LISBON: Frustrated travellers rushed home to England cutting short summer holidays in Portugal on Friday (Sep 11) to dodge a mandatory quarantine reimposed by London as coronavirus cases in the southern European nation continued to rise. British authorities announced on Thursday anyone arriving in England from Portugal, excluding the Azores and Madeira archipelagos, after 4am (0300 GMT) on Saturday will need to self-isolate for 14 days. "It's typical British arrogance," English tourist Jeremy Moore said as he waited at the check-in queue at Lisbon airport. "I know how sloppy hygiene measures are in the UK where I live." Ilona Chylicka, a Pole who has lived in England for more than a decade, had to book a last-minute flight. "It feels very safe here," she said. "I don't see the reason why we should (quarantine) but obviously they are imposing those restrictions so we have to go back." Portugal spent only three weeks off the list of countries on England's self-quarantine … [Read more...] about English tourists rush back from Portugal to avoid COVID-19 quarantine
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SINGAPORE: A 71-year-old woman was taken to hospital after a four-vehicle accident at the junction of Ulu Pandan Road and Clementi Road on Friday morning (Sep 11), said authorities. Police said they were alerted to an accident involving a taxi, two cars and a lorry shortly after 9am. "A 71-year-old female car driver was conscious when conveyed to National University Hospital," said the Singapore Police Force. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) also said it was alerted to the road traffic accident, adding that its personnel took the injured person to the hospital. A photo of the accident posted by ROADS.sg on Facebook showed people standing around the crash area, while multiple vehicles were stuck at the junction, resulting in a jam along the roads. Police investigations are ongoing. READ: 2 people taken to hospital after CTE accident involving 5 cars … [Read more...] about 71-year-old woman taken to hospital after four-vehicle accident in Clementi
DANNY Dyer has cemented himself as an EastEnders icon and BBC fan favourite. The soap star is also the presenter of BBC gameshow The Wall but his work on Albert Square has made him a household name. Who is Danny Dyer and how old is he? Danny Dyer is a 43-year-old actor and soap heartthrob known for making a slew of low-budget gangster movies. Born in Canning Town, East London in 1977, Danny - who is an avid West Ham United fan - now lives in Essex with his wife Jo Mas and daughters Dani and Sunnie, as well as son Arty. Some of his most memorable projects include The Football Factory, The Business and Doghouse. Beginning his career at the age of 16, he was discovered by an agent who auditioned him for the part of Martin Fletcher in the Granada Television series Prime Suspect 3 in 1993. Since then, other TV jobs have included roles in Cadfael, A Touch of Frost, Loved Up, Thief Takers, Soldier Soldier, Casualty, Hollyoaks Later and Skins – as well as enjoying a … [Read more...] about How old is Danny Dyer and when did he join EastEnders as Mick Carter?
With a sensation 10-wicket win over England in the day-night third Test at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad – India knocked England out of contention from the ICC World Test Championship final in June. The win also propelled India to the top of World Test Championship standings. Courtesy the win, Kohli’s men have further strengthened their grip in the World Test Championship points table with a better percentage of 71 and 490 points in 16 matches. Meanwhile, England, who are now 2-1 down in the four-match series, are out of the race for a place in the final of the ICC World Test Championship after losing the third Test in Ahmedabad. Joe Root and Co. needed to win the four-match series 3-1 versus India to play the June 18-22 final. New Zealand are assured of a place in the final with 70 percentage points. What India Need to do to Qualify for ICC WTC Final? India now have to either win or draw the fourth and final Test against England, starting March 4 in Ahmedabad to claim … [Read more...] about ICC World Test Championship 2021: Here’s What Virat Kohli-Led Team India Needs to do Qualify For Final
SINGAPORE: A woman was sentenced to jail for one year and five months on Monday (Nov 18) for conspiring with a former director of a subsidiary of Nanyang Technological University (NTU) to cheat the university and its entities of S$191,000. Louise Lai, 43, pleaded guilty to five charges mostly of abetment of cheating, with another 10 charges taken into consideration. The court heard that Lai and co-accused Viktor Cheng Choong Hung were previously colleagues at the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS). Cheng later moved on from IPOS and held several jobs at three NTU subsidiaries: Director at NTU's innovation and enterprise arm NTUitive, director of business and operations at the Institute of Media Innovation (IMI), and chief executive officer at Techbiz Xccelerator (TBX). In July 2014, Lai - on Cheng's suggestion - set up consultancy firm I-Knowhow to provide IT, knowledge management and market research services. She was listed as its director. In reality, … [Read more...] about Woman jailed for conspiring with ex-director of NTU subsidiary to cheat university