8 Reasons Why Safuwan Baharudin Will Do Well With Melbourne City FC

23-year-old defender Safuwan set to be first Singaporean in the A-League LionsXII defender (and sometimes forward) Safuwan Baharudin has signed with Australia's Melbourne City FC (MCFC) on a three-month loan, as the team looks to consolidate a top-6 position in the A-League for the playoffs. He impressed team coach John...

9 Ways To Use Singstat In Your Daily Life

Statistics are not always dreary, you know When someone mentions the word 'statistics', most of us would think of boring numbers that don't make any sense. However, we've managed to scrape some interesting ones together from Singstat, the government portal for all statistics Singapore, and provide excellent tips on how these numbers...

Former Protege Backstabs SDP’s Chee Soon Juan Just 19 Days Into GE Campaign

Can Chee Soon Juan still lead the SDP? Jeremy Chen, former SDP member, has spilled the beans on SDP and leader Chee Soon Juan in a lengthy letter published on 27 January. He resigned from SDP the same day he published the letter on his own blog. Part 1: The introduction Chen starts...

PM Lee Arrows PHC Over Laneway Litter

Prime Minister ignores NEA when commenting about rubbish left behind after music festival Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong made a post on his Facebook page today encouraging Singaporeans to pick up their own litter and turn Singapore from a "cleaned" city to a "truly clean city" by picking up their own litter and...

Why The Recent Surveys About The Alcohol Laws Make No Sense

Government-backed REACH conducts survey which goes against opinions online, what gives? Because one survey with leading questions about the alcohol ban and the inability to say no to them wasn't enough, another survey by REACH (Reaching Everyone for Active Citizenry @ Home, whoever came up with that acronym should be...

Potential Names For The Joanne Peh / 715 Baby (And What It Might Look...

All hail the SG50 celebrity baby Celebrity couple Qi Yuwu and Joanne Peh shocked the public last September with their hush-hush wedding affair at Sentosa. Only close friends and relatives were invited – fellow MediaCorp artistes, producers, and managers did not attend the low-key wedding. Before tying the knot, the pair...

7 Reasons Why Our National Stadium Has Been Nominated As World’s Best

Lee Hsien Loong outspends the Arabs Our beloved National Stadium finally makes the news for something other than its failed hybrid pitch. Believe it or not, the Stadium is running to be the Stadium of the Year 2014, a competition organised by website stadiumdb.com. Source To qualify for this competition, stadiums have to...

Sun Ho Was Touted To Be The Next Whitney Houston

CHC case rumbles on despite outrageous allegations The City Harvest Church (CHC) trial is apparently still going on. Investigations begun in 2010, and members of the church were arrested in 2012. It is now 2015. The whole saga begun back when Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time topped the local...

15 Singaporeans Aged 25 And Under To Watch In 2015

Who says Singaporeans are untalented? Although Singapore might be a small island, we clearly have no lack of talents. We highlight (in no particular order) 15 young people under 25 to watch – from a fashion icon to a footballer – who have already accomplished far beyond their age and is...

SICC Head Says Singaporeans Have Sense Of Entitlement, Netizens Respond

According to SICC head Victor Mills, Singaporeans think the Government owes them a living. Victor Mills is a 55-year-old Singapore citizen born in Northern Ireland. He was posted to Hong Kong, and then Singapore while working in an international bank during the 80's. As chief executive of the Singapore International...