Heroic migrant worker rescued mother and son after car plunged into canal in Bukit Timah

On Sunday (9 Jul), a collision between two vehicles in Bukit Timah resulted in a car plunging into a canal, hospitalising a woman and her son.

A courageous migrant worker promptly sprang into action, rescuing the trapped passengers. Social media celebrated his heroism, praising the often-overlooked migrant workers for their compassion and significant contributions to society.

‘Rapunzel’ in HDB? Netizens amused by aunty hangs clothes vertically down HDB block

21 century ‘Rapunzel’ staying at Singapore HDB? Netizens were captivated when a Singapore HDB resident ingeniously hung clothes vertically down the parapet.

The securely attached clothes showcased in the photos sparked lively discussions, though it later emerged that it was all a misunderstanding caused by a snapped clothesline.

Swifties queue at SingPost outlets 2 days before Taylor Swift concert ticket General On-sale

Dedicated Swifties were spotted camping outside specific SingPost outlets from as early as 3 am on Thursday (6 Jul), two days ahead of the General On-sale for Taylor Swift concert tickets on Friday.

While their passion for securing tickets is admirable, it is crucial for Swifties to prioritise personal safety and take care of their well-being.

Van driver in Phuket charged with threatening Singaporean tourist in $2.87 dispute

A van driver in Phuket, Thailand, has been charged by provincial police for threatening a Singaporean tourist.

The conflict arose when the tourist was informed of an additional fee of 100 Baht (2.87 USD) to be taken to a hotel just 1km away from the drop-off location.

The tourist’s refusal to pay and dissatisfaction with the driver’s handling of his luggage further escalated the situation.

Massive fire breaks out at chemical storage facility in Tuas industrial area

In the early hours of Wednesday (5 Jul), a colossal fire erupted at a chemical storage facility in Tuas, prompting a rapid response from the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF).

SCDF firefighters swiftly engaged in extensive firefighting operations. While the majority of the team emerged unscathed, one firefighter experienced giddiness and received medical attention at Ng Teng Fong General Hospital.