NOVENA

Located near the central region of Singapore, Novena is home to multiple shopping centres, education institutions and hospitals. Here, HDB flats are among an urban forest consisting of condominiums and private housing, making Novena one of the places in Singapore with a high cost of living.
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Woman transforms into Shaolin master, sends off Singapore MRT train using mystical powers from her hands

Woman transforms into Shaolin master, sends off Singapore MRT train using mystical powers from her hands

Could be useful to prevent future MRT breakdowns.

Thai restaurant Baan Ying debuts eat-all-you-can weekend brunch buffet under $40

Thai restaurant Baan Ying debuts eat-all-you-can weekend brunch buffet under $40

Pig out on unlimited Thai grub.

Mo & Jo is a fancy new burger spot in Bukit Timah, with buns by Baker & Cook

Mo & Jo is a fancy new burger spot in Bukit Timah, with buns by Baker & Cook

Nestled among the row of eateries on Greenwood Avenue, Mo & Jo Sourdough Burgers is the new concept by the people behind Plank Sourdough Pizza and Baker & Cook, this time...

Gyozas galore: This Novena eatery fills the Japanese dumplings with curry, salted egg, cheese and more

Gyozas galore: This Novena eatery fills the Japanese dumplings with curry, salted egg, cheese and more

COCONUTS HOT SPOT — First, a disclaimer. Gyoza purists should look away now, because the dumplings served at new Japanese joint Chao Chao Gyoza are anything but traditional....

Oh god why: Old Chang Kee experiments with curry puffs in durian and jackfruit flavors

Oh god why: Old Chang Kee experiments with curry puffs in durian and jackfruit flavors

Looks like Old Chang Kee, our homegrown heritage brand, has been experimenting quite a bit in the kitchen lately (case in point: this year’s nasi lemak and chilli crab...

WATCH: Drone footage of 67-year-old Novena Church’s gorgeous new look

WATCH: Drone footage of 67-year-old Novena Church’s gorgeous new look

After a $54 million revamp three years in the making, the Church of St Alphonsus — widely known as Novena Church — has revealed its stunning new look. Reopening with its...

The first Starbucks Reserve Coffee Bar in Singapore sits inside a glass house in Novena

The first Starbucks Reserve Coffee Bar in Singapore sits inside a glass house in Novena

Encased in a glass house at United Square, Singapore’s first Starbucks Reserve Coffee Bar features a range of brewing methods by baristas who are all certified Coffee...

Surprise yourself with a no-menu experience at Italian restaurant Fratini la Trattoria

Surprise yourself with a no-menu experience at Italian restaurant Fratini la Trattoria

A young couple has taken over the reins at the restaurant.

Double deaths: Man fell several storeys from condo block, woman found dead in bedroom

Double deaths: Man fell several storeys from condo block, woman found dead in bedroom

The pair are believed to be husband and wife, separated for two years.

Happy SG51: This year’s first National Day baby born exactly at the stroke of midnight

Happy SG51: This year’s first National Day baby born exactly at the stroke of midnight

Congrats to the family.