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Ugh, #thanksmichelleobama for our gross school lunches, say US students

Is that the school lunch?

It looks gross! And American school students are ...

S'pore may be on cusp of a major rat overpopulation problem: Pest busters

He combs the ground for rat droppings, tracks and gnaw marks.

"Norway rat droppings have curved ends, roof rat droppings have pointed ends," he says clinically.

These scatological...

Let kids sort their own disputes rather than raising fists

How should you respond if you saw a child hit or bite your child?

Last Sunday, a father became so furious that he allegedly slapped a three-year-old boy for hitting his two-year-old son....

TNP Big Walk 2014: Counting down

There was a long queue yesterday at Huawei's flagship store at Plaza Singapura.

The people were there for the walk-in registration for The New Paper Big Walk, presented by the Singapore...

Firing up the last of Singapore's Dragon Kilns

The "dragon" is awake and ready to "breathe" fire.

Every year, the dragon kiln at Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle at Lorong Tawas is prepared for firing the pots and ceramic artwork in its "belly...

Sensational video: A truck jumps over a speeding F1 car

The Lotus F1 team might not be turning heads in the F1 world with their performances but they have recently released a video which has certainly got the internet talking.

They are claiming...

Adorable kid interviews Sofia Vergara

He's know as the apparently kid in the US, after he catapulted to fame while being interviewed on TV at a county fair.

Since then six-year-old Noah Ritter has been making the rounds on the...

Computer scientist Fatma Ben Guefrache from Tunisia was announced the winner of a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia on Friday. She received a prize which includes a gold watch, a gold dinar, and mini pilgrimage to Mecca.

Watch: Tunisian wins Muslim beauty pageant in Indonesia

A Tunisian woman called for a free Palestine as she won a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia Friday, seen as a riposte to Western...

Lammily, the average-is-beautiful doll goes on sale in US

She’s short, brunette, has an average body shape and can even be given cellulite and acne: the "anti-Barbie’ doll is ready to go on sale in the United States.

The brainchild of 26-year-old...

Watch trailers for top nominations at Saturday's Golden Horse awards

Chinese-language cinema A-listers and stars from Japan and Hollywood gathered in Taiwan...

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