The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Sept 19, 2017

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PM Lee in China for 3-day official visit; man who allegedly stuck toothpicks in bus seats charged; jail term extended for Australian who assaulted cop.

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

* Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has arrived in Beijing for a three-day visit to China.

* A man was charged on Tuesday (Sept 19) with sticking toothpicks into bus seats with the sharp ends pointing out.

* Australian Jason Peter Darragh was due to be released from prison in three days but the High Court added two more months to his jail term after the prosecution appealed for a stiffer sentence.

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