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87 arrested in Geylang for selling contraband, vice

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: 87 people were arrested for various offences during a six-day multi-agency operation in Geylang that ended on Sunday (Mar 26). 

The suspects – 53 men and 34 women aged between 17 and 65 – were arrested for offences ranging from the peddling of contraband cigarettes and illegal sexual enhancement drugs, to vice. 119 more words

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Prison drug dealers hold Gideon’s TV ransom

When Gideon realized he would struggle to pay his most recent drug bill a week ago, he thought he understood the potential consequences. In the past, unpaid debts led to prison drug dealers threatening to stab or beat him, but the dealers took a different approach this time. 882 more words


More than 2,000 cartons of contraband cigarettes seized at Tuas checkpoint

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: Officers from the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) seized 2,041 cartons and 60 packets of contraband cigarettes hidden in a bus at Tuas Checkpoint last Sunday (Mar 19).  157 more words

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Cross Purpose and Ed's Dead Reviews, Herald

Review: Cross Purpose, by Claire MacLeary, Contraband, and Ed’s Dead, by Russel D McLean, Contraband

on June 1, 2016 in Aberdeen, Scotland.


Cross Purpose

Claire MacLeary… 736 more words

Book Reviews

Jailed for assault and dealing with contraband cigarettes

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – A former logistics coordinator was jailed for two years and eight months on Tuesday (March 7) for assault and dealing with contraband cigarettes. 381 more words

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Carter The Unstoppable Killing Machine: A Review Of Russel D. McLean's Ed's Dead...

Is there a more unreliable narrator than one who is themselves a writer? The idea of a fiction within a fiction, of stories being told, are more pronounced. 774 more words