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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Singapore Straits Times

3 HR PSI 56 
ST Index  2,758.240 +17.090


In recent years, hundreds of Singaporeans, armed with their red passports, have been heading north to schools in Malaysia's new education hub in Iskandar, Johor.


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LTA rolls out team of Active Mobility Enforcement Officers to encourage safe sharing of paths 
From Wednesday (May 11), the Land Transport Authority (LTA) will roll out a dedicated team of Active Mobility Enforcement Officers (AMEOs) to encourage safe sharing of paths as well as deter reckless behaviour on bicycles and personal mobility devices (PMDs). This is part of efforts to encourage safe and gracious sharing of paths as more people take up active modes of commuting such as walking, cycling and using PMDs.
Land Transport Authority's first deployment of its Active Mobility Enforcement Officers at Bus Stop
along Woodlands Ave 7 on Wednesday (May 11) morning. ST VIDEO: SEAH KWANG PENG
Active Mobility Enforcement Officers. - PHOTO: LTA
JUST IN: Donald Trump wins Nebraska Republica primary: CNN
Several people stabbed at Massachusetts mall
The Taunton Police Department said on Twitter that it was investigating "multiple stabbings" at the Silver City Galleria mall and on a nearby street. Taunton is about 64 km south of Boston.
Witnesses told 7News that they saw people running out of the mall and heard gunfire. Witnesses reported seeing police officers with guns drawn and that the mall had been evacuated. 
Johor's EduCity drawing Singaporean students
Recent years have seen hundreds of Singaporeans head north to schools in Malaysia's new education hub in Iskandar, about an hour from Singapore via the Second Link. They cited lower fees and and a number of brand-name foreign institutions to choose from in EduCity. ST PHOTO: CALVIN YANG 
70-year-old Indian woman gives birth to first baby, says not too old to be mother
Daljinder Kaur gave birth last month to a boy following two years of IVF treatment at a fertility clinic in the northern state of Haryana with her 79-year-old husband. The couple had been married for 46 years. PHOTO: AFP
Donald Trump will win West Virginia Republican primary: CNN projection
Meanwhile, Bernie Sanders is leading Hillary Clinton in West Virginia.
Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee, has said he had narrowed his potential vice-presidential choices to five or six experienced politicians. 
Football: Violence, drama as Man Utd’s top-four hopes shredded by West Ham
Manchester United endured a pre-match bus attack and post-match demoralisation as their Champions League hopes were harpooned by a 3-2 defeat at West Ham United on Tuesday.  PHOTOS: REUTERS 
Weather & traffic update
Warm. Thundery showers over many areas in the afternoon.
Vehicle breakdown on ECP (towards City) after KPE exit, and KJE (towards BKE) before BKE exit. Drive safe!
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