Ministerial Committee set up to guide digital adoption, create jobs in digital economy

SINGAPORE – A high-level committee has been set up to create jobs for Singaporeans in the…

Dave Chappelle addresses George Floyd’s death and racial injustice in surprise special, “8:46”

Netflix dropped a new Dave Chappelle special in an unconventional manner on Friday. The streaming platform…

Lady Antebellum’s new name, Lady A, is the name used by a black singer for decades: “Lady A is my brand”

On Thursday, Grammy-winning country group Lady Antebellum announced it was changing its name due to its…

“The Bachelor” casts first black male lead, Matt James

Rachel Lindsay speaks out against white silence Fans of “The Bachelor” started a petition Monday urging the…

Chloe x Halle on their new album, “Ungodly Hour,” and sharing their gift amid nationwide turmoil

“Grateful” is how the Grammy-nominated sister singing duo Chloe x Halle sum up their time sheltered…

Sony gives first look at PlayStation 5 console and games

Esports: The price of the grind Sony hosted an online event Thursday to unveil new video…

Singapore GE: SPP to field just five candidates as it seeks to rebuild after end of Chiam See Tong chapter

Published Jun 12, 2020, 8:04 pm SGT SINGAPORE – The Singapore People’s Party (SPP) will field…

The Big Story Podcast: Special interview with NTUC secretary-general Ng Chee Meng

Published Jun 12, 2020, 9:53 pm SGT The Big Story Podcast: Special interview with NTUC secretary-general…

Shops, market stalls under Aljunied-Hougang Town Council to get 25% S&CC rebate

Published Jun 12, 2020, 5:57 pm SGT SINGAPORE – Shops and market stalls under the Aljunied-Hougang…

4G leaders have ‘stepped up to the task’ of tackling Covid-19: Teo Chee Hean

Published Jun 11, 2020, 7:54 pm SGT SINGAPORE – Singapore’s fourth-generation leadership has risen to the…

Singapore GE: SDA puts on hold membership applications from four parties, scuppering plans for opposition bloc under its banner

Published Jun 11, 2020, 8:55 pm SGT SINGAPORE – A plan by four opposition parties to…

Facebook takes action against ‘inauthentic’ accounts ahead of Singapore general election

Published Jun 11, 2020, 8:01 pm SGT SINGAPORE – Social media giant Facebook said on Thursday…

Coronavirus: The crisis of a generation, but Singapore can still emerge exceptional

The world is headed for its greatest economic crisis since the Great Depression, and Singapore will…

Covid-19: Make sure the $93b is well spent

I have lost count of the billions of dollars in how-many Budgets with too-many-to-remember schemes to…

463 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 18 in community

Published Jun 12, 2020, 3:30 pm SGT SINGAPORE – There are 463 new coronavirus cases confirmed…

Singapore looks well placed to further ease restrictions, say experts

Although Covid-19 cases in the community have crept up since the country exited its circuit breaker…

Coronavirus: Woman caught not wearing mask in Sun Plaza tells court she has multiple personalities

Published Jun 12, 2020, 5:33 pm SGT SINGAPORE – A woman who was caught on video…

6 Singaporeans working in dorms among 18 new Covid-19 community cases

SINGAPORE – Six Singaporean men working in dormitories are among the 18 new Covid-19 community cases on…

Up to 400,000 lower-income households to receive vouchers to spend on local businesses

Published Jun 12, 2020, 4:30 pm SGT SINGAPORE – Up to 400,000 lower-income Singaporean households will…

Four of the five new Covid-19 cases in the community are asymptomatic, detected due to active screening

Published Jun 11, 2020, 11:04 pm SGT SINGAPORE – Four of the five community cases reported…

Couple deliver bundle of joy in cab during circuit breaker

Published Jun 12, 2020, 5:00 am SGT Updated Jun 12, 2020, 5:21 pm Cabby bears witness…

347 new coronavirus cases, taking total past 40,000

SINGAPORE – The total  number of coronavirus cases in Singapore has gone past the 40,000 mark,…

22 years’ jail, 24 strokes of the cane for 20-year-old sex offender who preyed on 19 victims

SINGAPORE – A 20-year-old serial sex predator, who was between 15 and 18 years old when he…