File photo of an LRT train on the Bukit Panjang line.

3 of the funniest Twitter reactions to the Choa Chu Kang LRT breakdown

Singaporeans in the northern part of the island were left facing a second rail disruption in as many days after the Bukit Panjang LRT broke down this afternoon (Feb 24).

[BPLRT] No...

Train services on North South Line disrupted, passengers transferred to another train

SMRT train services were disrupted at about 2.45pm today after one of the trains travelling from Yew Tee station to Kranji encountered issues on the track.

Passengers on board the train...

Motorcyclist flung onto MRT tracks after accident

A motorcyclist died after he was flung onto the MRT tracks between Khatib and Yio Chu Kang stations early on Thursday morning after a traffic accident on the Lentor flyover.

The accident...

Singapore, do you want this? Mexico City gives free train rides in return for squats

Are you game to do 10 squats - in exchange for a free train ride?

Well, that's what the government of Mexico City is offering train commuters.

They are introducing a...

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.


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.


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.


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...