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Gen Y job seekers expect higher pay, better prospects

May 13, 2013 - 12:50am

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A starting salary of $5,500 and changing employers more than 10 times.

These are some of the latest findings of two surveys on the job expectations of degree and diploma holders.

Coroner's inquiry into US engineer's death starts today

May 13, 2013 - 12:39am

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QUESTIONS: The parents of US IT researcher Shane Todd, with his picture. TNP PHOTO: Choo Chwee Hua

The coroner’s inquiry into the death of US IT researcher Shane Todd begins today and is scheduled to go on until May 28.

Give us a watchdog for tutors

May 12, 2013 - 1:25am

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Tuition - the magic word that affects most of us, whether we are grandparents, parents or children.

Then: He drew massive crowds at nightclubs. Now: Veteran entertainer William Scorpion finds satisfaction teaching horse riding

May 12, 2013 - 1:24am

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TNP PHOTO: Jonathan Choo

William Scorpion's 30 year career saw him establishing himself as the undisputed icon of Mandopop and Cantopop in Singapore.

A tale of two mums this Mother's Day

May 12, 2013 - 1:01am

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TNP PICTURE ILLUSTRATION: Benjamin Seetor

Pauline, then a JC 1 student, became pregnant unexpectedly at the age of 18, by her boyfriend of three years.

Hard Core Singapore - Listening to his heart

May 11, 2013 - 10:20pm

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TNP PHOTO: Nurjannah Zulkifli

Harder to get Malay/Muslim volunteers now

May 11, 2013 - 12:51am

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TNP PHOTO: ARIFFIN JAMAR

Several voluntary welfare organisations who work with the Malay/Muslim community said they’ve been finding it tough to secure volunteers from the community.

Hard Core Singapore - Local conditioning

May 11, 2013 - 12:48am

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PHOTO: TIMOTHY OH

Checking out on who travels on the MRT in the morning

May 11, 2013 - 12:47am

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TNP PHOTO: Jeremy Long

Long before the sun rises each day, MRT stations around the island are already springing to life.

The lights flicker on and the escalators start moving.

Students weigh in on education conversation

May 11, 2013 - 12:42am

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TNP PHOTO: Linette Heng

Junior college students Gladys Ng and Samuel Chin took different paths after their PSLE.

Gladys scored 272, qualified for the Integrated Programme at Raffles Girls' Secondary and is studying at Raffles Junior College.

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