Cambodia to return 1,600 tonnes of waste to US, Canada

Cambodia will send back 1,600 tonnes of plastic waste found in shipping containers to the US and Canada, an official said Wednesday, as Southeast...

‘Hell’ of Japan fire that killed dozens at anime company

by Quentin TYBERGHIEN   Details emerged Friday of the horrifying blaze that ripped through a Japanese anime firm, killing dozens including people who tried in vain...

Mystery load of 89kg on MH370 fuels stowaway hijacker theory

A team of French investigators looking into MH370 discovered a 'mysterious load of 89kg' added to the flight list fuelling theories of a hijacking...

Indranee shows how 4G leaders will tackle inequality: by providing support and equal opportunities 

Singapore — According to Indranee Rajah, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office and Second Minister for Education, meritocracy is not responsible for the problems...

Singapore returning millions linked to Malaysia scandal

Singapore is returning almost $40 million to Malaysia seized in connection with a massive financial scandal that played a major role in the toppling...

‘It is the task of the people – not just the Government – to tackle inequality’ – Indranee Rajah

Minister in the Prime Minister's Office, Indranee Rajah, has said that it is the task of the people - not just the Government -...

Police: Singapore giving back over S$50 million of 1MDB money to Malaysia

Singapore— The Singapore Police Force said on July 18, Thursday, that around S$50.3 million of seized 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB)-related money has either been returned...

Tan Cheng Bock’s Progress Singapore Party party film gets approval and PG rating ahead of official launch

Dr Tan Cheng Bock's opposition party, the Progress Singapore Party, is gearing up for an official launch on 3 August 2019. A video that...

Teacher tweets about 9 year old kid she “wanted to strangle” for racist remarks

A local drama teacher complained about a racially insensitive student she encountered and said that she “wanted to strangle the kid”. According to a series...

Malaysia to have a Freedom of Information Act to replace OSA

The government will draw up a Freedom of Information Act to replace the Official Secrets Act 1972, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. He...

Man who killed his lover at Gardens By the Bay and burned her body convicted in High Court

Singapore—On Thursday, July 18, Leslie Khoo Kwee Hock, age 51, was found guilty of strangling his mistress, Cui Yajie, and then burning her body...

NUS Associate Professor asks whether the PAP is here to stay in new book

Dr Bilveer Singh, an Associate Professor at the National University (NUS) of Singapore's Department of Political Science, has published a new book - entitled "Is the...

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...

The Ubiquitous Unsung Heroes of Malaysia’s Prosperity – the Foreign Worker

Malaysia’s Pakatan Harapan Government which began its fifteenth month in office...

Is that news really ‘fake,’ or is it just biased?

Credibility depends on bias as well as honesty, study finds In an...

Employee at Pontian Hougang allegedly picks up fallen dumplings on floor and puts them back

Singapore -  A member of the public witnessed an “irresponsible hawker”...

Netizens disgusted by viral video of airplane passenger’s behaviour

Sometimes you think that you have seen everything there is to...

Prison in Malaysia certified ‘Halal’

The Marang Prison in the state of Terengganu, is the first...