2016 Chinese New Year Ang Pow Guide – How Much To Give Out This...

How much should you give? Chinese New Year is just around the corner -- get ready your ang pow packets and be prepared to be cai shen ye in less than two weeks’ time. If you’re on the receiving end, lucky you! Anyhow, MustShareNews has come up with a nifty guide to...

Off-Duty Firefighters Ignore Gruelling 24-Hour Shift To Quell Causeway Point Fire

8 SCDF personnel extinguish fire at Causeway Point food court Having just finished a 24-hour shift at Bukit Batok Fire Station, 8 firefighters were looking forward to grabbing a quick bite and perhaps head home for some well-deserved rest. A stall at Causeway Point had other ideas, however, and decided to...

WhatsApp’s Global Outage Brought Out The Best Of The Internet

WhatsApp goes down globally and causes the most epic social media stir On Tuesday (26 Jan), unhappy WhatsApp users in Singapore and around the world took to social media when the mobile messenger app unexpectedly went down at 10.14am. It quickly triggered a flurry of epic reactions on social media as the...

Watch Jubilant Thaipusam Devotees Enjoy Live Music For The First Time In 42 Years

Thaipusam sees ban finally lifted after 42 years because live music is perfectly fine On 24 Jan, more than 20,000 people celebrated Thaipusam. And for the first time in 42 years, organisers featured live religious music at the procession. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Gs0ZKgXY-s That’s right, after a failed appeal in court to overturn the ban in...

12 Unusual Chinese New Year Goodies To Feast On This Festive Occasion

‘Tis the season to stuff yourself silly ‘Fess up – you’re actually secretly looking forward to Chinese New Year because the thought of all those goodies are making you drool already, never mind the calories. Here’s the good news – we’re only two weeks away from the festive occasion, and if...

Prices Of ERP Is Going Up Cause Too Many Cars Are Driving Past At...

LTA will increase ERP prices by $1 each at 5 gantries on 1 Feb Just barely into the year, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) decides to increase prices of Electronic Road Pricing (ERP). Much to the short-lived happiness of those who rejoiced at the decrease in ERP prices last December. The LTA...

We Predict The Fortunes Of 12 Noteworthy Individuals In Singapore This Monkey Year

Time to stock up on your lucky amulets We know that you want to know. Like you haven't been trawling through hundreds of astrology websites to find a hint of how your favorite Singaporeans are going to do this new year. Don't worry, we've done it for you. Here's a list...

New Zealand Teenager Holding Dual Citzenship Says Serving NS Is “Difficult and Pointless”

Kiwi risks fine and jail time if he avoids serving National Service This Kiwi thinks that he is a special snowflake and wants to escape serving National Service (NS). 19-year-old Singapore-born Brandon Smith, currently lives in New Zealand, and might face charges for defaulting NS if he does not turn up for a...

You Can Now Learn Dialect In Community Centres For Free

Here's a social campaign to teach dialects, this time supported by the G'ovt From 1979, Singapore had a Speak Mandarin campaign -- in line with the bilingual policy -- to improve communication between the dialect groups and take up Mandarin in place of their dialects. Chinese dialects such as Hokkien, Cantonese, and Teochew were eschewed...

Another Cat Found Dead In Yishun; Is The Killer Still At Large?

Cat killers still on the loose Source On 27 Dec 2015, 40-year-old Lee Wai Leong was arrested for throwing a cat down a 13-storey building at Yishun Ring Road. However, shortly after his arrest, another cat was reported dead on 30 Dec. One thing's for sure: Lee is not the only killer. Cats...