National Day Food FYI
PUFFS FOR FRONTLINERS This National Day, pay tribute to front-line workers with the Singa Puffs from Old Chang Kee, available till Aug 31. The puffs ($3) are available for sponsorship and you can have them sent, for instance, to nurses, dormitory workers, or firefighters. There is no...
NASI LEMAK BURGERMuslim-owned Burgs by Project Warung offers the Nasi Lemak burger ($5.60), a tasty way to spend Aug 9. You will get a fillet of deep-fried turmeric chicken, topped with cucumber slices, homemade sambal, ikan bilis and a fried egg. To order, go to
from tomorrow. The burger is available till Aug 31.RENDANG SUBIn time for the country's 56th birthday, Subway has introduced its first local flavour pairing, available till Sept 28. You can get the Chicken Rendang sub (from $7.30) or Beef Rendang sub (from $7.90) and pair that with a pandan cookie (from $1.40). If you do not know what to add to your rendang sub, Subway recommends Old English cheddar cheese, mixed greens, tomato, cucumber, mixed pepper and onion.
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Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Melbourne, tremors rattle southeast Australia
SYDNEY/MELBOURNE — A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck near Melbourne on Wednesday (Sept 22), Geoscience Australia said, one of the country's biggest quakes on record, causing damage to buildings in the country's second largest city and sending tremors throughout neighbouring states.
Celebrate S'pore's birthday with FairPrice's National Day promotionsTo celebrate Singapore's 56th birthday on Aug 9, enjoy multiple deals at FairPrice as part of its National Day campaign. It runs from today to Aug 18 at all FairPrice outlets, including supermarkets, FairPrice Finest, FairPrice Xtra, Warehouse Club and FairPrice...
Malaysia records second day of 207 COVID-19 deaths, ICU numbers hit new highKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia reported 207 deaths from COVID-19 for the second consecutive day on Tuesday (Jul 27), with the number of critically ill ... It's all of South East Asia. ASEAN needs a multinational vaccine drive. 这个时候还不是解除紧急法令的时候，还有很多人未接种懂吗？
Models shed clothes for annual Bodypainting Day in NYCIf you happened to stroll by Union Square in New York City on Sunday, you might have been greeted by an unusual sight: people posing nude, their bodies covered in floral designs and stars painted in bright colors. 'The idea of the event is really to promote free expression and acceptance of all people, their ideas as artists and also their bodies,' said artist Andy Golub, the event's main organizer. It was also a way to celebrate New York City's emerging from the deadly coronavirus pandemic after more than a year of restrictions that forced the city that never sleeps to grind to almost a complete halt.
Tokyo COVID-19 cases top 3,000, record high for second straight day - mediaTOKYO (Reuters) -Daily COVID-19 cases in Olympic host city Tokyo hit a record high for a second straight day on Wednesday, topping 3,000 for the first time since the pandemic began, local media reported, as the spike in infections puts pressure on hospitals. The sharp rise in cases may dampen domestic enthusiasm for the Games - taking place under unprecedented conditions, including a ban on spectators in most venues - despite a rush of medals for Japanese athletes. The surge may also spell trouble for Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, whose support ratings are at their lowest since he took office last September, ahead of a general election this year.
Four-day work week would help workers live fuller lives: WP MP Louis ChuaAssuming u hv a job “While (it is) not the only reason for our low birth rates, the ‘five-day work week’ has gone beyond its intended definition and consumed our daily lives,” said Workers’ Party MP Louis Chua. On the flip side, it'll also force the average worker, the average person on the streets, to complete 5 days of work in 4 days.
316 people are shot every day in America. Here are 5 storiesIt's even prompted President Joe Biden to order federal strike forces in to help catch gun traffickers who are supplying weapons used in the shootings. Todriana Peters was a combination of sugar and sass, a 12-year-old with strong opinions who also liked to snuggle up with her grandmother or cousin on the couch.