Featured stories about Singapore
- Rohingya Refugees Rejected by Singapore 23 December 2012
- Activists Reject Southeast Asia’s Human Rights Declaration 5 December 2012
- East Asia: Flourishing Illegal Trade in ‘Captive Bred’ Exotic Birds 28 July 2012
- Singapore: Church Scandal Sparks Dissent 5 July 2012
Latest stories about Singapore
26 October 2013
Singapore "is known for defining everything" including "the exact number of people that constitutes an unlawful assembly." But surprisingly, the richest country in the world has not yet defined poverty
9 October 2013
Private tuition or tutoring centers are proliferating in Singapore as parents continue to spend more money to improve the education of their children. Is this good or bad?
3 October 2013
Malaysian independence fighter and communist leader Chin Peng died in Bangkok last month but his wish for his ashes to be returned home was rejected by the Malaysian government
1 October 2013
Democracy icon Suu Kyi says rich Singapore can learn from Myanmar's 'relaxed way of life' and 'warmer and closer relationships'.
11 August 2013
The head shaving event that aims to raise funds and promote awareness on childhood cancer attracted more than 6,000 participants.
23 July 2013
On his Facebook he wrote: I am going to Pink Dot tomorrow. And yes, I am gay.
15 July 2013
The deadly haze which swept Singapore and some parts of Malaysia this year was caused by the forest fires in Riau, Indonesia. Naturally, it attracted significant mainstream media attention but...
29 June 2013
From #sghaze to #sghail. After the record level haze pollution, Singapore was struck by rainstorms carrying hail this week. The haze caused by forest fires in Indonesia is the worst...
26 June 2013
Since last week, a thick haze has enveloped Singapore and some parts of Malaysia caused by forest fires mainly in Indonesia. The haze brought air pollution levels to a record...
24 June 2013
Air quality in Singapore and West Malaysia hit hazardous levels after forest fires swept neighboring Indonesia. It's the worst haze in recent years in Southeast Asia. Malaysia has suspended school...