PAP Fields Former Aljunied Candidate Murali Pillai To Fight In Bukit Batok By-Election

Seasoned Bukit Batok grassroots leader chosen as PAP's candidate for Bukit Batok Yesterday (21 Mar), PAP announced top lawyer Murali Pillai as the candidate who will be taking on Singapore Democratic Party’s (SDP) Dr Chee Soon Juan in the upcoming Bukit Batok by-election. DPM Tharman Shanmugaratnam introduced 48-year-old candidate Murali at a...

This Malay Teacher Busking In The East Is Singapore’s Very Own Ed Sheeran

Malay man in Singapore has a voice comparable to Ed Sheeran We are not exaggerating one bit -- this Malay man busking near Tampines MRT does sound like Ed Sheeran. Mr. Mohammad Said Bin Rahim has heads turning every time he performs for the public and some people even stop for...

Youths Form Portrait With 5000 Country Flag Erasers To Commemorate Lee Kuan Yew’s Death...

Our Father, Our Country, Our Flag It's been nearly a year since the passing of our late founding father, Lee Kuan Yew. To commemorate his death anniversary, a group of youths came together and constructed a portrait of him. The portrait was made out of common stationery -- country flag erasers from our childhood. Source 4,877...

Businessman Cheats Victims Of S$420,000 By Claiming To Be Former DPM Wong Kan Seng’s...

Man pretends to be the brother of retired minister Wong Kan Seng A businessman by the name of Wong Kok Keong went around claiming that he was former Deputy Prime Minister Wong Kan Seng’s brother. The fake brother even allegedly resembled the minister. Businessman/conman Wong Kok Keong cheated his victims of S$420,000...

10 Things Only People Who Have Stayed In Hall Will Know

Little quirks you never thought you needed You still remember that very day when you had to move out of your comfy nest which you call home to gain new experiences, and see how you can survive without your parents' backing. Most youths will have a taste of independence when they move to...

Here’s Why 1,000 Singaporean Youths Woke Up At 8 A.M. One Saturday Morning

Youth Corps Singapore and National Youth Council mark Red Box opening with mass volunteering event What were you doing last Saturday morning? Well, on 12 Mar, more than 1,000 youths volunteered simultaneously at nine different locations island-wide, serving the elderly, vulnerable families, people with special needs, and the environment. The mass volunteering...

Here’s A Dirty Secret You Never Knew Existed In SG – The Thriving Makeshift...

The jungles in Woodlands hide a dirty secret come nightfall In a stakeout yesterday (17 Mar), Chinese evening daily Lianhe Wanbao visited a small jungle in Woodlands along Woodlands Avenue 9 and Woodlands Avenue 4 that functions as an informal brothel. Source The otherwise inconspicuous area is covered by hundreds of condoms...

The Curious Case Of The Burning Smell In Singapore: What’s Causing It?

Scientists clarify burning smell is not because of haze, while Indonesian province Riau declares emergency Over the past week, there has been a familiar burning smell in the air, but scientists have clarified that it is unlikely to be the haze. Scientists told local media that the Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) has...

This Teacher Explains What’s Wrong With Singapore’s Education In The Most Touching Way Possible

Teacher's experiment unknowingly reveals flaws in the system How do you solve the problem of an uncooperative secondary school class that hates itself? You know, that group of students who choose to argue over perceived differences and fight over minor disputes. A teacher, Matthew Zachary Liu, decided to try out something...

First Radicalised Chinese Man Detained By SG Government For Trying To Fight ISIS In...

Chinese Singaporean detained for trying to join fight against ISIS in Syria Well that’s a first. Yesterday (16 Mar), the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) revealed that four men have been arrested under the Internal Security Act (ISA) for engaging in overseas armed conflict, or intending to do so. Of the...