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Set on meeting friend, teenage girl dies after jump from apartment window

5 hours 6 min ago
Alfred Chua4 hours 39 min agoSINGAPORE — The guardian of a teenager did not allow her to leave home due to her bad

Stepped-up security for weekend festivals

5 hours 36 min ago
Kelly NgWong Casandra4 hours 59 min agoSINGAPORE — Revellers to the ongoing Singapore Night Festival and BeerFest will have

Twin MRT faults on Friday morning not linked: LTA

6 hours 36 min ago
Wong Pei Ting6 hours 9 min agoSINGAPORE — The Friday (Aug 18) morning signalling faults on the North-South Line (NS

Mother-tongue teachers reinforce cultural roots in lessons

6 hours 36 min ago
Ildyko Ang6 hours 9 min agoSINGAPORE — Her determination to challenge herself prompted Madam Norhaizahwati Mohd

The Big Read: Having come a long way in life, the road to Istana beckons for them

6 hours 56 min ago
6 hours 29 min agoSINGAPORE — One has been in public service for two-thirds of her life so far, while t

ComfortDelGro taxis now accept Alipay for e-payment of fares

9 hours 11 min ago
8 hours 44 min agoSINGAPORE — Commuters taking ComfortDelGro’s taxis have another mobile payment option

Mom’s the inspiration for former Speaker

9 hours 36 min ago
Faris Mokhtar9 hours 9 min agoSINGAPORE – Like many typical households here, Madam Halimah Yacob keeps a bottle of

Uphill task to run for President, but believer in second chances is undeterred

9 hours 36 min ago
Faris Mokhtar9 hours 9 min agoSINGAPORE — After his textile merchant father died when he was 15, Mr Mohamed Salleh

From grass-cutter, janitor to shipping bigwig — President next?

9 hours 36 min ago
Kelly Ng9 hours 9 min agoSINGAPORE — When Mr Farid Khan and his family were living in Jakarta from 1995 to 2

All SBS Transit bus services to be wheelchair-friendly by Aug 21

10 hours 21 min ago
9 hours 54 min agoSINGAPORE — All the 205 bus services operated by SBS Transit will be wheelchair-frien

Potential delay on North-South Line; commuters advised to plan ahead: SMRT

10 hours 36 min ago
10 hours 15 min agoSINGAPORE – Hours after signalling faults threw the morning rush hour commute into ch

Construction firm fined S$156,000, barred from hiring foreign workers for housing offences

12 hours 56 min ago
12 hours 39 min agoSINGAPORE — A construction firm has been fined S$156,000 and barred from hiring forei

Mediacorp names industry veteran Tham Loke Kheng as new CEO

13 hours 14 min ago
12 hours 55 min agoSINGAPORE – Broadcaster Mediacorp has named Ms Tham Loke Kheng as its new chief execu

Don't worry, MOE tells PSLE students affected by MRT delays

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 04:13
15 hours 59 min agoSINGAPORE —Assuring students who missed their Primary School Leaving Examination (PSL

PMO rebuts claims by Li Shengwu in Reuters' article about detention fears

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 03:37
16 hours 12 min agoSINGAPORE — The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has refuted claims made by Mr Li S

Man, 48, charged with murder at Teck Whye

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 03:03
Alfred Chua10 hours 58 min agoSINGAPORE — A 48-year-old man has been charged on Friday (Aug 18) with the murder of

Faulty train, supervision system behind major NSL, DTL disruptions

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 22:49
15 hours 14 min agoSINGAPORE — A defective train and a faulty automatic train supervision system were li

TODAY's morning brief for Friday, Aug 17

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 21:40

More than 6,000 faulty Honda Vezels yet to be rectified: LTA

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 20:00
SINGAPORE - About 6,600 Honda Vezels here - with faulty stop-start capacitors that pose a fire risk - have yet to be rectified, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) said in an update yesterday. Meanwhile, some 1,200 Vezels imported by Lion City Rentals (LCR) -...

Video system on trial at LRT station where man died

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 20:00
SINGAPORE - A video analytics system which can detect track intrusions has been on trial at Fajar LRT Station since March, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) said yesterday. The lack of detection measures on the driverless Bukit Panjang LRT network - which...