YOUTHS

YOUTHS

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  1. File photo of NTU undergraduates studying

    Commentary: The tightrope universities walk in tackling orientation activities like the 'kukubird' controversy

    Universities exist within a wider social milieu. Administrators and students cannot afford to ignore the wider repercussions of these activities ...
  2. File photo of Nanyang Technological University (NTU) lecture theatre.

    Commentary: What’s the problem with a cheer about 'kukubirds'?

    Instead of being so quick to judge a childish orientation activity, it is more important to continue to guard against overly sexual, misogynistic ...
  3. youths at the sg youth action plan

    MCCY appoints 16 individuals to engage with youths

  4. Hong Kong marked 20 years since it was handed over to China on Jul 1, 2017

    Commentary: A spirit of pessimism hovers over Hong Kong, one of the least happy places in the world

    What is behind Hong Kong’s infamous reputation as one of the world’s unhappiest places? China commentator Tom McGregor takes a deep dive into the ...
  5. Teenagers gather outside the Natural History Museum in Washington

    Up to 1 in 13 boys in US have sex before adolescence

  6. They formed the charming backdrop to Graham Greene's sin-filled city in "The Quiet

    The Big Read: As ASEAN economies take off, young Singaporeans need to shed misperceptions about the region

    Contrary to perceptions, Southeast Asia is flourishing economically and socially, charting exponential growth over the past one to two decades - ...
  7. sg50 youth conversations

    Commentary: Make Youth Conversations compulsory to build active citizenry

    The enthusiasm and energy of youths can be better harnessed to build a thinking, resilient society that actively shapes its future, says one observer.
  8. Jiamusi main pic

    An exodus of talent: The brain drain in China's northeast

    In the final part of his 3-part series from China's "rust belt", Jeremy Koh visits Jiamusi to examine the impact of Soviet-style planning on the ...
  9. A woman gives blood on a blood donation bus in Beijing on August 7, 2012

    Fewer youths donating blood in Singapore amid growing demand

    The number of youth donors decreased by 13 per cent between 2012 and 2016, says the Health Sciences Authority.