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Singapore Airlines stewardess wins hearts again

TL;DR – Another social media win, scored. After our article about Singapore Airlines stewardess Karen Choong meticulously helping 92 year old lady on a flight last week, another Singapore Girl Ms Han is once again showing that it’s a great way to fly with our national carrier. According to Facebook user Angela Leow, Ms Han has “touched

5 x 5: PM Lee vs. Darryl David and what if you discovered that your parents were Russian spies?

TL;DR – Everything you need to know, summarised for you at 5pm daily. 1) Shrews, not rats Residents of Springside Park in Seletar thought they had a rat problem, only to realise that they are shrews instead. Though they bear a similar resemblance to rats, shrews are not rodents. They are classified as insectivores, amongst other

5 x 5: Of Drugs, Love, Hatred, Death and Freedom

TL;DR – Everything you need to know, summarised for you daily at 5pm. 1) Over S$65,000 worth of heroin seized at Checkpoint The reward must be lucrative or the runners’ situation dire for them to risk the death penalty to smuggle 940g of heroin into Singapore. Bundled into two bags, the heroin was discovered behind

5 x 5: Fifty shades the Korean way plus other news you need to know

TL; DR – Everything you need to know, summarised for you daily at 5pm. 1) Final Hours Voting is happening right now as you read this at nine polling stations in Bukit Batok for the Bukit Batok by-election. Polls close at 8pm and may the best man win. 2) 50 Shades of Korea This parody video

5 x 5: Rice likely to cause diabetes and Tharman’s last word

TL;DR – Everything you need to know, brought to you daily at 5pm. 1) Tomorrow’s D-Day Tomorrow Bukit Batok voters go to the poll and if you haven’t been following much about the action between People’s Action Party’s (PAP) Murali Pillai and Singapore Democratic Party’s (SDP) Chee Soon Juan, here’s a good rundown of events that

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


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