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May 2, 2016

Duterte To Burn The Singapore Flag?

Duterte To Burn The Singapore Flag?
By in Asia, Local, Politics No comments

A news story published on Straits Times has been circulating and going viral online about presidential candidate Rody Duterte saying that he will “burn the Singapore flag after the Singapore embassy seeks legal advise.” Straits Times quoted the Maharlikan blog site when Duterte said: “Humanap kayo ng flag ng Singapore, susunogin ko p*tangina.” (Find me […]


Dec 4, 2012

Largest Aquarium Opens: S.E.A. Aquarium Opens At Resorts World Sentosa In Singapore

S.E.A. Aquarium
By in Animals, Asia, Lifestyle, Travel, World No comments

The world’s largest aquarium recently opened in Singapore, international news sites reported on Monday, December 3, 2012. The world’s largest aquarium, known as the S.E.A. Aquarium, is one of the new attractions of the Marine Life Park at Singapore‘s Resorts World Sentosa. It opened on November 22, 2012, CNN Travel reported. The largest viewing panel […]


Jul 31, 2012

World’s Largest Cupcake Mosaic: Singapore Sets New World Record Using 20,000 Cupcakes

Largest Cupcake Mosaic in Singapore
By in Amazing, Arts, Asia, Food, Lifestyle, World No comments

Largest Cupcake Mosaic Image Credit: AsiaOne To celebrate National Day, youths from Ayer Rajah Constituency in Singapore set a new Guinness World Record for the world’s largest cupcake mosaic on Sunday, July 29, 2012, several news sites from Singapore reported that day. According to reports, a mosaic featuring the national flag of Singapore enclosed by […]


Aug 9, 2011

“Million Dollar Money Drop” Game Show Premieres in Singapore, Host George Young becomes Trending in Twitter

“Million Dollar Money Drop” Game Show Premieres in Singapore, Host George Young becomes Trending in Twitter
By in Asia, Entertainment, Television No comments

The “Million Dollar Money Drop” game show, which is hosted by George Young, has premiered in Singapore, Tuesday, August 9, 2011, as disclosed by entertainment news sites.
Apparently George Young and the “Million Dollar Money Drop” show has become one of the Top Twitter Trends today, Tuesday, August 9, 2001, as Young goes on social media Facebook and Twitter to “watch” himself host the show.


Jun 20, 2011

ICANN approves new web domain name system, to accept application starting 2012

ICANN approves new web domain name system, to accept application starting 2012
By in Business, Internet, Lifestyle, Technology, World No comments

The ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) has approved the new web domain name system on Monday, June 20, 2011, and will accept application starting next year, 2012. ICANN Board of Director’s meeting in Singapore on June 20, 2011, approving new domain name Image Credit: ICANN.org As reported at ICANN.org on Monday, its […]


May 16, 2011

Cathay Pacific Airbus 330 plane makes emergency landing in Singapore due to fire

Cathay Pacific Airbus 330 plane makes emergency landing in Singapore due to fire
By in Asia, Travel No comments

A Cathay Pacific Airbus 330 plane made an emergency landing in Singapore on the early morning of Monday, May 16, 2011 due to fire, but no one was hurt. Cathay Pacific emergency landing Image Credit: Beawiharta/Reuters As reported at Cathay Pacific’s official website that day, a Cathay Pacific plane with flight # CX715 carrying 136 […]


May 15, 2011

Lee Kuan Yew And Goh Chok Tong Quits From Cabinet In Joint Statement

Lee Kuan Yew and Goh Chok Tong
By in Asia, International, Politics, World No comments

Lee Kuan Yew and Goh Chok Tong Image Credit: Joyce Fang/Wang Hui Fen Singapore‘s founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew and Second Premier Goh Chok Tong announced their retirement from the cabinet through a joint statement, according to reports by international news sites on Saturday, May 14, 2011. According to the issued joint statement, the […]


Nov 6, 2010

Second Qantas Plane emergency landing at Singapore due to Engine Trouble

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Updated November 28, 2010 1:38 p.m. Read Qantas Flight QF1 canceled due to engine fault, a day after all flights resumed A second Qantas plane made an emergency landing at Singapore, and was said to be due to engine trouble, as published at The Wall Street Journal on Friday. According to the report, the second […]