In the aftermath of the pandemic, many independent artist collectives have emerged within the city’s formerly limited nightlife.
“You’re living off a repressed underclass,” Bourdain tells his Singaporean hosts, who talk of not filling their own glasses or doing their own washing.
Having fleeced the U.S. Navy of $35 million through years of bribery, “Fat Leonard” escaped house arrest before being caught in a Venezuelan airport.
“Fat Leonard” bribed officers with sex parties and fancy feasts in exchange for classified information and defence contracts. Now, weeks from sentencing, he’s vanished.
The Singaporean athlete, who didn’t even fail a drug test, is being punished after admitting to authorities he smoked cannabis when abroad in a “moment of weakness.”
With the repeal of the colonial-era law, comes cautious optimism from Singapore’s LGBTQ community, as the government promises to retain its other heteronormative policies.
The judge said the child's murder didn't warrant the death penalty, prompting comparisons to Singapore's ruthless use of capital punishment in drug cases.
Come Friday, Nazeri bin Lajim will be hanged by the Singaporean government. VICE World News met with his family as they navigated his final days.
“I'm hopeful that change will happen. What I worry about is how many more lives will it take for it to happen?”
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The Malaysian man, assessed to have “borderline intellectual functioning,” was seen weeping as he held his mother's hand prior to his execution.