18 Dec '13, 3pm

Singapore will extend a limited ban on outdoor alcohol consumption in its ethnic Indian district.

SINGAPORE—Singapore will extend a limited ban on outdoor consumption of alcohol in its ethnic Indian district, part of a series of security measures taken after a riot that authorities said may have been partly fueled by public drinking. The Dec. 8 riot by hundreds of South Asian migrant workers—angered by a fatal road accident—was Singapore's first major outburst of public violence in more than 40 years. It stirred debate over the...

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Alcohol ban eased in Singapore's Little India

Alcohol ban eased in Singapore's Little India

ndtv.com 19 Dec '13, 5am

28 Indian nationals have been charged over the riot on Tuesday, leaving 53 to be repatriated. Singapore: Singapore on Wedn...

Little India Riot: Blame it on alcohol

Little India Riot: Blame it on alcohol

blog.dk.sg 20 Dec '13, 1am

I guess most of you have heard that alcohol is the likely cause of the Little India Riot on 8 December 2013. The Singapore...

Singapore to deport 53 over riot

bbc.co.uk 18 Dec '13, 3am

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BBC News - Singapore to deport 53 foreign workers over riot [52 of them are Indian]

BBC News - Singapore to deport 53 foreign worke...

bbc.co.uk 18 Dec '13, 3am

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Singapore bans sale and consumption of alcohol in Little India after riot.

Singapore bans sale and consumption of alcohol ...

blogs.wsj.com 11 Dec '13, 12am

By Jake Maxwell Watts and Gaurav Raghuvanshi Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Policemen from Singapore’s Special Command ...

Singapore to deport 53 over riot: Singapore say...

bbc.co.uk 18 Dec '13, 3am

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edition.cnn.com 18 Dec '13, 6am

Firemen douse a charred ambulance in the early hours of December 9, 2013, after a fatal traffic accident sparked a riot in...

Singapore government imposes alcohol ban in Lit...

timesofindia.indiatimes.com 13 Dec '13, 3am

SINGAPORE: Singapore has imposed a ban on consuption and sale of alcohol in Little India locality here over this weekend f...

Singapore bans alcohol in riot district as more arrests are made

Singapore bans alcohol in riot district as more...

bloomberg.com 11 Dec '13, 4am

Photographer: Nicky Loh/Getty Images People drink and talk on the phone in Little India in Singapore on Dec. 9, 2013. Peop...

#LittleIndiaRiot: Police release boundaries for ban of sale & consumption of alcohol #sgriot

#LittleIndiaRiot: Police release boundaries for...

straitstimes.com 12 Dec '13, 11am

From the junction of Selegie Road and Short Street where the famous Rochor Original Beancurd stall is located, to the Sri ...

Riot forces Singapore to take fresh look at for...

google.com 15 Dec '13, 3am

Riot forces Singapore to take fresh look at foreign workers By Bhavan Jaipragas (AFP) – 1 hour ago Singapore — A riot by S...

Riot Reveals Cracks in Singapore Society

Riot Reveals Cracks in Singapore Society

thediplomat.com 14 Dec '13, 2am

Sakthivel Kumaravelu was killed last Sunday after being run over by a bus ferrying migrant workers from Little India – a m...

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bloomberg.com 09 Dec '13, 1am

Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images Firemen douse a charred ambulance after a riot broke out in Singapore, in the early hours o...

Some cheer booze ban, others stunned

soshiok.com 11 Dec '13, 3am

SINGAPORE - He made the bold move to invest $100,000 to start up his own provision shop in Little India in March, having w...

(sna) 24 Indian nationals to be charged for Lit...

SINGAPORE, Dec. 10 (Xinhua) -- 24 persons, all Indian nationals, will be charged in court on Tuesday afternoon due to invo...