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In his award-winning book, 'Stranger to Myself: Diary of a Bangladeshi in Singapore', M.D. Sharif Uddin writes about the tough life of migrant construction workers who are invisible to many in the affluent city-state
Philippine Eagle Foundation executive director Dennis Salvador says the wildlife loan agreement with Singapore serves as an 'insurance policy' in case anything happens to Philippine eagles in the country
The legislation, approved by parliament last week, gives government ministers powers to order social media sites such as Facebook to put warnings next to posts authorities deem to be false, and in extreme cases get them taken down
How did Joseph Schooling get to where he is now? Well it's not just sheer luck
There are VCMs deployed in Singapore, but only Comelec-designated officials are allowed to feed ballots into the counting machines
Symptoms in humans of monkeypox – which is endemic in parts of Central and Western Africa – include lesions, fever, muscle ache and chills
Tech firms, rights activists, and journalists say the new law could also be used to curb freedom of speech
At the 2016 Rio Olympics, swimmer Joseph Schooling made a splash when he clinched Singapore’s first-ever Olympic gold medal after winning the 100-meter butterfly event.
The laws have sparked outrage from rights groups, who fear they could stifle online discussion, tech companies with major bases in the financial hub and journalists' organizations
As more firms in Singapore shift into fields such as robotics and 3D printing, what are the possible challenges ahead?
According to Singapore’s draft law, ministers get to decide without any judicial review what online content is true or false simply if it offends them. Other countries may do the same
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat, 57, will become deputy prime minister from May 1. He will retain his post as finance minister and act as premier in Lee's absence.
The Makati Football Club tops the Boys 13s Cup in the JSSL Singapore Professional Academy 7s
Academics from around the world with expertise in Singapore and Asia sign a letter warning the proposed legislation 'may deter scholarship and set precedents harmful to global academia'
An indoor waterfall, lush gardens, and airport lounge facilities are just some of the features at Jewel Changi Airport
Check out all the activities that every member of the family will enjoy
Rights groups warn Singapore's proposed fake news laws could be used to stifle online discussion, are too vague and may be used to target government critics
He's the name behind Singapore's refreshes National Day Parade theme song and more
The Asia Internet Coalition, whose members include Facebook, Google, and Twitter, says there may be 'significant risks to freedom of expression and speech'
Hozier and Nine Inch Nails also wind up on the list
The proposed new powers may allow the government to order websites to publish corrections for what it considers to be false information and to offer users the option of going to a site showing what authorities deem is the truth
Get to know the homegrown indie singer-songwriter behind Singapore’s refreshed 1987 National Day Parade theme song, “We are Singapore" and more
Singapore nominates its popular 'hawker culture' for UN recognition to 'safeguard' its local street food culture
Here are the activities you can do and places you can visit at this integrated resort
Television footage shows thick black smoke billowing from the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Singapore, but the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) says the fire was quickly put out
Paris climbs to the top of the 'World's Priciest Cities' list, tying first with both Singapore and Hong Kong
The same couple were sentenced in March 2017 to jail terms for abusing their Indonesian maid – the husband for two years and 4 months and the wife for two months. They have yet to serve those sentences.
(UPDATED) US regulators have ordered Boeing to make urgent improvements to the model and insisted they will take action if safety issues are detected
Renaldo Balkman and PJ Ramos deliver the goods as Alab Pilipinas recovers from its worst loss in the ASEAN Basketball League
F-35 fighter jets are among the most advanced warplanes ever built
Both Singapore and Malaysia claimed that Saturday's collision involving a Greek bulk carrier and Malaysian boat off Tuas, in western Singapore, had happened in their own waters
Those in Singapore with HIV have long complained of prejudice and campaigners say the negative reaction to the data breach has highlighted the stigma
Start the New Year with a bang at the Lion City!
Singapore built the sandbox... and now it’s time for the artists to come over
After 5 years of deliberation, the affluent city-state picks Lockheed Martin's F-35 over Europe's Eurofighter Typhoon and Chinese-made stealth warplanes
Analysts say the move by Tan Cheng Bock could represent a challenge to the government's dominance of the political system
Under the agreement, CapitaLand will acquire two units from a subsidiary of state investment firm Temasek
Here are the airlines offering cheaper fares this January 2019
A bitter quarrel erupts between Premier Lee Hsien Loong, and his younger brother and sister following the death in 2015 of their father, Singapore's revered founding leader Lee Kuan Yew
Jolovan Wham is charged with violating public order laws because he failed to apply for a police permit before inviting Joshua Wong, a non-Singaporean, to speak via video call to an audience in Singapore
Alab remains the only undefeated team in the ASEAN Basketball League with a clean 4-0 slate
The city-state's high court says that 'the evidence has demonstrated to us that it is very much in the interests of the child that the adoption order be made'
The white, four-wheeled buggy, measuring about 5-feet high, patrolled around the perimeter of a convention center, providing additional security
Pence adds to the pressure on Suu Kyi, who this week has had an Amnesty International honor revoked and faced sharp words from Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad
It's a dream start for the Philippines in the AFF Suzuki Cup, thanks to Patrick Reichelt
The Philippine Azkals get off to a brilliant start in their 2018 AFF Suzuki Cup campaign
In a side event of the ASEAN summit, Aung San Suu Kyi says Myanmar is 'Southeast Asia's final frontier market... we have land, we have (a) good young working population, we have unexplored resources'
Southeast Asian leaders are expected to discuss the code of conduct for the South China Sea, a few weeks before Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte hosts Chinese President Xi Jinping in Manila
Singapore's government agencies slam the posted Facebook article as 'clearly false, defamatory, and attacks Singapore'
‘Tis the season to celebrate the holidays at the heart of Singapore this November and December!