Mahathir Calls Singapore Water Agreement “Too Costly”. Does Not Address Treated Water Subsidy

Mahathir Says Malaysia's Water Agreements With Singapore Are "Too Costly", But Are They Really? It's tiring to repeat. Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad seems bent on reviving Malaysia's long-standing water dispute with Singapore again. Source In an interview on Friday (22 Jun) , he said the 1962 Water Agreement, due to expire in...

World Cup Champions Ranked By FIFA Rankings & Past Championships Won

World Cup Champions' FIFA Rankings: Did Your Favourite Make The List? All everyone can talk about is the World Cup right now. And honestly, we're so psyched that we decided to dig a little deeper into the history of every nation's performance since the inception of the FIFA World Cup. Based on...

7 Reasons Singapore Couldn’t Pull An Iceland In The World Cup After 20 Years

Mr Goh Chok Tong Made First Pledge For Singapore's World Cup Dream 20 Years Ago We think it's wonderful for small nations to have big dreams. Lofty ambitions that others would have scorned, while Singapore disproves our haters on the global stage. Like Joseph Schooling's Olympic Gold in swimming or our $20...

4 North Korean Secrets We Might Have Learnt From The Singapore Summit Documentary

We Didn't Understand A Word Of The Documentary But There's Still A Lot To Learn Earlier this week, the North Korean government released a documentary that commemorated the historic Singapore Summit. The Summit saw the first meeting between a sitting US President and a North Korean leader. But while many of us...

6 Winners & Losers Of The Historic Trump-Kim Summit, Including Dennis Rodman

Trump-Kim Summit: Kim Emerges King But His People Are Still Starving In every game, there are winners and losers. Singapore bet $20 million on the summit, and we want to know the outcome of our gamble -- who won, who lost, and whether the summit was worth the jaw-dropping price tag. Winner:...

Netizen’s 5 Reasons Why $20 Million Trump-Kim Singapore Summit Is Worth It

Was It All Worth It? Yes, Says This Netizen Last week, The Straits Times reported that some $20 million would be spent on this week's Trump-Kim Singapore summit. While many Singaporeans are proud to host the historic meeting, some factions are unhappy at its high costs. In response to this, a netizen has...

Goodbye Discovery? Why We’ve Got No Tears Left To Cry When A 90s Icon...

Singapore Might Be Losing A Wonderful Educational Resource But The New Alternatives Are A Lot Better Update: We are aware that Discovery's channels will still be airing on SingTel's pay-TV services. The original article has been amended to reflect this better. For kids of the 90s, this icon on the top right-hand...

Why Backing Away From Pedra Branca Challenge Might Be Mahathir’s Smartest Move Yet

Challenge To Pedra Branca Ruling Was Brainchild Of Najib's Government Dr Mahathir Mohamad rode into victory 3 weeks ago on the promise of change. And change he has delivered, in policies ranging from tax to transport. This week, his government made its first foray into the tricky arena of geopolitics and foreign...

An Open Letter From Singapore To Donald Trump And Kim Jong-un

We're Done Being Your Little B*tch, Donald Dear Donald, How are you feeling? It must have been a tough week for you. Break-ups aren't easy, especially when they drag on for 60 years. At last, you get a chance to reconcile with Kim and talk about this silly spat over nuclear weapons. It's something...

Racism, Misogyny And Speculation: How Singapore Netizens Reacted To A Tragedy

Online Reactions To Death Of 6-Year-Old Boy Show Ugly Side Of Singaporean Netizens A 6-year-old boy died on Thursday (24 May) after being pinned under an SMRT bus in Choa Chu Kang. News of the incident was widely shared on Facebook, with many netizens offering their condolences to the victim's family. But...

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