The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Nov 1, 2016

Today's top news headlines: Governance lapses by AHTC exposed millions in public funds to improper use, a self-service provision shop places trust in customers' honesty and the Singapore 'killer clown' prankster takes down videos.

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

* A report by KPMG has found that failures in governance at Aljunied-Hougang Town Council exposed millions of dollars in public funds to improper use and application.

* A provision shop at Block 242 Hougang Street 22 does not have a store keeper and counts on customers' honesty to pay for the goods.

* Student Joel Wong, who dressed up as a "killer clown", has apologised for his actions, admitting that the prank had "backfired" after he received negative feedback on social media.