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Singapore F1 Weekend: The ultimate afterparty is at celeb and F1 driver hotspot Amber Lounge

Couple charged with murdering 2-year-old daughter after police find remains in pot

Couple charged with murdering 2-year-old daughter after police find remains in pot

The murder took place in March, five years ago.

Sakura city: Trumpet flowers and bougainvilleas in full bloom despite hazy weekend

Sakura city: Trumpet flowers and bougainvilleas in full bloom despite hazy weekend

"Sakura" season is back!

Read: Singaporean woman’s nostalgic account of her family’s close ties with the US embassy since the ’50s

Read: Singaporean woman’s nostalgic account of her family’s close ties with the US embassy since the ’50s

Her uncle was the US embassy's longest-serving driver.

Man who wore t-shirt in protest of death penalty claims he was stopped from participating in Yellow Ribbon Prison Run

Man who wore t-shirt in protest of death penalty claims he was stopped from participating in Yellow Ribbon Prison Run

Organizers had apparently taken issue with his running bib, too.

Singapore air ‘unhealthy’ ahead of F1 race

Singapore air ‘unhealthy’ ahead of F1 race

Pollution from forest fires in Indonesia pushed Singapore’s air quality to unhealthy levels for the first time in three years on Saturday, the government said, a week...

Education entrepreneur Adam Khoo draws flak over inappropriate comments and teaching tactics

Education entrepreneur Adam Khoo draws flak over inappropriate comments and teaching tactics

Adam Khoo wrote in his post: "Normally people will have to pay to touch me.”

Man uses mop to capture huge snake that’s chilling on sidewalk outside nightclub (VIDEO)

Man uses mop to capture huge snake that’s chilling on sidewalk outside nightclub (VIDEO)

Here's one other thing a mop can do.

Two food caterers temporarily suspended from operations after nearly 40 people fall ill

Two food caterers temporarily suspended from operations after nearly 40 people fall ill

Three of those affected were taken to the hospital.

Easy money? Singaporeans poke fun at job ad offering S$1,360/hour for retail assistant

Easy money? Singaporeans poke fun at job ad offering S$1,360/hour for retail assistant

"Where do I sign up?"


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