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Chee Hong Tat’s ‘SWAT Team’ announcement mocked and ridiculed

Commenters taunt the Minister of State for Health, Chee Hong Tat's announcement that a "SWAT Team" of experts might be one way how Singapore fights outbreaks of infectious diseases. In the wake of the hepatitis C outbreak at the Singapore General...

Ignoring unreasonable complaints Aljunied GRC MPs spread Christmas cheer

A certain fanpage of a political party has been accusing the MPs of the Workers' Party for the "total darkness" in Aljunied GRC during this Christmas season. The fanpage had posted the video here, which it claims is from a resident: with the caption: "Had...

WP candidate laments it’s unfair – HDB goes on walkabout with PAP’s losing candidate

People usually don't pay much attention to candidates who lose the General Election (GE), which is why we think this story has not been given much attention till now. Losing candidates in GE usually also fly under the radar, but...

Be more responsible – Reform Party chief chides Gilbert Goh

Six cars caught fire at a car park near the Taman Jaya LRT station in Petaling Jaya at about 7pm today, sending thick smoke into the air. Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar has tweeted about the incident saying, "someone...

Nursing home project for dementia patients shelved – MOH refused funding

A project for dementia patients, Jade Circle, which was to be jointly-developed by Peacehaven, Lien Foundation and Khoo Chwee Neo Foundation has been aborted after it failed in its attempt to secure government funding for its clients. Jade Circle was...

ICJ criticizes High Courts decision of damages award to PM Lee Hsien Loong

In a press release the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) took issue with Singapore High Court's decision ordering blogger Roy Ngerng to pay damages to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong following a civil defamation suit, which the Prime Minister brought against...

This pioneer has no CPF money left

To start with, he didn’t have much in his CPF when he retired 15 years ago; he had barely $10,000. All of it was spent in the last 15 years, with most of the money going to his children’s...
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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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