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  • Greeks defy Europe with overwhelming referendum 'No'
    Greeks defy Europe with overwhelming referendum 'No'

    In Athens, thousands of jubilant Greeks waving flags and bursting fire crackers poured into the city's central square as official figures showed 61 percent of Greeks had rejected a deal that would …

  • No more 'roar' as famed trading pits come to an end
    No more 'roar' as famed trading pits come to an end

    Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the "roar" of the floor, the excitement of "4,000 ... …

 
  • Xbox Games For Seniors, And Why They Might Not Work In Singapore
    Xbox Games For Seniors, And Why They Might Not Work In Singapore

    This article originally appeared on Vulcan Post.  Yesterday, TODAY reported that a team from Nanyang Technological University’s (NTU) Centre for Healthy and Sustainable Cities (CHESS) has designed a series of video games for seniors in Singapore. The games aim to help them remain fit while promoting intergenerational bonding, and are a bid to ease the The post Xbox Games For Seniors, And Why They Might Not Work In Singapore appeared first on Vulcan Post.

  • Bank Negara, AmBank must respond to allegations of billions in Najib’s accounts, say Umno  …

    Two Umno lawmakers want Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) and AmBank to clarify the allegations made by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak, Singapore's Straits Times reported. Titiwangsa MP Datuk Johari Abdul Ghani in Kuala Lumpur, and Penang's Kepala Batas MP Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican, both...

  • COMMENT: Of "natural aristocracy" and earning your place

    “You want people to stand up, not scrape and bow. But if you don’t have a certain natural aristocracy in the system, people who are respected because they have earned that and we level everything down to the lowest common denominator, then I think society will lose out.”- Lee Hsien Loong at the Singapore At 50: What Lies Ahead? conference at the Institute of Policy Studies conference