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Singapore postpones National Day Parade events amid COVID spike

Singapore, on heightened alert due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases, announced it has postponed its National Day Parade from August 9...


Singapore non-profit body Big at Heart launches project to thank COVID frontliners

A Singapore-based non-profit organisation has stepped in with a novel initiative to honour COVID frontline workers with 'gratitude cards'.


Singapore PM to deliver National Day Rally speech on August 22

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will deliver the National Day Rally 2021 (NDR) speech on August 22 at Mediacorp, the PM's Office...


Award winning singer-songwriter Shabir releases soulful single ‘Thanimai’

Award-winning singer-songwriter Shabir releases soulful single ‘Thanimai’


Singapore celebrates National Day with tributes to frontline workers amid COVID-19 pandemic

Singapore celebrated its 55th birthday on August 9 amid the COVID-19 pandemic with a parade, an evening show and fireworks, albeit with a...


NDP2020 theme song 'Everything I Am' features stories of community and family ties

The National Day Parade (NDP) organising committee has released the NDP2020 theme song “Everything I Am”, performed by local musician...


NDP2020 to go virtual, fireworks across 10 locations in Singapore

In view of the COVID-19 pandemic this year, NDP2020 will be going virtual, with a slew of activities in store to bring the celebrations to...


Education cost, climate change key focus in PM Lee’s National Day Rally

Delivered by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Sunday, August 18, this year’s National Day Rally outlined plans to address education cost,...


Five things to do in Singapore over the National Day long weekend 2019


Roundup of activities on the National Day

Celebrated every year on August 9, the National Day is an occasion when Singapore remembers its colourful rise to independence and beyond....


Sufi Maestro Rahat Fateh Ali Khan comes to Singapore on National Day

The master of Sufi devotional music Ustad Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is coming to Singapore on the 52nd National Day of Singapore - August 9 -