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TVB actor Benz Hui finds home in Yishun: 'I don't want to leave' , Entertainment, Singapore News

Donnie Yen may find the houses in Singapore "not cheap", but the property prices here have not deterred Benz Hui. The Hong Kong TVB veteran actor has settled down in what locals call the craziest neck of the woods — Yishun. → Read More

Fish Leong's ex-husband leaves (and deletes) suggestive comment on young influencer's post, Entertainment News

Ever since Malaysian singer Fish Leong announced her divorce with her husband Tony Chao last September, the Taiwanese wine merchant has had a trail of rumours on his tail. → Read More

Boy, 3, found dead at foot of Ang Mo Kio block, Singapore News

A 3-year-old child was found bleeding profusely at the foot of Blk 332, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1 in the early hours of Tuesday morning (Feb 18). The boy was believed to have fallen from his home on the seventh storey while looking for his grandparents after waking up. He was pronounced dead at the scene by a paramedic. A hairdresser chanced upon the scene as the body was being taken away at 7am. → Read More

'Vday date with quarantine': Singaporean documents visit to the NCID , Singapore News

Of all the different ways to spend Valentine's Day, one local resident began her Valentine's in the National Centre for Infectious Disease (NCID) after being suspected of being infected with Covid-19. → Read More

Goblin actress Go Soo-jung dies at age 24, Entertainment News

Rookie actress Go Soo-jung has died, her agency Story J Company announced through Instagram on Tuesday night (Feb 11). "A few days ago, actress Go Soo-jung bid farewell to this world and became one of the bright stars in the sky," the agency wrote. → Read More

2-year-old boy flung out of car in Malaysian highway collision, Malaysia News

A pair of drivers' unlawful road race ended horribly after it resulted in a collision with a passing vehicle, causing a two-year-old child to be flung onto the highway on Monday (Feb 10). The incident occurred along the southbound North-South Expressway in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. A one-minute-long recording of the incident was uploaded onto Facebook on Tuesday (Feb 11) by the dashcam owner,… → Read More

Notice outside Ubi clinic 'turning away patients with fever and flu' confuses netizens, Singapore News

Several notices placed outside a clinic in Ubi had netizens scratching their heads. On Monday (Feb 10), a Facebook user posted photos of the notices put up at Ubi Family Clinic & Surgery, that appeared to be turning away patients suffering from fever and flu-like symptoms, as well as those who had travelled to China in the past 14 days, "as advised by the Ministry of Health". → Read More

'Never my intention to sell': House of Seafood boss slammed for overpriced masks, Singapore News

The House of Seafood previously found itself in hot water after it introduced a live crab claw machine that left netizens rather crabby about the publicity stunt. This time, the restaurant found itself hauled over the coals for allegedly selling surgical masks to diners at a price deemed unreasonable by netizens. → Read More

'Never my intention to sell': Punggol seafood restaurant boss slammed for overpriced masks, Singapore News

The House of Seafood previously found itself in hot water after it introduced a live crab claw machine that left netizens rather crabby about the publicity stunt. This time, the restaurant found itself hauled over the coals for allegedly selling surgical masks to diners at a price deemed unreasonable by netizens. → Read More

Baby given overdose of antibiotics by Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital nurse, Singapore News

Worried because her baby's high fever wouldn't subside, Diane Giam took him to Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital for treatment on Jan 28. As a result of an infection in both ears, the 10-month-old boy ran a fever between 39 and 41 degrees and had to be warded. To treat the infection, the baby was given the antibiotic Augmentin through an IV drip. Days passed, but Giam's son still wasn't getting… → Read More

Grab driver, 26, arrested for harassing 3 female passengers in a day, Singapore News

A 26-year-old male Grab driver was arrested on Feb 4 for harassing not one, not two, but three female passengers in a day. The police told AsiaOne that they had received three police reports lodged separately by different female passengers against a male Grab driver on Feb 3. All three of them shared similar experiences; The man had displayed behaviour that made them feel unsafe — dangerous… → Read More

Tony Leung, Carina Lau spotted in Sydney for rumoured Marvel's Shang-Chi movie filming, Entertainment News

Though filming for Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is rumoured to have begun, information surrounding the Marvel production has been kept largely under wraps, until eagle-eyed fans spotted Tony Leung Chui-wai in Sydney, Australia. → Read More

Fasting patient yells at SGH staff for not letting him eat, Singapore News

Allegedly unhappy that he wasn't allowed to eat, a patient from Singapore General Hospital (SGH) got into a heated argument with the hospital's security officer, causing a stir online after the video was circulated. In a 20-second-long video uploaded to Facebook yesterday (Feb 2), a male patient was seen yelling and behaving in an aggressive manner towards a security officer. → Read More

Mistaken for Crazy Rich Asians? Singaporean couple robbed on honeymoon in South Africa, Singapore News

"Few people travel to South Africa so it's quite different. That makes it more memorable," the newlyweds thought. Little did the couple know, their 12-day honeymoon in Cape Town last October wouldn't be that sweet of a memory. The couple suffered a loss of roughly $1,500 on the very first day alone, they recounted to Red Ants recently. They lost another $70 over the subsequent days. → Read More

Man in China coughs at hospital staff over out-of-stock medication, China News

Apparently unhappy that the hospital had run out of the medication he needed, a man in Xiaogan, a city in Hubei, China, pulled down his mask and coughed at the hospital staff. The two staff members immediately got up from their seats and ran away from him. → Read More

Girl, 3, falls to her death after being left alone at Selangor home, Malaysia News

A man in Selangor, Malaysia, left his two daughters alone at home, not knowing it would be the last time he'd see one of them alive. His three-year-old daughter was killed while her six-year-old sister was severely injured after the pair fell from a building on Tuesday (Jan 28), reported Bernama. They were believed to have fallen from the fourth floor of a teacher's dormitory, onto an open area… → Read More

2-month-old baby fed alcoholic milk formula after parent mistakes baijiu for water, China News

The baby had drunk about 10ml of milk when their parent realised something was off. There was a strong stench of alcohol coming from the infant's bottle. A two-month-old infant in Zhejiang, China, was rushed to the hospital after accidentally ingesting baijiu last Friday (Jan 17), reported Oriental Daily. → Read More

After 18-year wait, NSman remembers to return $80 borrowed from officer, Singapore, Digital News

18 years is an awfully long time to wait for someone to repay their debt, especially when the sum is just $80. Despite the long wait, Derick Khoo's patience bore fruit when his debtor finally returned the sum he owed. Though it seemed like a small issue, Khoo was so touched by the other's change in attitude that he had to share about the incident in a Facebook post last Friday (Jan 18). → Read More

Gossip mill: Jeanette Aw sends open plea for help

JEANETTE AW SENDS OPEN PLEA FOR HELP After spending three months in cool Tokyo, followed by 10 days in sunny Singapore, Jeanette Aw has jet-setted once more, this time to snowy Beijing, where she'll remain for the next few months. The idea of it seemed great and all, until the actress found herself a slave to the weather. Since her arrival there, the 40-year-old actress has already suffered from… → Read More

Desmond Tan asking fans for money? Actor warns of Instagram scammers impersonating him, Entertainment, Singapore News

He's one of the most popular celebrities here, but has Desmond Tan fallen on hard times, with only his loyal fans to turn to for money? Some of his supporters have reportedly received messages from Instagram accounts claiming to be his, requesting for money transfers. Fact is, it isn't really him. Today (Jan 16), Desmond posted on his Instagram Story saying he has only one Instagram account… → Read More