Singapore mourns veteran nature and wildlife conservationist Subaraj Rajathurai

He saved the Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve from redevelopment.

Redditor sparks tornado fears after posting video of clouds swirling over northern Singapore

Redditor sparks tornado fears after posting video of clouds swirling over northern Singapore

The clip was taken near Yishun.

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

UPDATE: 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.

The Horror: Singaporeans stomp hundreds of roaches, post video of the carnage

The Horror: Singaporeans stomp hundreds of roaches, post video of the carnage

Definitely worthy of a Fear Factor episode.

‘Changi iShop’ scammer caught red-handed by Singapore woman in hilarious phone call

‘Changi iShop’ scammer caught red-handed by Singapore woman in hilarious phone call

She annoyed him so much the scammer lashed out at her and hung up.

Hover-taxi whizzes over Singapore, firm eyes Asian push

Hover-taxi whizzes over Singapore, firm eyes Asian push

Did you see the Volocopter today?

Nanyang Tech student alleges sexual assault by Ride Kakis carpool driver

Nanyang Tech student alleges sexual assault by Ride Kakis carpool driver

Service suspended; student warns against other unregulated services on Telegram.

More Singapore #CreepShots of Singaporean girls, women, investigated by police

More Singapore #CreepShots of Singaporean girls, women, investigated by police

Members taking photos of unsuspecting women celebrated as "snipers."

Orchard Towers Murder: Singapore debates Natalie Siow’s escape from possible death penalty

Orchard Towers Murder: Singapore debates Natalie Siow’s escape from possible death penalty

Only three now charged with murder.

Hockey skills keep Singapore on road to World T20

Hockey skills keep Singapore on road to World T20

Congrats, Navin Param!


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