Woman Who Says Malay Is An Irrelevant Language Is Also A Serial Forum Columnist

She sent in multiple letters to newspapers including Today and The Straits Times Priscilla Poh Beng Hoon's criticism of the Malay Language as "irrelevant" and "makes her vomit" has infuriated netizens. She also described Hebrew, English, and Mandarin as "most valued languages in the world".  Of course, people weren't too happy...

Teacher’s Unwavering Support For Student Turns All Of Us Into Emotional Heaps Of Feels

Not all heroes wear capes A viral photo showing a Singaporean teacher’s kind words to a demoralised student has tugged at the heartstrings of the Internet. Ms Lim, a teacher who requested neither her name nor school be revealed, initially posted a photo on Facebook of her student’s school work, where the...

10 More Everyday Singaporean Jobs Netizens Want MP Louis Ng To Try

What job would you like to see MP Louis Ng try out? The next time you book a cab via GrabTaxi, the person driving you might very well be Nee Soon MP Louis Ng. The newly-minted MP is also founder and executive director of animal welfare group Animal Concerns Research...

10 Distressing Migrant Worker Findings That Will Change How You See Them Forever

Deportation threats plague migrant workers, according to a study by SMU Singapore Management University (SMU) recently released an important study highlighting the mental and emotional distress faced by the migrant workers of Singapore. The study, which interviewed 801 South Asian workers in Singapore, rings serious alarm bells about the welfare of these low-wage...

7 New Things We Learnt From The IPS GE2015 Survey

Election issues pop up again two months later GE2015 happened 2 months ago, and on Wednesday (4 Nov), the Institute of Policy Studies released their survey findings of the elections. Remember how we wondered if the opposition would win over more seats, or if dear Dr Chee Soon Juan would have a sweet return...

11 People Who Sail Home Because They Live On Sentosa Cove

Enter the Monte Carlo of Asia Sentosa Cove – one of Singapore's swankiest addresses that many covet. The luxurious Singapore enclave is reserved for the city-state’s elites, and is the epitome of living the high life. Think luxury waterfront bungalows with a breathtaking sea view, with supercars like Ferraris, Porsches, and Lamborghinis...

CSJ Confirms SDP Ex-Chairman Jeffrey George’s Arrest For Drug Offence, But CNB Goes All...

Singapore Democratic Party's ex-chairman Jeffrey George arrested for drug offence Singapore Democratic Party (SDP)'s Chee Soon Juan has revealed on the party’s official Facebook page that SDP's ex-chairman Jeffrey George has been arrested for drug-related offences. https://www.facebook.com/yoursdp/posts/10153985759663455 The matter came as a complete surprise for SDP Secretary-General Chee Soon Juan, who said that...

Ivory Tusks Pictured At Changi Compound Could Have Been There For 6 Months

Just where did those elephant tusks pop out from? Sometime on Monday (2 Nov), somebody at the Changi Customs decided to lay out their stash of what seems to be ivory tusks and catalogue them. And of course, somebody else took pictures of the whole process. The images were uploaded by a Redditor...

Blue Skies Are Back In Singapore And Everyone Went Crazy On Social Media

Everyone is snapping photos of clear skies before it disappears again Smell that? No? That's right, you don't smell anything because there isn't anything to smell anymore. Showers in the last couple of days have resulted in the haze clearing up, and for the first time in weeks, Singaporeans saw vast sea...

5 McDonald’s Menu Items In Singapore That Came With Free Insects

You'd never know what goes inside your burger *Disclaimer: click the x button on the top right hand corner if you’re eating now. We will not be responsible if you do a merlion while munching on your McSpicy. As a fast food nation, we love our fast food. McSpicy, McChicken, McWings,...