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  1. Lin Heung Tea House is one of Hong Kong's oldest teahouses serving traditional dim sum.

    Commentary: A vanishing century-old tea house in Hong Kong, as heritage gives way to wealth

    The tea house is set to close in end February, because the landlord has refused to renew its lease, in a district that increasingly caters to the ...
  2. India Art fair 2018

    Commentary: When contemporary art becomes a tool of soft power competition

    The two rising powers in Asia, China and India, are using art as a means to win over investors and the global intelligentsia, says Associate ...
  3. lee hsien loong at wisma geylang serai (1)

    Social and cultural heritage hub Wisma Geylang Serai officially opens

  4. Lucy Liu Shubigi Rao Singapore (3)_mod

    Lucy Liu in Singapore: Art, Charlie’s Angels and picking things up on the street

    The American actress shows off her artistic side in a joint exhibit at the National Museum of Singapore with Singaporean artist Shubigi Rao.
  5. Minimalism exhibit Singapore Peter Kennedy_Neon Light Installations_1_mod

    Minimalism exhibit in Singapore: What does Calvin Klein have to do with a piece of rock?

    The National Gallery Singapore and ArtScience Museum’s new blockbuster show looks at the history of one of the most important art movements of the ...
  6. young people shoes

    Commentary: Stop talking about the millennials already

    The label is overused, growing old, and creates tensions, says Financial Times' Gillian Tett.
  7. Two young women talking.

    Commentary: What’s wrong with the Singaporean accent?

    It is time to own the English language and be proud of what we have made of it. What we need to change is not our Singaporean accent, but our ...
  8. nlb survey - josephine chia

    Commentary: I am Peranakan not Chinese

    It feels awkward to be reflected as Chinese on my Identity Card, says prominent Peranakan writer Josephine Chia.
  9. Bricks 3

    The Big Read: Excuse me, are you a hipster? How consumerism and affluence fuelled the rise of a youth subculture

    The rise of a "hipster" culture in Singapore is shaping the country's cultural, physical and consumer landscapes.