GrabTaxi And GRIM FILM Apologizes For Offensive #GrabItBeatIt Campaign

An Attention Grabbing Campaign While GrabTaxi's #GrabItBeatIt Campaign has caught the attention of many, the controversial initiative also raised some eyebrows. Don't get whats going on? Here's what's been happening while you were under a rock. This notification was sent as a part of the taxi-booking app's regional campaign in support of...

12 Products To Boycott Because You Are A Haze-Hating Singaporean

Supermarkets pull Asia Pulp & Paper Group products from stores Following investigation for possible connection to the forest fires in Indonesia, Asia Pulp & Paper Group (APP) products have been removed from Singaporean supermarket shelves.  The Dairy Farm group, which chains like 7-Eleven and Cold Storage, have also stopped replenishing APP...

Relative Of Patient Infected With Hepatitis C Sheds Light On What Happened In SGH

Infected woman's relative spoke about the family's struggles The hepatitis C virus outbreak in Singapore General Hospital (SGH) has led to 22 infected patients and four deaths. Since then, lawyers, doctors, and ministers have been weighed in on the issue. However, the affected patients’ side of the story went unheard. Until a...

A PSLE Math Question Taught Us An Unrelated, But Equally Important Life Lesson

The annual debate continues Every year, millions of students and parents worry about tough or confusing PSLE questions -- especially for the math paper, and this year was no different. Math is never involved These tough math questions are difficult to solve and aren't math related at all. Let's take a look at a previous...

Indonesia Finally Accepts Singapore’s Help In Fighting Haze

Jakarta will accept Singapore's help in fighting forest fires Indonesia has finally accepted Singapore's offer to help fight the haze. Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian Balakrishnan said on Facebook that Indonesia’s Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi indicated that Jakarta will accept Singapore's offer of assets and personnel to fight forest fires. https://www.facebook.com/Vivian.Balakrishnan.Sg/photos/a.10150136201901207.284720.30332546206/10153032962731207/?type=3&pnref=story Earlier, Singapore's Ministry...

Mainstream Media Can’t Decide What To Report On SGH’s Hep C Deaths

Maybe they're not too sure themselves Yesterday (6 Oct), the mainstream media (MSM) has made public the outbreak of the hepatitis C virus in the Singapore General Hospital (SGH). In an article published yesterday (6 Oct), The Straits Times said that there are 22 cases of infected patients and 4 deaths. In...

Singapore Is 12th Best Place In The World To Die, Because Healthcare Is Quite...

Ever wondered where’s the best place to die? According to the 2015 Quality of Death Index, Singapore has been ranked the 12th best place to die in the world, up from 18 in 2010. Singapore is also the second place in Asia, after Taiwan. Source What's the Quality of Death Index? The Quality...

A 33-Year-Old Singaporean Sent Threatening Messages To PM Lee On Facebook

The messages were sent in June this year Here's what not to do on Facebook. Don't send threatening messages to people. Especially if that person is the Prime Minister of Singapore. Unfortunately, 33-year-old Singaporean Tan Yeong Hong didn't get the memo, and sent 4 private messages to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's Facebook page on 24...

This Primary One Composition Exercise Made Us Scratch Our Heads

So You Think You Can English? Do you have a natural flair for the English language, live and breathe, and basically love the language!? Then this shouldn't be a hard code to crack. Source WAIT WHAT? BUT THERE'S NOTHING WRONG WITH THE ORIGINAL ANSWER. Source If you're reacting like that, it's perfectly normal. 90% of the people who...

The Honesty Of Toa Payoh Coffee Stall Owners Will Change The Way You Look...

Honest people still exist after all How many times have you absentmindedly walked away after paying, without getting your change back? If this is a familiar situation, you should know that it’s unlikely for you to get the money back, especially days after the incident. Source But not for this lucky kopi...