Little-India - Latest News on Little-India | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Singapore to double riot police after Little India riot

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 17:12

Singapore will double the size of its frontline anti-riot forces and step up surveillance after the country witnessed its worst street violence in 40 years during the Little India riot last year.

Alcohol behind Singapore`s Little India riots: Committee of Inquiry

Last Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014, 22:20

The probe into last December`s riots in Singapore, the worst in 40 years, on Monday cited alcohol as the "major contributory factor" that triggered the unrest.

Singapore man fined for Facebook post on Little India riot

Last Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014, 14:55

A Singaporean man has been fined SGD 5,000 by a court for posting fabricated news on Facebook claiming that five security officials had died in Singapore`s worst violence in 40 years, local media reported on Friday.

Indian jailed for Little India riots in Singapore

Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 17:15

A 27-year-old Indian was today jailed for five months in Singapore for obstructing a policeman during the Little India riot last December, the city-state`s worst street violence in 40 years.

Ninth Indian jailed for involvement in Little India riot

Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 09:29

An Indian construction worker involved in Little India riot last December has been sentenced to a nine-month jail term after he "unreservedly" admitted to being part of an unlawful assembly.

Singapore riot: Defence team of Indian completes arguments

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 12:34

The defence team of an Indian national, accused of obstructing police at the scene of Little India riot, has completed arguments in case related to Singapore`s worst street violence in four decades.

Singapore plans centres outside city for migrant workers: Report

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 15:22

Singapore plans to build more recreation centres in the suburbs to draw migrant labourers away from the city after a rare riot in the congested Little India district last year, a report said Monday.

Indian national jailed for Singapore riot

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 01, 2014, 14:48

A 31-year-old Indian national was today jailed for 18 weeks in Singapore for his role in the country`s worst riot in 40 years, the sixth person to be sentenced in connection with the incident.

14 Indians jailed for clashing with people in Singapore

Last Updated: Thursday, March 20, 2014, 19:17

Fourteen Indians were on Thursday jailed for clashing with a group of people in Singapore`s Little India, a precinct of South Asian businesses where the country`s worst riot in 40 years broke out last year.

Two Indians charged with rioting in Singapore

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 20:05

Two Indians and two Bangladeshis were on Tuesday charged with rioting following a fight in the north-eastern part of Singapore.

Singapore riots case: 2nd Indian charged for burning property

Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 23:13

A second Indian has been charged with burning property during Singapore`s worst riot in 40 years in December last year.

Poor communication hindered police response in Singapore riots

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 20:10

The Committee of Inquiry (COI) on last year`s Dec 8 riots in this city-state Tuesday heard that there were less than 90 police officers left to face some 150 to 200 active rioters at the height of the riots.