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An oil painting by pioneer Singapore artist Cheong Soo Pieng, which sold for HK$7.72 million (S$1.408 million) at Christie's in Hong Kong today, was among the eight artist records set at the landmark auction of Singapore art.
The theme for December's issue of The Life is travel. Win one of two luxury holidays by downloading The Life, free with the Straits Times' Star E-Books app. 
More than 4,000 cosplayers thronged Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre over the weekend for the annual Anime Festival Asia.
SINGAPORE - Gallery & Co, a retail cafe in the newly-opened National Gallery Singapore (NGS), has apologised for the abrupt closure of a local art exhibition by a pair of young artists on Saturday (Nov 28).


Life commissions food writer and baker Chris Tan to come up with a recipe that mirrors the famous treats from the Hong Kong bakery
One recent Saturday morning, four Australians, two Britons and this reporter met beside 7ha of chardonnay, pinot noir and pinot meunier vines, ready to sample what has been called one of the world's finest sparkling wines, at the source.
Fukushima, better known for the 2011 nuclear power disaster, produces some of Japan's best sakes
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