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Loh Kean Yew: I’ll go back and cry first

SINGAPORE — Top Singapore national badminton player Loh Kean Yew exited the India Open in the quarter-finals stage at the hands of a familiar opponent, Thailand shuttler Kunlavut Vitidsarn who won 21-12, 21-17, last Friday, 20 Jan. Vitidsarn was crowned...

Top two ranked golf players Lydia Ko & Nelly Korda head field for 2023 HSBC Women’s World Championship

SINGAPORE — World No. 1 and 2, Lydia Ko and Nelly Korda will head the line-up along with defending champion Ko Jin Young at the 2023 HSBC Women’s World Championship at Sentosa Golf Club, Singapore from March 2-5. All three...

Ilhan Fandi out of action for at least six months due to ACL injury

The Football Association of Singapore recently confirmed that national team striker Ilhan Fandi will be out of action for six to nine months after undergoing a knee surgery as he was injured while representing Singapore against Vietnam at the...

Football fans disappointed with Lions performance at AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup

SINGAPORE — Local football fans are up in arms, voicing their displeasure at the Singapore national football team’s performance in the recent AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup, where the team was eliminated from Group B and failed to advance to...

Lee’s family gym ‘permanently closed’ after MMA fighter Victoria’s death

The passing of 18-year-old mixed martial arts fighter Victoria Lee on 26 Dec was announced by her sister Angela Lee in an Instagram post on 7 Jan. Following her death, it was reported that the family’s gym, United MMA...

Off to a good start: Loh Kean Yew advances to quarter-finals at Malaysia Open

SINGAPORE — The country’s premier badminton player is off to a good start for the year, winning his first two matches of the Malaysia Open and advancing to the quarter-finals. The tournament, officially known as the Petronas Malaysia Open 2023,...

Singapore crashed out of AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup after 4-1 defeat to Malaysia

The Singapore national football team needed to keep it tight at the back and only hold out for a goalless draw in their final AFF Mitsubishi Electric Group B to qualify for the semi-finals, but they went down 4-1...

‘Aquatics as a unifying force for good’ — Mark Chay, Singapore Swimming Association president 

The Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) president Mark Chay new year’s message to their members showed their objective for 2023, to build upon the breakthroughs and success of previous years as they prepare for three major events; the Cambodia SEA...

AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup | Precious point for Singapore against Vietnam

The Singapore national football team, which faced criticism for their playing style in the first two matches of the AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup, bravely held on for a goalless draw against Group B leaders Vietnam on Friday evening at...

Pele: The Definition of Greatness

The news is that Pele, the legendary Brazilian football star, has died. He was 82 and suffering from colon cancer, so you could say that this was to be expected. However, there is a sense that the world has...
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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)...
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‘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...

Maid says she’s unhappy working for her employer’s mother in Australia, wants to break her contract and come back to Singapore in few months’...

SINGAPORE — A foreign domestic helper working in Singapore for about eight years took to social media complaining about her employer's mother. In a Facebook...

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