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ST SPECIALS

ST EXPLAINS

Do not lay out trays of CNY goodies; practise strict hand hygiene, say experts

This is because this kind of communal eating increases the risk of spreading Covid-19.

What you need to know to get the most out of cycling in Singapore

Did you pick up cycling recently? Here are some safety tips and riders' favourite routes.

S'pore's first listed Spac starts trading: What is a Spac and how does it work?

Singapore’s first special purpose acquisition company (Spac) started trading on the mainboard of the local bourse.

CLOSEUP

ST CloseUp: Zhng - Inside the world of modified cars

It's not tough to spot them on the roads. They are the ones with the flashy, colourful lights and  loud, roaring engines.

ST CloseUp: Becoming an influencer in 30 days

What are the hacks of these influencers, and how much of what one sees on Instagram is faked?

ST CloseUp: Cyclists versus pedestrians in battle of the sidewalks

Serious collisions have plagued Singapore's overcrowded sidewalks in recent years.

SMART PARENTING

Fun With Kids: Free Chinese New Year-themed science activities, doodle date, We Baby Bears

Make family time all the more special with these ideas and activities.
 

My New Year wish is for my kids to enjoy learning, not just pass exams

Picking up a skill or knowledge is something that brings joy and teaches them life values, says Jane Ng.

Videos

HEALTH

Fit & Fab: Retiree picked up Brazilian jiu-jitsu at 55 and earned his black belt at 67

"I spar with partners much younger than me and they are surprised when they learn my age," says Mr Richard Wee.

Hot Bods: Having six meals a day, every three hours

Meet special education teacher Gisele Lim, 43, and student Javier Tan, 19.

Courts & Crime

Bus driver fined after accident with lorry on BKE landed 18 passengers in hospital

A woman suffered a spine fracture while an eight-year-old boy fractured his finger.

Man molested intoxicated woman in car; his colleague later raped her in a chalet

Yong Chun Hong was the last person linked to this case to be convicted in court.

International school teacher gets 6 weeks' jail for assaulting cabby

The Canadian had testified earlier that he was "doing what was necessary to protect" his son, who has autism.

PICTURES

Singapore's Covid-19 journey: 10 best photos capturing the pandemic

The selections are accompanied by the reflections of the ST photographers behind them.