The Straits Times' News In A Minute: May 8, 2015

The US approved a $173 million dollar deal to upgrade Singapores fleet of F-16 fighter Jets. -- SCREENSHOT: RAZOR TV  
The US approved a $173 million dollar deal to upgrade Singapores fleet of F-16 fighter Jets. -- SCREENSHOT: RAZOR TV  

In today's The Straits Times News In A Minute video, we look at:

*The United States has approved a 173 million-dollar deal to upgrade Singapore's fleet of F-16 fighter jets.

*A part-time tutor, who refers to himself as the Bishan gay, was jailed 12 months for molesting a 12-year-old boy in a mall toilet.

*A Mother's Day video by Jurong Point shopping centre, showing Singaporeans saying I love you to their mothers, is making its rounds on social media.