• News


    VIDEO: A nation bids farewell to Mr Lee Kuan Yew

    Foreign dignitaries, former colleagues, close friends and people from all walks of life gave a final sendoff to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Keyword:Detail=parliament house,Keyword:Detail=procession,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=state funeral,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Type=News Singapore

    VIDEO: Mr Lee Kuan Yew's final journey through Singapore

    The state funeral procession of former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew passing significant landmarks through the heart of Singapore. Keyword:Detail=cortege,Keyword:Detail=gun carriage,Keyword:Detail=state funeral,Keyword:Detail=procession,Keyword:Detail=funeral,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Type=News Singapore

    VIDEO: Remembering Lee Kuan Yew Day 7

    Content:Type=News Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=state funeral,Keyword:Detail=lee hsien loong

    VIDEO: Farewell Mr Lee: Faces in the crowd (Part 1)

    Despite the downpour, crowds lined the pavements of Jalan Bukit Merah to honour Mr Lee Kwan Yew. These are some of the well wishes from the people. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=procession,Keyword:Detail=state funeral

    VIDEO: Farewell Mr Lee: Faces in the crowd (Part 2)

    Wielding flags and flowers, crowds cheered and braved the rain to catch a glimpse of the gun carriage and bid farewell to Singapore's founding prime minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew for the last time. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=state funeral,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=procession

    VIDEO: 415,000 people pay last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew

    Crowds braved rain, humid weather and scorching sun on Saturday, the final day for members of the public to pay their respects to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Mr Lee had been lying in state at Parliament House since Wednesday. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=parliament house,Keyword:Detail=lying in state

    VIDEO: Funeral procession route

    The funeral procession for Mr Lee Kuan Yew from Parliament House to the University Cultural Centre will pass significant landmarks and heartland areas this Sunday. Familiarise yourself with this video drive-by of the route. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=funeral,Keyword:Detail=procession

    VIDEO: Lee Kuan Yew: The boy who became Prime Minister (Tribute to Lee Kuan Yew Pt 1)

    From a boy who grew up at Kampong Java Road, Mr Lee Kuan Yew would later lead Singapore to independence and become the nation's first Prime Minister. sph location:region=Singapore,content:group=Singapore Now,keyword:detail=founding father,keyword:detail=prime minister,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,content:category=Home,content:category=Political,content:type=News

    VIDEO: Lee Kuan Yew: The man who defined Singapore (Tribute to Lee Kuan Yew Pt 2)

    Seven victorious elections, 31 years as Prime Minister and more than 50 years in government. Mr Lee Kuan Yew transformed Singapore into what he described as a 'first world oasis in a third world region'. sph content:group=Singapore Now,keyword:detail=founding father,keyword:detail=prime minister,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,location:region=Singapore,content:category=Home,content:category=Political,content:type=News

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Friday, March 27

    Gardens by the Bay plants new tree for Mr Lee Kuan Yew; flag displays at homes on Sunday a no-go; and all train services to operate overnight Friday Keyword:Detail=lrt,Keyword:Detail=mrt,Keyword:Detail=train,Keyword:Detail=funeral,Keyword:Detail=flags,Keyword:Detail=tree,Keyword:Detail=gardens by the bay,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Type=News Singapore

    VIDEO: Remembering Lee Kuan Yew Day 5

    Rehearsals for the state funeral commence, and opposition politician Chiam See Tong and former Indonesia president Megawati were among thousands who pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew at the Parliament House. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=chiam see tong,Keyword:Detail=megawati,Keyword:Detail=parliament house,Keyword:Detail=lie in state

    VIDEO: Crowds swell at Padang

    Large crowds continue to pack the Padang, forming snaking queues all the way to Parliament House. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=padang,Keyword:Detail=parliament house,Keyword:Detail=lie in state,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=queue

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Thursday, March 26

    Former US President Bill Clinton to lead US delegation to Mr Lee Kuan Yew's funeral; first batch of SAF military volunteers start training; speedy clearance pass for motorists to Malaysia Keyword:Detail=motorists,Keyword:Detail=malaysia,Keyword:Detail=clearance,Keyword:Detail=volunteers,Keyword:Detail=saf,Keyword:Detail=funeral,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=bill clinton,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Type=News Singapore

    VIDEO: Remembering Lee Kuan Yew Day 4

    An endless stream of people paid their last repects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew at the Parliament House. Members of Parliament also said their goodbyes after paying tribute to Mr Lee in a special Parliament session. Keyword:Detail=parliament house,Keyword:Detail=mps,Keyword:Detail=members of parliament,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Content:Type=News Singapore

