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Hong Kong's march of youthful idealism
Bespectacled and with toothy smiles, students Jolly Lam, 21, Clare Wong, 20, and Phoenix Ng, 21, quiver like a trio of shy rabbits. In a low whisper, Ms Lam - a Chinese...
Ready to roll as world whizzes by...
Even as bombs were raining down on Syria, the rumbling over Russia's interventions in Ukraine continued to be heard. Meanwhile, a United Nations summit to address global climate change...
Do F1 benefits to Singapore roll on after race week?
THIS year, Singapore hosted the Formula One (F1) for the seventh time, with Singapore Airlines taking over from SingTel as main sponsor for two years. But is this...
Indonesia's enduring problem with corruption
EVER since Indonesia's upstream oil and gas regulatory board head Rudi Rubiandini was jailed for corruption earlier this year, it seemed only a matter of time...
To Johor Bahru, for a movie
Two Fridays ago, I took a day off work and drove into Johor Baru with a friend. There, we ended up at a simple hotel with about 350 others. Many had travelled from Singapore in three chartered buses. The...

Op-Ed

THE recently proposed merger of four of Singapore's architecture, urban design and planning...
 
PRESIDENT Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono walks away from the Merdeka Palace next month with his legacy in...
 
BEFORE he was elected India's Prime Minister, Mr Narendra Modi was persona non grata in the...
 

Blogs

BANGKOK - It was no lazy Sunday afternoon for me when I visited a friend’s organic rice farm in...
 
Kah, a 17-year-old Burmese, was detained by Thai authorities for one month in Chiang Mai after he...
 
WHEN I was growing up in a suburb south of Manila, there was one year when a specific hour of a...
 

People

WHEN Ms Chen Liuzhuo was almost four years old, in China's Hunan province, her parents noticed her ability to memorise large numbers of Chinese characters and decided to send her to an...