What to watch in August: Our pick of shows to stream or catch on TV

What to watch in August: Our pick of shows to stream or catch on TV

2/8/2021 5:00:00 AM

What to watch in August: Our pick of shows to stream or catch on TV

From original CNA documentaries to a brand new Singapore historical drama to a bit of K-pop, here's our guide to what is worth your precious screen time.

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Permission to Dance? BTS sing their way through United Nations

NEW YORK — Fully vaccinated South Korean band BTS danced its way through the United Nations (UN) in a Monday (Sept 20) broadcast, promoting global goals tackling poverty, inequality, injustice and climate change ahead of the annual UN gathering of world leaders.

Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt's Jungle Cruise docks with US$34m in US theatresThe show also picked up US$30m on Disney Plus Premier Access globally.

2 rare Sumatran tigers recovering after catching COVID-192 rare Sumatran tigers recovering after catching COVID-19

World's highest bungy jump: China tourists can now take a 260-metre leap from Zhangjiajie Grand CanyThe 430-metre glass-bottomed pedestrian bridge, designed by Israeli architect Haim Dotan and opened in August 2016, was once the longest glass-bottomed suspension bridge in the world.

121 new COVID-19 cases detected in Singapore; 38 unlinkedThe Ministry of Health (MOH) on Sunday (1 August) reported the detection of 121 new cases of COVID-19 infection in Singapore, taking the country's total case count to 65,102.

Japan's factory activity growth picks up, costs rapidly riseJapan's factory output growth picked up in July due to a stronger expansion of output and new orders, as manufacturers benefited from a continuing ...

More than 700 saved from Mediterranean this weekend: Aid groupRescue ships picked up more than 700 people trying to cross the Mediterranean in makeshift vessels this weekend, mainly off the coasts of Libya ...