The Straits Times Celebrates 170 years

From tracking down and interviewing World War II survivors to ploughing through newspaper archives for old pictures, the undergraduates who helped work on The Straits Times' latest e-book say the experience has opened their eyes to the country's past.

Features

Look out for family reunions this month at the Esplanade's Pesta Raya, an annual festival that celebrates Malay heritage and culture.

People

If you dare award-winning creative director Larry Peh to do something, chances are he will work hard to prove he can do it.
At age 12, Zakir Hamid was in the spotlight as a compere on the popular Malay children's show Aksi Mat Yoyo. At age 23, he made the news when he became the Republic of Singapore Air Force's (RSAF) first Malay pilot in 1992.