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Mother 'freaked out' by his eyeball tattoos

EYEBALL tattoos are gaining a small following in countries like the United States, but experts here warn of the severe risks. This extreme form of modification involves dyeing... read more

Khaw says no to commercial columbarium

THERE will be no commercial columbarium at the proposed temple site in Sengkang, National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan said in Parliament yesterday. He said that until the... read more

Man throws tool bag at guide dog, injuring it

SHE waited for seven years before she got her professional guide dog, so when a man threw a tool bag at it, Lim Lee Lee was outraged. Miss Lim, who is visually impaired, was... read more

Apple is No. 1 luxury gift brand in China: survey

SHANGHAI/SEOUL APPLE has taken the No. 1 luxury gift spot in China from designer-goods maker Hermes International, according to a Hurun luxury report yesterday, reflecting the... read more

'Miracle Cat' returns home from the grave

TAMPA, FLORIDA A CAT in Florida has had surgery after apparently clawing its way out of its grave following a collision with a car. Bart was discovered by its owner's neighbour in... read more

New England pummelled by snowstorm, NYC spared

BOSTON THE projected epic storm that failed to deliver in New York City instead turned its full fury on eastern New England on Tuesday. It unleashed howling winds that created... read more

Get inspired at HDB's new gallery

FLAT buyers can get fresh design ideas from the Housing Board's new show-flats at the My Nice Home Gallery launched yesterday. Located on the third floor of the HDB Hub in Toa... read more

Apple Watch ships soon, 'battery woes' aside

SAN FRANCISCO THE highly anticipated Apple Watch wearable devices, unveiled last year to much fanfare, are on track to begin shipping in April, Apple said on Tuesday. "The... read more

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The Web is S'pore's new crime scene

THE number of online love scams rose sharply by 143 per cent last year, with victims - including a 74-year-old woman - being cheated of $8.8 million. This was one of the crime statistics for last year that police revealed at a media conference...



回应盛港西骨灰瓮风波 许文远:恢复庙宇用途

庙宇用地不允许建造商业骨灰瓮停放处,而成功标得盛港西庙宇地段的私人公司却计划这么做,政府正在和该公司商讨,看如何让土地恢复原本的庙宇用途,也有意考虑重新招标。   ... 更多