    VIDEO: Lee Kuan Yew as a lawyer (Othman Wok Pt 5)

    Othman Wok, founding member of the People's Action Party and former Social Affairs Minister, recounts how Mr Lee Kuan Yew represented local postmen in a strike. content:type=News,content:category=General,content:category=Political,content:category=Home,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,keyword:detail=lky,keyword:detail=we remember,content:group=Singapore Now

    VIDEO: Lee Kuan Yew: Loving son, caring brother (Monica Lee Pt 1)

    Monica Lee, Mr Lee Kuan Yew's younger sister, remembers how their mother first discovered Mr Lee's intelligence, how she guided him on his career, and how Mr Lee took care of his family during the war. content:type=News,content:category=General,content:category=Political,content:category=Home,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,keyword:detail=lky,keyword:detail=we remember,content:group=Singapore Now

  • Lifestyle


    VIDEO: Why is a museum called a museum?

    What has a museum got to do with The Nine Muses? The explanation will amuse you. content:type=Lifestyle,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=big spell 2015

    VIDEO: Think you know: Saint Patrick's Day

    What happens if you do not wear green on Saint Patrick's Day? Think you know? Test your knowledge on Saint Patrick's Day now. content:type=Lifestyle

    VIDEO: Singapore-grown diamonds

    Diamonds have been growing right here, under our noses, in sunny Singapore! Find out what the differences between grown diamonds and mined diamonds are, and why lab-grown diamonds are 7 times more eco-friendly than mined ones. content:type=Lifestyle

    VIDEO: How to grow a diamond

    Local company IIa Technologies shows us how they grow their beautiful diamonds, step by step. content:type=Lifestyle

    VIDEO: Sugar Man searching for a legacy

    The Singapore Sling has been a Singapore icon for over a hundred years, and the challenge to create a new Singapore cocktail was on, during the inaugural Singapore Cocktail Week. Award-winning bartender Peter Chua's creation, Sugar Man was chosen from among 5 finalists to represent Singapore at the Global Cocktail Competition in Sydney in May. Only time will tell if the Sugar Man will leave as lasting a legacy as the Singapore Sling. content:category=Nightlife,keyword:detail=cocktail,keyword:detail=peter chua,keyword:detail=sugar man,keyword:detail=singapore sling,location:region=Singapore,content:type=Lifestyle

    VIDEO: So Shiok! Handmade Soon Kueh

    Tucked away in a corner of Berseh Food Centre is owner Nick Soon's stall, One Kueh At A Time. Nick still practices the slowly vanishing trade of making kueh by hand. So Shiok tries out his signature soon kuehs and orh ku kuehs to see if they pass the shiok test. content:type=Lifestyle,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=so shiok!,keyword:detail=food,content:category=Food

    VIDEO: Lord Vader rules at Sapporo Snow Festival

    The force was strong in Hokkaido as Darth Vader and his stormtroopers took centre stage, but there was a lot more than just mega snow sculptures at the 66th Sapporo Snow Festival. content:type=Lifestyle,location:region=Global,keyword:detail=japan,keyword:detail=snow festival,keyword:detail=sapporo,keyword:detail=hokkaido,content:category=Travel,keyword:detail=winter

    VIDEO: Siblings fight over who's better at...

    ...spelling! Brother-sister pair Sng Hwee Woon and ​Sng Cheng How, and sisters Megan and Rayann Ng, prove that rivalry between siblings is just as intense, even if it's not about school grades. keyword:detail=big spell,location:region=Singapore,content:type=Lifestyle

    VIDEO: A looming Singapore record

    505 loom band bracelets made in an hour has been entered into the Singapore Book of Records. And it's not ordinary people who have set this record, but a group of disabled individuals and their caregivers. Organised by Bizlink, a non-Profit organisation which aims to help the disabled improve their skills and match them with suitable jobs, the record-breaking attempt is also the culmination of student organisers who came up with the community project plan during last year's Idea Jam. keyword:detail=idea jam,location:region=Singapore,content:type=Lifestyle

    VIDEO: Principal gives courage to students

    Crescent Girls' School principal Mrs Tan Chen Kee is an educator who inspires students with timely motivational talks, urging them to remain undefeated in the face of failure. That's why her former student Ang Mae Chen nominated her for the DBS New Singapore contest. To find out more or to nominate someone who represents Singapore, <a href="http://newsingapore.straitstimes.com/contest.html">click here!</a> content:type=Lifestyle,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=DBS,keyword:detail=New Singapore,keyword:detail=tan chen kee,keyword:detail=crescent girls' school

    VIDEO: Think you know...Vikings?

