• New library app, book downloads to encourage reading on the go

    SINGAPORE: The National Library Board (NLB) on Monday (Oct 24) launched a new mobile app, along with electronic downloads of popular titles like The Hobbit, The Life of Pi and the Lonely Planet series of travel guides, in a bid to get the public to read on the go. In a media release, NLB said […]

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    Donald Trump Vs. Science

    A group of nearly 400 scientists including Steven Hawking have written an open letter to the nation, warning of the danger involved in electing a science denier like Donald Trump. Cenk Uygur and John Iadarola, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. http://tytnetwork.com/join “Earlier […]

  • Travel operators hope Rakhine retains shine despite clashes

    YANGON: Myanmar’s tourism sector is starting to pick up after the monsoon season, but travel operators hope the recent attacks in Rakhine state will not spook visitors. Rakhine, located in the west, is about an hour’s flight from Yangon. It is frequently in the news for clashes between the Rakhine Buddhist community and the Rohingya […]

  • Reducing food waste: Getting Singaporeans to embrace 'ugly food'

    SINGAPORE: More than 790,000 tonnes of food waste was generated in Singapore last year – almost the equivalent of throwing away two bowls of rice every day. There are no official figures on the breakdown of food waste in Singapore, and also how throwing away blemished or oddly-shaped food may contribute to the problem. But […]

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  • Huge crowd of mourning Thais sings royal anthem in honor of late king

    BANGKOK: A huge crowd of Thais gathered on Saturday (Oct 22) outside Bangkok’s Grand Palace to sing the royal anthem in honor of King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who died on Oct. 13 after seven decades on the throne. The government has declared a year of mourning for the 88-year old king, who was seen as a […]

  • Trump lays out plan for first 100 days in 'Gettysburg Address'

    GETTYSBURG: Donald Trump on Saturday (Oct 22) unveiled plans for the first 100 days of his presidency, vowing to create 25 million jobs over a decade and middle class tax cuts, as he and Hillary Clinton courted undecided swing state voters. While offering a number of concrete policy initiatives, the Republican billionaire also attacked his […]