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The M1 Singapore Fringe Festival is back in January 2022!

Singapore — Mark the 18th edition of the M1 Singapore Fringe Festival from 12 to 23 Jan 2022! The M1 Singapore Fringe Festival returns in January 2022 with the theme The Helpers, featuring a host of works presented in theatre...

Zheng Geping’s family eats tapow-ed chicken rice at home to celebrate son’s birthday

As with many other Singaporean families, this year was marked by changes and increased family time due to the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions. No one is exempt from these changes, not even Zheng Geping and Hong Huifang's family. According to Today Online,...

BLACKPINK’s Rosé sends a coffee truck to Kim Go Eun on the set of ‘Yumi’s Cells 2’

South Korea — Rosé from BLACKPINK showed her support for Kim Go Eun on the set of Yumi's Cells Season 2 in a heartwarming way. According to the report of Soompi, Kim Go Eun wrapped up Season 1 of her...

Harry Potter reunion: Cast recall first kisses, horrible haircuts

When the cast of the Harry Potter film franchise reunited for a 20th anniversary TV special Return to Hogwarts, many recalled embarrassing moments, including haircuts, and a first kiss. At the reunion on the Leavesden set outside London, the obvious...

Here’s how some celebrities in Singapore celebrated their Yuletide

Singapore — Christmas is the perfect time to express gratitude to the people in our lives, from exchanging greetings and gifts to hosting lavish dinners. Even if you are not a traditionalist. More than sequins and sparkles, it's also about...

Allan Wu gets COVID-19 but ‘not experiencing severe symptoms thanks to vaccinations & boosters’

Allan Wu, a Singapore-based actor and TV host best known for steering five seasons of The Amazing Race Asia, has tested positive for Covid-19. Wu, 49, shared the news of his test result via Instagram on Dec 28. "Well, I figured...

Lee Jinglei seeks to end online drama, with sincere apology from Wang Leehom

Mandopop superstar Wang Leehom's ex-wife Lee Jinglei “Thunder Goddess” now also compared to a 17th-century shogun in a commentary on the lessons to be learned from the couple's explosive and messy divorce saga, seeks to peacefully end the drama. The...

Viral ‘Crimewatch’ 2013 clip: Jernelle Oh channels her inner Ah Lian to bring out the ‘gangster’ girl in her

Singapore — After 35 (and counting) seasons, Crimewatch is finally gaining traction with Gen Zs. This time, it is not because of the clip The Woman Was Too Stunned To Speak that went viral worldwide, but rather a scene from...

3 BTS members tested positive for COVID-19

South Korea — 3 members of the K-pop sensation BTS have been diagnosed with the coronavirus following their return to South Korea from the band's first pandemic-era US concerts. Big Hit Music, BTS management confirmed in a statement Saturday (Dec...

Two more women come forward accusing Chris Noth, SATC’s Mr Big, of sexual misconduct

The number of women accusing US actor Chris Noth of sexual misconduct has risen to five. After three women went public with their allegations, another two women have spoken up. Allegations against the actor, best known for playing “Mr Big” in...
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It’s not just OCBC and Singapore, scammers are ripping off people across Asia Photo: screengrab/ BDO Unibank Inc Singapore —  The...
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17 months jail for maid who shot and shared TIkTok video of herself bathing old man

Singapore – A domestic worker in Singapore was sentenced to 17 months' jail on Thursday (Jan 27) after she admitted recording and sharing online...

Family of otters no match for lone monitor lizards’ powerful tail whacking as they try to steal a fish

Singapore – A glimpse of nature at work was caught on camera as a family of otters tried to steal a fish from a...

Coffee & tea price increase at Geylang East Food Centre

Dear Editor, I refer to the attached picture taken from a stall at Geylang East Food Centre, 117 Aljunied Ave 2 when the 'GST hike'...

Single mum keen to earn side income, loses nearly $50,000 to ‘Gucci’ scammers

Singapore – News of the surge of phishing scams involving  OCBC Bank has made many other bank customers come forward with their own stories...
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