29 Mar '11, 1pm

Conman cheated woman for 'exorcism'

Conman cheated woman for 'exorcism'

Odd-job worker Ang Ah Suay, 62 (above), told Madam Ng Siew Hoi, 55, that her spouse was possessed and needed to be exorcised for the affair to end. -- PHOTO: SINGAPORE POLICE FORCE HE GAINED her trust by offering her a job as a coffee shop assistant and then letting it slip that her husband was cheating on her. Odd-job worker Ang Ah Suay, 62, told Madam Ng Siew Hoi, 55, that her spouse was possessed and needed to be exorcised for the affair to end. He promised to hire a medium to do the job but it was all a scam. Ang pleaded guilty on Tuesday in a district court to cheating the housewife of $6,000 in cash and $950 worth of jewellery. He was sentenced to four months in jail. According to court documents, he had called his friend, Madam Ng, on Feb 12 to tell her he was setting up a coffee shop and wanted to hire her. That was also when he told her that her husband was an adu...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

Tweets

Woman jailed 26 months for burglary and theft

straitstimes.com 29 Mar '11, 8am

Ng Bee Hong, 31, was jailed a total of 26 months for buglary and theft. A WOMAN who took her 10-year-old daughter along to...

Bernise Ang wins Singapore Woman Award

Bernise Ang wins Singapore Woman Award

channelnewsasia.com 31 Mar '11, 1pm

SINGAPORE: The Singapore Woman Award 2011 was the high-point of the month-long MediaCorp Celebrates Women Campaign. The aw...

So proud of you. @Bernise Ang wins Singapore Wo...

todayonline.com 31 Mar '11, 9pm

Singapore - She may have once described herself as an apathetic youth but a transformed Ms Bernise Ang last night bagged M...

#Singapore: Woman of the Year built Marina Bay: THE next time you stop to admire the distinctive skyline of Mari...

#Singapore: Woman of the Year built Marina Bay:...

straitstimes.com 31 Mar '11, 8am

Her World Woman of the Year 2010 winner, Dr Cheong Koon Hean. -- ST PHOTO: CAROLINE CHIA THE next time you stop to admire ...

Vietnamese woman jailed for human trafficking #...

straitstimes.com 31 Mar '11, 11am

HANOI - A JUDGE says a Vietnamese woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for trafficking women to work as prosti...