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  1. Singapore Bicentennial PM Lee

    'We are never done building Singapore': PM Lee at launch of Singapore Bicentennial

    Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong kicks off year-long activities to commemorate 200 years since Sir Stamford Raffles’ arrival.
  2. Singapore Bicentennial Anderson Bridge

    Light installations, augmented reality trail to kick off Singapore Bicentennial

  3. An inflatable of Belgian comics series character Tintin is paraded during the Balloon's Day

    Commentary: Tintin, the eternal youth who just turned 90

    There are a number of reasons why we should celebrate Tintin, a character that has contributed immensely, says one observer.
  4. Euro currency

    Commentary: 20 years later, the euro stumbles forward

    The euro has survived many financial crises but there are irreconcilable cracks in the European Union, one UC Berkeley observer points out.
  5. feast Becoming Singapore heritage tour

    Enjoy unique takes on heritage dishes by Singapore MasterChef finalists

    CNA Lifestyle Experiences: It’s a smorgasbord for the senses at the Becoming Singapore heritage tour and lunch.
  6. Man traveling.

    Commentary: In a conflict-ridden world, one man’s thimbleful of optimism for 2019

    Being on the road over the last month has helped economist Kausik Basu gain newfound hope for geopolitics.
  7. Ngoh Shian Bang

    Bringing Singapore’s history to life with a splash of colour

    For hobbyists Ngoh Shian Bang and Cho Dee Fei filling old, monochrome photos with colour evoke a sense of understanding of history and nostalgia.
  8. Raffles statue

    Commentary: Bicentennial can be a worthwhile endeavour

    The Bicentennial initiative has to be sensitively framed and shaped to be an inclusive process, says President and Professor of Humanities at ...