Commuters Complain Of Mystery Stench Along North-South And East-West Lines

Burning Rubber Smell Result Of Old Trains Running On New Signalling System Commuters have noticed a pungent burning rubber smell along stretches of the North-South (NSL) and East West lines (EWL). Some have blamed the acrid stench on cat pee, while others have even brought skunks into the picture. I'm furry and cute and...

Man Gripes About Quality Of Grab’s Service, Wishes Uber Would Come Back

There's Only Grab Now That Uber's Gone, And This Man's Sad Yet another guy shares his story about a Grab experience gone horribly wrong, while wishing for the impossible. As in, for Uber to return to Singapore. This time, however, he specifically calls out Grab's customer service standards in an impassioned Reddit post...

July Brings 7 MRT Early Closures On North-South Line, But No Late Openings

July Edition Of Early MRT Station Closures For 7 North-South Line Stations It's that time of the month again. That dreaded period where SMRT announces train closures. And they haven't failed us yet, after announcing the schedule for July train station closures. But wait, wasn't the scheduled renovations supposed to be done by...

Messy E-Scooter Parking Causes Headache For Tanjong Pagar Residents & Authorities

E-Scooter Parking From Sharing Company Mess At Tanjong Pagar And Bugis E-scooter sharing is becoming a bigger deal in Singapore. Last September, the third and most aggressive e-scooter sharing service launched here. But people are beginning to notice the "messily parked scooters" in shared community spaces. Members of the public are starting to...

Tickets For Singapore Airlines’ Direct Singapore-Newark Flight Go On Sale; Starting Price: $4,200

Singapore Airlines Will Up Luxury Game - Prices Follow Suit (But You Knew That Already) 18 hours and 45 minutes straight in the air isn't something most people are ok with. But what if staying put in the cramped lil cabin means we get to sit in absolute luxury, 30,000ft in...

KL-Singapore High Speed Rail: Mahathir Vows To Scrap Project To Avoid A “Bankrupt” Malaysia

Mahathir Vows To Scrap KL-Singapore High Speed Rail Project Dr Mahathir has finally made known his preference regarding the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR) project. And it's bad news for Singaporeans. He has vowed to scrap the multibillion-dollar endeavour in an exclusive Financial Times interview on Monday (28 May). Source Dr Mahathir also outlined his struggle...

Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan Tweets Elon Musk About Tesla Car Order, Offers Helping Hand

Billionaire Min-Liang Tan Offers Help To Tesla's Elon Musk In Sweet Tweet Exchange Guess which local billionaire has joined the exclusive 'I-received-a-tweet-back-from-Elon-Musk' club? He's none other than Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan, who's also hard at work on a cashless payment system for Singapore. Citing a government who was "not supportive", Mr Musk...

Tesla In Singapore? Elon Musk Says Government Not Supportive, Sparks Twitter Debate

Tesla Founder Elon Musk Says Singapore Government Not Supportive Of Electric Cars It's not often that Singapore gets mentioned by a genius-billionaire-playboy-philanthropist like Elon Musk. Casually rubbing shoulders with Iron-Man Source Except when it comes to the ongoing debate on electric cars in Singapore. Having made an earlier attempt to help Tesla cars be readily...

Jaywalker Hit By Motorcycle Before Khatib MRT, Other Jaywalkers Appear Not To Extend Help

Jaywalkers Who Appear To Ignore Accident On The Road Frowned Upon By Netizens On the back of the unfortunate fatal SMRT bus accident in Choa Chu Kang involving a 6-year-old, another disturbing video has surfaced regarding jaywalking. A viral dashcam video uploaded on r/Singapore's Reddit thread Saturday (26 May), appears to...

Bizarre Bus Stop Railing Fronting ‘Bef Winstedt Rd’ In Bukit Timah, Explained By Netizens

'Bef Winstedt Rd' Bus Stop Railing Has Netizens Scratching Their Heads A picture uploaded on Facebook yesterday (23 May) really made it seem like the government wanted to turn Singapore into a truly sporting nation. The photo depicted what appeared to be a bizarre design twist, whereby a railing was erected...

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