#India approves death penalty for #rape of girls under 12 amid nationwide outrage

#India approves death penalty for #rape of girls under 12 amid nationwide outrage

straitstimes.com 21 Apr '18, 2pm

NEW DELHI (REUTERS) - India's Cabinet on Saturday (April 21) approved the death penalty for rapists of girls below the age of 12, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi held an emergency meeting in response to nationwide outrage in the wake of a series of cases. The executive order, or ordinance, amends the criminal law to also include more drastic punishment for convicted rapists of girls below the age of 16, government officials said. The order, a copy of which was seen by Reuters, will come into effect once it is signed by India's president. India launched fast-track courts and a tougher rape law that included the death penalty after a grue...

Police appeal for information on missing 11-year-old girl

channelnewsasia.com 21 Apr '18, 11am

SINGAPORE: The police are appealing for information on the whereabouts of an 11-year-old girl who has been missing since Wednesday (Apr 18) a...

Singapore venue upgraded, 500 tickets left!

apactix.com 21 Apr '18, 11am

4th May, THE STAR THEATRE **VENUE UPGRADE! Due to overwhelming demand, we are moving the show to a larger venue to accommodate requests from ...

In pictures! #RanbirKapoor, @arjunk26 and @juniorbachchan jet set for a football match.

filmfare.com 21 Apr '18, 9am
In pictures! #RanbirKapoor, @arjunk26 and @juniorbachchan jet set for a football match.

Apart from acting, the one thing that unites many stars in Bollywood is their love for a particular sport. In this case, Ranbir Kapoor, Arjun...

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Prodigal Cafe – New Cafe with Yummy and Beautifully-Plated Food https://t.co/ZFtDDlBTMV

misstamchiak.com 21 Apr '18, 2pm

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Anthony Bourdain: last season's ultimate food porn episode

explorepartsunknown.com 20 Apr '18, 7pm

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Arts & Culture

Singapore’s rappers need to rise together, not apart: https://t.co/rhk5EQFsKl

juice.com.sg 20 Apr '18, 8am
Singapore’s rappers need to rise together, not apart: https://t.co/rhk5EQFsKl

This week, there’s been a bit of a stir within Singapore’s small but passionate rap and hip-hop community. In response to a question we asked...

Startups, Entrepreneurs & Hackers

Web Graphic Designer job at Content Clout Malaysia

startupjobs.asia 21 Apr '18, 12pm
Web Graphic Designer job at Content Clout Malaysia

Content Clout is a digital marketing agency that serves the SME market. We manage our clients' website and digital marketing, all for one aff...

Summer of singing in Singapore hits right note with Hong Kong youngsters

scmp.com 21 Apr '18, 7am

With the school holidays fast approaching, most Hong Kong children are gearing up for a summe...

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