Gold 905 gives prize to Malay speaker after rebuke from ‘80s singer

More than anything, Tony Hadley ‘knows this much is truuuuue’.

Police summon Jolovan Wham for posing in public with smiley face

Police summon Jolovan Wham for posing in public with smiley face

Act of civil disobedience in support of pair probed over photos demanding climate action in Singapore.

Crowds swarm Geylang Serai market ahead of Hari Raya celebrations

Crowds swarm Geylang Serai market ahead of Hari Raya celebrations

‘I feel like I’m queuing up at Universal Studios Singapore.’

HDB will repair Bukit Merah home where concrete fell on boy

HDB will repair Bukit Merah home where concrete fell on boy

Says deteriorating concrete won’t affect building’s structural integrity.

Shields up! Singapore taxi co. wraps drivers in plastic

Shields up! Singapore taxi co. wraps drivers in plastic

Designed to block viruses – and fists.

Singapore to turn 55 with all-day virtual birthday party

Singapore to turn 55 with all-day virtual birthday party

Fireworks all over as National Day goes digital for the first time since 1965.

Boy injured by falling concrete in Bukit Merah flat toilet

Boy injured by falling concrete in Bukit Merah flat toilet

Glad he’s okay.

No otter slaughter, Singapore’s animal lovers tell the haters

No otter slaughter, Singapore’s animal lovers tell the haters

With only about 90 left, shouldn’t we be kind to each otter?

Singapore’s lockdown exit plan shows long way to go for bars, cinemas

Singapore’s lockdown exit plan shows long way to go for bars, cinemas

Thinking of a cocktail or movie night with friends? Don’t hold your breath. Here’s the 3-phase plan.

Migrant worker tea-time crush clip was old and situation now ‘improved’: Defense Ministry

Migrant worker tea-time crush clip was old and situation now ‘improved’: Defense Ministry

More than 2,000 infected migrant workers isolated at the Changi Exhibition Center facility.


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