Perspectives

‘If you don't know the ground, how can you formulate policies?’: S'pore's 'loving critic' Ngiam Tong Dow

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

July 03, 2022, 10:26 AM

Filipino woman, 36, who left sons behind 10 years ago to work in S'pore: 'I do this for my family'

Kaypoh-ing Strangers: A foreigner in Singapore shares about the sacrifices she had to make to give her two sons a better life.

June 26, 2022, 11:58 AM

Changi Airport’s construction was expected to take 10 years. A pioneer civil servant was asked to do it in just 6.

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

June 25, 2022, 10:17 AM

S'porean, 37, on being dad to special needs son who mainly communicates through smiles & laughter

9-year-old Chace has Angelman Syndrome, a rare disorder causing delayed development and problems with speech and balance.

June 19, 2022, 10:40 AM

'I've always had a yearning to dance': S'pore man who took up waltz at age 43

Kaypoh-ing Strangers: A man shares about his passion for dance and how he has always wanted to do it since he was a child.

June 18, 2022, 10:57 AM

Comment: Time to stop complaining about the M'sian chicken ban & look for a silver lining

"Today it is about chicken, tomorrow it could well be something else."

June 12, 2022, 10:59 AM

36-year-old mum working 3 jobs to raise 3 kids: My ex left me but now I have triple the happiness

Kaypoh-ing Strangers: A single mum of 3 kids shares her journey and her hope for other women in her situation.

June 05, 2022, 10:49 AM

2022 Cabinet Changes: Extensive reshuffle or routine change?

A look at the upcoming reshuffle.

June 02, 2022, 08:48 PM

'I’ll be here waiting for you': A love letter to chicken rice in light of M'sia chicken export ban

One writer's ode to her favourite Singaporean food.

June 02, 2022, 11:44 AM

Comment: Why did Terra Luna crash, & why does it matter?

Something that might seem far away can have a big impact on seemingly unconnected areas.

June 01, 2022, 10:49 AM