"It definitely takes a thick skin to live my truth." An LBGT activist on life in Singapore

"It definitely takes a thick skin to live my truth." An LBGT activist on life in Singapore

pinknews.co.uk 20 Aug '18, 5pm

Singaporeans wearing pink t-shirts in support of gays and lesbians gather at the speakers’ corner in Singapore on May 16, 2009 (Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty) Q. How often is the law criminalising homosexuality enforced? A. As far as publicly known cases go, the law against homosexuality is not regularly enforced. The last high profile case was probably around a decade ago. Among Singaporeans, there isn’t a real fear of being at home with another man and having the police called on you. But there is this sense of uncertainty, and rightly so. Q. Do you feel safe living in Singapore? A. As a bisexual woman in Singapore, I feel relatively safe. Saf...

Lebanese pop sensation reveals breast cancer battle in music video

asiaone.com 20 Aug '18, 5pm

Lebanese pop singer Elissa surprised fans this week by revealing in a new music video that she had overcome breast cancer, raising awareness ...

Here’s what’s on the menu for the world’s longest flight: https://t.co/7UX0Ea5asD

foodandwine.com 20 Aug '18, 6pm

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Singapore deploying data analytics to streamline rail systems

Singapore deploying data analytics to streamline rail systems

Singapore has deployed a contract to overhaul their rail systems using existing tracking systems and tapping into data analytics. Singapore's...

Pure Diamond Farm Singapore to Create Affordable Lab-Grown Diamonds on the Blockchain

coinjournal.net 20 Aug '18, 10am

“Pure Diamond Farm Singapore will introduce its cryptocurrency, Pure Diamond Coin, that is associated with its lab-grown diamond,” said Chris...

Eat & Drink

The Famous Zhou – Famous Zhou (Porridge) By the Famous Zhou Chu Ming! https://t.co/v7ZQaOQBuJ

The Famous Zhou – Famous Zhou (Porridge) By the Famous Zhou Chu Ming! https://t.co/v7ZQaOQBuJ

misstamchiak.com 20 Aug '18, 2pm

The Century Egg and Slippery Meat Chok ($3.50) is probably my favourite of the four types of porridge that we tried. Don’t be fooled by its s...

Word on the street is the coffee chain will open here in four months' time.

coconuts.co 20 Aug '18, 7am

A new coffee shop this way comes, when % Arabica Coffee opens its first space in Singapore in about four months. The popular Japanese brand f...

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Startups, Entrepreneurs & Hackers

Business Development Intern job at Porterfetch Singapore

startupjobs.asia 20 Aug '18, 6pm
Business Development Intern job at Porterfetch Singapore

Get a head start in business development at an exciting food delivery startup Are you an upstart with a positive personality? Got a knack for...

Paris Jackson apologises over Harper's Bazaar Singapore cover

bbc.co.uk 20 Aug '18, 11am

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jackson said her support for her "community comes ...

Mali court confirms Keita as winner of presidential election

channelnewsasia.com 20 Aug '18, 11am

BAMAKO: Mali's constitutional court on Monday confirmed President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita's re...

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