A magnitude 6.5 earthquake has struck 91km W of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia.
91.0 km (56.5 mi) W of Sungaipenuh, Indonesia
141.0 km (87.6 mi) S of Padang, Indonesia
156.0 km (96.9 mi) S of Solok, Indonesia
173.0 km (107.5 mi) SSW of Sijunjung, Indonesia
531.0 km (329.9 mi) SW of Singapore, Singapore
Nicole Kidman‘s doctor father collapsed and died at a Singapore hotel after his morning workout.
Dr. Kidman, a Sydney psychologist, collapsed when he was inside the Wheelhouse restaurant at the Tanglin Club. He had been staying there while visiting his other daughter, Antonia.
A doctor and guests at the hotel who were present tried to resuscitate him before paramedics arrived and he was taken to hospital. Police confirmed that he died at Tan Tock Seng Hospital about 10am and were now investigating the exact cause of death. source
A friend of the family earlier confirmed that Dr Kidman, aged in his 70s, had suffered a fall but did not know any other details.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Kidman family.
A Singapore woman discovered the hard way that snakes can be a real pain in the butt especially when said snakes are residing in your toilet bowl.
Noraslinda Asat, 34, was in using the bathroom at her home when suddenly she felt a sharp pain to her buttock.
When she stood – she saw that a 6 foot long python was locked jawed to her bum.
Nurse suffers burn injury after sitting on unknown substance in train. A woman traveling by train in Singapore got a lot more than she bargained for after sitting on a yellowish unknown substance on Tuesday. The 24-year-old was traveling by train when she noticed a slight tingling to her buttocks area, upon closer inspection, she found a yellowish substance on her clothing. Scary! But wait, it gets worse!
The sensation increased until it became unbearable and by the time she arrived home, she noticed her rear-end was all burnt to a crisp! Poor lady!
The woman, who works as a nurse, is still hospitalized and is listed in guarded condition.
She was on a northbound train traveling to Jurong East at around 11am on Thursday when the horrifying incident happened.
This is not the first time someone has suffered burns from sitting in an acid like substance in a public place, it also happened several times on park benches and bus stop benches throughout Bukit Batok.
The following Global index is based on eight categories: economy, education, entrepreneurship & opportunity, governance, health, personal freedom, safety & security and social capital. It is the first time ever the US is not in the top 10.
THE PROSPERITY INDEX kicks USA to the top 10 curb…
1 – Norway
2 – Denmark
3 – Sweden
4 – Australia
5 – New Zealand
6 – Canada
7 – Finland
8 – Netherlands
9 – Switzerland
10 – Ireland
11 – Luxembourg
12 – U.S.
13 – UK
14 – Germany
15 – Iceland
16 – Austria
17 – Belgium
18 – Hong Kong
19 – Singapore
20 – Taiwan
21 – France
22 – Japan
23 – Spain
24 – Slovenia
25 – Malta