The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Sept 8, 2017

Academic Huang Jing and wife have left Singapore: MHA; woman escapes with minor scratch in escalator malfunction at The Centrepoint; unauthorised aerial activity prohibited in certain areas during F1 race.

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

*Academic Huang Jing and his wife, Shirley Yang Xiuping, have left Singapore. 

*A 25-year-old woman escaped with a minor scratch on her leg after jumping off a malfunctioning escalator at The Centrepoint shopping mall. 

*The Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore has imposed a temporary restricted area over some parts of Singapore from Sept 14 to 17 to allow low-level helicopters to film the Formula One race from the air.