    We find out how much Singaporeans know about these fearsome Scandinavian warriors. Also, if you are a fan of the History channel's Vikings series, you might not want to miss the Vikings Village at Marine Square which is on till March 1st. content:type=Lifestyle,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=vikings,keyword:detail=scandinavia,keyword:detail=travis fimmel

    VIDEO: Celebrity Chow - Pets Tseng

    Taiwanese singer-actress Pets Tseng loves Singapore food. "When you're eating Singapore food, you instantly know you are in the tropics. The coconut flavour in some dishes is unmissable." The 30-year-old was in town to promote her debut album, I'm Pets. M invited her to lunch at Studio Cafe SG where she tried nasi goreng ikan asin, achar, fried beef kway teow and iced bandung. Content:Type=Entertainment,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Category=Food & Wine,Keyword:Detail=pets tseng,Keyword:Detail=Taiwan,Keyword:Detail=celeb chow,Keyword:Detail=celebrity chow,Keyword:Detail=I'm pets,Keyword:Detail=studio cafe sg,Keyword:Detail=nasi goreng ikan asin,Keyword:Detail=bandung

    VIDEO: SoShiok! Stefanie Sun and Christopher Lee's favourite Ngoh Hiang

    China Street Fritters at Maxwell Market is a favourite for celebrities and politicians alike. Unlike other Ngoh Hiang hawkers which have a huge variety of items, China Street Fritters only concentrates on a few items that they hand make everyday. We try this traditional hokkien ngoh hiang to find out if it is shiok or not! content:type=Lifestyle,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=so shiok,keyword:detail=food,keyword:detail=ngoh hiang,keyword:detail=stefanie sun,keyword:detail=christopher lee

    VIDEO: Celebrity Chow - Patricia Mok

    Soup's on for local comedienne Patricia Mok. M met up with the 43-year-old at Coca steamboat restaurant's latest outlet at Kallang Leisure Park. She loves lo hei, and claims she could eat it everyday for 15 days straight. But her Chinese New Year family tradition is steamboat. As for other festive treats, she lets on that if you see her eating pineapple tarts, it can only mean one thing... Content:Type=Lifestyle,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Category=Makan,Keyword:Detail=patrica mok,Keyword:Detail=steamboat,Keyword:Detail=coca,Keyword:Detail=lo hei,Keyword:Detail=cny,Keyword:Detail=celeb chow,Keyword:Detail=m,Keyword:Detail=chinese new year

    VIDEO: Your feng shui strategy for Year of the Goat

    Chua Chee Hiang, Feng Shui Master at Pure Feng Shui, says wood and earth will be the key elements dominating this Lunar New Year content:type=cnbc,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=CNY,keyword:detail=goat,keyword:detail=fengshui

    VIDEO: Best Portuguese food in Asia

    Portugeuse food in Macau is more than just about Portugeuse egg tarts. Follow us on a food trail in Macau for some of the best Portugeuse food in Asia. content:type=Lifestyle,content:category=Food,location:region=Hong Kong,keyword:detail=macau,keyword:detail=food,keyword:detail=portugeuse

  • Most Popular


    VIDEO: Remembering Lee Kuan Yew Day 3

    Thousands of people flocked to Parliament House on Wednesday to pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Keyword:Detail=prime ministers,Keyword:Detail=lee hsien loong,Keyword:Detail=queue,Keyword:Detail=parliament house,Keyword:Detail=lying in state,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Type=News Singapore

    VIDEO: A day in the life of Nur Mardiah Hidayah Lim Othman

    Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=disabled, a day in the life,Keyword:Detail=, singapore news

    VIDEO: Germanwings crash: Pilot locked out of cockpit before crash

    More questions surrounding Tuesday’s Germanwings plane crash that killed 150 people have arisen after audio collected from the cockpit voice recorder revealed that one of the pilots was locked outside of the cockpit before the crash. Keyword:Detail=lufthansa,Keyword:Detail=cockpit,Keyword:Detail=pilot,Keyword:Detail=germannwings,Keyword:Detail=french alps,Location:Region=Europe,Content:Type=News World

    VIDEO: Mourners pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew

    The New Paper talks to Singaporeans who went to Parliament House to pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=Mr Lee Kuan Yew,Keyword:Detail=lying in state,Keyword:Detail=mourners,Keyword:Detail=lky

    VIDEO: What Lee Kuan Yew was like as a person (Liu Thai Ker Pt 1)

