Stories By Monica Kotwani
101 Jul 2015 Wed
Scientists say discoveries of new flora have been possible because of a rich repository of records that sit in a herbarium at the Singapore Botanic Gardens.
230 Jun 2015 Tue
The chairman of the committee tasked to gather views on and conceptualise a memorial for Singapore's founding generation of leaders says it will be "grounded in reality", and that it will seek to inspire a new generation of citizens.
321 Jun 2015 Sun
About 150 participants presented 18 ideas to solve littering problems, reduce waste and encourage recycling at National Environment Agency's fourth hackathon event.
416 Jun 2015 Tue
A two-year study will look into the design of the system, which could include tunnels to transport excess stormwater to underground caverns for storage, says PUB.
514 Jun 2015 Sun
A new facility will be set up on Pulau Ubin to support biodiversity research, says Minister of State for National Development Desmond Lee. Phase one of the development will be opened by the end of 2015.
611 Jun 2015 Thu
The Tanjong Katong Primary School student, who was killed during the Sabah earthquake last Friday, was sent to Tse Tho Aum Temple where she will be cremated.
709 Jun 2015 Tue
Malaysian Minister for Youth and Sports Khairy Jamaluddin says the country will have to relook safety protocols for those climbing Mount Kinabalu, following the deadly earthquake last week.
806 Jun 2015 Sat
Among those gathered were a group of parent volunteers from the school, some of whose children have already graduated.
905 Jun 2015 Fri
Some parents had complained that the Mount Sinai site, at the former Raffles Junior College campus, was 'too far' for students. However, the Education Ministry says other options, such as the former ITE Ang Mo Kio campus, are not suitable.
1022 May 2015 Fri
President Tony Tan Keng Yam says the issues of cyber security and extremism are of urgent attention and concern to both Singapore and France, as he wraps up his state week-long visit to France.