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Singapore Airlines stewardess meticulously helps 92 year old lady on flight

TL;DR – Singapore girl, you’re a great way to fly. Thanks to Facebook, once again we are reminded of the dedicated service of our national carrier. User Shazy Tan shared on Facebook about her flight Singapore to Frankfurt on Singapore Airlines when she was seated next to a 92 year old lady, Draga, who was flying alone despite her age.

Unscrambling the Chiams’ relationship with Chee Soon Juan

TL;DR – The Chiams don’t want to be used by the Chee Dr Derek da Cunha wrote an article “The Chiams Set The Record Straight” in Six-Six.com. It seems that the Chiams are still quite unhappy about Dr Chee Soon Juan. They don’t agree with some of the things that have been said about the

5 x 5: New telco in Singapore and other things you need to know today

TL;DR – Everything you need to know, summarised for you daily at 5pm. 1) New telco launches this week A new mobile operator Circles.Life is launching this week. Though the actual prices for its mobile plans are not out yet, it appears that this new telco will focus on data-centric plans. Their first ever Livestream covering more

5 x 5: Hello Gudetama Airlines, Goodbye Goody Feed and all you need to know

TL;DR – Everything you need to know, summarised for you daily at 5pm. 1) All aboard Gudetama Airlines! The latest Gudetama attraction has now hit Tokyo where you get to board the Gudetama Airline which though not an actual airplane, you’ll get to experience Gudetama flight attendants, fake food resembling in-flight meals featuring the ‘lazy egg’ and finally the baggage claim area

Today’s Star Wars Day! Here are some jokes g’teed to make you laugh

TL;DR – May the Fourth be with you. If you have woken up this morning to copious amounts of May The Fourth Be With You all over your Facebook feed, well, brace yourself cause it’s Star Wars Day! (By the way, we apparently might have Margaret Thatcher to thank for this day.  This former British primer minister was elected

5 x 5: Bangladeshi workers in Singapore detained for planning terror attacks plus other breaking news summarised for you

TL;DR – Everything you need to know daily, summarised in 5 easy points at 5pm. 1)Eight Bangladeshi men working in Singapore detained under ISA Eight Bangladeshis have been detained under the ISA for planning terror attacks back home. They called their group the Islamic State in Bangladesh (ISB) and were planning to join ISIS as

5 x 5: Keeping Up with the Obamas, plus other quick news today

TL;DR – Everything you need to know daily, summarised in 5 easy points at 5pm. 1) Couch Commander, Obama The White House released the above video yesterday (in the cool POTUS kinda way) about President Obama’s decision to “stick around” even after he’s done with his term. 2) Malia Obama’s university choice On another episode of Keeping

We show you how to beat the queue for the famed BAKE Cheese Tarts

TL;DR – Look ma, no queue. You know the BAKE Cheese Tart from Hokkaido that just opened its first shop at ION Orchard that Singaporeans have been queuing HOURS for? Well, this was us buying the said tarts at 7pm last night and guess what? No queue! 30 min later, still no queue! Only thing is… …

What keeps Chan Chun Sing up at night?

At a recent SGFuture townhall event that the Unscrambled team attended, someone in the audience asked Chan Chun Sing: “What keeps you awake at night?”, to which the father of three cleverly answered: “Many things keep me up at night, including my young baby!” Jokes aside, the question is a pertinent one. His worries, as


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