I bought the second-cheapest tickets available for Singapore's F1 race this weekend, and it was a huge mistake

I bought tickets for seats at the Padang Grandstand, which cost 138 Singapore dollars, or $96, and Bay Grandstand for SG$198.

Kanye West wants YZY to be an inclusive brand

Kanye West has outlined his long-term ambition for his YZY brand.

Best Events To Check Out During The F1 Singapore Grand Prix 2022 (Even If You Don’t Have A Ticket)

The Formula One Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix returns after a two-year hiatus in 2022 with unique F1 experiences for everyone to enjoy across the city, whether you have a race pass or not. Now more prominent than ever, the Singapore Grand Prix (SGP) is back with a vengeance, and we’re not complaining. Whether you’re watching the race at the circuit or at celebrating bars outside, the city offers many exciting events and experiences for...

Chung Yeung Festival in Hong Kong – rules about food offerings to ancestors, tomb sweeping and what not to do

The festival falls on the ninth day of the ninth lunar month, and is a time for visiting ancestors' graves to maintain them and pay respects to the departed There are important rules, like how many incense sticks to offer and in what order, and which foods are acceptable as offerings. We outline the dos and don'ts Chung Yeung Festival, or Double Ni...

All the sensational charm of Caroline Wozniacki. Photos of the former tennis player

Class of 1990, she was born in Odense

102-year-old mother with Alzheimer’s thanking her ‘mum’ sweet video touches millions in China as she mistakenly believes caregiving daughter is her parent

The old woman sometimes confuses her daughter for her mother, highlighting that Alzheimer's is a terrible disease The younger woman said she wants to show the best side of her mother, so she shares the positive moments they have China's oldest online celebrity might be a 102-year-old woman with Alzheimer's and her 59-year-old daughter offers a wind...

Kampong Glam festival has more than 10 food trucks, outdoor cinema & live bands until Oct. 2


Christine Quinn wants to launch her own fashion line

Christine Quinn has revealed she's hoping to launch her own fashion brand one day.

What you should know before getting Botox

Botox injections are a popular cosmetic procedure. Not as invasive as other forms of plastic surgery, and relatively cheap compared to other treatments, Botox has consistently increased in popularity, especially among those looking to ease out facial lines. It should be noted as well that Botox is not just about smoothing wrinkles; it can also be used for a variety of conditions, including excessive sweating and acne. But that doesn't mean that there isn't cause for concern, and you should definitely become informed before deciding if Botox is for you. Click through the following gallery and learn more about Botox.

Gear Maker DXR Introduces The Crunck Waterproof Motorcycle Sneaker

These waterproof riding sneakers are equipped with all the essential safety features, and won’t break the bank.

The royal weddings that changed European history

Queen Victoria was one of the longest reigning monarchs in history, ruling for 64 years. She dedicated many of these years to arranging alliances with other powerful states around Europe. These alliances were achieved through marriages between her children and grandchildren and members of other European royal families. The result was such a vast distribution of British royals around Europe that Queen Victoria became known as the "Grandmother of Europe." Click through the following gallery to learn about the incredible number of marriages she arranged and the powerful positions her descendants claimed.

Celebrities you might not know are related

Not every family connection is that obvious, or that well known. Here are some famous people you might not have known who were related.

30 genius dollar-store hacks

Improving the look, feel, and functionality of your space needn’t break the bank. Same goes for tackling fun hobbies like gardening, crafting, or travelling. The solution is to do most of your shopping at a local dollar store. (You really can hack its items into almost anything.) Here are 30 pretty awesome and practical suggestions to try.

How to identify the warning signs of a stroke

Did you know that strokes are the second leading cause of death and the third leading cause of disability in the world? The information comes from a report by the World Health Organization (WHO). But how can you identify the symptoms of a stroke, which can easily be confused with other diseases? We have listed some warning signs that you should look out for. Click to find out more.

30 theories about what happens when you die

For many people the fear of death revolves around the fear of the unknown. What happens when we die? Do we go to heaven, get reincarnated into an animal, or get re-programmed in the simulation? Narrowing down the many theories people have about death, check out these 30 philosophies about the afterlife!

‘A future where everyone can sustainably fly supersonic’: Japan Airlines could be among first to operate ‘son of Concorde’ airliner commercially

Supersonic plane Overture, which is in development, is expected to carry 80 passengers at Mach 1.7, twice the speed of today's passenger jets Japan Airlines and American Airlines are likely to be launch customers for the airliner, designed to be net-zero carbon and run on sustainable aviation fuel Nearly two decades after the last flight of a plane...

Singapore Has The Best Roads In The World With Malaysia Ranking 12th For The Worst Says Study

Like most people, we love to drive. After all there is just something inspiring about driving on an open road with your favourite set of wheels. That is, if they road quality is up to scratch. This is why its fortunate that a new study has ranked the best and worst roads in the world. The study is a useful one for sure. Assessing where you can drive on high quality roads provides numerous benefits especially for travellers. It not only...

