Home Briefs: Driving home danger of drug abuse

Driving home danger of drug abuse

The Central Narcotics Bureau is collaborating with the National Library Board to stage 16 anti-drug skits till December. This is part of an initiative to encourage greater conversation between parents and children about the dangers of drug abuse.

NUS honour for visiting UN chief

United Nations Secretary- General Ban Ki Moon will be here on a work trip today and tomorrow. He will be conferred an honorary Doctor of Letters by the National University of Singapore at the Istana, in recognition of his international efforts to promote sustainable development, human rights, peace and security.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 29, 2016, with the headline 'Home Briefs'. Subscribe