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NEW INTERCULTURAL THEATRE METHODS, TECHNIQUES AND STRATEGIES OF MAKING CONTEMPORARY THEATRE

Asian Intercultural Conference (AIC) 2014 is a global gathering of actors, writers, directors, scholars and researchers with an interest in the “Asian Intercultural”. Within Asia’s diversity are societies, histories and communities that constantly feed theatre; from its teeming transnational cities to regional...

The Power of Fear

In general, fear is considered a bad thing. However, the human body’s response to fear and stress can often unlock powers that we did not know that we had. In critical moments when a quick reaction or the need...

Student Writes Letter Claiming that Sexual Education Workshop is Sexist, Bigoted and Supportive of ‘Rape Culture’

A student by the name of Agatha Tan has recently posted a letter that she wrote to her school principal in regard to the content of a sex education class that is taught in her school. The complaints mostly...

The Beer Drinking Pig Meets his Demise

Feral hogs cause a variety of nuisance problems all over the world and this problem is also true in Australia. However, a recent story about a wild pig has caught the bemused attention of individuals all over the world. Last...

Women On Wednesdays (WOW): Singapore’s first hotline EXCLUSIVELY for lesbian, bisexual & queer-identified women

Oogachaga is proud to announce that from 1 October 2014, we will be starting a new hotline service called “WOW” which stands for “Women on Wednesdays”. WOW is a service for women who identify as lesbian, bisexual or queer, and...

Hard Questions for Singaporean Values

If you consider the progress of Singapore in its relative short time as an independent state, it is a rather astonishing success story. In this time, it has risen to be a world leader in a range of fields...

Our Better World: From Drug Addict to Dancing Queen

Our Better World, an initiative of the Singapore International Foundation, is a non-profit organisation that focuses on telling stories of everyday people doing good. Their stories are mainly about Asia, with a large portion of it based in Singapore. The following...

Third Installment of The Best of Singapore video series

The final instalment of The Best of Singapore series shares stories of individuals whom, driven by love, do the best that they can, every single day. It features interviews with: Iqbal, a construction worker from Bangladesh Andy Hoon, a third-generation coffee shop...

Health Is Personal

As a new generation of fad diets emerges, advocating high protein and fat meals with low carbohydrates, Singapore’s health authorities are counting calories and sticking to the conventional wisdom. While well-meaning, the problem with both conventional and new diets...

What Are The Youths Being Told

By Ethan Guo My dad has always owned a car since I was young. His very first, as shown to me in pictures, was the classic yet humble Mini. The car I remember was the old beat up Toyota Corolla, which was...
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Singapore woman’s viral fitness journey took over 7 years, inspires many across the world

If it's time to start making "New Year Resolutions," let this 25-year-old Singaporean bodybuilder give you a boost in...
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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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