National Day: Leaders gather at Istana, schools hold celebrations

National Day: Leaders gather at Istana, schools hold celebrations

Several leaders gathered at the Istana to celebrate National Day, which falls on Aug 9. President Halimah Yacob was joined by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. Deputy Prime Ministers Lawrence Wong and Heng Swee Keat were also in attendance. Separately,…

Exhibition in Singapore showcases artwork of artists with disabilities

Exhibition in Singapore showcases artwork of artists with disabilities

More than 60 art pieces by artists with disabilities are being showcased in a roving exhibition. More than 70 artists from various social service agencies and special education schools contributed to this project. Called “Our Gift to Singapore”, it is…

Over 5,000 senior citizens participate in National Day celebrations through sport

Over 5,000 senior citizens participate in National Day celebrations through sport

More than 5,000 seniors put themselves through the paces — both in-person and virtually — at the Sports Hub. The event is part of a week-long line-up that uses sport to bring people together in celebration of National Day. It…

NDP 2022: The Float @ Marina Bay open to public after two years of downsized celebrations

NDP 2022: The Float @ Marina Bay open to public after two years of downsized celebrations

National Day celebrations are set to return in full force. Up to 26,000 spectators will get to watch the parade at The Float @ Marina Bay on Aug 9. Others can be a part of the festivities too, through heartland…

Protests and citizenship festivities mark contentious Australia Day

Protests and citizenship festivities mark contentious Australia Day

Protests have been held across Australia as the country marks its national day. While thousands of people have been sworn in at citizenship ceremonies, crowds of demonstrators have also protested against the plight of indigenous people. Subscribe to our channel…