Netizens Speak Up On Their Experiences With The Microsoft Internet Phone Scam

Victim accounts on scamalert.sg shared similar experiences Yesterday (2 Feb), the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) alerted the public about scammers targeting Microsoft Windows users on its Facebook page. This scam is also dubbed the “Microsoft Internet Phone Scam”. https://www.facebook.com/ncpc.sg/posts/1131980773502248 Included in the post was a link to scamalert.sg, a website that...

Mystery Solved: “Missing” Woman And Mother Found In Romania With Woman’s Internet Boyfriend

Missing mother and daughter are found by Romanian authorities Yesterday (2 Feb), news of a missing pair of mother and daughter broke. 25-year-old Singaporean Ms Yap Lay Leng, along with her 61-year-old mother Madam Foo Li Kheng, left for Romania discreetly without informing her father on 22 Jan. Her father reported them...

This Singaporean Man Just Raised The Bar With The Most Romantic Proposal In History

Singaporean man recorded his proposal to his soulmate A Singaporean man, Winston planned an elaborate proposal for his soulmate and documented it in the form of a video. After posting it on Facebook, he certainly got most ladies wishing they were his fiancee and men stressing over their future proposals. She said...

Terminally Ill Old Man Gets Unexpected Gift For CNY; Restores Our Faith In Humanity

Keeping Hope Alive volunteers fulfill dying man's wish for new clothes this CNY Volunteers from Keeping Hope Alive (KHA) were making their usual rounds at Jalan Bukit Merah when they met resident Uncle Leong. During his conversation with the volunteers, Uncle Leong revealed that he has cancer and is expected to...

14 Singapore Idol Stars: Where Are they Now?

Are these Singapore Idols still idols? It has been over a decade since the debut of Singapore Idol, the reality television singing contest modelled after the popular American Idol. Although the competition initially got dream chasers and TV viewers psyched up, it never quite attained the amount of success its US...

You Can Rent Those Panda Bears Seen Strolling Down Orchard Road

Panda bears along the streets of Orchard? Sure we have seen or heard about the horses at Pasir Ris Road and a cow at the highway: Source, Source But an exotic animal like a Panda? On 31 Jan, a woman was seen walking three Panda bears along the streets of Orchard road. https://www.facebook.com/missy.nut/videos/1135604239785307/ Source Except not...

Singaporean Mother And Daughter Abandon Father Days Before Chinese New Year

Woman and mother left for Romania secretly without informing her father For some unbeknownst reason, this woman and her mother pulled the disappearing act on her father right before Chinese New Year. The 25 year old woman, Ms Yap Lay Leng and her 61 year old mom, Madam Foo Li Kheng left for Romania discreetly without...

Watch: Guy Who Wolfed Down 4kg Of Chicken Rice Devour 5 Other Supersized Foods

Personal trainer Zermatt Neo takes part in eating competitions and challenges on his Youtube channel Recently, a video of the Zermatt Neo devouring an almost-4kg plate of chicken rice in less than half an hour has been making its rounds on social media. In case you haven't seen it, here it...

WHO Categorizes Zika A Global Emergency — What Does This Mean For Singapore?

Virus spread by Aedes mosquito might reach Singapore If you have seen those images of babies with deformed skulls floating around the internet, these deformites may be attributed to the Zika virus. On 1 Feb, the World Health Organization (WHO) named the Zika virus as causing a "public health emergency of international concern". This...

The Bitter Truth: There Are Over 900 Homeless People In Singapore

Who says there are no homeless people in Singapore? It’s a harsh reality that we often don’t hear about. On Monday (1 Feb), the Social and Family Development Ministry (MSF) revealed that were are more than 900 “displaced” people in Singapore between 2013 and 2015. In other words, there are more than...