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According to Some People, If You Talk To Stray Cats, Your Lost Pet Will Come Home

What are some of the worst feelings in the world? Is it finding out the mala stall near your workplace that you love has closed down? (That happened to us, sadly.) Or maybe it’s discovering that your girlfriend left you for your best friend? Ouch. For some, it is undeniably that feeling when you lose […]

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Here’s a Taobao Hack – Get paid while shopping on Taobao!

What is the ShopBack Button and can it really save you money? If you haven’t heard of the ShopBack Button, you really are missing out on a lot and by a lot, we mean cash. The ShopBack Button is a browser extension that saves you money while online shopping on Taobao, Agoda, Foodpanda, Qoo10, ASOS & more! For those of you familiar with the ShopBack, you may have forgotten to click through ShopBack’s website or may have purchased a store

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WOTC – Implement fake news law

I asked this question in the Wisdom of the Crowd:Will the govt implement the fake news law actively?Here are the responses: (47 Votes)70 % – They will use the fake news law actively to stifle criticism of its policies.15 % – They will find the law to b…

HAVE A GOOD VESAK DAY PUBLIC HOLIDAYS!

Dear readers, I wish All of You a Good Vesak public holidays! Tomorrow will be holidays for many of us! Hence it is a good time to recharge. Read more »

S’pore Primary School Teacher Praised for Greeting Each Student Enthusiastically

As much of some of us might have loved school, waking up in the early hours of the morning while it is still dark and dragging our way to class can be quite sian. And if your form teacher walks into class looking like someone just killed her pet dog, you’re going to be even […]

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UN peacekeeper killed in Mali

NEW YORK: A Nigerian peacekeeper was killed on Saturday (May 18) in an attack on the United Nations’ stabilisation mission in Mali, the UN said.

The victim “succumbed to his wounds following the armed attack by unidentified assailants” in Timbuktu, a …

31 Instagram-Worthy Places In S’pore That Most S’poreans Didn’t Know About

Running out of places to visit in Singapore for your weekly post? Well fret not! We unearthed 9 Instagram-worthy places in Singapore you probably might not even know about. Whether you’re looking for things to do in Singapore for couples or just places to visit in Singapore for free, there’s a chance that one of these […]

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Why I chose to work in tech

When I was young, I never thought that I would end up working in tech, or what the older generation describes as “IT”. My ambitions were quite different. I wanted to be an artist; scientist; psychologist or a journalist. Perhaps, it was my …

Various Authorities Nabbed 20 PMD Users in Secret Operation

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, cats and dogs: your wish has been granted. A large enforcement operation, comprising officers from NParks, Singapore Police Force (SPF), and Land Transport Authority (LTA) Active Mobility Enforcement Team, took place on Friday (17 May 2019) night, and people didn’t see it coming because the officers were in plain […]

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The imaginary carrier that packs the fist of God punch!

The suprise raid launched against my business rivals was so brazen…reckless and possibly insane. That no one would ever believe it could be pulled off by someone who did not have unlimited reserves…..So even as their mighty carrier fleet tr…

Ian Fang Responds Publicly on Instagram; Apologises & Has Engaged a Lawyer

Note to self: I should have an Instagram account, so that should I need to make any announcement, I can merely post it there instead of WhatsApping everyone. And another note to self: my Chinese isn’t that bad, considering that I’ve translated a few Instagram posts without the help of my colleague who did the […]

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Relief to companies affected by the tariffs

It is interesting to watch China’s response to the US tariffs. They provided assistance to the affected companies, so that these companies can continue to operate and keep the jobs for the workers.They do not let these companies shoulder the brunt of t…

Beijing orders Chinese social and dating apps to remove “illegal content”

As part of China’s growing scourge of the internet, several social apps have temporarily suspended user posting. Momo, TanTan and DingTalk are among apps that shut down some sections following a government order to screen for and remove “illegal content”. Read: Govt confirms that fake news law will also cover WhatsApp chats and closed Facebook groups […]

An introduction to andropause, is it a real thing?

