SEA Games Spotlight: Singapore’s Gold Medal Winning Netball Team

They clinched Singapore's first-ever SEA Games gold medal in netball Yesterday afternoon (7 June), Singapore’s national netballers did Singapore proud by winning their first SEA Games gold medal at the OCBC Arena. The squad managed to beat Malaysia 46-43 in an intense match. Thanks to them, Singapore has this honour under...

Sabah Quake Victim Peony Wee’s Last Goodbye Will Break Your Heart

Nobody knew that a casual 'goodbye' in this quick vlog would be her last No one will look at the one minute video on Tanjong Katong Primary School's Kota Kinabalu expedition blog in the same way again. The blog, donning famous Edmund Hillary quote "It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves", had...

Passenger Of Driver In Shangri-La Shooting Accused Of Encouraging Rash Act

He allegedly urged driver to "go go", causing a rash act The passengers in the Shangri-La shooting have been charged with trafficking of three packets of diamorphine amounting to 9 grams. If you're wondering about the difference between diamorphine and heroin, there isn't any. Diamorphine (or diacetylmorphine) is the medical term for heroin. What...

Sabah Earthquake: Remembering Ameer Ryyan Mohd Adeed Sanjay

A Tribute to Ameer, A Rising Footballer Ameer Ryyan Mohd Adeed Sanjay, 12, is one of the six Tanjong Katong Primary School students who died in the 6.0 magnitude Sabah earthquake on Friday. The students were on a school trip to Mount Kinabalu. https://www.facebook.com/F17Academy/photos/a.184978931530672.51969.184978488197383/1078683332160223/?type=1&theater Ameer was a promising student at Fandi Ahmad’s football academy F-17. On...

10 Steps To Becoming A Billionaire, According To Singapore’s Richest Duo, Robert & Philip...

Real estate titans are Singapore's richest If you're thinking – how on earth did they get so rich and successful?  –  hopefully this article would spur you on to chase your dreams and eventually become one of Singapore's richest too. Meet Singapore’s richest duo, 63-year-old Robert and 56-year-old Philip Ng. The...

Bodies of 5 More Students From TKPS Identified From Sabah Earthquake

Bodies of 5 Tanjong Katong Primary School Students and 1 Teacher Found The bodies of five more Singaporean students and one teacher from Tanjong Katong Primary School have been found and identified in the aftermath of the 6.0 earthquake that shook the state of Sabah on Malaysia's Borneo island early...

Why Are Singaporeans So Resistant To Foreign Talents In Sports?

The F word is a sore topic -- "Foreign Talent", that is Ahhh, the SEA Games. A time to support our fellow Singaporean sportspeople as they do battle against the rest of South East Asia in the hopes of bringing glory to our country. Or at least that's supposed to be...

The New Paper’s ‘EPIC SEA Games Video’ Is Too Awesome Not To Go Viral

TNP creates the sports montage video we've been waiting to see.... but with a twist It's a gloomy Friday afternoon and everybody just can't wait to leave the office. Budden this pops up onto my Facebook feed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-A6ER-7_-HU&feature=youtu.be And officially makes my list of videos that make me question the Internet. TNP shows that they're cooler...

This Throwback Video On LKY’s Passing Reveals What You Didn’t See On TV

We didn't know how zai the public officers who served during national mourning were.... until now We also didn't know Gov.sg had a sentimental side. Anyway, it has been 2 mournful months since the passing of Mr. Lee Kuan Yew. However, with the Southeast Asian (SEA) Games coming to town and the profuse spamming of...

The Myanmar Maids Ban Is Just Down To A Few Singaporean Bad Apples

No more maids from Myanmar Myanmar has decided to stop exporting domestic workers to Singapore, arguing that maid abuse happens too often here. In the last 3 weeks alone, 500 women were prevented from leaving their home country Myanmar to work as maids in Singapore. We wonder if the ban will...