Unfortunately, because there several factors that affect how much you actually pay for your petrol, like price fluctuations, which petrol station you go to and what credit cards you can use, few people can be bothered to calculate which petrol station is really the cheapest. Petrol prices fluctuate from time to time, but less frequently than you have to pump petrol. When your tank is getting dry, do a quick search on the Internet or use an app like SG Petrol Prices Lite to check which petrol station is the cheapest for the type of petrol you use. There’s an ideal credit card to use at every petrol station, and this complicates matters further because the cheapest petrol station may no longer be the cheapest if you get a better credit card or loyalty card deal at another.
Where have all the sparrows gone?
March 20 is World Sparrow Day. Why a red-letter day in honor of a bird?
Look around – the once-common sparrows are now harder to see. And it’s not just in your neighborhood but the world over. No one agrees on exactly why sparrows have disappeared, but the most common reasons are thought to be changes in architectural styles of houses that no longer support nesting, lack of insect food for chicks due to increasing use of insecticides, and pollution from microwave towers.
Yahoo! contributor THARANGINI, a web designer with a penchant for photography and a great love for nature, believes that we must first make room for sparrows in our hearts. The rest will follow.
Enjoy this poignant photo-essay and don't forget to make room in your home and heart for the humble house sparrow.
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As the Singapore dollar continues to soften against the greenback, a benchmark that's used to price most of the housing loans here more than doubled yesterday, media reports said. In fact, the three-month Singapore Interbank Offered Rate (SIBOR) surged 102 percent to 0.786 percent on Monday compared to the low of 0.389 percent in February 2014. A Bloomberg report last Thursday also revealed that the Singapore dollar lost 7.3 percent of its value against the US currency over the past six months. Romesh Navaratnarajah, Singapore Editor at PropertyGuru, edited this story.