20 things you must stop doing to your cat

Many cat lovers adore felines because they require "little" care. That’s not exactly true, however. Here are 20 things you should never do to your cat, and some tips for building a harmonious relationship with your furry friend.

Some of the unique things owned by Queen Elizabeth II

On 8 September 2022, Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, passed away peacefully at her home in Balmoral, Scotland. She was 96. The British crown has been passed on to her eldest son, who is known as King Charles III. This is a moment in royal history as the world witnessed a shift in the monarchy for the first time since the Queen was crowned in 1937. A regal life splendidly lived, Her Royal Highness inherited and was gifted...

Animal welfare: best and worst countries

The Animal Protection Index scored 50 countries around the world based on their commitments to animal welfare and protection. Led by World Animal Protection, each country was assessed based on a series of indicators, including providing humane education, promoting awareness, and animal welfare standards. The scores range from A to G, with A being the highest and G the lowest. Discover which grade each of these 50 countries received and learn more about the methodology of the index in the following gallery.

Telltale signs of a gifted child

The definition of a gifted child is one whose intelligence puts them in the top 2% of the population, says psychologist Dr. Kahina Louis. While many parents will think their children are geniuses, this can be attributed to bias. But have you ever wondered what signs a genuinely gifted child might display in their behavior? If you want to find out what they are, click through this gallery.

20 predictions that came true

It’s easier to read into the past than predict the future. Yet, these predictions announced events that actually occurred thereafter...

Kanye West debuts ‘White Lives Matter’ shirt at surprise Paris Fashion Week show

Kanye West held a surprise fashion show to debut his new collection, Yzyszn9. One of the items was a long-sleeved shirt with 'White Lives Matter' on the back This is not the first time West has caused controversy with his clothing. In 2018, he wore a Maga hat to visit then US president Donald Trump at the White House After recently severing ties be...

Displaced by SERS — Marsiling Estate Residents Show Us Their Fondest Memories of Home

If places makes memories, and memories make the home, what happens when you're relocated away from familiarity? For residents of the blocks here at Marsiling, recently acquired by HDB under the SERS scheme, the struggle to keep the feeling of home remains. We hand them film cameras and ask them to show us, literally, through their lens, places in the estate that hold deep and meaningful memories for them. The post Displaced by SERS — Marsiling...

The most beautiful cities in Japan

Death by selfie: The world’s most dangerous places to snap photos

Taking a selfie sounds like a riskless habit that many take part in these days. However, it can turn deadly. That’s because people are often putting themselves in harm’s way to snap the perfect photo. A study that was created to analyze selfie-related deaths by country shows that, though most fatalities involve millennials, plenty of older people are victims, too. Ranked by countries with the least to the most deaths, this gallery includes some of the more recent cases, though more may have occurred. Click through the gallery to see where people have died from taking selfies and how.

Mistakes dog owners make all the time

Dogs are wonderful pets, but training and caring for them can be challenging at times. We want our dogs to feel loved, but also want them to behave and to obey our commands. There are many benefits to owning a dog, but there are also responsibilities, and sometimes we do things we're not supposed to even though we do them with the best intentions. In this gallery, we list some of these common mistakes. Click on and see if you've been guilty of any of these.

A guide to staying fit and healthy as you get older

Most people look forward to a relaxing lifestyle as they get older, but that doesn't have to mean being sedentary. In fact, when crossing the middle age threshold, we ought to be more careful with our life choices in order to maximize our health and overall well-being. Are you in need of a midlife health check? Click through this gallery for the best tips on how to stay fit and healthy.

The first ‘Moon’ resort will unveil in Dubai soon

Expect to experience the unprecedented, as the most unique themed resort is set to open in Dubai within two years from now. Dubai is home to all things luxury, and now the city is expected to get its own ‘moon’ soon – an ultra-luxurious hotel themed around the celestial body, which costs USD 5 billion. Here is all that we know about this massive project. Dubai will probably be home to its own moon – a massive moon-shaped destination resort that...

‘Lying flat’ is no more: new evolution of disillusionment has frustrated Chinese youths ‘letting it rot’

'Lying flat', or tang ping in Mandarin, a social protest movement, went mainstream in China last year, referring to the idea of just doing enough to get by But now, some Chinese youths are 'letting it rot' by not even attempting to participate in society to begin with "I am bailan-ing. Leave me alone," read a note posted on the door of 28-year-old ...

Optimal Packing For The Travelling Singaporean Techie

These gadgets and tech-related items are a must-have not just for the travelling Singaporean techie, but for anyone packing for their next holiday.

How to get more sleep at night

The most scandalous moments in beauty pageant history

The world of beauty pageants appears to be one of beautiful women with poise and talent, but it's often marred by lies, sex scandals, drugs, and lawsuits, as well as waves upon waves of embarrassment. Intrigued? Then check out this gallery to see the most scandalous, and certainly less honorable, moments in beauty pageant history.

