Who watches the watchmen? Auxiliary cop detained for radicalism; colleague confined for supporting him

The threat of extremism is closer than ever before, with two auxiliary police officers arrested this month under the Internal Security Act (ISA) for terrorism-related offences, according to the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). Both of the AETOS officers worked at Woodlands Checkpoint in different duties. 24-year-old Muhammad Khairul bin Mohamed was deployed to the

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Dad of detained radicalised woman expresses remorse for not reporting her to authorities earlier

It’s always unpleasant news to hear about Singaporeans who’ve gained a warped sense of belief after getting self-radicalized through ISIS propaganda, but it was even more...

Dad of detained radicalised woman expresses remorse for not reporting her to authorities earlier

Halal food blogs find that nearly half the stalls at Geylang Serai’s Ramadan bazaar aren’t halal-certified or Muslim-owned

This past weekend saw the annual big-ass Ramadan bazaars kick off across the country — and the biggest, most (over)hyped one is, of course, none other than the Geylang Serai...

Halal food blogs find that nearly half the stalls at Geylang Serai’s Ramadan bazaar aren’t halal-certified or Muslim-owned

Convicted City Harvest Church leaders permanently barred from managing charities (for obvious reasons)

Convicted of misappropriating millions of dollars in church funds, the six City Harvest Church lawbreaking figures have since been permanently barred from having anything at all...

Convicted City Harvest Church leaders permanently barred from managing charities (for obvious reasons)

Prince Harry to break fast with Singaporean Muslims during upcoming visit

Unlike political figures in other countries that don’t take too kindly to associating themselves with Islam, Britain’s Prince Harry is more than happy to join an iftar — the...

Prince Harry to break fast with Singaporean Muslims during upcoming visit

City Harvest Church founder Kong Hee and four other convicted figures finally start their jail sentences today

Years after the City Harvest Church leaders were first dragged to court for misappropriation of church funds, the convicts will finally serve time in jail. Church founder Kong Hee...

City Harvest Church founder Kong Hee and four other convicted  figures finally start their jail sentences today

Fahrenheit 451: Man arrested on suspicion of setting books ablaze at St Hilda’s Church

Regarded as Ray Bradbury’s finest work, the novel Fahrenheit 451 depicts a dystopian future in which books are outlawed and burnt, with the title referring to the auto-ignition...

Fahrenheit 451: Man arrested on suspicion of setting books ablaze at St Hilda’s Church

AGC takes City Harvest Church case to Court Of Appeal to question High Court’s reduced sentences

The High Court may have drastically slashed their prison sentences last week, but this by no means indicates that the case is over for the six City Harvest Church leaders...

AGC takes City Harvest Church case to Court Of Appeal to question High Court’s reduced sentences

Despite reduced sentences, City Harvest Church “deeply saddened” by failure to overturn conviction

In a surprising — and highly contentious — verdict made in High Court this morning, the six City Harvest Church leaders convicted of misappropriating about $50 million in...

Despite reduced sentences, City Harvest Church “deeply saddened” by failure to overturn conviction

In shocking decision, convicted City Harvest Church members get sentences drastically reduced

The six City Harvest Church figures involved in Singapore’s biggest-ever case of embezzled charity funds – one that saw nearly $50 million sunk into efforts to launch...

In shocking decision, convicted City Harvest Church members get sentences drastically reduced