TNP PHOTO: Jeremy Long
On June 16, 1963, former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew planted a Mempat sapling – which blooms pale pink sakura-like flowers – at a traffic roundabout in Farrer Circus, marking the start of an island-wide tree-planting campaign.
TNP PICTURE: Choo Chwee hua
When a chemist makes wonton mee, he looks for precision.
TNP PICTURE: Jonathan Choo
Mr Mark Phooi (above), 51, says unlike most Singaporeans, he takes the road less travelled.
If you think you blogging is glamorous and you want to do it for a living? Experts warn that it's a hard slog and not as lucrative as you think.
Social media expert Dr Michael Netzley from the Singapore Management University for instance warns that not many can earn a decent income.
TNP PHOTO: Gavin Foo
She may not be a big name over here, but this 22-year-old is one of the biggest stars on Philippine TV. She even co-stars with a senator.
TNP PHOTO: Ariffin Jamar
This Father's Day, we are raising a glass to the papas who would have walked on water for their families if they could.
One dad is both mum and dad to his little girl after his wife died of ovarian cancer two years ago.
TNP PHOTO: Choo Chwee Hua
Lovers of reversal film - commonly known as slide flim - may need to shoot their remaining rolls a little faster.
TNP PHOTO: Benjamin Seetor
Ad man Edwin Yeo (above, right) and Singapore Kindness Movement associate general secretary Cesar Balota (in red) will go down in Singapore’s history as the men who “fired” Singa.
If the robber had demanded the handbag, his victim, who was trapped in a lift with him, would have surrendered it.
UPSET: Vendors were left confused and disgruntled when they found out that the event had been cancelled. PHOTO: Shin Min Daily News
She had flown to Indonesia just to buy clothing items that she planned to sell at the Singapore Fashion Expo.
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