Miss Singapore and Miss Myanmar highlighted important social issues during the national costume segment of the 69th Miss Universe competition.
Racial hate: Miss Singapore candidate Bernadette Belle Ong wore the red and white colors of the Singaporean flag in a cape with the message “Stop Asian Hate” printed on the back during the show on Thursday at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel in Florida.
A professor from Singapore appeared physically upset after realizing that he had wasted two hours of his time lecturing in complete silence.
Dong Wang is an associate professor from the Department of Mathematics at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Like many educators around the world, he has been teaching classes online to help control the spread of COVID-19.
Developed by two doctorate students, the drinks can be stored chilled or at room temperature for at least 14 weeks and remain effective.
An Instagram user, believed to be a student at the ESSEC Business School in Singapore, has sparked outrage for posting an image of herself making the racist slant-eye gesture.
Facing backlash: User @louisepzn can be seen wearing a Chinese traditional outfit known as a qipao while doing the gesture meant to insult Asian people.
Singapore has approved the sale of cultured meat this week, setting a first for world governments.
On Tuesday, Eat Just, a San Francisco-based startup, announced that the Singapore Food Agency (SFA) approved the sale of its chicken nuggets, which are made from lab-grown chicken cells.
A woman in Singapore was devastated after learning her long-time boyfriend had an affair with a domestic helper she had already “sent home.”
The woman, who declined to identify herself, moved to Singapore from China with her boyfriend more than 10 years ago, eventually having a daughter of their own.
Social media users expressed outrage after CNN labeled Singapore as “Not a country” in an article outlining President Donald Trump’s “irresponsible approach” in handling the COVID-19 pandemic.
Singaporean police are now investigating a video of what appears to be a teen student hitting a woman believed to be his mother.
The video, which went viral on TikTok, started off with the teen having an argument with his mother about his allowance, according to Must Share News.
Malaysian workers in Singapore who have been separated from their families due to COVID-19 lockdowns finally got the reunion they were longing for just in time for the Mid-Autumn Festival.
Trapped for months: The workers, who were assigned across the Causeway in Singapore, were not able to return home for months as border lockdowns made such travels impossible, MSN reports.
Scalpers in Singapore have begun capitalizing on gamers’ anticipation of Sony’s upcoming console, with many marking up the price in their listings online.
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Allegations surfaced against Southaven, a fashion boutique chain in Singapore, for its harsh treatment of employees by requiring them to do a weekly report of their weight gain and making them do squats for missing their sales target.
Several people who previously worked for Southaven have come forward and made allegations against the company in a Facebook group last week, according to Mothership.
A prominent DJ, influencer and actor in Singapore surprised fans after revealing that she has volunteered in healthcare since April.
Jade Rasif, who has nearly 360,000 followers on Instagram, decided to make the switch after nurses took care of her when she got tested for a fever, throat infection and breathing anomalies.