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Lieutenant Adnan's battle of Bukit Chandu rewritten as badass story by American writer

Not the kind of stuff you'll see in a textbook.

February 15, 12:40 pm



Pearl Bank Apartments architect's emotional tribute to demolished building: 'I had no means to save her'

The building will make way for a new condominium.

February 6, 03:26 pm



Here's the real story none of us learned in school of how Raffles 'founded' Singapore

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

January 27, 11:26 am



Heng Swee Keat: Bicentennial Experience reminds us of values that underpin S'pore story

The three fundamental values that underpin the S'pore story are openness, multiculturalism, & self determination.

January 15, 07:58 pm



GIC’s 1st Managing Director didn’t have chair & staff when he started work

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

January 10, 05:56 pm



High-ranking Japanese official secretly saved thousands in S'pore from Sook Ching

He is believed to have prevented tens of thousands from dying during the massacre.

November 20, 2019 @ 02:45 pm



S'porean 'Mr. Toilet' put S'pore on world map by taking everyone's sh*t seriously

His suggestion to MFA eventually became a UN resolution.

November 19, 2019 @ 11:43 am



Hugh Grant & Guy Ritchie recreate 65-year-old photo of fathers as soldiers in S'pore

The photo was posted to commemorate Remembrance Day.

November 14, 2019 @ 10:27 am



The top PSLE score in 1983 was 420

Language policies affected the aggregate scores.

November 10, 2019 @ 04:41 am



In 1970, a SAF platoon commander died saving 2 men from detonating grenade

A hero.

October 19, 2019 @ 02:45 am

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