Teenagers earn four-figure sums a month selling slime

SINGAPORE - Some teens earn pocket money by selling cookies. Sixteen-year-old Ang Jia Xin makes serious money by selling something squishy.The Secondary 4 student...

Singapore Cooks: ‘Confinement daddy’ whips up a mean dish of vinegar pork trotters

SINGAPORE - Call him the "confinement daddy".Mr Linus Eng, 50, a director in a building construction company, made vinegar pork trotters for his wife's...

Seven years’ courtship to get Afuri ramen from Japan to set up its first...

SINGAPORE - It took seven years to get famous ramen chain Afuri - known for its yuzu-scented ramen topped with charcoal-grilled pork - to...

Top 5 ondeh ondeh desserts

SINGAPORE - Blame it on Chalk Farm, which helped to kick off the trend of turning local kueh into confections about five years ago...

South Korean firm behind Pinkfong brand plans to open Baby Shark-themed indoor playground in...

SINGAPORE - Kids who cannot get enough of the Pinkfong Baby Shark dance song and music video, rejoice. The makers of the YouTube phenomenon...

Brunei: South-east Asia’s hidden gem

BRUNEI - Dawn is breaking over the forest canopy of Ulu Temburong National Park, and it looks like a watercolour painting.Shrouds of mist part...

Crystal Jade Palace reopens with a new look and an even finer menu by...

SINGAPORE - Crystal Jade Palace at Takashimaya Shopping Centre may be the Crystal Jade restaurant group's oldest outlet, but that does mean it is...

Mirazur, top in this year’s World’s 50 best restaurants, boon for tourism in Menton,...

SINGAPORE - It is a starry year for Italian-Argentinian chef Mauro Colagreco of Mirazur, the newly minted No. 1 on The World's 50 Best...

Catering companies going green by cutting down on single-use plastics

SINGAPORE - Early this month, the World Wide Fund for Nature announced a major push in Singapore to reduce the use of plastic disposables...

Lady Gaga crashes Stonewall gay rights commemoration bash in New York

NEW YORK (AFP) - Lady Gaga delighted crowds on Friday (June 28) by making a surprise appearance at a celebration commemorating the 50th anniversary...

GV opens 14th multiplex at new Funan mall

SINGAPORE - Golden Village (GV) Multiplex, Singapore's largest cinema chain, has opened its 14th multiplex at the revamped Funan Mall.The 431-seat, seven-theatre complex opened...

Internet celebrity Gary Vaynerchuk’s Empathy Wines available in Singapore in July

SINGAPORE - While American Internet personality Gary Vaynerchuk may be better known these days as an entrepreneur, digital marketing guru and social media celebrity,...

Shops and activities to check out at new Funan mall

SINGAPORE - The new Funan mall opened on Friday (June 28), but there is much more to see than just the indoor cycling track....

ST Podcast: Lea Salonga on meaty musical role in Sweeney Todd

Life Chats Ep 8: Broadway star Lea Salonga on meaty role in grisly musical Sweeney Todd 12:36 mins Synopsis: In this podcast series, The Straits Times...

Andy Hui spotted in public for first time since Jacqueline Wong cheating scandal

Hong Kong singer Andy Hui has appeared in public for the first time since he was caught in a cheating scandal with TVB actress...

South Korean actress Kim Yoo-jung feels pressure to challenge herself with new roles

SINGAPORE - Growing up in the spotlight is tough. For former South Korean child star Kim Yoo-jung, it has come to impact how she chooses...

Third party behind Descendants Of The Sun’s Song-Song couple divorce? Park Bo-gum denies involvement

Soon after news broke that South Korean actor Song Joong-ki and actress Song Hye-kyo were taking legal steps to divorce, rumours began to swirl...

Funan mall reopens after three-year renovation with indoor cycling path, Taobao store

SINGAPORE - The new Funan mall welcomed its first customers on Friday morning (June 28), unveiling its new look after a $560 million renovation...

Local vegan e-bakeries break the mould

SINGAPORE (THE NEW PAPER) - Ever thought a dessert could be made without milk, refined sugar and flour - and still taste good? A crop...

ST Book Club discusses body parts murder that shook Singapore in 1995

SINGAPORE - When Straits Times crime reporter Tan Ooi Boon heard that the missing head of a victim of serial killer John Martin Scripps...

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