Ex-NTUC President Finally Turns Up In Court, After Over 30 Years On The Run

He was probably tired of the hide and seek game After 36 years on the run, the former National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) president, Phey Yew Kok finally gave up hiding and surrendered himself. Phey was charged with six criminal counts in 1979 when he jumped bail and caused his two...

The Government Just Decided To Be Santa Claus By Increasing The 2015 Cash GST...

Lower income families now get to receive one extra blue Yusof Ishak Now you can dance in circles because, well, money makes the world go round. This was the GST Voucher you (if eligible) have been receiving: Source This is the GST Voucher you will now receive: Source, Source Simi GST Voucher? The GST Voucher is...

3 “Chefs” Charged For Conspiring To Make Human Mincemeat, With 1 Still At Large

Three "Chefs" Arrested For Aiding In Attempted Murder On Monday (22 June), two Myanmar national and one Singapore Permanent Residents were arrested under the suspicion of abetting to cook somebody a conspiracy for murder with another suspect still at large. We don't really know if the accused are actually chefs. What amused...

TODAY’s Report On SEA Games Ticket Reseller Features A Misquoted Interviewee

Fresh Controversy For The 2015 SEA Games Beckons The SEA Games ended exactly a week ago (16 June), however there is no lack of controversies for the event. Apart from having to investigate on the disastrous closing ceremony of the SEA Games, the Singapore SEA Games Organising Committee (SINGSOC) now...

Amos Yee’s Sentence Delayed By Autistic Claims, As The UN Demands His Release

New complications plague the Amos Yee case Just when we thought that The Story of Amos Yee couldn't get anymore complicated, it unleashes the ultimate cliffhanger: The notorious 16 year old is still not sentenced because he may have Austim Spectrum Disorder. Source Amos' reformative training suitability report was released today, revealing a simple...

7 Issues That Will Inevitably Be Debated In The Coming Singapore General Elections

What Will Politicians Be Rallying About? Last Sunday (21 June), the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) outlined several issues that they intend to focus on in their rallies for coming General Election. The agenda, outlined at a forum marking SDP's 35th anniversary, consists of the higher cost of living, immigration issues,...

10 Singaporean Celebrity-Owned Restaurants That Are Actually Successful

Star power = guaranteed success? You watch them on the big screens – they act, they sing, they dance, but they can also stuff your face with food (well, not literally). Celebrities are often no strangers to restauranteering – after all, star power lowers the barrier to entry. Good food +...

Man Who Shot Police Officer At Khoo Teck Puat Hospital Could Face The Death...

Being charged with the illegal use of a gun in Singapore is no joke The Singapore Police Force is making headlines again, although not for the reason you'd expect, like the safety campaigns that go viral for being more funny than safe: Source We're talking serious news: On Saturday (20 June), Muhammad Iskandar Sa'at fired three gunshots at a police...

Sport Singapore Personally Visits Closing Ceremony Victim, Restores Our Faith In Humanity

Wait until you find out what this guy's designation is Clarice Teo was so touched by the gesture that she felt an emoji could express her gratitude better than her own smile: Source She posted this picture of herself on Facebook to complement her long 'How a Guy from Sport Singapore Made...

15 Best Father’s Day Facebook Messages From Our Members Of Parliament

Father's Day Has A Different Meaning To Each Of Us A father figure often has a huge role in providing for us and shaping our lives. Like many of us, our Members of Parliament (MPs) look up to their respective father figures for provision, assistance, and wisdom. On Father’s Day, we give recognition...