Strictly speaking, andropause is not a medically recognised term. The reason is that as males age, the sex hormone, testosterone drops but the decrease is much less than what is experienced by women when they undergo menopause which is when their sex hormone estrogen drops drastically. Hence there is no “pause” for males. The more medically […]

Shanghai-bound plane forced to wait by passenger whose daughter was shopping at duty-free

Bangkok – A Shanghai-bound flight from Bangkok was delayed half an hour due to a mum who was waiting for her daughter to finish shopping at the duty-free zone. On May 15 (Wednesday), China’s Spring Airlines flight 9C8892 from Suvarnabhumi to Shanghai was delayed 30 minutes because of a mother who took to lying down […]

Actor Tosh Cries & Quits Social Media Temporarily After Pink Dot 2019 Controversy

Over in the US, the race for the Oval Office has started. A number of potential candidates have raised up to challenge Donald Trump in 2020 to be the next president. Over in the Democratic Party, the other major political party other than Trump’s Republican Party, candidates are going on national TV to talk about […]

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AMK Hub Street Food Fair Is Like A Mini Bangkok Night Market In Your Neighbourhood

Street food smorgasbord.

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Wisdom of the Crowd

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P N Balji’s industry giants seen in the current age of pygmies

In his chit-chat on Storm on Thursday May 16 about his forthcoming book, Reluctant Editor, veteran journalist P N Balji described three Singapore Press Holdings journalists as giants of the local newspaper industry. They were Peter Lim, the former Editor-in-Chief, Cheong Yip Seng, his successor, and Leslie Fong, Straits Times Editor. I like to add […]

Get your fill of lobsters at Lobsterfest happening from 24 May to 30 June

It’s that time of the year when the lobster craze “Lobsterfest” hits PARKROYAL on Pickering. Making a return from 24 May to 30 June 2019, fans of the prized crustacean can dive deep into a medley of tantalising lobster dishes at a four-hour buffet featuring crustaceans au natural, grilled, or cooked in a variety of […]

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Here’s a drink that might just lift your spirits

Late for work? Stuck in a boring meeting? WI-FI is not working in your favour? Stuck in a rut? We all get those days from time to time. It’s easy to kick up a fuss over a foul mood, or worse, vent it out on the people around us. What if there was a quick fix that allows you to take a step back and feel renewed? Well, you are in for a treat! Suntory is launching a new beverage

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Looking for a non-fussy girl

I have a discussion with a young man in his early 30s who works as a project engineer. He is a local, still single and does not have a girl friend.He tried dating in the past, but he found that the girls were “fussy” and complained about his habits. Af…

Reduce youth unemployment

The best way to reduce youth unemployment is to create more jobs.More jobs can be created by reducing the working hours. If the working hours is reduced by 10%, there will be a need for 10% more workers.Do you agree with the following measures to find …

Party with DJs R3HAB and BATE on the opening night of Zouk Genting on 19 May

Resorts World Genting is officially adding another feather to their cap with the grand opening of Zouk Genting on 19th May 2019. Visitors can take advantage of the long weekend to make a trip up to the resort for the party of a lifetime. For over a year, the nightlife venue was masterminded by the […]

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WOTC – Solve youth unemployment

I asked this question in the Wisdom of the Crowd:What is the best way to solve youth unemployment?Here are the responses: (36 Votes)53 % – Reduce the working hours, so that more jobs can be created.39 % – Let them find their jobs from the free market e…

WOTC – Will the US tariffs affect the China economy?

I asked this question in the Wisdom of the Crowd:Will higher tariffs imposed by US affect the China economy?Here are the responses: (47 Votes)36 % – The problems will be temporary and China will be able to adjust.28 % – America will face a bigger negat…

A Korea movie – National Bankruptcy Day"

My friend sent me his description of a movie that he saw on a flight. It is entitled “Default” or in Korean “National Bankruptcy Day”. It tells a dramatization of the events leading up to the 1997 financial crisis in Korea which lead to the country cal…

Worrisome features about POFMA

I attended a forum organised by Function 8 about POFMA, the fake news law. The panelists point out the following worrisome features about POFMA:The law can cause more harm than good. Citizens should be aware about it. https://tklcloud.com/Feedback/feed…

4 Stocks This Week (Local Family Empire) 17 May 2019 – Haw Par; UOB; City Developments; Far East Hospitality

Here are some of billion dollars empires (that you can also invest in) which were grown in Singapore.

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Boeing acknowledges defects in 737 MAX simulator software

NEW YORK: Boeing acknowledged Saturday (May 18) it had to correct flaws in its 737 MAX flight simulator software used to train pilots, after two deadly crashes involving the aircraft that killed 346 people.

