GEYLANG

Though it holds an infamous reputation as Singapore's red-light district, Geylang is much more than its shady background. Yes it's true that the district has plenty of dubious karaoke lounges, bars and brothels to boot, but the colourful neighbourhood is also home acclaimed local food, Singapore's oldest Malay enclaves and authentic charm untouched by urban redevelopment.
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Malaysian teen who went missing in Singapore found after getting lost for days, too shy to ask for directions

Malaysian teen who went missing in Singapore found after getting lost for days, too shy to ask for directions

Just, wow.

Parents say Indonesian domestic worker was killed by man in Singapore for refusing to be his mistress

Parents say Indonesian domestic worker was killed by man in Singapore for refusing to be his mistress

If convicted, the Bangladeshi man could face the death penalty in Singapore.

Kembangan resident makes GrabFood rider’s day with Christmas goodies and imploring not to hurry

Kembangan resident makes GrabFood rider’s day with Christmas goodies and imploring not to hurry

Faith in humanity restored.

WATCH: Lone dude trying to stop four women from fighting along Geylang Road just can’t even

WATCH: Lone dude trying to stop four women from fighting along Geylang Road just can’t even

Dude is all of us in 2018.

Man who got super-long e-scooter impounded returns to Paya Lebar Road with a super-long e-bike

Man who got super-long e-scooter impounded returns to Paya Lebar Road with a super-long e-bike

Now it's even longer.

Egg-citing things are coming to Paya Lebar Square with a new Korean sandwich shack

Egg-citing things are coming to Paya Lebar Square with a new Korean sandwich shack

On the heels of Seoul in a Sandwich and Isaac Toast comes another Korean-style sammie spot: Egg Stop. Set up by the team behind Le Castella, its first takeaway kiosk at Paya Lebar...

Arrested: 2 men who got into a big row over the last available toilet urinal at Aljunied MRT Station

Arrested: 2 men who got into a big row over the last available toilet urinal at Aljunied MRT Station

These two men must have really needed to pee, considering that the police had to be called in to settle an altercation between them over a toilet urinal. Talk about a pee in their...

WATCH: Some jackass throwing himself onto vehicles in a rampage along Geylang Road

WATCH: Some jackass throwing himself onto vehicles in a rampage along Geylang Road

Drunk? High? Suicidal? Hardcore-parkour artist? Hell knows, but it sure is clear that this dude’s a jackass. A man was caught on camera running amok along Geylang Road near...

Homewares brand IUIGA debuts 6-month pop-up store at SingPost Centre

Homewares brand IUIGA debuts 6-month pop-up store at SingPost Centre

Local lifestyle brand IUIGA is a pretty new-to-Singapore brand, launched last year featuring Muji-style minimalist homeware items tagged at lower prices. Apparently, it keeps...

AVA slams the fool who tried to prove keropok sold at Geylang Serai Bazaar was plastic

AVA slams the fool who tried to prove keropok sold at Geylang Serai Bazaar was plastic

It’s truly sad that even during the holy month of Ramadan — a time for increased charity, generosity and virtuosity for Muslims — this couple chose to disgrace themselves...