for S'pore to plan for: Liu Thai Ker The former CEO of HDB reiterated that the figure is a planning parameter and not a target.36 million each. - Advertisement 1- However, reporting sexual harassment at the workplace is hardly a simple matter for the victims, explained Ms Shailey Hingorani, who heads the Workplace Harassment and Discrimination Advisory of gender equality advocacy group AWARE, which published the results of the study, titled.
Read more here. READ MORE HERE Tennis: Djokovic could face jail as travel declaration under scrutiny in latest twist The world No. Only students are allowed within school premises There have been arrangements made for school candidates to receive their results from their classrooms at their secondary schools. Video circulates: Groups of 7 and 8 angmohs eating at Chinatown Point hawker centre Singapore — Two groups of men and women were filmed flouting Covid-19 rules at the Chinatown Point hawker centre. A video circulating on social media which has been posted on TikTok and Facebook shows one table of seven people, and another table of eight recorded eating at Chinatown Point hawker centre on Friday (Jan 7). READ MORE HERE Cambodia's landmine-sniffing rat hero dies Magawa, a giant African pouched rat originally from Tanzania, helped clear mines from about 225,000 square metres of land. The original video uploaded to TikTok by @xiaohui661425 has since been taken down, but other copies have found their way to social media. Students on Covid-19 health risk warning allowed to collect results in person School candidates who have been issued with the Ministry of Health’s Risk Warning will be allowed to collect their results in person. Loh Kean Yew proceeds to second round at India Open Loh Kean Yew.
Photo: screengrab/ bwfbadminton.com Singaporean badminton sensation Loh Kean Yew won in his first match of the year, emerging victorious over Canada’s Sheng Xiaodong 16-21, 21-4, 21-13. 3. - Advertisement 2- Fresh from his Dec 19 World championship in Huelva, Spain, Loh is currently ranked 10th in the world, while Sheng is ranked at number 54 on the Badminton World Federation World Tour .