Man suffers stroke while driving; nurse passerby from nearby hospital activates emergency staff to rescue him

Kudos to the staff at Farrer Park Hospital for saving a stroke victim. The man, who suffered a stroke while behind the wheel of his car, had crashed into the road railings in the vicinity of the hospital on Tuesday (May 23). Luckily, staff nurse Steve Mocsoy — who was on the way home after his

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Kleptomaniac found dead at foot of Sengkang block a day before she was due back in court

Goh Lee Yin chalked up quite a reputation as a serial shoplifter, having been dragged to court and subsequently jailed multiple times for theft. The 36-year-old was due back in...

Kleptomaniac found dead at foot of Sengkang block a day before she was due back in court

Post-partum depression and stress led to a mother’s suicide — she jumped to her death with her newborn child

On Nov 23 last year, a 29-year-old woman jumped to her death from the 12th floor of a HDB block in Bukit Panjang while holding on to her newborn child. Koh Suan Ping and her...

Post-partum depression and stress led to a mother’s suicide — she jumped to her death with her newborn child

WATCH: ’90s throwback to the days of the Great Singapore Workout mass exercise

Anyone remember the Great Singapore Workout? Way before Zumba enjoyed its moment in the spotlight, this mass exercise was implemented in primary and secondary schools, as well...

WATCH: ’90s throwback to the days of the Great Singapore Workout mass exercise

Woman claims to have bought a maggoty sausage bun from a bakery in Hougang mall

If Yishun grew in disrepute for the amount of crazy happenings in the neighborhood, Hougang is showing signs of being a district where maggots tend to populate sandwiches. Just a...

Woman claims to have bought a maggoty sausage bun from a bakery in Hougang mall

Obviously fake Singapore Cancer Society flyer offers breast cancer health checks requiring women to be ‘fully naked’

Heads up — there’s a fake flyer offering extremely dubious-sounding health check-ups for women, and it’s circulating in (where else?) Yishun. Stamped with the logo...

Obviously fake Singapore Cancer Society flyer offers breast cancer health checks requiring women to be ‘fully naked’

NEA confirms new Zika cluster at Poh Huat Terrace/Terasse Lane; 2 new cases reported

New Zika cases seem to pop up every week this past month. The National Environment Agency (NEA) confirmed the existence of two new cases of locally transmitted Zika virus...

NEA confirms new Zika cluster at Poh Huat Terrace/Terasse Lane; 2 new cases reported

3 paramedic officers from the Singapore Civil Defence Force praised for delivering baby at couple’s home

Giving birth is agony enough — but a couple in Singapore recently went through an emergency delivery right in their living room of their own home. Thankfully, there were three...

3 paramedic officers from the Singapore Civil Defence Force praised for delivering baby at couple’s home

Second Zika cluster of 2017 confirmed at Flower Road/Hendry Close

Less than a kilometre away from where the first Zika cluster of the year was first reported at Simon Place, a second one has popped up, with two new cases reported by the National...

Second Zika cluster of 2017 confirmed at Flower Road/Hendry Close

MP goes hard against weed in Parliament after her son’s friends tried to get him blazed

Ang Mo Kio GRC Member of Parliament Dr Intan Azura Mokhtar recently faced the troubling notion that her son came close to becoming a pothead after his friends invited him for a...

MP goes hard against weed in Parliament after her son’s friends tried to get him blazed