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MARIGOLD Singapore Squash Open: Joelle King & Mohamed ElShorbagy win women’s & men’s titles respectively

Joelle King was crowned the women’s champion while Mohamed ElShorbagy bagged the men’s title at the end of an exciting week of squash action in the MARIGOLD Singapore Squash Open, with the finals played on 20 Nov, Sunday, at...

Why World Cup champions struggle

Sometimes you wonder why reigning world champions crash out of the group stages. Hey, Germany isn’t the first reigning champion to be booted out. It isn’t even the second. It’s the third in a row, and the fourth in the...

“SG broadcasters charging $98-$118 for live World Cup matches, but can’t even offer 4K streams” — Football fans disappointed

"Amazing production value for S$98 to S$118," wrote a disappointed football fan regarding the quality of the 2022 World Cup broadcast in Singapore. Many others have also complained over the matter, with a handful comparing the coverage in Singapore...

Qatar vs Ecuador: There’s still an Asian-class football gap

You watched Sunday midnight’s opening World Cup between host Qatar and Ecuador? The 2-0 scoreline in favour of the South Americans showed an element of competitiveness but the truth of the matter is that there’s still a yawning gap, especially...

WP MP Dennis Tan congratulates Hougang United on their first-ever Singapore Cup victory!

Hougang United lifted their first major silverware in their club’s history after defeating Tampines Rovers 3-2 in their first-ever Singapore Cup final on Saturday night in front of 2,983 fans at the Jalan Besar Stadium. A day earlier on Friday,...

Singaporean graduate referee Taqi goes to Qatar World Cup

There will be a graduate Singaporean in the heartbeat of Qatar’s World Cup, with Muhammad Taqi Aljaafari Jahari, making his debut as a VAR (video assistant referee). Congratulations! He will be one of 24 VARs and the only man-in-black from Asean, which...

Watch football without a beer in hand!

ONE of the special beauties of World Cup football is to enjoy some liquor as you watch the big matches. Holding a beer gives you a “high” and allows you to probably make a lot more noise! After all, the...

Ready for the big Qatar show

THIS weekend onwards and for the next four weeks, you will be glued to their television sets for the first-ever desert World Cup - something unimaginable to be happening in Qatar. The envy of the Europeans, in particular, was plain...
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Sun Xueling joins ‘fight-do’ with residents ‘to lose some CNY carbs and sugars’

SINGAPORE — Since the Lunar New Year is a time of feasting, Ms Sun Xueling, Member of Parliament for...
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Neo Kian Hong elected as chairman of Singapore Golf Association

SINGAPORE — Former SMRT group chief executive Neo Kian Hong has been elected as the Singapore Golf Association’s (SGA) new chairman, succeeding Khoo Boon...

‘This guy stole my brother’s iphone, then denied he stole’ — Netizen shares CCTV footage of alleged theft

SINGAPORE — An online user shared security camera footage on Tuesday (Jan 31), claiming that a man seen in the video stole his brother's...

‘Brand new BTO, Westscape Bukit Batok, yet this is the state of our estate’ — Resident on wall cracks & water leakage in public...

SINGAPORE — A Singaporean resident shared a video of a huge crack along a carpark wall of a supposedly new BTO estate on Tuesday...

Rising Interest Rates and Returns for Singapore Savings Bonds (SSB) – Should You Start Investing In It?

With the increased attention towards personal assets, people are looking to strengthen their portfolios by investing in low-risk bonds. Learn more about Singapore Savings...

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