Bus shelters will be built for foreign workers waiting for private buses at Tekka Lane and Hampshire Road so they can wait in greater comfort, Mr Yeo Teck Guan, group director of public transport at the Land Transport Authority (LTA) has told the Committee of Inquiry (COI) into the Dec 8 unrest in Little India.
Two new mosques will be built in Woodlands and Jurong West at a cost of about $15 million each by 2016.
Two Straits Times readers have each won a $65 ice cream sandwich gift bag after participating in a contest tied to an initiative by the newspaper on Pinterest.
Restrictions on the number of private buses ferrying workers to and from Little India on Sundays have been kept "fluid" by the Land Transport Authority (LTA), the Committee of Inquiry (COI) into Dec 8 riot was told.
A chat at a wedding dinner was all it took for to get funds to build another centre to help children with dyslexia, a learning disorder that disadvantages them in school.