TNP PHOTO: Theodora D’Cruz
He dropped out of school, never completed his O levels and got his first tattoo at 15.
A Singaporean businessman was found dead in his home on Sunday in Philippines.
Fifty-year-old Peter Lee Choi Ping was found dead by his driver with a wound at the back of his neck.
PICTURE: Liew Tong Leng
Mr Liew Tong Leng was at Changi Beach to photograph the sunrise in March when he saw this glowing sight.
As the sun emerged from behind the clouds, it lit up the beach as a man with fishing nets was walking across it.
The Secondary 4 student thought she would be spending her Deepavali holiday studying at home for her O-level exams.
Instead, Geetha Meyyappan can get a short break for Deepavali after a revision to the exam schedule, following a change to the date of the Hindu festival.
TNP PICTURE: JEREMY LONG
As a young girl, she watched her granduncle get involved in local elections.
It was a sign of things to come.
TNP PHOTO: BENJAMIN SEETOR
Baggage handling at Singapore’s Changi Airport is consistently rated among the world’s best.
Costing $140 million to install, the high-tech system at Terminal 3 can handle 10,400 bags per hour.
TNP PHOTO: Zaihan Mohamed Yusof
Early last year, he had an altercation with an immigration officer in the Philippines when his Filipino wife-to-be had a problem leaving for Singapore for their wedding.
TNP PHOTO: Latashni Gobi Nathan
Singaporean Ivan Ng Sheng Kai (above) supplements his living expenses playing an instrument few of his fellow countrymen have seen or heard of before – the three-string Appalachian mountain dulcimer.
PHOTO: ASHLEY CHRISTUDASON
Home-based businesses, although not suitable for every industry, are becoming more popular, said experts.
The New Paper spoke to three women who have jumped on the home-based businesses bandwagon.
TNP PHOTO: Jonathan Choo
It happened six years ago, on May 11, 2007.
He was just 23 and was preparing some field items for training activities with a fellow national serviceman in a storeroom at a military base in Taiwan.
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