PUNGGOL

Situated at the very end of Singapore’s north-east border, this heartland district has the appearance of a town that’s still on the rise (thanks to its population of young families and newlyweds). But don’t be fooled into thinking it’s a dull town – living by the waterfront has its perks, such as late night prawning sessions, fishing at the jetty and exploring the wetlands.
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Cut the crab, Singapore seafood diners say after restaurant retracts claws

Cut the crab, Singapore seafood diners say after restaurant retracts claws

The internet this week remained angry at a Punggol-area restaurant after it retracted its live-crab claw machine only to replace the sad crustaceans with empty boxes. Responding...

‘Sorry’ Singapore restaurant accused of cruelty shuts down ‘live crab claw’ machine

‘Sorry’ Singapore restaurant accused of cruelty shuts down ‘live crab claw’ machine

Slaps on a ‘under maintenance’ sign, says machine meant to teach ‘love’ of crabs.

Singapore restaurant accused of cruelty over live crab claw machine, owner says no pain involved

Singapore restaurant accused of cruelty over live crab claw machine, owner says no pain involved

For S$5 a try, those who managed to catch a live crab will have it cooked by the restaurant for free.

Neighbor nightmares: Housewife reportedly chased away 6 families from her block in 2 years

Neighbor nightmares: Housewife reportedly chased away 6 families from her block in 2 years

She even allegedly planted a bloody pig’s ear on one neighbor’s shoe rack.

Road rules: More than 20 e-scooter and e-bicycle riders caught in Punggol operation

Road rules: More than 20 e-scooter and e-bicycle riders caught in Punggol operation

Read up on the rules before hitting the roads.

WATCH: Man moves huge monitor lizard off the road in Sengkang, preventing a potential accident

WATCH: Man moves huge monitor lizard off the road in Sengkang, preventing a potential accident

Was the lizard actually still alive or was it run over already?

Malaysian and Bangladeshi arrested for illegal entry into country after very short chase in waters off Punggol

Malaysian and Bangladeshi arrested for illegal entry into country after very short chase in waters off Punggol

It took less than a minute, really.

Abandoned cats found caged in Punggol, MP Louis Ng to bring up cat abandonment in Parliament

Abandoned cats found caged in Punggol, MP Louis Ng to bring up cat abandonment in Parliament

Poor kitties.

Man falls from parapet of Sengkang HDB block and lands safely on SCDF air bag

Man falls from parapet of Sengkang HDB block and lands safely on SCDF air bag

Saved from certain death.

Suspect wanted by Hougang police gets roasted about his weird-looking neck

Suspect wanted by Hougang police gets roasted about his weird-looking neck

Thank you, necks.