PHOTO: Miss Grand International
It was to have been Miss Elizabeth Houghton’s first overseas beauty pageant.
TNP PHOTO: Gavin Foo
A major reason Mumbai-born Reema Vaki (above), 25, chose Singapore is its wheelchair accessibility.
Ms Reema was born with meningomyelocele, a spinal cord condition which caused her to be paralysed from the waist down.
TNP PHOTO: NG JUN SEN
Mr Mohd Fami lost his job after his contract as a part-time delivery driver ended months ago and he struggles to take care of his five kids.
TNP PHOTO: LATASHNI GOBI NATHAN
She is a single and attractive Japanese woman looking for love in Singapore.
Frustrated with her dating life, the 29-year-old, who is known only as Miss Ran, has taken her quest for love online.
Ilo Ilo has added four more awards to its haul of prizes from around the globe.
For Mark Zuckerberg wannabes looking for their billion dollar idea, the premise of a hacker hostel is simple: A cheap place to stay, where you can meet like-minded people, discuss ideas and hopefully hit jackpot together in a new start-up.
PHOTO COURTESY OF WAHYU RAHMAN
She has one of the most enviable jobs around.
Madam Wahyu Rahman (above) gets paid to spend other people’s money.
Sometimes, her assignments even take her globe-trotting, all expenses paid.
TNP PHOTO: Ariffin Jamar
His mission? To send the first Singaporean into space by 2014.
In fact, according to Mr Lim Seng (above), plans are progressing ahead of time.
PHOTO: JACK AND RAI
A local watering hole, TBB (Tiong Bahru Bar), is raising funds to help the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.
It was a night to remember.
The 2013 Mnet Asian Music Awards, held yesterday in Hong Kong, saw the likes of Rain and girl group 2NE1 return to the stage.
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