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Who Will Take The Lead In Times Of Crisis?

PROGRESS is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. Every day, for the past several weeks and months, I’ve thought of these words from...

House Of Peranakan Curios

HE has spent a large proportion of his life actively keeping this heritage alive. But Alvin Mark Yapp, a true-blue Baba, avoids going overboard about his Peranakan heritage. His trick, he...

What Makes The Peranakans Special?

THE vibrancy of the Peranakan culture is a feast for the senses. From the aromatic cuisine to the delicate fabrics, bold designs and expressive language and demeanour, this hybrid community...
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In Your Ears

IT’S the oft heard story of a group of youths finding friendship and a shared passion that leads them into business. For a group of church band buddies, the opportunity...
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Cryptocurrency Trends

ARE you confused by cryptocurrency? You're not alone in thinking this rapidly evolving digital currency is mysterious and dangerous, if you believe what you read. But, the concept is quite...
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Creativity In A Logical World

HOW can we encourage a coming together of creativity and logic in a country  increasingly reliant on technology? The recent closure of the YALE-NUS programme caused concern in some quarters....
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Moving In Comfort — Audi Q5

IN the grander scheme of things, the finer details are sometimes worth noting when it comes to making a decision. In the Audi Q5, much of the expectations of this...
Emma Raducanu, Cristian Ronaldo, Lewis Hamilton

A Weekend Of Sporting Heroics

IT turned out to be an eventful weekend of sporting activity to take the mind away from the dreariness of an ongoing pandemic and the start of another week...
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Privileged Positions

THERE has been a lot of discussion about privilege of late. It’s an ongoing concept that will never settle since almost everyone is trying to get a leg up in...

The Mirror Doesn’t Lie

AUTHENTICITY. This simple yet big word brings us to Brené Brown, PhD. She is a renowned  research professor at the University of Houston Graduate College of Social Work. Having spent the...