SCDF says the fire was extinguished after four hours of intensive firefighting.
Speaking at Channel NewsAsia's Singapore Budget Forum, Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Lawrence Wong says he understands the concerns many Singaporeans have over the water price increase.
PUB says that it cost S$1.3 billion to operate Singapore’s water system in 2015, up from S$0.5 billion in 2000.
Security officer Subramaniam Krishnan, who works near the scene of the fire, says he felt a "tremor" when the incident occurred.
An arrest warrant was issued on Thursday (Feb 23) for the highest-profile opponent of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly war on drugs, but she dodged police and sought refuge in the Senate.
Malaysia has requested Interpol to put an alert out to apprehend four North Korean suspects in the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, Malaysia's police chief says.
They take on bedbugs, maggots and grime-blackened walls to bring some light into the lives of lonely old Singaporeans in need. Meet the volunteers of Helping Joy - extraordinary people who act as cleaners, housekeepers, food-deliverers, friends and carers for those living alone.CNA Insider
Did you know Singapore’s public transport was ‘world class’ in the 1930s? Its trolley bus system was the largest around – and it came with 1st- and 2nd-class seating.