What These Migrant Workers Have To Say About Singapore Will Tug At Your Heartstrings

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aP_DizidJ8U] A Reminder To Appreciate Migrant Workers In Singapore A group of Polytechnic students, Hafis, Luqman, and Haziq bring to screen the faceless members of Singapore society—the construction workers— in a video called “Builders of Singapore”. They chat with a couple of migrant workers from India and Bangladesh in the heartwarming...

Now We Know SMRT Could Spend $1.6Billion On Making Our Transport System Better

About SMRT's Bid For London Cab Company Addison Lee Over the weekend, SMRT announced that it may be making a $1.6 billion bid for a London cab company Addison Lee, only to decide against it later. We know what this means—the transport company has quite a bit of money to spare...
all about that bass parody

The Girl Group Will Make You Forget The Haze

The Singapore Haze Is Back! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WwtS3037Z0 The haze is back! Our friends at TSL did up a fun video to help you forget all about the haze. It's a parody of the song "All About That Bass" by Meghan Trainor. Enjoy! All About That Haze Song Lyrics: Chorus The haze is all over the...

5 Different Types Of People Who Reacted To The Investigation Of #ReturnMyCPF Protesters

About The Investigation Of #ReturnMyCPF Protesters So we learned that the#ReturnMyCPF protesters are now under investigation, and officers from the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) personally delivered letters to these participants at around midnight on 10 October 2014. The charge? "Unlawful assembly." It turns out that Han Hui Hui's permit for the event...

Student Exempted From Final Exams, Induces Student ‘Worship’

About Koh Heer Ee's Exemption From Final Exams Ah, to be a stressed out student in Singapore. Last month, Koh Heer Ee received a letter from Hwa Chong Institution, which exempted him from 7 of his final exams—yes, you read that right. This letter soon made its rounds on the...

SUGARPOVA Officially Launches At The Robinsons The Heeren

SUGARPOVA Officially Launches At The Robinsons The Heeren Robinsons The Heeren is proud to announce that Maria Sharapova's line of premium candy, Sugarpova, will launch officially on 15 Oct 2014 in the departmental store. Started in 2012 by Maria, this eponymous candy line aims to reflect the fun, fashionable, and...

Student Scored Straight As… What Her Teacher Wrote In Her Report Book Will Make...

11 Straight A's? Try Harder The comedians at SGAG are good at making us laugh, and this post has hit all the right notes—in stressful Singapore, your teacher lets you know that getting straight As isn't enough. Yes, it's an old report card, but it highlights how exasperating the education system...

Focus On The Family Caught Plagiarising In Their Sex Education Booklet

"Sex Ed" Booklet Plagiarised Material Unless you've been living under a rock, you'd know about Agatha Tan's news-making viral post. It debunked the sexist ideas from volunteers of Focus on the Family, an organisation that conducted a sex education workshop at her school. She tore their assumptions apart and even got the...

Actor Lim Kay Tong Overcomes ‘Cowardice’ To Play Founding Father Lee Kuan Yew In...

About Lim Kay Tong's Movie Role In 1965 Everyone agrees that Lim Kay Tong is perfect to play our founding father Lee Kuan Yew in the nation's jubilee film, and guess what? He will be. The movie, titled 1965, is about a pivotal moment in Singapore's history—her independence, and what came...

5 Local Films Banned In Singapore That The Government Does Not Want You To...

Made Banned Films In Singapore Recently, To Singapore, With Love was banned in Singapore. Although it comes as a shock, out country has had a history of banning films for all too similar reasons. If you're in the know, you'd be familiar with these. Have you watched any of them?  1)  15 Director: Royston Tan Banned:...