Boeing says it is monitoring reports on Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 which has gone missing.
Published on Mar 08, 2014 13:54:18
Air quality in northern and southern Singapore reached moderate levels on Saturday noon.
Published on Mar 08, 2014 13:01:06
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has said in a tweet on Saturday that his "thoughts and prayers" are with the passengers and crew of a Malaysian Airlines flight that has gone missing, as well as their families.
Published on Mar 08, 2014 12:50:49
A Beijing-bound Malaysian Airlines flight which disappeared early Saturday morning had no Singaporeans on board, the airline has confirmed.
Published on Mar 08, 2014 12:07:50
Rather than hand out a map with a well-marked path, there is a need to give every child a "compass and navigation skills", said Minister for Education Heng Swee Keat on Friday evening.
Published on Mar 08, 2014 00:57:49
Mar 07, 2014
- The Straits Times News In A Minute: March 7, 2014
In today's The Straits Times News In A Minute video, we look at how Environment and Water Resources Minister Vivian Balakrishnan says Singapore may have to review its water-rationing plan if higher usage persists, among other issues.
Published on Mar 07, 2014 20:33:04
- Budget backgrounder: Direct School Admission
All secondary schools which take in students through the Direct School Admission (DSA) scheme will have to emphasise the importance of personal qualities when selecting candidates under a review of the scheme. These qualities include character, resilience and leadership.
Published on Mar 07, 2014 20:02:05
- New bus service from Telok Blangah
A new bus service will ply between Telok Blangah and the Tiong Bahru and Outram MRT stations from next Sunday.
Published on Mar 07, 2014 17:14:36
- Seventeen motorists arrested for drink driving in wee hours of Friday across Singapore
The Traffic Police arrested 17 motorists for drink-driving in an island-wide operation in the wee hours of Friday. They stopped a total of 47 motorists and tested them for alcohol consumption at road blocks across the island. Out of the group, 16 men and one woman aged between 25 and 62 failed the test and were arrested.
Published on Mar 07, 2014 17:07:29