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Eatery boss who hired man with tumours is a getai singer

THE kind-hearted restaurant owner who employed a dishwasher covered with tumours, an overweight chef and an elderly woman has revealed her identity. She is Sharon Kwan, a well-... read more

Indian PM Narendra Modi dines with Mr Lee in Little India

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (right) having a meal with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his wife Ho Ching (hidden) at the Serangoon Road restaurant Komala... read more

S'pore, India deepen ties

SINGAPORE and India laid out a road map for their future ties, elevating the relationship to a strategic partnership that seeks to promote a peaceful Asia Pacific region as an... read more

Sumatran orang utans on most endangered primates list

THE burning of large tracts of forests has not only caused the haze, but is also pushing the Sumatran orang utans close to extinction. A species familiar to Singaporeans because... read more

SMRT agrees to bear 95% liability for woman's bus fall

TRANSPORT operator SMRT has agreed to bear 95 per cent of the responsibility for a 2011 accident in which a woman went into a coma for weeks after she fell and hit her head on... read more

Terror attacks: Belgium anti-terrorism raids see 21 arrested

BRUSSELS BELGIAN police arrested 21 people in a series of anti-terrorism raids in three cities over the last two days, but Islamist militant Salah Abdeslam, who is suspected to be... read more

Yishun death: Woman charged with hurting landlord with paper cutter

A 34-YEAR-OLD woman was yesterday charged with hurting her landlord with a paper cutter and she may later face a more serious charge. Malaysian Woo Mui Mee is accused of... read more

Study: Rich in Singapore prefer in-store shopping

THE rich in Singapore research luxury items online but prefer to buy from a physical store. They buy for design, quality and exclusivity and plan to travel more next year,... read more

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New Seletar flyovers to open on Saturday

MOTORISTS travelling to and from Yishun or Seletar Aerospace Park will enjoy a faster and smoother ride from Saturday with better connections to three expressways. Two new flyovers will open at 5am in the northern part of Singapore, improving...


新印建交50周年 正式成为战略伙伴

在新加坡和印度欢庆建交50周年之际,两国正式将双边关系层级提升至战略伙伴关系,为日后更密切的双边交流奠下重要基础,并在实现两国经济发展潜能的同时,促进区域和平稳定发展。   ... 更多