11 Things Singapore Politicians Got Up To In Paris

President Tony Tan and ministers go to France On Sunday (17 May), President Tony Tan, along with Minister of Transport Lui Tuck Yew, along with Minister of Communications and Information, Yaacob Ibrahim, and Minister of Parliament Baey Yam Keng landed in Paris for a week-long state visit in France. This visit...

That Pro-PAP Flyer Distributed Outside SIM Is Actually An Article On A Lifestyle Magazine

Freshgrads.sg is amused their article magically turned into a pro-PAP flyer A picture resembling a flyer was shared on the Hardware Zone forum and various alternative news portals, and was alleged to be a pro-PAP flyer being handed out by activists at the Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) last Saturday (16...

Goh Meng Seng Sets Up New Political Party To Challenge PAP

Yet another political party to be created? Yes. It didn't feel like that long ago when former presidential candidate Tan Jee Say set up his own very cute-looking political party, Singaporeans First. Yup, the one with the logo that looks like the Walls ice cream one. Source/Source But now, there's a new...

Local YouTuber You’ve Probably Never Heard Of Is Singapore’s Next Hardwell

His name is Yahya, and he makes sick remixes of Singaporean things Source Remember the General Election in 2011, the one where Returning Officer Yam Ah Mee turned into a national hero? Some guy turned that dour, expressionless demeanour into a pretty decent sounding EDM song. He's FallenSuperHeroSG and his latest video, a remix of...

TRS Sued By SPH For Copyright Infringement While Still In The Middle Of Trial

TRS editors were handed the summons while walking to a pre-trial conference Source Today (18 May), the couple behind sociopolitical website The Real Singapore (TRS), Yang Kaiheng and Ai Takagi, were heading to a pre-trial conference, when they were served justice by Singapore Press Holdings (SPH). SPH just brings a whole new meaning to You...

Amos Yee Vs The Law Family: Who Is Telling The Truth?

Francis Law just took the Amos Yee saga to a whole new level After a 'troll' post on Amos Yee's Facebook page pushed former bailor Vincent Law to demand an apology or possibly take legal action, we knew for sure that the 16 year old would continue making headlines. First, attention was drawn...

Meet Singapore’s First FIFA Woman Referee, Abirami Naidu

First Singapore referee to officiate at the FIFA Women's World Cup Abirami Naidu,31, is Singapore's first female referee to be accredited by FIFA.  This year, she will travel to Canada to officiate in the FIFA Women's World Cup. Abirami, who is a policewoman, joins the hall of fame with Singaporeans who...

Singaporeans Somehow Make Rohingya Issue About FTs

Seems as though we've gone a little off topic...? Our ASEAN neighbours Malaysia, Thailand, and Indonesia have come under intense international scrutiny of late as they battle to maintain their hardline stance on refusing to let the Rohingya people land on their shores. The Rohingya came to settle in Myanmar when the...

10 Nightmare Stories That Prove Maid Abuse Is Alive In Singapore

Domestic Workers Abused At The Hands Of Singapore Employers Foreign domestic workers come to Singapore in search of a better job to support their families back home. For years, Singaporeans have relied on domestic help to support their own families here. But behind closed doors, some maids suffer abuse at the...

We Found Out Cheryl’s Birthday, Here’s How To Find Out Her Age

Challenge accepted, Cheryl. Last night, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) pulled a Singapore and Asian Schools Math Olympiad (SASMO), bringing dreadful Cheryl back to haunt students with finding out her age. Source Let's break the question down: From our background knowledge, we know that Albert and Bernard just became friends with Cheryl. Next, it's very clear that Albert and Bernard...