A loanshark runner planning to release hundreds of live crickets in a debtor's house was arrested red-handed in September. Investigations revealed that Seah Wee Beng, 41, a cook, had vandalised two flats a month earlier. On Wednesday, a district court sentenced him to 15 months in jail and six strokes of the cane.
Two Chinese nationals were jailed on Wednesday in separate cases of stealing on board an aircraft last month.
Waiting times at the National Cancer Centre (NCC) have been significantly reduced with the introduction of a new radio-frequency identification (RFID) system.
Three more Indian nationals, arrested in connection with Sunday's riot in Little India, are due to appear in court to face rioting charges.