Sarojini Jayapal succumbs to cancer after debacle regarding withdrawal of husband Suriia Das’ CPF...

47-year-old Sarojini Jayapal, who was battling late-stage ovarian cancer since three years ago, had passed away last Sat (10 Aug).Her lawyer, M Ravi, shared...

Singaporean couple shares their journey into urban farming

27-year-old Justine Ong-Farmer and her 31-year-old husband Scott Farmer both had well-paying jobs in Singapore. Ong, who is the youngest of four children, was...

Hong Kong Freedom fundraiser hits US$1mil target in less than two hours, actual amount...

A fundraiser for the current political unrest in Hong Kong exceeded its target amount of US$1 million, or HK$7.8 million, the same day it...

New Naratif announces The Citizens Agenda, calls for input from public

New Naratif, a member-supported movement for democracy, freedom of speech, and freedom of information in Southeast Asia, announced a new initiative on Sunday (11...

Primary school clarifies headgear prohibition on Racial Harmony Day, netizens raise pertinent issues surrounding...

The prohibition on headgear imposed upon pupils of North Spring Primary School (NPSS) on Racial Harmony Day will not encompass religiously-linked or racially-linked ones...

Nearly 50,000 low-income Singaporean women given free mammogram screenings by the Breast Cancer Foundation

In a press release earlier today (15 July), the Breast Cancer Foundation (BCF) announced that it will extend its successful Breast Cancer Foundation Encouragement...

North East Community Development Council works with RoboticsPlus to provide robotics education to needy...

The World Educational Robot Contest (WER) Asian Open will be hosted in Singapore for the first time on 13 and 14 July 2019 at...

Singapore’s own The G3Sha drops his coming out single ‘I’m OK’

Singaporean’s artist The G3sha drops his next single today titled I’m OK. It is a coming out song to the artist’s family and the...

Chiam See Tong Sports Fund aiming to raise $200,000 from its Gala Dinner

The Chiam See Tong Sports Fund (CSTSF) is aiming to raise at least $200,000 from its Gala Dinner which will be held on 22...

Doctors Without Borders and WeWork hold 2nd Missing Maps Mapathon in Singapore

For the second time, international medical humanitarian organisation Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) and WeWork team up for a public, large-scale Mapathon as a way...

Lee Hsien Yang turns up at Pink Dot with family while Lee Hsien Loong...

Newly married Li Huanwu and his husband Heng Yirui attended 11th Pink Dot Singapore (SG) event along with both their parents today (29 June)...

Provision shop owner shares the struggle of surviving in the industry after the presence...

53-year-old Mohamad Mustafa is a provision shop owner who has been in the industry for over 20 years. But, being in this business is...

28 human rights societies criticise Mahathir’s government over delay in appointing new SUHAKAM Human...

28 human rights groups and organisations, including MADPET (Malaysians Against Death Penalty and Torture) and the Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign, have expressed their discontent...

Singaporeans being more kind and gracious towards others, reveals Singapore Kindness Movement survey

According to the latest Graciousness Survey commissioned by the Singapore Kindness Movement (SKM), it is said that considerate behaviour among local residents have progressed...

Kirsten Han calls out Law Minister for taking a cheap shot on LGBT issue

Editor-in-chief of Southeast Asian affairs platform New Naratif Kirsten Han took to her Facebook on Tuesday (11 June) to call out Singapore’s Law and...

MARUAH calls on the Government to do more for senior citizens in Singapore

MARUAH, a human-rights NGO, asks the Government to provide more for older people in Singapore, including those who are 55 and above. This is...

After the pink dot scatters

The report is the country’s first systematic documentation of LGBTQ women and transgender men’s encounters with violence and discrimination.It expounds their experiences with family...

Heartwarming moment between man and little girl watching ‘Tom & Jerry’ together on MRT

A video recently emerged showing an MRT commuter sharing his phone with a little girl to watch a cartoon together during their commute, and...

Heartwarming moment between man and little boy watching ‘Tom & Jerry’ together on MRT

A video recently emerged showing an MRT commuter sharing his phone with a little boy to watch a cartoon together during their commute, and...

Petition for clemency “the right of every person, country and organisation”; “totally unnecessary” for...

Law and Home Minister K Shanmugam’s remarks regarding the Malaysian government’s decision to petition for clemency on behalf of three of its citizens on...

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