Stories By Reshma Ailmchandani
124 Apr 2014 Thu
Some S$30 million will be set aside for a fund that helps companies hire people with disabilities. Companies can tap the fund to redesign jobs or modify infrastructure to make the workplace more conducive for people with special needs.
213 Apr 2014 Sun
Neuromuscular diseases can make breathing a challenge. There is often no cure, and patients usually see out their lives in hospital. But with a service launched by Tan Tock Seng Hospital, more patients may be able to head out to a more active life outside the hospital.
308 Apr 2014 Tue
Surgeons at Singapore General Hospital (SGH) and National Cancer Centre Singapore have found a simpler and less painful way to get the parathyroid glands back into the body -- by using an injection.
408 Apr 2014 Tue
Ms Wan and her friends had made a holiday booking for six to Hokkaido and paid a deposit of $6,000. But when she called to confirm the package with the agency M Asia, she was told the tour had been cancelled.
528 Mar 2014 Fri
Students at Commonwealth Secondary received a surprise treat on Friday, when the cast of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" dropped in for an educational visit.
625 Mar 2014 Tue
Researchers at A*STAR have developed a system to help car drivers navigate junctions safely by voicing out cautions.
724 Mar 2014 Mon
More than 80 cabbies got free health checks on Monday, as the National Taxi Association moves to encourage its drivers to adopt a healthy lifestyle.
821 Mar 2014 Fri
A group of students from the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information in Nanyang Technological University are using music to alleviate the fear of needles.
914 Mar 2014 Fri
An "Anti-Thief Brake Calliper", designed by two students from the Institute of Technical Education (ITE), aims to curb theft of brake callipers from motorcycles.
1014 Mar 2014 Fri
Photographs taken in the 1920s, a kopitiam cash register used in the 1960s and even a pre-war car -- these were just some of the exhibits on show at a special exhibition which showcases more than 170 artifacts from Singapore's past.