Infernal affairs: how triads embraced communist China

by Jerome TAYLOR The savage beating of Hong Kong protesters by a mob of triad gangsters has deepened fears about the city's notorious criminal gangs...

Did the Sultan of Kelantan divorce his Russian wife because the baby is not his?

The Sun in the United Kingdom claims the baby of the ex-wife of Sultan Muhammad V of Kelantan is not his, casting doubt on...

Boris Johnson wins race to become Britain’s next PM

by Alice RITCHIE and James PHEBY Boris Johnson won the race to become Britain's next prime minister on Tuesday, but will face a confrontation over...

Indranee Rajah: Better coordination needed between agencies for helping the needy

Singapore—In an interview with Channel NewsAsia CNA938’s Arnold Gay and Yasmin Jonkers, Minister Indranee Rajah said that there’s a need for agencies to coordinate well...

GrabFood rider has altercation with elderly man at Bishan on the use of PMDs on shared pavements

Singapore – The issue revolving personal mobility devices (PMDs) in Singapore – whether they should be banned, restricted, and the like – is an...

Government ministries continue to dominate YouTube ads in Singapore

Mumbrella Asia, an online publication that focuses on media and marketing in Asia, has reported that Government ministries continue to dominate YouTube advertisements in...

Josephine Teo: There are around 60,000 job openings, half for PMETs

Singapore— The country’s Manpower Minister, Josephine Teo, said on July 22, Monday, that in spite of present economic sluggishness, there are good jobs available...

Strongman leaders make for weak economies, study finds

A study of dictators over the past 150 years shows they are rarely associated with strong economies, and quite often with weaker ones A study...

Elderly man who wanted one particular seat on the bus, uses ageism as a means to get the seat

Singapore -  On July 19, an "Incident with Uncle on Bus" was shared on Reddit of the involving a spat between commuters. u/hiddenhusky "thought it would...

“Ho Ching is watching all of us” – Temasek CEO skirts question on the company’s plans for leadership succession

Temasek International CEO Dilhan Pillay appeared to skirt questions on Ho Ching's role at Temasek and the organisation's plans for leadership succession, at a recent...

Man who died in July 18 Bukit Batok fire could be Singapore’s first PMD-related fatality

Singapore — Forty-one-year-old Goh Keng Soon may be the first person in Singapore to have died from a Personal Mobility Device (PMD)-related fire. Mr...

PAP heavyweight Chan Chun Sing claims “I did not aim to be a Minister, I wanted to be a librarian”

People's Action Party (PAP) heavyweight Chan Chun Sing claimed that he "did not aim to be a Minister, I wanted to be a librarian"...

Malaysia: End gutter politics, and serve the people

COMMENT BY: ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR M.KRISHNAMOORTHY Kuala Lumpur - May 9, 2018 was a...

Anwar’s endgame plan backfires

By: Cogito Ergo Sum Anwar Ibrahim, the man who would be Prime...

Singapore and Hong Kong: Fighting the same battle against sneaky encroachment of freedom

Two well-known local commentators have been having a field day throwing...

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton bond over motherhood

The internet seems to have come to a consensus about Kate...

Malaysia ex-King’s divorce with Russian wife confirmed

After denials and uncertainties, it is now confirmed that the Sultan...

Choose chicken and pork over beef and lamb and help save the planet!

Most of us would probably agree that there's nothing quite so...