Stories By Chitra Kumar
108 Mar 2014 Sat
The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is looking for further improvements in its curriculum and research this year. Having opened its doors in 2012, President Thomas Magnanti said SUTD also wants to spread the word on the university and what it is doing, at the global level.
206 Mar 2014 Thu
Customs officers arrested two men and seized 2,460 packets of duty-unpaid cigarettes in a raid on a terrace house off Yio Chu Kang Road on Thursday.
304 Mar 2014 Tue
To commemorate 50 years of tourism development and promotion in Singapore, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has lined up a series of events and activities which will be run in three phases – “Reminisce”, “Rediscover” and “Celebrate”.
428 Feb 2014 Fri
Singapore has to be more imaginative about drawing visitors to its shores, refreshing its attractions and giving tourists an unforgettable experience, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
527 Feb 2014 Thu
Stars from the superhero movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2 - Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Jamie Foxx - together with the directors and producers, will be in Singapore to join this year's global flagship event for Earth Hour, a global lights-out event.
620 Feb 2014 Thu
The National Environment Agency (NEA) will be introducing a S$10-million Quieter Construction Fund (QCF) to incentivise construction companies to use quieter machines and noise control equipment.
718 Feb 2014 Tue
Local media consumers are spending the most time watching MediaCorp TV, according to the Media Consumer Experience Study for 2013, commissioned by the Media Development Authority.
815 Feb 2014 Sat
Speaker of Parliament, Madam Halimah Yacob on Saturday said that the interests of the children at the Pertapis Children's Home "should be the priority."
915 Feb 2014 Sat
Singapore will always be vulnerable but the collective spirit and unity of citizens is the country's defence strategy, said Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen at the Total Defence Day commemoration at the National Museum on Saturday.
1014 Feb 2014 Fri
A volcanic eruption in Java, Indonesia has caused 46 flights out of Singapore to five Indonesian cities to be cancelled, as of 7.40pm Friday.