LTA’s In A Good Mood And Lowered ERP Fares For June School Holidays

ERP fares lowered, and somehow no one's made it political...yet Here's some good news to chase the Monday blues away -- if you have a car, that is. ERP rates for certain roads and expressways will be lowered by $1 or 50 cents, because the June school holidays are coming soon....

Controversial Law To Protect LKY’s Name Doesn’t Go Down Well With The Public

Good intentions, but is this law a step too far in the wrong direction? According to the Minister for Culture, Community, and Youth Lawrence Wong, the government has plans to introduce laws that will "protect the name and image" of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, who unfortunately passed away on 23...

Roaring LionsXII Homecoming After FA Cup Victory Proves Local Football Support Isn’t Dead

LionsXII return to a cheering Changi Airport Saturday (23 May) was the first time Singapore won the Malaysia FA Cup in the competition 26-year history. Singapore's contribution to Malaysian football clinched the historic victory 3-1 over favourites Kelantan. And when they brought the FA Cup home across the Causeway, over 2,000 jubilant...

8 Cute Singaporean Babies More Famous On Instagram Than You’ll Ever Be

Baby's Got Fame When I grow up, I wanna be famous. I wanna be a star I wanna be in movies. These little tots are already famous before they even know how to spell the word. Instagram-famous, these Singaporean babies have fans that span beyond our shores. The world is their playground. And while...

“Singapura: The Musical” Is So Bad, Even Mainstream Media Cringes

High expectations were set, but Singapore-themed musical fails to deliver We first talked about the Filipino-helmed, Filipino-produced, and largely Filipino-starring musical, Singapura, all the way back in January. The musical focuses on the lives of ordinary Singaporeans during the years 1955-1965. "The story of the musical must be about the nameless and faceless heroes...

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...

10 Things YouTube Celebrities Have Been Up To Ahead Of The YouTube FanFest

What your favourite YouTube stars are up to in Singapore This weekend Youtube fanboys and fangirls can see their dreams come true. The YouTube FanFest to returns Singapore on May 22 to 24 at *SCAPE. YouTube FanFest this year is bigger than ever, spanning seven countries: Canada, India, Singapore, Thailand,...

Sim Lim Square Installs CCTV Cameras, Audio-recording Devices To Curb Errant Retailers

The measures keep increasing, patronage keeps falling The fallout from Jover Chew and Mobile Air's antics continues, as Sim Lim Square (SLS) continues to rein in errant retailers. They have the means and the technology now! Source Previously, there was a shame list of retailers who'd received the most complaints displayed inside SLS, but...

Singapore Man Toils For 6 Months To Wear Spider-Man Costume For Son’s Birthday

Boy gets superhero birthday surprise Parents are our unsung superheros. They protect us, put us first before themselves. And they do it without expecting anything in return. A touching video of a father turning into the superhero he wants his son to see him as has captured the hearts of...

10 Types Of Netizen Reactions To Australia’s Snuff Puppets In Singapore

Australia scatters "body parts" for gifts onto Singapore's shores, netizens go WTF Australia has taken their SG50 gifts to a whole new level. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_GB/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document,...