Syonan Gallery is no more; exhibition to be renamed after “strong reaction”

It is done; the revamped gallery depicting the Japanese Occupation in Singapore will remain, but the highly polarising “Syonan Gallery” title will be changed, as stated by Communications and Information Minister Yaacob Ibrahim on Friday The name change of the gallery – now known as the less concise “Surviving the Japanese Occupation: War and its Legacies” – was made two days after both Dr Yaacob...

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‘Growing Up’ actor Andrew Seow gets violent threats after exposing alleged dog meat seller to AVA

Actor Andrew Seow's most prolific role is considered to be the handsome rogue/hooligan with a heart of gold on Growing Up But right now, he may be in trouble with an actual...

‘Growing Up’ actor Andrew Seow gets violent threats after exposing alleged dog meat seller to AVA

‘Lack of clarity’ on Trump a risk to growth: Singapore

Singapore's trade-driven economy rose faster than thought in 2016 but concerns over a "lack of clarity" on US President Donald Trump's policies could hit growth this year, the...

‘Lack of clarity’ on Trump a risk to growth: Singapore

Jailed: Former property agent who tried to snatch a cop’s loaded gun

Firearms are serious business in Singapore, which has one of the toughest gun control laws in the world The death penalty is slapped on anyone convicted to use arms to commit...

Jailed: Former property agent who tried to snatch a cop’s loaded gun

Pakistani pair set to hang in Singapore for grisly murder of compatriot over gambling dispute

Two Pakistani men face the gallows in Singapore after a court Friday found them guilty of murdering a compatriot over a gambling dispute and dismembering the body Street-side...

Pakistani pair set to hang in Singapore for grisly murder of compatriot over gambling dispute

2 childcare centres come under investigations for alleged abuse of children left in their care

In less than a week, two childcare centres — one in Teck Whye Lane, one in River Valley — have become the centre of an uproar on social media when allegations emerged about...

2 childcare centres come under investigations for alleged abuse of children left in their care

Dry season expected to persist throughout February, with pockets of thunderstorms in between

After the (supposed) dry spell that is the first fortnight of February, it’s time to put that umbrella on standby mode once again For the next two weeks, the National...

Dry season expected to persist throughout February, with pockets of thunderstorms in between

Individuals behind The Independent SG and Fabrications About The PAP issued stern warnings by police

A media release by the Singapore Police Force (SPF) yesterday stated that stern warnings were issued to a total of four people who were involved with cooling-off day breaches...

Individuals behind The Independent SG and Fabrications About The PAP issued stern warnings by police

Food stall at Hougang Bus Interchange allegedly sold a maggot-filled Ramly Burger

Though our love for sloppy Ramly burgers are eternal and forevermore, this bonus incorporation of protein may just be a wee bit unpalatable Make no mistake — those really are...

Food stall at Hougang Bus Interchange allegedly sold a maggot-filled Ramly Burger

Grandson of Shaw Organisation founder dragged to court for drink driving yet again

Earlier today, Howard Shaw Chai Li – grandson of the Shaw Organisation founders’ fame, yes – was charged with drink driving, having been caught in the wee hours of Jan 31...

Grandson of Shaw Organisation founder dragged to court for drink driving yet again