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Chinese vandal gets jail, caning

He vandalised the pillar of an MRT viaduct with pro-Falungong messages.

For that, Chinese national Gao Bin was sentenced yesterday to two months in jail and six strokes of the cane.

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Boy spits at commuter on MRT train

It begins with the boy throwing a tantrum on the floor of an MRT train, screaming as he swings his hands and kicks his bare feet in the air.

It ends with the boy, who looks to be of...

Aljunied is love? Singaporean comes up with puns on MRT station names

Next time you are bored at an MRT station, here's something that will help you pass your time.

​Pamela Tham uploaded a Facebook album filled with puns using the names of MRT stations....

New York Subway launches campaign against 'man-spreading'

Heard of Stand-up Stacey, Move-in Martin and Give-way Glenda?

These are all campaigns started by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) to instil graciousness in consumers here.

Well,...

Take a peek at the MRT map of the future, and enjoy free wifi at more stations next year

By the end of next year, commuters waiting for trains at the platforms of 32 MRT stations here will enjoy free WiFi service to check their e-mails, surf the web or connect to social media.

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The London mayor called the MRT 'Singapore's gleaming tube'. So which is better: London Tube or the MRT?

On Friday (Nov 28), the mayor of London, Boris Johnson, rode the MRT on his way to a meeting with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.

Seemingly impressed with the MRT, Johnson posted a photo on...

Man arrested for suspected outrage of modesty at Promenade MRT station

A 33-year-old man has been arrested in a case of outrage of modesty at a train platform in Promenade MRT Station.

The suspect is believed to have touched an 18-year-old girl's lower body as...

Singaporeans: Here are 9 guidelines to note, so everyone will be happier

On Thursday, the Japan embassy in Thailand posted 10 guidelines of how to behave in Japan for Thai tourists on its...

Can you run faster than the MRT? These four guys tried to race the train from Little India to Farrer Park MRT

The MRT in Singapore, though plagued with occasional breakdowns, is known for its speed.

It usually doesn't take more than a few minutes to go from one station to the next - if there is no...

Shorter waiting times for MRT trains

How long do you have to wait for a train to arrive? The short answer is: a little less.

More trains have been deployed this year and the number of train trips has been increased, stated a...

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