Disturbing consequences of eating avocados

You’ve heard that avocados are supposedly the reason that millennials are killing the housing industry, and everyone has been hit over the head numerous times with the various health benefits of the good fats in the buttery fruit. Not many are aware, however, that the true cost of an avocado is much higher than the US$1.50 you pay for extra guacamole. From destroying ecosystems and expediting climate change, to fueling drug cartels and gang violence, the avocado has become quite the controversial berry (that's right, berry). Check out the gallery to see the surprising and disturbing effects of the breakfast staple you love.

The sinister condition known as sepsis

Sepsis is the body's extreme response to infection. Without timely treatment, sepsis can rapidly lead to tissue damage, organ failure, and death. It's a sinister condition. According to the Sepsis Trust, every three seconds someone in the world dies of sepsis. Fortunately, most people recover from sepsis, and it's not contagious. But it can be a killer. So, what exactly causes sepsis, who is at risk, and what are the signs and symptoms? Click through and find out more about this life-threatening medical emergency.

Study finds dogs cry happy tears when reunited with their owners

Joseph Quinn becomes the face of the Gris Dior scent

'Stranger Things' star Joseph Quinn has been revealed as the new face of the Gris Dior scent.

Your MasterChef Favourites: Where Are They Now?

From managing a successful chain of hawker stalls to holding private dining sessions and getting involved in culinary collaborations, these MasterChef contestants are (still) cooking up a storm post-competition.

Rain, Majulah Singapura, crashes and fireworks: Everything that happened at the F1 Singapore Grand Prix last night

Muddy fields from the first two days of dancing to Westlife, Black Eyed Peas and Marshmello? That’s not going to stop the big day that was Sunday – the last day of the Formula One (F1) Grand Prix weekend. Sunday is also when the actual night race happens, rain or shine. Unfortunately, no amount of…

Two F1 fans in S'pore have splashing good time in puddle after heavy downpour

When life gives you lemons.

Cats in places where they shouldn't be

Tantrums: Here’s Why Your Child Is Showing Frequent Bursts Of Anger And Hostility

Mums, it is a red flag if your child bursts out without any reason. Read on to know more.

They got my bank info, my phone number and some VERY PRIVATE photos! The stars whose social media accounts were hacked...

Hackers are lurking all over the internet, waiting to pounce of your lack of online security and hack into your social media accounts. Being rich and famous does not mean you are safer, either. In fact in makes you a PRIZE TARGET! Stars such as Harry Styles, Emma Watson and even the creator of Facebook himself have been hacked... Read on to find out who else's cybersecurity has been breached...

Join Different Deepavali Events With Your Family in Singapore

Make the most of the festivities by checking out our list of Deepavali events in Singapore catered to families with young kids!

Prince Harry will become King? You WILL NOT BELIEVE these Nostradamus prophecies...

Michel de Nostredame was a French astrologer, apothecary, physician and reputed seer, who is best known for writing the book ‘Les Prophéties’. The tome is a collection of 942 poetic quatrains that allegedly foretell future events. Published in 1555, his book features a series of texts linked to events that are similar to some that have taken place in recent years. Read on to discover the prophecies of Michel de Nostredame, the man known as Nostradamus...

Who died at Windsor Castle?

We have written before about notable deaths in Buckingham Palace, and now it's time to move west from the capital—to Windsor. The last person to die in the royal residence was Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in 2021, but many more have taken their last breath in Windsor. Browse through the following gallery and get to know who died at Windsor Castle.

K-pop group Verivery, back after two-year hiatus, are excited to see their fans again, and share their new, darker sounds

The members of Verivery - Dongheon, Hoyoung, Minchan, Gyehyeon, Yeonho, Yongseung and Kangmin - are excited to be back on the roadThey talk about working on their most recent album, Series 'O' Round 3: Whole, and sharing their sound with fans new and old Imagine being a year old with the whole world ahead of you, and then being told to freeze in pl...

How Indonesia’s Komodo dragons found themselves at the centre of a livelihood vs conservation debate

The government plans to raise the entry fee for Indonesia's Komodo National Park 2,400 per cent, from US$10 to U$250, prompting protests in nearby Labuan BajoMost local tourism operators agree that fees should cater to different categories of visitors, and there should be workable long-term controls on their impact Seen from the elevated Puncak War...

Times royals went undercover

When we think of royals and what they get up to, several things might come to mind. The role of royal family members is generally to support the monarch in their State and national duties, as well as doing work in the areas of public and charitable service. We don't normally think of royal as getting involved in undercover work, not least because they would probably be recognized and therefore are not the best candidate for the job! On several occasions throughout history, however, members of the royal family have done exactly that. For one reason or another, they donned a disguise and set about their regal (or not so regal) business. Curious? Check out this gallery to learn about some royals who went undercover.

Leo: Your love horoscope - October 04

Leo: here are your love predictions for the day October 04