“Boeing has made corrections to the 737 MAX …

There’s Going to be a New ‘Violent’ Pokemon Game for Mobile

Pokemon Rumble, the beat ’em up game is coming to mobile. For the non-gamers out there, it’s a game where you…beat…them…people…up… Ok, that’s not a very good explanation. In beat ’em ups you go around pretending to be Ip Man going WO YAO DA SHI GE (I wanna fight ten punching bags). Except instead of […]

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Fake apps and GPS spoofing used by fraudulent Grab drivers to cheat passengers and fellow drivers

Back in the heyday of old-school taxis, dishonest drivers cheated their customers through faulty meter wirings. Nowadays, Grab’s ride-sharing platform is facing a new wave of sophisticated fraudsters. Grab conducted a media briefing last Friday (May 17) to spread awareness regarding new ways in which fraudulent drivers cheat the system and customers. The briefing came […]

Old Provision Shop Sells Cheap Old-School Snacks Like Apollo Biscuits at $0.09 Each

Good things must share because we need the clicks we’re kind like that. Now, forget $2 Daiso snacks and choc spot. This is where the really cheap and good snacks are! A retro shop in Bedok North called Teck Leong Lee Kee is the place to get your snack supply. Their wide array of snacks […]

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Georgia, Travis Tritt, shaken by a fatal accident

The country music star, Travis Tritt, was “really shaken” after witnessing a fatal accident on Highway 22 early Saturday morning. Tritt and his team were leaving Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, when the accident occurred. “Thank God, we’re all fine,” he wrote. “I feel so bad for those who died needlessly tonight. I am really upset …

True Grit,: the real deal

Arturo was a famous bagualero, or backwoodsman, a specialist in capturing feral cattle in the wilderness of Chilean Patagonia … a bull had knocked out all of Arturo’s teeth and then gored him through the testicles but that he’d managed to ride home afterwards. Quote from FT magazine’s story about a ranch stay in Chilean […]

PayWave Can Finally Be Used For Public Transport From 6 Jun 2019 Onwards

Imagine this – you wake up late after a night out drinking and discover you’re going to be late for work for the fifth time this month, after which your boss would probably fire you. So you run and run to the MRT station… You fight through the throngs of people and finally, your hand’s […]

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Don’t Say Bojio: Up to 70% Off in Converse Warehouse Sale (30 May to 2 June 2019)

It is that time of the year again when sale after sale pops up. When I was in secondary school, I remember getting Converse for my school shoes and feeling like the coolest kid in town, as it was the OG sneaker shoe to wear. And even until today, the Converse design is a classic […]

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Tosh Zhang steps down as Pink Dot 11’s Ambassador, netizens express disappointment over announcement

In an unprecedented turn of events, actor-singer Tosh Zhang of Ah Boys To Men fame has stepped down as one of Pink Dot’s Ambassadors for this year, after a slew of homophobic tweets from 2010 to 2013 were unearthed just hours after he was announced as one of four notable individuals who had taken up …

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S’pore BMW Caught Pumping 95 Fuel in M’sia; Petrol Station Investigated But Driver Was Let Go

Singaporeans love Malaysia. With an exchange rate of SGD$1 is to RM$3, Singaporeans flock to Malaysia to feel three times richer than they are in Singapore. We love Malaysia for many things: a somewhat affordable escape room, cafe food at cheaper prices, good street food and many more. But there is one thing we are […]

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Filipino youth and other groups cry foul over midterm elections, while government-backed bets score big wins

Manila—Four days after the midterm elections on Monday, May 13, youth and other opposition groups from progressive and faith-based sectors gathered in front of the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) to demand transparency from the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), currently canvassing the votes. So far, nine of the 12 potential winners in the senatorial race […]

Taiwan legalises same sex marriage, meanwhile in Singapore more than half agree consensual sex between men is a crime

Gay rights supporters assembled in the rain outside Taipei’s parliament building for the announcement of the landmark ruling that legalises same sex marriage in Taiwan. The huge crowd cheered and waved rainbow flags. There were cries of joy as people hugged each other in happiness while the more traditional or conservative groups seethed with anger. […]

New Zealand PM wears pink during her visit to Singapore to support her stand against bullying

Singapore – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern arrived in Singapore on May 17 (Friday) for her official visit at the invitation of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. The popular state leader who has shown the world her resolute stance against bullying signified the same with her choice of outfit. She even made an Instagram […]

S’pore Actor Allegedly Cheated on His Wife 4 Times Before Divorcing

First, we’ve Andy Hui from Hong Kong, who made headlines for cheating on his celebrity wife Sammi Cheng. Then we’ve Carrie Wong from Singapore, who allegedly dated a non-celebrity but was close to celebrity Ian Fang. What’s missing? Someone from Malaysia, of course. But this time, it’s a Singaporean actor who committed his infamy in […]

