Woman from Myanmar Commits Suicide by Jumping from 19th Floor of Condo in Singapore

A migrant worker from Myanmar (formerly known as Burma), who worked as a domestic helper in Singapore, committed suicide by jumping to her death from the 19th floor balcony of the Interlace Condominium. The video shows another migrant worker from Myanmar trying to talk her out of jumping, but the woman eventually took the leap … Continue reading “Woman from Myanmar Commits Suicide by Jumping from 19th Floor of Condo in Singapore”

Forklift Operator Drops Steel Bars on Truck Driver, Killing Him

CCTV Video from Singapore shows a forklift operator dropping steel bars on a truck driver, killing him. According to the local reports, the 52 year old forklift operator did not initially see the truck driver, and only noticed him when he was too close. He then floored the brakes to avoid running into the driver, … Continue reading “Forklift Operator Drops Steel Bars on Truck Driver, Killing Him”

Singaporean Driver Crashed His Lotus Elise in Malaysia and Died

A man from Singapore driving a Lotus Elise died earlier today after crashing his sports car on a highway near Pagoh, a town in the Muar district of Johor, Malaysia. It doesn’t look like his vehicle was equipped with airbags – they may have saved his life. Considering how badly the car is wrecked, the … Continue reading “Singaporean Driver Crashed His Lotus Elise in Malaysia and Died”

1942 Singapore Falls to the Japanese

This historical (black and white colorized?) footage was filmed by the Japanese forces during their attack on and takeover of Singapore in 1942. It has a little bit of everything – aerial photography showing Japanese planes dropping bombs, naval forces attacking and invading from the sea, foot soldiers progressing inland on bicycles (liked that one … Continue reading “1942 Singapore Falls to the Japanese”

Two Little Brothers Crushed by Cement Truck in Singapore

Hot off the press – a tragic accident which just happened a few hours ago left two little brothers – one 7 and one 13 year old – dead with their heads and a bicycle crushed on the road. The boys were hit by a cement truck near Dunman Secondary School, at #45 Tampines Street … Continue reading “Two Little Brothers Crushed by Cement Truck in Singapore”

Truck Driver Deliberately Rams a Motorcyclist to the Ground in Singapore

So it looks like Best Gore has been banned in Singapore seemingly for tarnishing the country’s squeaky clean image: Hey Mark, this is gorylla, Rem the gal who sent you the Ferrari accident link (from Singapore). Guess what? They banned BEST GORE!!! I can’t access it from any of the 3 telecom service providers here. … Continue reading “Truck Driver Deliberately Rams a Motorcyclist to the Ground in Singapore”

Speeding Motorcyclist Mows Down Woman on Crosswalk in Singapore

Singapore is the safest country in Asia and one of the safest in the world. Thanks to its tight gun laws, the homicide incidence is minimal but unfortunately, it’s still an Asian country so vast majority of drivers operate motor vehicles in violation of DWA. This accident happened on December 22, 2012 – mere 3 … Continue reading “Speeding Motorcyclist Mows Down Woman on Crosswalk in Singapore”

Suicide at Yishun MRT Station in Singapore

An Indian man living in Singapore decided to end his life by laying on a track before an approaching train. The incident was captured on a CCTV camera at Singapore’s Yishun station. I find it rather strange that the man decided to let the train cut him in half across the midsection. This Indian woman … Continue reading “Suicide at Yishun MRT Station in Singapore”

Suicide at the Admiralty MRT Station in Singapore

CCTV camera at the Admiralty MRT Station in Singapore caught a suicide by a man who jumped on the railway tracks as the train was approaching. I wonder what goes through the head of people who stand at the MRT station along with other commuters and act like they are there for the same reason, … Continue reading “Suicide at the Admiralty MRT Station in Singapore”

Open Post #7 – Multiculturalism

I wanted to follow up on the debate started in the post with the car crashes in Singapore. Several Best Gore members from New Zealand noted that their country is no longer as safe as it used to be, especially since hoards of Asian immigrants have flooded the place. I myself must admit that even … Continue reading “Open Post #7 – Multiculturalism”