HISTORY

HISTORY

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  1. Ep 3
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    47:30minutes

    Ep 3: Downlow On Foodie History

    Was Singapore’s first hawker centre really a carpark on Orchard Road? Chef Ivan Yeo goes back into the precinct’s food history to curate a dinner ...
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    Ep 2: Sixties Singapore Swag

    How did Orchard Road become Singapore’s Fashion Mecca in the ‘60s? Fashion designer Dawn Bey uncovers trendsetting boutiques, supermodel sisters ...
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    Ep 1: Anthems, Boogie & Cabaret

    Did Orchard Road really house Singapore’s first topless cabaret? Musician Daniel Sid delves into the funky yet wild music scene and clubbing ...
  4. Wu Guanzhong_ Learning from the Master hero

    A new exhibition in Singapore delves into the teachings of artist Wu Guanzhong

    National Gallery Singapore’s new exhibition Wu Guanzhong: Learning from the Master offers an in-depth look at his artistic practice during the ...
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    Remember Our House

    After receiving a mysterious envelope of cash from a clan association after his grandfather’s death, documentary filmmaker Douglas Lan embarks on ...
  6. Myanmar

    Commentary: Understanding its history of resistance rather than sanctions can help Myanmar now

    Whichever factors flipped the country’s political fortunes overnight, a revival of military dictatorship is materialising fast for the people of ...
  7. OTRD ep 35 - tanglin halt
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    Ep 35: Places We Will Miss: The Last Goodbye

    Join Dr Leslie Tay as he walks down memory lane at Tanglin Halt before its iconic 10-storey flats and heritage food stalls and shophouses are torn ...
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    Ep 3: Ahead of Their Time: Boo.com & Style Theory

    Luxury shopping has gone from boutiques to our screens, shaped by entrepreneurs like Boo.com, the first designer clothing shopping site and Style ...
  9. OTRD ep 34 - sungei buloh market
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    Ep 34: Places We Will Miss: A Second Chance

    When the Sungei Road Market aka Thieves’ Market, was demolished in 2017, did it end Singapore’s oldest and biggest flea market and its cheap and ...
  10. You know you want a Cartier icon, but do you know why?

    Bling enthusiasts: You know you want a Cartier icon, but do you know why?

    When the going gets tough, it’s tough designs that get going. Cartier’s most successful products, for example, are also its most trend-resistant, ...