Maids Of Singapore: Domestic Helpers Tell All – Part 1

Four domestic helpers tell us life stories from the heart A typical day in Singapore looks something like this: Source A sea of (mostly) tired and flustered faces amidst frustrating peak hour crowds, each with a different story to tell. Some longingly look forward to a hot bowl of rice back home, some excitedly anticipate...

In 1978 LKY Refused To Let Asylum Seekers In, How Much Has Changed Since...

Lee Kuan Yew said "No" to permanent migrant refuge In 1978, then-Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew sat down with the New York Times to discuss refugees. He said: "You’ve got to grow calluses on your heart or you just bleed to death." Source The late Lee Kuan Yew was referring to being “callous”...

8 Koala-ty Facts About The Zoo’s Latest Marsupial Exhibits From Down Under

You will want to buy zoo tickets to see the koalas after reading this Four foreigners from down under are in town! And we know it's cold back at Aussie, but could someone tell them to lose the fur coats? Source Alright alright, enough weather jokes. These four Australian koalas have been open for...

3 Reasons Why Gentle Bones Is Singapore’s Ed Sheeran In The Making

'Forced' to sing at first, Joel Tan has now signed with Universal Music Singapore Gentle Bones deserves all the attention he's getting in Singapore's music scene today. He even deserves to perform internationally in front of thousands of music lovers. Yes, he's that good. Source Joel Tan first began singing only when his friends 'forced'...

10 Young Singaporean Rebels That Make Amos Yee Look Well-Behaved

What happened on the Internet stays online forever With the power of social media, it’s no longer a feat to attain fame infamy. Want to be instantly famous? Here's the tried-and-tested formula: do something ridiculous that will get you flamed. As they say, there is no such thing as bad...

Goh Meng Seng Sets Up New Political Party To Challenge PAP

Yet another political party to be created? Yes. It didn't feel like that long ago when former presidential candidate Tan Jee Say set up his own very cute-looking political party, Singaporeans First. Yup, the one with the logo that looks like the Walls ice cream one. Source/Source But now, there's a new...

Singaporeans Somehow Make Rohingya Issue About FTs

Seems as though we've gone a little off topic...? Our ASEAN neighbours Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia have come under intense international scrutiny of late as they battle to maintain their hardline stance on refusing to let the Rohingya people land on their shores. The Rohingya came to settle in Myanmar when the...

10 Nightmare Stories That Prove Maid Abuse Is Alive In Singapore

Domestic Workers Abused At The Hands Of Singapore Employers Foreign domestic workers come to Singapore in search of a better job to support their families back home. For years, Singaporeans have relied on domestic help to support their own families here. But behind closed doors, some maids suffer abuse at the...

A Man Has Proposed To His Girlfriend With Chili Crab And Broccoli

Un-un-un-un-believable! The girl actually said yes Just as you think a proposal cannot get more epic, one man somehow managed to top it. A proposal is probably the make or break to a relationship – it can be the most frustrating part of trying to win a girl over and convince her...

13 Singapore Celebrities Who Look Different Then And Now

Are they really the same person? Plastic surgery might be a common thing in Hollywood, but Singaporeans are still pretty conservative when it comes to the touchy issue of plastic surgery. There’s nothing wrong with going under the knife – it isn’t a crime to want to make yourself look...

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