Perspectives

Comment: Tharman's high likelihood of winning doesn't make the presidential election a charade

Voting is always a worthwhile exercise.

June 12, 2023, 11:19 AM

POV: I was born in S'pore, raised in Nepal, & now I am back to serve. This is my life as a Gurkha.

Madan Kumar Gurung writes about his journey in the SPF, his views on leadership, and his love for Singapore and Nepal.

June 03, 2023, 11:02 AM

4 things about kampong-living that will make you cherish what we have in S’pore now

All the creature comforts you take for granted.

May 23, 2023, 05:55 PM

Young S’poreans weigh in on what owning a HDB flat means to them

Here’s what youths in Singapore care most about when it comes to public housing.

April 27, 2023, 06:30 PM

Comment: PAP & WP disagree on some things, but here's where they find common ground

Opposite sides agree on same thing. Lawrence Wong & Pritam Singh agree S'pore can't have populism & political opportunism.

April 23, 2023, 01:35 PM

How DBS CEO Piyush Gupta, burnt in 2001 dot-com bubble burst, came back with new mindset

"With a different agenda and mindset... the fact my career kept progressing was incidental to my main goal."

April 22, 2023, 09:25 AM

POV: I visited the empty Golden Mile Complex & watched the 4-faced Buddha statue leave for its new home

I'm Gen Z. I'm trying to wrap my head around things.

April 20, 2023, 05:27 PM

Comment: As PSP's new Sec-Gen, will Leong Mun Wai pivot away from provocateur role?

Which way will he go?

April 16, 2023, 10:16 PM

TikTok CEO Chew Shou Zi, like, absolutely ate at his US Congress hearing. Can confirm, I was the mic.

“Does TikTok access the home Wi-Fi network?”

March 28, 2023, 09:11 PM

Asean formed 'not by love but by fear', but it has continued importance to S'pore: Ex-foreign minister George Yeo

Yeo outlines the conflicts in the region at the time of Asean's formation and explains how membership in the regional organisation has helped Singapore.

March 11, 2023, 03:45 PM