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Wales confident to beat England

AT 3.00am Wednesday, in the first-ever British home nations clash in the World Cup, in the so-called “Battle of Britain”, one of England or Wales will seriously stake it out. Wales are confident of turning the tables at the Ahmad...

Watch out for return of injured Neymar

Don't write off Neymar, says Brazil manager Tite as he discreetly pointed to the star striker, now undergoing 24-hour physiotherapy. He’s under terrific recuperation despite a “very swollen ankle” as he continues his recovery sustained in their opening World Cup...

Big early boot for host Qatar

Getting the early boot should not discourage host Qatar. Even before their third preliminary match, they’re out, in a rare first in the tournament's 92-year history. But the premature exit should not be called a "failure and disappointment" from the...

Post-Restrictions Travel Guide to Hong Kong

Miss visiting Hong Kong? Then you’ll be happy to know that the city has further relaxed its COVID-19 measures for inbound travellers. Here’s a guide to help you with everything you need to know when entering the city, from things...

Loh Kean Yew nominated for Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2022 Male Player Of The Year

The BWF Player of the Year Awards 2022 Nominees were announced on Monday (Nov 28), and 2021 men's singles world champion Loh Kean Yew is up for the Male Player Of The Year Award. The other two nominees in this...

Foreign workers ‘rewarded’ with cheaper tickets

SOME of the millions of foreign workers in Qatar have been “rewarded” with exceptionally low ticket charges in appreciation for their behind-the-scenes work at this World Cup. Jita Singh, Singapore’s award-winning coach who is in Doha to watch the tournament,...

‘Does this look familiar?’ — Joanne Peh and Qi Yuwu reenacted iconic photographs

Joanne Peh, a 39-year-old Singaporean actress, shared a very own reenactment of iconic pictures of Hollywood celebrities with her husband, Qi Yuwu, who is a 45-year-old Chinese actor based in Singapore.  In an instagram post, the actress posted their renditions...

Singaporean celebrities make memories at Red Cross Day

Several artists from Mediacorp’s The Celebrity Agency visited and helped the Red Cross Day Activity Centre for people with disabilities.  In an Instagram post, the agency shared their photos as they all together spread happiness and hope to those who...

$$$ rewards for success

WHO said money and/or rewards doesn’t talk…or even motivate? The latest streak of financial presents and other monetary awards for toppling the world football giants continue to spur the little-known teams at Qatar. It’s seldom revealed officially in the media but...

Cher defends 40 year age gap between her and boyfriend

“We kiss like teenagers!”, remarked Cher, 76 who is all starry-eyed about her boyfriend Alexander Edwards. Edwards, 36 and Cher met two months ago and have been dating, with Cher saying she knows the 40-year age gap “looks strange...
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Singapore woman’s viral fitness journey took over 7 years, inspires many across the world

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Police report filed against man who filmed himself jamming train door with his hands so he wouldn’t be late

The netizen who posted an unusual “life hack” for not being late online may have gotten many likes, but was also reported to the...

England wary of African champs

THE serious guessing game starts as to who Gareth Southgate names ahead of England's World Cup round of 16 clash with African champions Senegal. The Three...

Billionaire heiress Kim Lim only lasted two months in her 2nd marriage

Singaporean celebrity heiress Kim Lim confirmed that her marriage with Leslie Leow, her 2nd husband, has ended after being together for only 2 months.  The...

Netizen seeks woman who lent her $10 at Punggol MRT taxi stand to take train

A Facebook user got creative with searching for the Good Samaritan who recently helped her to get to where she needed to go when...

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