DemiTria Dana Paramita moved to Singapore to mix drinks for this country’s cocktail-loving crowd. But bartenders are sometimes called ‘therapists’ for a reason; after all, there is so much more to their jobs that we don’t see.
Pursuing perfection by yourself can be dull. But for Pump It Up enthusiasts Kessler and Jonathan, finding like-minded players made them realise that friendship is just as important as getting that high score. After all, it doesn’t always have to be lonely at the top.
Study hard. Attend a local university. Clinch a stable and well-paying office job. That would’ve been enough for most people. Not Joshua Leong, who gave up everything to pursue the niche craft of bespoke shoemaking. Now at the top of his game, we sit down with him and his closest confidante, Ca
You know the debate about whether creatives are born, or made? Meet Ammar. He’s living proof that stardom is innate. In a world designed for able-bodied people, where we often have expectations about how people with disabilities should fit into society, Ammar vows that he won’t be your sob story.
As more Singaporeans seek to adopt a furry companion, a noticeable rise in pet abandonment and abuse cases indicates a growing need for animal welfare. An independent animal rescue volunteer, Wati’s life revolves around advocating for responsible pet ownership, as she strives to find the foreve
Recently, a growing number of seniors have been found to be living alone, and along with it comes a worrying statistic: in 2020, the suicide rate for seniors reached a record high. To help them feel a little less alone, Kien Ling has made it a point to spend time with these seniors, and she share
Kids from low-income backgrounds don’t compete on an equal footing with those who come from privilege – this is an uncomfortable truth that is not discussed enough. Stephanie believes that one step to correcting social inequality starts with literacy, and she has made it her personal mission
Singapore, Unfiltered With rising COVID-19 infections in September, the sentiment on the ground is divided: some Singaporeans have been confused by the government’s mixed signals, while others think we should cut them some slack. But the question remains: are we ready to embrace Covid-19 as endemic? Can Singaporeans r
Warm meals and warmer greetings are what individuals receive at Krsna’s Free Meals, a soup kitchen in the heart of Little India. For over 1 and a half years, Dutch volunteer Sabine has been spending her Friday mornings at Krsna’s, where she takes pride in serving food from the heart to our