The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Dec 11, 2017

Today's top news headlines: Dakota Crescent to be redeveloped for public housing, higher tuition fees for polytechnics and ITEs next year, and car warranty restrictions to be lifted.

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

*Dakota Crescent will be redeveloped for public housing, said Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong in a Facebook post.

*Tuition fees for polytechnics and Institutes of Technical Education will go up by between 3 and 7 per cent next year. 

*Come next year, drivers will be able to fix their cars at a workshop of their choice and not worry about losing their warranty.