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Viral video: shouting match between Filipina and Singaporean taxi driver, woman accuses him of being racist

Singapore – A video circulating online of a Filipina engaged in a heated argument with a presumably Singaporean taxi uncle sparked negative responses among netizens urging for the woman to go back to her home country. Facebook page All Singapore...

WP’s Yee Jenn Jong: One thing to have jobs, another to make them relevant for Singaporeans

Singapore -- Workers' Party politician and former NCMP Yee Jenn Jong has addressed the recent "3.5 million jobs for 2.5 million Singaporeans" comment by Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing. In a Facebook post on Monday (Sept 21), he...

Grace Fu’s push up videos draw netizens ire

After Minister for Sustainability and the Environment Grace Fu took to Facebook to take part in an online challenge that aims to raise awareness for mental health issues, not everyone commended her for doing so. Ms Fu on Sunday (September...

Certis Cisco officer dies after being found with gunshot wound to the head

An officer from Certis Cisco was pronounced dead after being found with a gunshot wound to his head. The 42-year-old man was found at East Coast Park on Saturday (Sept 19) morning by the police. The Singapore Police Force (SPF) had...

Netizens lament on how hard it is to find employment these days

Singapore – A member of the public took to social media to ask if others were having difficulty applying for a job, even those part-time. Netizens confirmed the situation, noting one would have to set their expectations low to...

Certis Cisco officers pour confiscated alcohol into drain: Is this the way to do it?

Singapore -- A video of Certis Cisco auxiliary police officers pouring alcohol confiscated from foreign workers into a drain is circulating online, making members of the public concerned if this is the proper way to dispose of it. The incident...

A week’s jail for Choa Chu Kang resident who cheated on more than S$700 of food deliveries

Singapore — A man who cheated food delivery services of S$718.54 worth of orders for nearly three weeks was sentenced on Thursday (Sept 17) to a week in jail. Leonard Tan Tong Han created fake accounts, ordered meals from food...

Bus driver stops to shelter passengers with umbrella at every stop during heavy rain

The video of a bus driver who stopped to shelter his passengers with an umbrella at every stop has been circulating online, garnering praise and heart-warming messages from netizens. The Facebook group All Singapore Stuff on Wednesday (September 16) shared a...

Man who boarded SBS bus without a mask and punched bus driver repeatedly charged with assault

The 52-year old male commuter who boarded SBS Transit bus without wearing a face mask was charged on Thursday (Sept 17) with assaulting the bus driver. The man boarded Service 21 along Pasir Ris Drive 6 without a mask and...

Man accuses St Luke’s ElderCare of reusing a mask that his elderly mother vomited on

The son of an elderly woman accused an elder care facility of reusing a soiled mask that his mother vomited on. In a Facebook post on Tuesday (Sep 15), one Mr Tan wrote that his elderly mother was not feeling...
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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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