Dog dies after eating toxic bread believed to be used for pigeon culling exercise in Serangoon

Within 15 minutes of eating a random piece of bread that had been left on the ground along Lorong Lew Lian, a dog started shaking, retching, and foaming at the mouth. Not long after, Ludo — an eight-year-old Shelti-Cavalier — died with its mouth filled with a white, viscous liquid. Ludo’s owner believes that her ...

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Singaporeans advised to avoid traveling to Bali’s Mount Agung after yesterday’s eruption

Singaporeans advised to avoid traveling to Bali’s Mount Agung after yesterday’s eruption

If you haven’t heard by now, Bali’s Mount Agung volcano finally erupted yesterday afternoon after months of monitoring and evacuating the local population. An...

Traffic jam along Geylang East Central as large tree falls amid Tuesday morning thunderstorm

Traffic jam along Geylang East Central as large tree falls amid Tuesday morning thunderstorm

Though the early morning showers were a welcome weather to wake up to today, it wasn’t as such to motorists commuting along Geylang East Central, where a large tree toppled onto...

Motorcyclist may face 6 months in jail for doing noisy, smoky donuts for a bridegroom

Motorcyclist may face 6 months in jail for doing noisy, smoky donuts for a bridegroom

A viral video has landed a young motorcyclist in trouble with the law after police cuffed him for, er, doing donuts on his bike as part of his friend’s wedding celebrations. For...

10,000 BTO flats to get smart shower devices

10,000 BTO flats to get smart shower devices

This article was first published on PropertyGuru About 10,000 Build-to-Order (BTO) flats will be installed with smart shower devices starting in Q1 2018, announced the Public...

Motorcyclist left in coma after being hit by falling tree branch, so his family is suing NParks

Motorcyclist left in coma after being hit by falling tree branch, so his family is suing NParks

Left in a vegetative state for over a year since suffering head injuries from a fallen tree branch, the man’s family is taking the National Parks Board (NParks) to High Court to...

Fire at Tampines HDB flat forces 50 residents to evacuate; no injuries reported

Fire at Tampines HDB flat forces 50 residents to evacuate; no injuries reported

A third-floor HDB flat at Tampines Street 45 was seen engulfed in thick black smoke on Wednesday, causing about 50 residents to evacuate the area. The Singapore Civil Defence...

Emerald City: The Singapore River turns bright green due to algae

Emerald City: The Singapore River turns bright green due to algae

Singapore’s immaculately clean reputation took a hit yesterday when people started noticing bright green patches of water in the Singapore River due to algae overgrowth....

New ‘reverse vending machine’ takes in drink cans and plastic bottles, spits out money and coupons

New ‘reverse vending machine’ takes in drink cans and plastic bottles, spits out money and coupons

In an aim to encourage Singaporeans to recycle, a high-tech vending machine is making a comeback. Instead of dispensing food, drinks, or lifestyle items like dried floral...

Mysterious smoky kerosene-like stench in the air across the island bewilders Singaporeans

Mysterious smoky kerosene-like stench in the air across the island bewilders Singaporeans

Despite hundreds of reports across the island about an odor akin to smoke and chemicals yesterday, the authorities found nothing suspicious and were not able to confirm the...