    Liu Thai Ker, former CEO of the Housing Development Board and Urban Redevelopment Authority, shares his personal views of Mr Lee Kuan Yew. content:type=News,content:category=General,content:category=Political,content:category=Home,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,keyword:detail=lky,keyword:detail=we remember,content:group=Singapore Now

    VIDEO: Remembering Lee Kuan Yew: Little gestures that mean so much

    Members of the public share their personal memory of the late Lee Kuan Yew. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=prime minister,Keyword:Detail=lky

    VIDEO: News In A Minute: Tuesday, March 24

    Today's top headlines: Orchid named after Mr Lee Kuan Yew presented to Prime Minister Lee, National Museum launches exhibition on Mr Lee Kuan Yew and a woman has been given a discharge over her son's death Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=orchid,Keyword:Detail=prime minister,Keyword:Detail=lee hsien loong,Keyword:Detail=national museum,Keyword:Detail=exhibition

    VIDEO: Different sides of Lee Kuan Yew (Othman Wok Pt 3)

    Othman Wok, founding member of the People's Action Party and former Social Affairs Minister, talks about the hard and soft side of Mr Lee Kuan Yew. keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,content:category=Home,content:category=Political,content:category=General,content:type=News,keyword:detail=lky,keyword:detail=we remember,content:group=Singapore Now

    VIDEO: Crash co-pilot properties raided

    Properties linked to the Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing an airliner in the French Alps are raided by police. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Europe,Keyword:Detail=germanwings,Keyword:Detail=co-pilot,Keyword:Detail=andreas lubitz,Keyword:Detail=raid,Keyword:Detail=french alps,Keyword:Detail=crash,Keyword:Detail=lufthansa

    VIDEO: Singapore mourns Lee Kuan Yew

    A day in pictures and videos on how the death of Lee Kuan Yew was felt throughout the nation. Content:Type=News Singapore,Location:Region=Singapore,Content:Category=General,Keyword:Detail=lee kuan yew,Keyword:Detail=rememberinglky,Keyword:Detail=thankyoulky,Keyword:Detail=lky,Keyword:Detail=prime minister,Keyword:Detail=founding father,Keyword:Detail=singapore

    VIDEO: Lee Kuan Yew: Man with a tender heart (Ng Kok Song Pt 2)

    Ng Kok Song, former Chief Investment Officer at the Government Investment Corporation, gives some personal insight on Mr Lee Kuan Yew. content:group=Singapore Now,location:region=Singapore,content:category=Home,content:category=Political,content:category=General,content:type=News

    VIDEO: PM: Living up to my father's expectations (Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Pt 4)

    Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong talks about his father, Mr Lee Kuan Yew's influence on him joining politics, the advice Mr Lee gave him when he became Prime Minister, and whether he's lived up to his father’s expectations. content:type=News,content:category=General,content:category=Political,content:category=Home,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,keyword:detail=lky,keyword:detail=we remember,content:group=Singapore Now

    VIDEO: First impression of Lee Kuan Yew (Alan Chan Pt 1)

    Alan Chan, Principal Private Secretary to then Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew, talks about his first encounter with Mr Lee. content:type=News,content:category=General,content:category=Political,content:category=Home,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,keyword:detail=we remember,keyword:detail=lky,content:group=Singapore Now

    VIDEO: Father of US Germanwings crash victim mourns his son

    The father of an American man killed in Tuesday's French Alps plane crash speaks in Barcelona about the loss of his son, Robert Oliver Calvo. Content:Type=News World,Location:Region=Americas,Keyword:Detail=germanwings,Keyword:Detail=french alps,Keyword:Detail=crash,Keyword:Detail=andreas lubitz

    VIDEO: Lee Kuan Yew in the public eye (Koo Tsai Kee Pt 2)

    Koo Tsai Kee, former Member of Parliament in Mr Lee Kuan Yew's constituency of Tanjong Pagar, shares what Mr Lee was like in the public eye, his relationship with grassroots leaders, and the advice he gave him on trade unions. content:type=News,content:category=General,content:category=Political,content:category=Home,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,keyword:detail=lky,keyword:detail=we remember,content:group=Singapore Now

    VIDEO: Carrying on Lee Kuan Yew's legacy (Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Pt 5)

    Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong recalls the important political lessons he learnt from his father, Mr Lee Kuan Yew, the most misunderstood thing about him, and how he wants him to be remembered. content:type=News,content:category=General,content:category=Political,content:category=Home,location:region=Singapore,keyword:detail=lee kuan yew,keyword:detail=lky,keyword:detail=we remember,content:group=Singapore Now