09 Dec '13, 6am

Singapore's Little India Riot A Shock, But Not A Total Surprise: For the first time in nearly 50 years, a race...

Singapore's Little India Riot A Shock, But Not A Total Surprise: For the first time in nearly 50 years, a race...

For the first time in decades, a riot broke out in central Singapore on Sunday night, bringing to light simmering discontent among the island nation’s migrant community. An angry crowd of South Asians turned violent after a bus ran over and killed an Indian worker as he was crossing the road in Singapore’s Little India — a vibrant cultural district of shops and restaurants that serves as a hub for the hundreds of thousands of Indians working in Singapore — at about 9:30 in the evening. Video from the incident shows men yelling in Tamil as they set upon the bus, even as the body remained pinned under the vehicle. One man smashed the front windscreen with a pole while another repeatedly struck it with a garbage can. The mob continued to grow, and hurled objects at the Singapore Civil Defence Force rescuers trying to reach the victim before turning on arriving police reinforc...

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Riot in Singapore’s Little India

alvinology.com 09 Dec '13, 6am

This applies across board for Singaporeans, PRs and foreigners alike. Often time, I hear people calling dark skinned South...

Riot in Singapore's Little India

Riot in Singapore's Little India

channelnewsasia.com 08 Dec '13, 3pm

SINGAPORE: Police say the riot in Little India which broke out on Sunday night took place after a fatal accident between a...

WATCH: Riot in Singapore's Little India

WATCH: Riot in Singapore's Little India

news.xin.msn.com 08 Dec '13, 4pm

A toppled police car lies in front of an ambulance which has been set alight by a mob during the riot. SINGAPORE: A riot b...

Hundreds Riot in Singapore's Little India

Hundreds Riot in Singapore's Little India

voanews.com 09 Dec '13, 6am

Hundreds of South Asian workers rioted in Singapore after being enraged by a fatal road accident in a rare case of public ...

Riot in Singapore's Little India district. Poli...

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(SgNA) VIDEO: Riot in Little India on 8 December

Indian expat families seeking to employ educated Singaporeans as domestic maids for $600-$800 Gumtree.sg, 27 Nov 2013 Link...

27 arrested over riot in Little India

27 arrested over riot in Little India

channelnewsasia.com 08 Dec '13, 7pm

SINGAPORE: Police have arrested 27 suspects from South Asia in connection with the Little India riot on Sunday. More arres...

Riot in Little India in Singapore happening rig...

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sg.news.yahoo.com 08 Dec '13, 3pm

Reuters/REUTERS - Riot policemen watch burning vehicles during a riot in Singapore's Little India district, late December ...

Video: Riot In Little India #littleindiariot

Video: Riot In Little India #littleindiariot

However, as more photos and videos of the situation began flooding my twitter timeline, it dawned upon me that this is for...

[ST] Singapore Police in control of riot at Little India

[ST] Singapore Police in control of riot at Lit...

straitstimes.com 08 Dec '13, 5pm

"On Dec 8 at 2123 hrs, a fatal traffic accident occurred between a private bus and a person at the junction of Race Course...

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#LittleIndiaRiot

todayonline.com 08 Dec '13, 3pm

SINGAPORE - A riot broke out along the junction of Race Course Road and Hempshire Road tonight (Dec 8), with police office...

(sna) Little India Riot On International News M...

Indian expat families seeking to employ educated Singaporeans as domestic maids for $600-$800 Gumtree.sg, 27 Nov 2013 Link...

Riot at little india ? Dafug seriously Singapore

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