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Electricity and gas tariffs to go up for April-June quarter

Singapore -- SP Group and City Gas have said that electricity and gas tariffs will go up for the quarter from April to June. In...

Malay student says his poly lecturer told him “to learn Chinese” to have an...

Singapore -- A Malay student from a polytechnic took to social media to air a problem he faced during an internship. In an Instagram post...

Sengkang GRC MPs take on deputy roles within new Workers’ Party CEC

The four Members of Parliament (MPs) representing Sengkang GRC have been given deputy roles in the new Workers’ Party (WP) Central Executive Committee (CEC),...

18-year-old found dead at bottom of building in One Raffles Place

Singapore -- An 18-year-old youth was found dead outside One Raffles Place on Tuesday night (Jan 5). The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) was alerted...

Teen who got 15-year-old schoolmate pregnant sentenced to 15 months of probation

Singapore - A teenage boy who impregnated his 15-year-old schoolmate was sentenced to 15 months' probation on Monday (Jan 4). The boy, who was 17-years-old...

Man who was jailed in the US after spying for China arrested by ISD...

Dickson Yeo, the Singaporean man who spied for China while in the US has been arrested after returning to Singapore on Wednesday (Dec 30),...

Prosecutor asks for 2 months jail for Ms Universe Singapore contestant who used friends’...

Singapore — On Wednesday (Dec 23), a former Ms Universe Singapore contestant pleaded guilty to four charges under the Computer Misuse and Cybersecurity Act. Twenty-seven-year-old...

Jobless rate up but at a slower pace compared to previous months: MOM

Singapore -- The country's unemployment rate rose to 3.6 per cent in September but at a slower pace compared to previous months, as it...

Singaporean tech experts overseas can return and help with Smart Nation Initiative

Singapore — Dr Vivian Balakrishnan hopes Singaporeans overseas with expert digital skills will want to return home and help build the country's Smart Nation...

Migrant worker dies from injuries after getting electrocuted at workplace

Singapore—A workplace accident resulted in the death of a foreign worker last Thursday (Oct 15). The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) said on Monday (Oct...
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