Abroad

Japanese comic series 'Hetalia: Axis Powers' depicts S'pore as a cute character

Full circle for Singaporean fans.

May 07, 2021, 06:33 PM

George Yeo: What's happening in China's Xinjiang is not 'genocide'

He took issue with the use of the term, saying that it reflects the unwillingness to go deeper into people's behaviour.

May 07, 2021, 06:04 PM

Girl in 6th grade shoots 3 people at US school with handgun before teacher disarms her

Some students initially thought the shooting was a drill.

May 07, 2021, 05:49 PM

Single mother sells nasi lemak to raise son after husband passes away in S'pore

Admirable.

May 07, 2021, 12:30 PM

2 elderly Asian American women, in their 60s & 80s, stabbed by man with knife in San Francisco

The incident has not been categorised as a hate crime.

May 06, 2021, 06:06 PM

Korea McDonald's sells Big Mac takeaway containers

Daebak!

May 06, 2021, 05:27 PM

25-year-old Malian woman delivers 9 babies in single birth

Her husband has expressed confidence in the family's future.

May 06, 2021, 12:45 PM

Petition calls for removal of Yale-NUS Governing Board Chair over alleged business ties to Myanmar regime

It has gathered over 2,230 signatures out of its target of 2,500.

May 06, 2021, 10:49 AM

Indonesian swabbers allegedly reused nasal tests on airport passengers, producing false results

More than 9,000 travellers in Medan's airport might have been tested with the recycled nasal swabs.

May 05, 2021, 10:24 PM

Pointed letter from retiring cleaner to 'aggressive & cruel' manager goes viral

Kill 'em with kindness.

May 05, 2021, 06:51 PM