31 Jul '16, 2pm

Motorcyclist, 53, killed in accident on BKE - The Straits Times

SINGAPORE - A 53-year-old male motorcyclist from Malaysia was killed in an accident on the Bukit Timah Expressway (BKE) on Saturday (July 30) afternoon. The accident, which occurred at around 4.06pm near the expressway's Woodlands Avenue 3 exit in the direction of Woodlands Checkpoint, involved a car and the victim's motorcycle. A police spokesman said the victim was conveyed unconscious to Khoo Teck Puat Hospital. He later succumbed to his injuries. Photos put up by citizen journalism website Stomp showed the motorcyclist lying face down on the road next to a black Honda car. A section of the two right-most lanes on the BKE were cordoned off, resulting in a long line of cars and motorcycles. The Land Transport Authority had tweeted about the accident at 4.11pm and warned motorists to avoid lanes 1 and 2. Accident on BKE (towards Woodlands) before Woodlands Ave 3 Exit. Avo...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/motorcyclist-53-kil...

Tweets

Singapore an 'anchor' for US presence in region...

straitstimes.com 31 Jul '16, 9pm

WASHINGTON - In an e-mail interview with The Straits Times ahead of an official visit by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong - ...

Are you a zombie employee? Over half of #Singap...

straitstimes.com 01 Aug '16, 9am

MOSCOW (AFP, REUTERS) – All five people on board a Russian military helicopter that was shot down over Syria on Monday (Au...

1 killed, 5 injured after accident on Changi Co...

straitstimes.com 29 Jul '16, 2am

SINGAPORE - One person was killed and five others injured in an accident along Changi Coast Road on Friday (July 29) morni...

Motor racing: @LewisHamilton powers to victory ...

straitstimes.com 31 Jul '16, 1pm

HOCKENHEIM, Germany (Reuters) - Britain's Lewis Hamilton eased his Mercedes to a dominant victory in the German Formula On...

via @STcom

graphics.straitstimes.com 02 Aug '16, 9am

This piece of red sandstone inscribed with the earliest writing found in Singapore was part of a 3m by 3m boulder located ...

#KJE ACCIDENT: Police confirm 60-year-old male ...

channelnewsasia.com 25 Jul '16, 4am

SINGAPORE: An accident involving a motorcycle and a car, and resulting in the death of the motorcyclist, caused a massive ...

HDB bags engineering award for innovative ideas...

straitstimes.com 31 Jul '16, 5am

SINGAPORE - The greening of Punggol Waterway has helped the Housing and Development Board (HDB) bag an award from the Inst...

Look what was found in a drain near an Ang Mo Kio coffee shop

Look what was found in a drain near an Ang Mo K...

straitstimes.com 01 Aug '16, 11am

VIENNA (AFP) - Austrian police said Monday (July 25) that an international operation smashed an alleged people-smuggling r...

See what Olympic athletes are posting about #Ri...

straitstimes.com 07 Aug '16, 12pm

The rowing photos from today on the boat didn't do justice to my spanking new racing zootie designed by my brother, Danial...

#China thanks Kenya for deporting #Taiwan fraud...

straitstimes.com 10 Aug '16, 11am

In today's The Straits Times News In A Minute video, we look at: * Singapore's Joseph Schooling clocked 48.7 seconds to fi...

Worker with crushed finger gets just 1 day off

straitstimes.com 02 Aug '16, 1am

The mental state of a divorced mother, who abused her four-year-old son so badly that he died, is the focus of a three-day...

In pictures: The release of #HarryPotterAndTheC...

straitstimes.com 31 Jul '16, 1pm

It was a frenzy around the world as Harry Potter And The Cursed Child Parts I and II, a script book of a new London play b...

PM Lee arrives to a warm welcome at the White H...

straitstimes.com 02 Aug '16, 12pm

TAIPEI (AFP) - Taiwan's former president Ma Ying-jeou made his first appearance in court Tuesday (Aug 2) in a long-running...

Pokemon Go available for download in Singapore - The Straits Times

Pokemon Go available for download in Singapore ...

straitstimes.com 06 Aug '16, 12am

SINGAPORE - Smash hit Pokemon Go is finally available for play in Singapore. As of Saturday (Aug 6) morning, the mobile ga...

Pokemania hits Singapore - The Straits Times

Pokemania hits Singapore - The Straits Times

straitstimes.com 06 Aug '16, 9pm

The waiting was over for Pokemon fans in Singapore yesterday as the global virtual monster-hunting craze finally reached t...