Perspectives

POV: I grew up dyslexic in S’pore & nearly flunked out of uni. I turned out alright.

“It's not a superpower, it’s just a thing that some people have, and it can, mostly, be worked with.”

January 28, 2023, 09:23 AM

POV: For more than 30 years I thought the CNY song lyrics said, 'Hey hey ni na bu eh'. I was wrong.

Cannot unhear.

January 26, 2023, 05:30 PM

POV: The tricky landscape of angbao-giving in a traditional S'pore family

As much as fielding questions from relatives is awkward, accidentally offending someone because of angbao money is also awkward.

January 21, 2023, 03:57 PM

Son Heung Min is living the dream. Can a S'porean follow in his footsteps?

The new Brand Ambassador for AIA Singapore, and club legend Ledley King, share their thoughts on a dizzying rise and the future of youth football.

January 21, 2023, 03:23 PM

This S'porean Liverpool fan watched Tottenham Hotspur vs. Arsenal live. It was sensational.

The North London derby is a sight to see live and in person.

January 16, 2023, 11:03 AM

Ex-RP student advocated against discrimination & helped create inclusive environment for her peers

“My goal was to become a voice for the voiceless.”

January 03, 2023, 05:32 PM

POV: Drag queen on how an alter ego gives confidence beyond one's normal self

For this drag performer, taking on the alter ego of Miss Jaye is "a little like when Peter Parker puts on his Spidey suit and becomes Spiderman."

January 01, 2023, 10:15 AM

7 birds commonly seen in S'pore hawker centres but we didn't know enough about

A thing or two about these familiar faces.

December 30, 2022, 02:42 PM

What came before the BTO scheme, what are the success rates for applicants like & who can apply?

Some things you might have wanted to ask.

December 26, 2022, 02:55 PM

2 non-football fans gave up 20 hours’ sleep to see angry uncles & drunk expats watch the World Cup

Only one understands "offside", but both would do it again.

December 16, 2022, 06:55 PM