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
October 19, 2019 @ 02:45 am
From 2nd-class citizens having lessons in corridors to SAP school, St Nicholas Girls' School has come far
Their story is told in a moving documentary film by one of the school's alumna.
September 15, 2019 @ 05:22 pm
Yusof Ishak was the only S'pore president to live in The Istana
Most other presidents resided in the east of Singapore in their own homes.
September 13, 2019 @ 03:21 am
Rare Hainanese 'salt & pepper' mooncakes created in S'pore in 1920s to cater to poor families
Regular Cantonese mooncakes were relatively more expensive.
September 9, 2019 @ 02:38 am