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.
While some heartlanders wonder why someone won't stand up against bullying, some are saying it may be easier to just accept it.
ST FILE PHOTO
School's out for tertiary students, which also means job-hunting season has begun.
TNP PICTURE ILLUSTRATION: Gary Goh
This white powder is in great demand.
People here are being asked to become mules to take it to China in their luggage.
It’s not drugs, it’s milk powder.
TNP PHOTO: Gary Goh
A heavy downpour did not stop as many as 1,000 devotees turning up at Thekchen Choling temple along Beatty Lane on Vesak Day morning to mark the biggest day in the Buddhist calendar.
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