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Life really is different for Singapore's 'crazy rich Asians'
Opinion
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Life really is different for Singapore's 'crazy rich Asians'

The gap between the city-state's wealthy and poor is huge - and no one wants to risk being left behind.

  • by Nicholas Stuart

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Woman went to hospital struggling to breathe with 28kg tumour in uterus
Singapore

Woman went to hospital struggling to breathe with 28kg tumour in uterus

Singaporean doctors successfully removed the abnormally large mass from 53-year-old Malay woman.

  • by Kristine Phillips
Why Crazy Rich Asians doesn't represent me
Opinion
Opinion

Why Crazy Rich Asians doesn't represent me

Hollywood's all-Asian blockbuster is like any other Prince-Charming fairy tale, but with overbearing mothers who make dumplings and play mahjong.

  • by Penjai Sinsamersuk
In Singapore, rising China is an opportunity - and a concern
Singapore

In Singapore, rising China is an opportunity - and a concern

As the only country outside China, Hong Kong and Taiwan to have a majority-Chinese population, Singapore is in a unique position.

  • by Amy Qin
Singapore tests eye scans at checkpoints
Air travel

Singapore tests eye scans at checkpoints

The trial of expensive technology could one day replace fingerprint verification.

Hackers target Singapore's prime minister in health database attack
Singapore

Hackers target Singapore's prime minister in health database attack

About 1.5 million patients who visited SingHealth's outpatient clinics had their non-medical personal particulars illegally accessed and copied.

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Local farmers to benefit from direct air route to Singapore
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Local farmers to benefit from direct air route to Singapore

Murrumbateman mushrooms could soon find themselves on Singapore's shelves overnight.

  • by Finbar O'Mallon
What Kim Jong-un's suit, shoes and hairstyle tell us about him
North Korea

What Kim Jong-un's suit, shoes and hairstyle tell us about him

Kim Jong-un was clad in his favorite Mao-style suit, wore the same horn-rimmed glasses and maintained his trademark high-cut hairstyle.

'It's a breakthrough': Julie Bishop hails Trump-Kim summit
Kim Jong-un

'It's a breakthrough': Julie Bishop hails Trump-Kim summit

Australia could offer experts to help assess whether North Korea's leader is making good on his promise to destroy his nuclear weapons capability, Bishop says.

  • by Latika Bourke
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman arrives for Trump-Kim summit
Dennis Rodman

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman arrives for Trump-Kim summit

There has been no indication Rodman would be involved in official talks but he is one of few westerners to meet Kim Jong-un.

Kim's night out: North Korea leader visits Singapore attractions
Kim Jong-un

Kim's night out: North Korea leader visits Singapore attractions

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un won a cheer from the crowd as he arrived at Singapore’s most famous bar for a drink.

  • by Kirsty Needham