The Myanmar national had worked with the family for just 11 days before the fire. -TNP

Thaipusam is a Hindu festival which honours the victory of deity Lord Murugan over demon hordes Here are five facts about the colourful and dynamic festival you may not have known. -ST

A group of Sichuan flight attendant trainees dressed up as characters from The Empress of China and posed inside of a cabin simulator.

Beach-goers show off their toned bods at Tanjong Beach Club.

Revellers go on a midweek escapade.

Party animals rev up for a thrilling night with renowned DJ at Bang Bang.

K-pop idols are an expected feature on many Korean variety programs. But lately, their lives seem tougher, as they are not only expected to entertain, but language limitations can sometimes prevent...

A photographer decided to explore an abandoned house that had been left to decay, but never expected to find antiques, artifacts, personal items and over $9,000 in cash. -Stomp

A recent IPS survey found that more than 98 per cent of respondents remembered the 2003 SARS outbreak. But here are the 10 least-remembered out of the 50 events selected by IPS researchers. -ST

Although overall second, Singapore slipped from second place to the 12th spot for the health security category due to the prevalent problem of the hospital bed crunch.