Canberra station on North-South Line to open tomorrow

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- Canberra MRT station, which has been in the works since April 2015, will open tomorrow, benefiting about 17,000 households in the area. Located between Sembawang and Yishun stat... Read More

New road linking Pasir Ris, Punggol to open on Nov 17

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- Residents living in Pasir Ris and Punggol will be able to travel with greater ease between the two towns when a new road opens to traffic soon. The road, which will open at 3pm ... Read More

Warrant officer guilty of instigating rash act

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- A Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) first warrant officer has become the third person to be convicted in a ragging case that led to the death of full-time national serviceman K... Read More

Jail for man over multiple road rage offences

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- After serving a seven-week jail term for road rage in 2016, a man did not learn his lesson and, instead, committed similar offences three more times, even when he was out on bail.... Read More

Bid to save old CDC in Moulmein from wrecking ball

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- Towering apartment blocks could replace the country's last sprawling low-rise medical complex in Moulmein Road - the former Communicable Disease Centre (CDC) where public health c... Read More

Lui Tuck Yew appointed Singapore's Ambassador to China

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- Former transport minister Lui Tuck Yew is Singapore's new Ambassador to the People's Republic of China, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday. Mr Lui, who was the count... Read More

US, China must tackle tech tsunami together: Expert

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- The world in the 21st century is experiencing a technology and innovation tsunami and needs its two leaders in technological innovation - the United States and China - to work tog... Read More

A jumbo winter melon and the lady's finger that grew and grew

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- Visitors to this year's Community Garden Festival will be able to admire a winter melon weighing a whopping 24.06kg, a 46.4cm-long lady's finger, and a long bean living up to its ... Read More

Bean-curd maker fined $3k over hygiene lapses

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- A bean-curd maker was fined $3,000 on Wednesday for hygiene lapses and maintaining its premises poorly. This included a widespread cockroach infestation. The Singapore Food Agen... Read More

Youth admits raping drunk 15-year-old

Singapore, Nov. 1 -- A 21-year-old, one of two youths accused of sexually assaulting a then 15-year-old student while she was intoxicated following a game of Truth Or Dare, pleaded guilty to a charge ... Read More