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Nigerian based in Singapore jailed for role in Citibank money-laundering scheme

Nigerian national Paul Gabriel Amos was jailed this week after he admitted his connection to the 2008 money laundering case, in which Citibank was duped into transferring a hefty SGD 37.2 million from the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE)’s corporate account to various accounts worldwide. 47-year-old Paul Gabriel Amos, who is a Singapore Permanent Resident, is based […]

Carrie Wong’s Boyfriend Released Statement Via Lawyer & Made His IG Public

In case you’re not aware, the biggest news this week was the death of the grumpy cat. And another big news? The leaked Instagram DMs between Carrie Wong and Ian Fang, and another leaked WhatsApp chat from Carrie Wong’s phone, which hasn’t been confirmed to be authentic so far. Here’s a brief recap of this […]

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US STOCKS INVESTING: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW RIGHT NOW

Dear readers, Stable STI Core multibagged by Selective International Plays. I hope you can identify with this tagline of Singapore Stocks Investing blog as this blog endeavours to spread this model with the bulk of the retail investors right here in …

Police took at least 7 years to charge Singapore PR for money laundering

It was reported on Thu (16 May) that Singapore PR, Amos Paul Gabriel, who is a Nigerian was sentenced to three years’ jail and fined S$4,200 for money laundering and other offences. He also pleaded guilty to driving without a licence, and was handed a one-year driving ban. Mr Gabriel was earlier involved in a …

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Migrant worker charged with raping university student near Kranji War Memorial

Migrant worker Chinnaiah Karthik, 21, has been charged with aggravated rape after he attacked and raped a 23-year-old university student near the Kranji War Memorial. According to a Chinese daily, the victim had been walking along Turf Club Avenue around 1.30am on May 4 when Chinnaiah approached her. It is unclear whether the attack was […]

Does the Fake News Bill carry the weight of moral authority?

I guess it was of no great surprise that the arguably controversial “Fake News Bill” has passed. Despite the valiant attempts of the Workers’ Party (WP) Members of Parliament (MP) to fight against the passing of the bill, they were but a minority in an overwhelmingly Peoples’ Action Party (PAP) dominated Parliament. Many of the …

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Redefining democracy and practices for the future of Singapore

by Brad Bowyer Democracy is not just about having a vote it is more about how we operate between the votes and support a healthy Democratic culture. There are two distinct flavours of Democracy, the Western approach that is more individually focused and the Asian approach that emphasises collective harmony over individualism. In either case, …

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DPM Heng Swee Keat warns public on fake reports using his name to scam people

Deputy Prime Minister Heng Sweet Keat has warned the public on fake reports that have been circulating online misusing his name. In a Facebook post on Friday (17 May), Mr Heng, who is also the Finance Minister, wrote that “many fraudulent reports have been circulating misleading comments attributed to me”. He noted, “One even claimed …

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S’pore PR, a Lambo Owner, Jailed for Laundering Millions of Dollars Cheated from Another Government

I’m pretty sure I know what you’re thinking when you read the headline: what has Lamborghini got to do with laundered money? Before you speculate and judge, we’ll be upright honest: clickbait. But of course, the Lamborghini does play a part in this story. In fact, a pretty big part. But before anything, you need […]

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Dark Attitudes On Money

“You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off you.” – Maya Angelou Maya Angelou is right. Sprinkling love in what you do attracts accomplishments and money. Our attitudes towards money play an important part in either attracting it or driving it away. Growing in a supportive environment where you can talk about money

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American Hubris & Baloney On Democracy & Human Rights

         The Evil Empire likes to teach and impress Third World or non-caucasian countries with hypocritical talk on its version of Human Rights and Democracy. On these two topics they like to put  themselves on the pedestal as angelic guardians and po…

No elections this year?

How to hold a general election this yr when the ground is not sweet for PAP to get 65% of the vote ( Why PAP aiming for 65% of the popular vote)? The economy is going to the dogs. Non-oil exports continue slide in April with export performance missed expectations, posting a steep drop in […]

Positive And Negative Sides Of Working From Home

Gone are the days when employees are boxed out of their cubicles! Modern technology and contemporary changes paved way for more freedom at work. Nowadays, we can choose to work from our own sweet home. CONS 1. Working from home is not for everyone. It takes a strong sense of self-discipline to conquer the tasks at hand. Discipline is important to start work and to focus during work. Be honest with yourself! Are you capable of practicing your self-discipline? 2.

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