An increasing number of parents are signing their kids up for direct school admissions (DSA) interview skills classes, said enrichment centres.
These classes claim to help Primary 6 students ace interviews that will help them to gain entry into coveted secondary schools.
He had celebrated his wife’s birthday with the family and had been drinking since 7pm.
Tan Jun Hui then joined his friends at a Geylang karaoke lounge, where he had more drinks, according to his lawyer B. Mahtani.
DJ-actor Bobby Tonelli has decided to break his silence on his break-up with local actress Joanne Peh.
The 37-year-old DJ-actor wants to gain closure and move on after being hounded repeatedly to give his side of the story.
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Dragons, goats and monkeys have the fattest bank accounts.
This is according to a study conducted by OCBC bank which found that their customers who were born in those Chinese zodiac years had the most deposits.
TNP PHOTO: JONATHAN CHOO
A detour to the hawker centre at East Coast Park for some sugar cane juice ended in pain, trauma and three major operations.
TNP PHOTO: JEREMY LONG
He now hobbles about on one leg, with no job, no girlfriend and little mobility.
Mr Kenneth Quek Yen Fei's life changed after his lower right leg had to be amputated, following an accident two years ago.
TNP PHOTO: Zaihan Mohd Yusof
Regional anti-corruption officer John (not his real name) looked like any other football fan as he sat on the crowded stands (above) of the Bukit Jalil Stadium in Selangor, Malaysia.
A new Singlish workshop has been launched to teach lessons like the finer points of using “lah”, “lor” and “leh” among other linguistic quirks.
The idea for the workshop came during a brainstorming session among a group of local and foreign employees at group-buying site Deal.com.sg
(From left) Mr Christopher and Karl Chong. TNP PHOTO: Gavin Foo
They saved $50,000 and spent three months holed up in a Little India hostel sharing a queen-sized bed hoping to apply the Groupon online group discount model in Singapore.
TNP PHOTO: Benjamin Seetor
He’s a local version of Jim Henson, entertaining young and old with a large, non-human cast of characters.
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