DISTRICT 19 - 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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You can get ready-to-eat chilli crab, chicken rice and nasi lemak at this vending machine

Remember Singapore's first vending machine cafe in Sengkang Seems like we're experiencing the rise of the machines, what with more of these popping up across the island The...

You can get ready-to-eat chilli crab, chicken rice and nasi lemak at this vending machine

Man records his altercation with “arrogant” doctor, but people are siding with the doctor instead

Sorry dude, but you might have shot yourself in the foot here This man recently got into a heated argument with a general practitioner at a clinic in Edgefield...

Man records his altercation with “arrogant” doctor, but people are siding with the doctor instead

Almost open: Punggol Point LRT station to start service on Dec 29

On December 29, Punggol Point Light Rapid Transit (LRT) station will open, adding to the west loop route that includes Sam Kee, Soo Teck, Sumang, Nibong and the yet-to-be-opened...

Almost open: Punggol Point LRT station to start service on Dec 29

This self-service provision shop in Hougang replaces the shopkeeper with a machine

It's the rise of the machines at a provision shop in Block 242 Hougang Street 22 Replacing the standard shopkeeper is a cash register machine installed with a closed-circuit...

This self-service provision shop in Hougang replaces the shopkeeper with a machine

Adorable droids have been collecting dirty food trays at a foodcourt in Punggol Plaza

Yay for more news of robots taking over manual jobs! With our automaton friends possibly edging out humans in roles such as taxi drivers and street cleaners in the future, droids...

Adorable droids have been collecting dirty food trays at a foodcourt in Punggol Plaza

Death of Primary 5 boy ruled “deliberate act of suicide” after failing exams for first time

Overwhelmed by the pressures of academic and parental expectations, an 11-year-old boy took his own life earlier this year A Primary 5 boy was found dead in his uniform at the...

Death of Primary 5 boy ruled “deliberate act of suicide” after failing exams for first time

Primary 5 boy falls to death on day he was supposed to show parents failed exam papers

Alas, another young life might have been lost recently due to academic pressures A Primary 5 pupil was found dead at the foot of his Sengkang HDB block on May 18 — the day when...

Primary 5 boy falls to death on day he was supposed to show parents failed exam papers

Sengkang mall Compass One opens tomorrow after 11 months of upgrading works

Feast your eyes on Compass One's new look tomorrow when it officially re-opens at 10am After 11 months of major upgrading works, we're expecting shiny things from the...

Sengkang mall Compass One opens tomorrow after 11 months of upgrading works

WATCH: How a group of Pokémon Go players are voluntarily cleaning up the mess in Hougang

Despite all the negative press about the rabid Pokémon Go players of Hougang Avenue 10 (seriously though, they should chill the eff out), not all of them are reckless,...

WATCH: How a group of Pokémon Go players are voluntarily cleaning up the mess in Hougang

Singapore’s first vending machine cafe opens in Sengkang

Now you can get hot meals, snacks and drinks 24/7 from a 'vending machine cafe' — if you live in Sengkang, that is Singapore's first VendCafe was launched yesterday...

Singapore’s first vending machine cafe opens in Sengkang