Ex-SIA girl gets $550k over failed luxury bag business, but ...

At 30, she is saddled with a debt of $400,000 to her clients and $700,000 to her investors, all because of a failed business venture.

And this is on top of the $100,000 she used from her...

Real incomes rise at slower pace

Real income growth slowed significantly this year, preliminary figures from the Manpower Ministry show.

After accounting for inflation, median income including employer CPF contributions...

World Aids Day: Fighting stigma is still an uphill battle

I am HIV-positive.

These are the four words no one dares utter here.

Well, not while the stigma is still looming.

While HIV and Aids are often used interchangeably, they are...

TNP is her dad's after-work treat

Security guard Mohamad Yacob works the night shift.

His habit for the past two decades has been to do one thing after knocking off, and that's to buy a copy of The New Paper.

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Hit by a tonne of bricks - literally

A driver lost control of his 22-wheel lorry at Senoko Drive on Thursday afternoon, causing it to fall onto its side and its cargo of bricks to spill onto the road.

He escaped unscathed and...

Courts boss surprises customer on her birthday

Madam Joyce Chia was celebrating her 41st birthday when Mr Terry O'Connor, group CEO of Courts Asia, personally delivered furniture to her.

She was one of the lucky winners of the Courts...

Jokowi reins in official spending, bureaucracy

Indonesia has ordered officials to eat local street food instead of fancy foreign fare at meetings and to stop holding lavish parties - the latest moves by the new government to crack down on...

Go ahead, horse around

1 HORSE AND HORSESHOE STATUES

Be intrigued and amazed by Singapore Turf Club's (STC) life-sized horse statue.

Located at the STC's booth at the end of the Walk, the...

MAS in a mess - again

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) seems unable to stay out of trouble.

After losing two planes and being criticised for a poorly conceived "Ultimate Bucket List" advertising campaign this year, it is...

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