SPP accepts chairman’s resignation, will remain in Potong Pasir for next polls

Singapore — With opposition Singapore People’s Party (SPP) chairman Jose Raymond stepping down from...

Lawyer M. Ravi represents death row inmates whose letters were forwarded to AGC

Singapore—Human rights lawyer Ravi M. Ravi is currently representing, on a pro bono basis,...

1995 rape and murder of girl: Man comes forward with new information

Singapore — A man has come forward with new information, after the family of...

Cherryloft resorts accepts 19-person gathering, receives S$1,000 fine and 30-day booking suspension

Singapore – A resort in Pasir Ris was fined and ordered by the Singapore...

Lawrence Wong: Pandemic raises questions on the value of university education

Singapore—In a recent interview with the straitstimes.com (ST), Education Minister Lawrence Wong outlined the...

‘Brace yourself for impact,’ a driver thought as bus crashes onto his vehicle

Singapore – A driver took to social media to highlight the moment he braced...

Your vote is secret: 2.5 million ballot papers used in GE2020 incinerated

Singapore -- More than 2.5 million ballot papers and other documents used during the ...

Ex-NMP Anthea Ong among those disappointed there is no Arts NMP

Singapore -- Members of the local arts community have expressed disappointment that the list...

Two PSP election candidates witness transport and incineration of GE2020 ballot papers

Singapore — Two opposition Progress Singapore Party candidates in the General Election last year,...

Woman used improvised device to steal Budget 2020 grocery vouchers

Singapore -- A food delivery rider pleaded guilty to theft charges on Friday (Jan...

Tissue paper seller uses knife to threaten retiree outside betting shop

Singapore -- A tissue paper seller who has a history of behaving aggressively towards ...

Parliament live streaming: Now go for live radio broadcast

Live streaming of Parliament proceedings has just made a comeback. And almost...

TraceTogether and the law: How the truth was prised out through the right probing questions

A Parliament session meant to elaborate on the importance of getting more...

Lorong 3 terrace house residents and the HSR: Victims of disasters

Two unrelated events linked only by their being theresults of unexpected disasters...

UK is ready for an Indian Prime Minister, so should Singapore

The United Kingdom is ready for an Indian Prime Minister, so Singapore...

Emirates airline vaccinates staff against Covid-19

Dubai-based airline Emirates on Monday launched a coronavirus vaccination programme for its staff based in the UAE, seeking to bolster the tourism sector. "The inoculation...

Mattress, McDonald’s, moaning: tennis tactics for Aussie isolation

From bitter social media posts to workouts using mattresses as hitting partners, dozens of the world's best tennis players confined to Australian hotels for...

China locks down another three million after travelling salesman spreads virus

Nearly three million people were put under lockdown in China Monday after a surge in coronavirus cases linked to a travelling salesman in the...

Japan PM vows to tackle virus as public support plunges

Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga pledged Monday to tackle surging coronavirus cases and restore normal life "as soon as possible" as polls showed plunging...

Samsung chief jailed for 2.5 years over corruption scandal

by Sunghee Hwang The de facto chief of South Korea's Samsung business empire was convicted Monday over a huge corruption scandal and jailed for two...

Sulawesi earthquake: Rescuers scramble to find survivors

At least 81 people have died, with more than 250 seriously injured, after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Sulawesi island on Friday (Jan 15). According...

As users switch messaging apps over privacy concerns, WhatsApp delays data-sharing change

As WhatsApp deals with the repercussions of their latest data-sharing update, which was negatively received by the public, it extended the deadline for users...

Two Singapore writers share 2021 Epigram Books Fiction Prize

Singapore -- The 2021 Epigram Books Fiction Prize was given out in a virtual ceremony live-streamed on Facebook and YouTube on Saturday evening (Jan...

Celebs

An F4 20th anniversary reunion is possible, says Vic Chou

Taipei -- Vic Chou says if all goes well, fans may get to see F4 on stage again, according to a report from 8days.sg...

Gurmit Singh was told he looked like Bill Murray when he joined Showbiz

Singapore -- Not many noticed it before but Phua Chu Kang star Gurmit Singh looks a lot like American actor Bill Murray, according to...

Despite botox rumours, JLO says her beauty secret is to”Be positive, kind, and uplifting of others”

Spending time to be more positive, kind and uplifting of others is part of JLO’s Beauty secret, says the American star Jennifer Lopez in...

Raymond Lam spent a whopping S$200K on a night out at Li Chen’s new nightclub

Sanya -- Hong Kong star Raymond Lam spent 1mil yuan (SGD200K) on drinks alone when he visited Chinese actor Li Chen’s new nightclub in Sanya...