HAZARD: Some larger-capacity motorbikes are fitted with “sotong” or narrow tyres (above) – which are a potential hazard to riders. PHOTO: Zaihan Mohamed Yusof
Illegal modifications by vehicle owners have increased almost tenfold since 2008.
CLASH: Anti-government protesters clashing with riot police near the Prime Minister's office in Istanbul on Sunday. PHOTO: Reuters
Blood, tear gas and pain.
PHOTO: SHIN MIN DAILY NEWS
Get a free arowana fish, worth about $2,000, if you buy a car from me. This is what a car dealer offers as part of its sales promotion.
TNP PHOTO: BENJAMIN SEETOR
If you noticed a giant blue teddy bear in the skies last weekend, you were not seeing things.
Over the years that the mother and son had patronised the provision store on West Coast Road, the woman always allowed the nine-year-old boy to have what he wanted.
TNP PHOTO: Jonathan Choo
It is a sight dwindling in numbers on the Singapore mainland but on Pulau Ubin, the tradition of wayang still burns strong.
They wanted to help those who have lost their fingers.
TNP PHOTO: Jeremy Long
A 444-unit executive condominium (EC) in a quiet neighbourhood in Woodlands Drive 16 has been attracting a lot of interest.
TNP PICTURE: GARY GOH
Model and actress Ase Wang, 31, has lived overseas for the last seven years, but she does not feel that makes her any less of a Singaporean.
TNP PICTURE: DAVID SUN
When students at Bishan Park Secondary School play basketball, they have to make sure they don’t make too much noise.
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