Fort Canning to recreate historic gardens of S’pore, completed by June 2019

Three historical gardens that used to be on and surrounding present-day Fort Canning Park are being recreated. Advertisement According to Singapore’s National Parks Board (NParks), these three parks are the Royal Garden, the Jubilee Park, and the First Botanic Garden...

‘Operation Singalong’ was govt’s attempt to get S’poreans to sing folk songs in the 1980s

Every year without fail, Singapore’s National Day Parade (NDP) will feature a segment of folk songs like Munnaeru Vaalibaa and Chan Mali Chan. But, why? Advertisement Because these songs were actually the products of a nation-wide campaign in the 1980s to cultivate...