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Sentosa Sandsation: 40 Photos of Southeast Asia’s Biggest Sand Festival

Resident photographer Kurt Ganapthy captures some sandsational photos of the Marvel-themed exhibition taking place until 16 September 2018 at Sentosa in Singapore.

Asian Games 2018: 50 Pictures of a Singaporean’s Experience in Jakarta

Resident photographer Kurt Ganapathy travels to the Indonesian capital to capture the festive spirit at the exciting 2018 Asiad.

Word on the Street: Dennis “The Ladykiller” (Singapore Pro Wrestler)

Dennis The Ladykiller is a prize fighter. He’s very smooth and charismatic, and he walks out in a yellow robe and snakeskin tights. Yellow is not even my favourite colour, but I know that it suits the character. He’s very flashy, which is very different from who I am in real life.

Word on the Street: Li Lin Wee (Director of NDP 2018 Music Video)

I think all the people who agreed to be part of the video intrinsically understood what being part of a family is, whatever that means to different people. Each of these profiles also have love for our country in some form or another, and I feel like we managed to capture that in each frame.

Word on the Street: Peng Da

I compared diabetes to hell for my design project. I was inspired by religion and used Haw Par Villa as my point of reference. To me, how diabetes affects a person’s health is very similar to the way in which the theme park portrays the different levels of hell.

World Cup 2018: 50 Pictures of One Singaporean’s Amazing Trip to Russia

In the name of the Beautiful Game, resident photographer Kurt Ganapathy spent 17 days travelling across seven cities in Russia to bring you this set of stunning images.

Word on the Street: Sabrina Hamid

I experienced molestation when I was in secondary school. I was on the bus and the guy seated next to me lifted my skirt. I didn’t know what to do; I just alighted and cried about it…

Word on the Street: Clara Lock (Author of “Stay Gold”)

Facing a question mark on his mortality, he showed how being present is sometimes the greatest gift you can give someone. That was ultimately the legacy he left behind in this world…

Kenny Leck Discusses the BooksActually 24-Hour Fundraising Event

Time to raise some money! On EP 3 of our YouTube series “Upcoming”, we talk with Kenny Leck about selling bricks and finding a forever home for his beloved bookstore.

MMA Fighter Angela Lee Defends Belt on Home Ground in Epic Rematch at One: Unstoppable Dreams

It’s throwback Wednesday, and we relive a night of amazing fights that took place at the ONE Championship event in Singapore.

The State of Fun: 10 Exciting Things to Do at Sentosa Island in Singapore

Whether you’re a kid or a kid at heart, nothing stirs up excitement quite like the thought of visiting Sentosa island here in Singapore.

Singapore Roars as Pro Boxer Muhamad Ridhwan Remains Undefeated and Improves to 10-0

The Chosen Wan’s star continues to rise after a hard-fought victory at Roar of Singapore IV on 20th April 2018. Relive the action with these pictures.

Hidden Bali: 30 Lovely Images of Peaceful Amed | Travel Inspiration

Just when you thought you knew Bali inside out, the Island of the Gods reveals a new face. Introducing Amed, a peaceful seaside village built on diving.

Singapore Boxer Muhamad Ridhwan Discusses “Roar of Singapore IV”

Will The Chosen Wan bring home the IBO Intercontinental Featherweight Title? On EP 2 of our YouTube series “Upcoming”, the boxer shares his thoughts, hopes and heartfelt message for his supporters.

Thick Beats for Good Girls: A Love Letter to Hip-Hop | Singapore Theatre Review

Attention, theatre geeks! Here’s our review of the Checkpoint Theatre play written and performed by Pooja Nansi and Jessica Bellamy.

‘Others’ is Not a Race by Melissa De Silva | Singapore Literature Review

Hello, fans of local literature! We review this part-fictional, part-autobiographical book by Melissa De Silva that examines Eurasian culture in Singapore.

Word on the Street: Jason (Beng Who Cooks)

This business is not for the strawberry generation, but I’m determined to change the hawker scene, one bowl at a time…

Playwrights Pooja Nansi and Jessica Bellamy Discuss “Thick Beats for Good Girls”

What makes a good girl? And why is hip-hop a great storytelling medium? On Episode 1 of our YouTube series “Upcoming”, Pooja and Jessica offer insights into their brand new play by Checkpoint Theatre.

Marina Bay Carnival 2018: 20 Eye-Popping Instagram Photos that Scream Festive Fun

We’ve compiled some of the best images from the world of Instagram that capture the festive atmosphere at the Prudential Marina Bay Carnival.

Exploring Chinatown on Chinese New Year 2018 | Singapore in Pictures

With his camera in hand, Kurt Ganapathy explores Chinatown in Singapore during Chinese New Year to document life in this iconic district.

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