Tag: durian

Inaugural durian flight leaves Malaysia for Henan, China

Kuala Lumpur – Looks like the durian craze is continually growing and has reached our Chinese neighbours. The first ever chartered flight for durian fruit from Malaysia to China left on Tuesday (Aug 27) according to a report by The Malay Mail. Read: Singaporeans poke fun at...

Trevor Noah’s S’pore shows sold out, the comedian takes some time out to experience hawker food

Singapore – Popular stand-up comedian Trevor Noah is in Singapore for the first time to perform two shows at The Star Theatre on August 19 (Monday). On Saturday night, the comedian-host was spotted at Newton Food Centre having a taste of some local cuisine. LAMC Productions...

Malaysian celeb eats durian with spicy noodles and ends up in hospital

Sometimes people do stupid things to be famous but it comes at a price if they are not careful. Malaysian singer Ara Johari did a food challenge that almost caused her her life and she received backlash for what she did. Malay Mail reported that Ara Johari...

Mistaken for a gas leak, the smell of durian causes evacuation of library at University of Canberra

Some say that the durian, the so-called king of fruits, tastes like heaven, but smells like hell. The pungent fruit is known all over the world for its extremely strong smell, and in an incident last Friday, May 10, it caused a library at...

Singaporeans poke fun at US Marines eating durian as part of jungle survival techniques 

Singapore—US Marines learned jungle survival techniques from the Singapore Armed Forces this week, part of which was to eat durian, as shown in a post on the 1st Marine Division Facebook account on April 24. Due to the notoriously pungent nature of the fruit, many...

New Instagram trend features hot guys with durian and some cheeky captions

Singapore - The king of fruit may have met its Instagram match with an Instagram post titled @hotdudeswithdurian showing men with rock hard abs posing with a durian. The whole thing started as a joke among female friends who shared different posts from “hotdudeswith,” comprising...