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Tan Kin Lian’s life story

I came from a family of 6 children. We lived in rental rooms, and had to move from place to…

Ong Beng Seng: The F1 magnate caught in a corruption probe

SINGAPORE — Singapore-based Malaysian billionaire Ong Beng Seng, Managing Director of Hotel Properties Limited (HPL), has been arrested by the…

Former chairman of AirAsia passes away on-board plane

KUALA LUMPUR – A key player in the aviation industry, the former chairman of AirAsia Berhad, Pahamin A.Rajab, 77, has…

Adrian Tan, respected Law Society president and bestselling author, passes away at 57 after cancer battle

SINGAPORE — Adrian Tan, President of the Law Society, succumbed to cancer on Saturday (8 Jul) at age 57 after…

Renowned economist and wage policy pioneer, Prof Lim Chong Yah, passes away at 91

SINGAPORE — Esteemed economist and wage policy pioneer, Emeritus Professor Lim Chong Yah, passed away on Saturday morning at the…

Elon Musk challenges Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to ‘cage match’ amid social media rivalry

In an unexpected turn of events, SpaceX and Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, 51, has challenged Meta (formerly Facebook) CEO Mark…

George Goh shows his dedication to empowering underprivileged communities, recently identified as “hero uncle” who rushed to an accident scene in 2021

While Mr George Goh is widely recognized among Singaporeans as a successful entrepreneur and an aspiring president of Singapore, he…

Jamus Lim answering kids’ “hard” questions with wisdom and warmth

Recently, Jamus Lim, a Member of Parliament for Sengkang GRC, was invited to be on The Singapore Women’s Weekly to…

Rolling on the river no more: Rock legend Tina Turner passes away at 83

Rock legend Tina Turner, the growling songstress who electrified audiences from the 1960s and went on to release hit records across…

Disabled Malaysian mechanic earns online praise for providing motorcycle repairs from bed to make ends meet

PERAK, MALAYSIA— A 27-year-old Malaysian man has garnered praise from netizens for his unwavering commitment to providing motorcycle repair services…