Daily roundup: Singapore rolls out autonomous disinfection robot that can (maybe) kill the coronavirus - and other top stories today


Stay in the know with a recap of our top stories today.

1. Singapore rolls out autonomous disinfection robot that can (maybe) kill the coronavirus by shooting UV light

Singapore-listed company DiSa (apparently short for Digital Safety) Pte Ltd just unveiled the country’s first UV Disinfection Autonomous Mobile Robot, an automaton built to counter the eruption of Covid-19 infections... » READ MORE

2. Man, 42, dies after falling from hotel in Sentosa

PHOTO: Lianhe Zaobao File

The deceased was a regular patron of the casino at Resorts World Sentosa, and came from a well-to-do family, Lianhe Zaobao reported... » READ MORE

3. NTU student tests positive for Covid-19 after recall from UK

PHOTO: Sejal Bagaria

Sejal Bagaria was one of the students recalled from exchange programmes overseas. She had been at the University of Sussex for her exchange programme since Jan 21... » READ MORE

4. Man who breached stay-home notice for bak kut teh fix will be investigated: Shanmugam

PHOTO: Screengrab/Facebook

One man has landed himself in hot water after breaching a stay-home notice (SHN) to satisfy his bak kut teh craving and posting about his meal on Facebook... » READ MORE