Faces on the MRT: S'pore photographer snaps expressions of peak hour commuters

When taking the MRT train to work, one is probably too pre-occupied with one's own frustrations to notice what other commuters are doing (or feeling).

But photographer Edwin Koo has managed...

Girl, 3, falls through gap at London train station platform

Last week, train commuters suffered delays after a junior college student's leg was stuck in the platform gap at Hougang MRT station.

The gap was 10 cm wide.

Train station...

Girl's leg stuck between MRT train and platform

The girl in school uniform looked helpless as she sat there, her left leg stuck knee-deep in the gap between the train and the platform.

Around her, station staff and fellow commuters...

MRT staff & commuters to the rescue: They freed student whose leg was stuck in platform gap

Talk about people power.

​Good Samaritans came to the aid of a junior college student who found herself in a tight spot this morning.

The student's leg somehow became trapped in the...

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...