Sepang (Selangor) - Two giant oil slicks spotted off southern Vietnam last night offered the strongest sign yet that a missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane with 239 passengers and crew had crashed, though six countries involved in a massive search operation in the South China Sea have found no signs of any wreckage.
When Rachel Sim (not her real name) decided to break up with her boyfriend of two months late last year, he refused to let go.
A new tribunal to deal with feuding neighbours who cannot settle their differences is expected to be set up in the second half of the year.
Police last night arrested the driver of a car which crashed through Woodlands Checkpoint.
Renting out a flat has long been seen as a good way to bring in some extra income, but the chill winds blowing through the property market are forcing a painful rethink.
During a recent meet-the-author session organised by Books Kinokuniya, some novice investors asked me how they could invest successfully in the stock market even though they were not financial experts.
Malaysia and Australia are the hottest destinations for affluent Singapore investors buying property abroad - but India and China are catching up.
On May 15, 1996, publisher Leung Tin Wai was in his office in Quarry Bay, working on his new magazine, Surprise Weekly. Two men entered, saying they had photographs for publication. What they whipped out instead were choppers.
Restaurants and cafes in the West tend to operate with fewer staff than those in Singapore. At their best, workers take on more responsibilities, multi-task, know their products well, and have pride in what they do. This model can be replicated here if the three parties involved - customers, operators and workers - change their mindsets.
The Bill proscribing harassment is a good first step in protecting victims of harassment, whose tormentors often know they are well beyond the long arm of the law.
Those who cherish their eight hours of beauty sleep will frown at Mr Josh Quah's regular night-time routine. From midnight until at least 3am, from Monday to Wednesday, the 26-year-old can be found seated in front of his laptop with his headphones blaring.
While frazzled executives inch along in their cars during morning rush hour, restaurateur Michael Ma whizzes to work merrily on a skate scooter.
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch cheekily leapt into the background of rockers U2's photo on the red carpet at the Oscars on Sunday, and was quickly proclaimed in the media as the winner of a new category: Best Photobomb.
The LionsXII are stunned after Kelantan came from behind to win with a Francis Forkey Doe goal in stoppage time. The defeat was the Singapore side's first Malaysian Super League loss at the Jalan Besar Stadium in 20 months.
London - Arsenal cruised into the FA Cup semi-finals as a late brace from substitute Olivier Giroud sealed a 4-1 win over Everton at the Emirates Stadium yesterday.
The divide between hero and villain can be wafer thin. Robin van Persie was both an architect of a much-needed Manchester United victory yesterday and the beneficiary of the leniency of referee Jonathan Moss, who perhaps ought to shown him the red card that would have ruled him out of next Sunday's game against Liverpool.