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Sinovac & Sinopharm may offer better protection against severe COVID when combined with mRNA vaccines

A study conducted by the Duke-NUS Medical School has shown that inactivated virus vaccines such as Sinopharm and Sinovac may also work in preventing...

How COVID, Ukraine war and supply chain issues threaten Singapore hawker culture

One glance at pages such as COMPLAINT Singapore on Facebook will tell you that more and more people are dissatisfied with the food they’re...

Kids under 5 more vulnerable to COVID, children 5–11 may need booster jab to stay protected — Janil Puthucheary

Senior Minister of State for Health Janil Puthucheary said in Parliament on Monday (Aug 1) that children younger than five years old are "more...

Singapore, Japan & South Korea habitual mask-wearing is the ‘cultural difference’ helping keep OMICRON deaths low

Epidemiologists and medical specialists have noted that in spite of a high presence of the circulating virus, countries, where mask-wearing is widely accepted, have...

Actress Zoe Tay down with COVID after attending two high-profile parties

Zoe Tay wrote in her Instagram Stories on Wednesday (July 27) that she has tested positive for the virus. The actress posted a photo...

Halimah Yacob, Tan Chuan-Jin, Edwin Tong test positive for COVID-19, Netizens say ‘Welcome to the club!’

The coronavirus responsible for the current pandemic is no respecter of persons, as we all know by now. This week, President Halimah Yacob, House...

Parents agree it’s still unsafe for kids to go back to school in fear of COVID-19

Singapore — A concerned parent feels that schools are not yet a safe place for kids and called on other like-minded parents. They continually...

Nicki Minaj: COVID-19 vaccine causes impotence & swollen testicles

Rapper Nicki Minaj said that her cousin's friend had become impotent after receiving the Covid-19 vaccine. Trinidad and Tobago's health minister debunked the claims, saying...

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Chee Soon Juan: What’s a person’s worth? F&B jobs are ‘back-breaking… few Singaporeans want the job’

Opposition politician Chee Soon Juan, who last year ventured into the restaurant business, posted an unusual photo on Facebook...
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Unity in Diversity: Pritam Singh’s post after WP MPs voted on 377A draws praise from netizens

Workers’ Party chief and Leader of the Opposition Pritam Singh posted a picture of the WP Members of Parliament...

Woman in her mid-20s leaves her fiancé and gets into relationship with married man who also has a newborn

The wife on the receiving end of an infidel husband took to social media to vent her anger on...

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