Tag Archive: family

Ex-Husband Never Pay Maintenance, Jobless Single Mother Faces Daunting Prospect Of Losing House

A single mum with two grown-up children – one in university and the other in polytechnic wrote in to us about the compulsory acquisition of her 3-room flat by HDB. She owes HDB about $33,000 in mortgage rent or about…
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Fajar Road Double Death: Mother Suffered From Post-Partum Depression When She Jumped With 2-Month Old Daughter

The deaths of a new mother and her infant daughter at a HDB block in Fajar Road last November were found to have been part of a “deliberate act of suicide”, a Coroner’s Court heard on Tuesday (9 May). Koh…
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Parents Beware! Stranger At Joo Chiat Complex Threatened To Harm My 3 Year Old Daughter

Please Please Please!!!! Be careful all parents out there!!! This just happened to my biras earlier today.. Do take xtra care of our children..we dont know when and where it might happen again.. #sharingiscaring On 02/05/17, at about 1400hrs, I…
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Lunch With Sumiko – When The Going Gets Tough, Muft Fatris Bakaram Writes Poetry

My lunch with the Mufti of Singapore is held in the shadow of the Sultan Mosque. I’m early at The Landmark, a restaurant at the Village Hotel Bugis overlooking the swimming pool. It is just past 1pm and I’m suddenly…
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