Through the Lens

Singapore Airlines (SIA) turns 70 this year but the Singapore Girl is ever ageless, her smiling face inseparable from the national carrier, which is now an acclaimed airline with 109 aircraft.

How has Singapore changed over the years? Every fortnight, The Straits Times will feature old and new images of a place in Singapore.

Sungei Road in 1982 and today  »

Big Picture

Nature demonstrates its sheer power as gale-force winds blow waves against Church Rock on Broad Haven Beach in Pembrokeshire, Wales.
Mr Leo Lee from Malaysia had a bright idea as he took part in the Trend Upstyle segment of the Singapore Hairdressing Awards 2017 yesterday.
An unusual rainbow, said to be a rare fire rainbow, caught the eye of residents in several parts of Singapore yesterday afternoon.