The alert cabby reported a passenger who was behaving suspiciously. -AsiaOne
Tommy Schaefer has confessed to killing his girlfriend's mother at a luxury resort on the Indonesian island of Bali, while Heather Mack has admitted helping stuff the body into a suitcase. -AFP
More than two years after she was charged in 2012, Sharon Tan said she still does not know why. -ST
A Chinese court on Friday fined British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline $619 million following a nearly year-long bribery probe, the company said. -AFP
The Malaysian was also ordered to pay $2,800 compensation to the Government for damaging the security barrier in March this year. -ST
A former senior economic planning officer charged with bribery in China will face trial next week, state media said Friday. -AFP
Taiwan's Ministry of Finance announced that it has imposed a S$2m fine against an offending real estate speculator for manipulating a government program by evading their tax obligations. -China...
A 51-year-old Florida man shot dead his daughter and six grandchildren in his home before killing himself. -Reuters
Doctors and medical experts have advised rape victims to avoid washing themselves up after being attacked. -The Star/ANN
Womens Aid Organisation was contacted by a total of 34 people seeking help to overcome the trauma of rape in 2013 alone. -The Star/ANN

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