A power fault disrupted service on the Downtown Line on Friday morning for about 30 minutes, affecting about 1,700 commuters. This caused a stoppage in services in both directions at all six stations from Chinatown to Bugis on the 4.3km line.
A doctor was sentenced to 10 weeks' jail on Friday after he was convicted of transferring more than $190,000 within five years prior to his bankruptcy.
A new bus service will ply between Telok Blangah and the Tiong Bahru and Outram MRT stations from next Sunday.
The Traffic Police arrested 17 motorists for drink-driving in an island-wide operation in the wee hours of Friday. They stopped a total of 47 motorists and tested them for alcohol consumption at road blocks across the island. Out of the group, 16 men and one woman aged between 25 and 62 failed the test and were arrested.
Some 79,000 residents have applied for public transport vouchers in the first four days of this year's exercise.