Indian jailed for role in Singapore riots

An Indian national found guilty of obstructing a policeman during the December riots here was Monday sentenced to five months in jail, the media reported.

35 South Asian men arrested for rioting in Singapore dorm

A total of 35 South Asian men have been arrested so far after a fight broke out at a dormitory here, according to a media report on Friday.

Two Indians charged with rioting in Singapore

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

Poor communication hindered police response in Singapore riots

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.

Third Indian sentenced for role in Little India riot in Singapore

An Indian national in Singapore was jailed for 18 weeks for his role in the country`s worst riot in 40 years, becoming the third to be punished in the case.

Second Indian national jailed for rioting in Singapore

A second Indian national was jailed for 15 weeks for his involvement in Singapore`s worst riots in 40 years.

Riot-hit Singapore insists migrant workers treated respectfully

Singapore denied that a riot last month by South Asian migrant workers in the city-state was triggered by discontent over their wages and living conditions.

Three Indian allege police abuse in Singapore riot case

Three Indian, facing charges in Singapore court for their alleged roles in December 8 riots here, have filed a formal complaint of police assault with the Internal Affairs Office (IAO) here, The Straits Times reported on Thursday.

S`pore riot: Indian to seek judicial review on bail conditions

An Indian, part of 25 alleged rioters who participated in Singapore`s worst outbreak of violence in over 40 years, plans to seek judicial review on the conditions that the authorities have imposed on him.

Two more Indians charged in Singapore for rioting

Two more Indian nationals, aged 35 and 41, were charged Tuesday in connection with the riots in this city-state Dec 8, taking the total number of people charged to 35.

Singapore imposes alcohol ban in Little India

Singapore has imposed a ban on consumption and sale of alcohol in Little India locality here over this weekend following last Sunday`s riot.

Singapore bans drinking in Little India riot zone

Singapore on Thursday banned alcohol sales and consumption this weekend in a district where South Asian workers staged the city-state`s first riot in more than 40 years.

First visit to Singapore proves fatal for the Indian

Indian national, Sakthivel Kumaravelu, rarely went to Singapore’s Little India during his days off but last Sunday’s visit proved fatal for his first visit to area in more than two months.

Singapore arrests 8 more Indians, 24 charged for rioting

Twenty-four Indians were charged for alleged rioting triggered by the death of a compatriot in a road accident, Singapore`s worst outbreak of violence in over 40 years, even as eight more Indians were arrested on Tuesday.

Singapore violence: Committee to investigate Little India riot

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Monday said a probe committee would be set up to investigate the cause of a riot that broke out in the Little India neighbourhood Sunday evening.