video: Stories from BiblioAsia

The Extraordinary Life of Kunnuck Mistree

How did a 19th-century convict become a wealthy philanthropist?

a prison-to-riches story
 Kunnuck Mistree

video: Stories from BiblioAsia

The Extraordinary Life of Kunnuck Mistree

How did a 19th-century convict become a wealthy philanthropist?

a prison-to-riches story
 Kunnuck Mistree

video: Stories from BiblioAsia

The Extraordinary Life of Kunnuck Mistree

How did a 19th-century convict become a wealthy philanthropist?

a prison-to-riches story
 Kunnuck Mistree

‎Biodiversity Day

Nature Conservation in Singapore

Balancing biodiversity conservation with urban development is a hot-button issue in land-scarce Singapore.

IS Singapore a City in Nature?
Nature Conservation Singapore
Nature Conservation Singapore

‎Biodiversity Day

Nature Conservation in Singapore

Balancing biodiversity conservation with urban development is a hot-button issue in land-scarce Singapore.

IS Singapore a City in Nature?
Nature Conservation Singapore

‎Biodiversity Day

Nature Conservation in Singapore

Balancing biodiversity conservation with urban development is a hot-button issue in land-scarce Singapore.

IS Singapore a City in Nature?

mother's day

Recipes for the Ideal Singaporean Female

From cooking, cleaning and becoming a good mother to outsourcing housework as women's careers took off. How have home economics lessons evolved?

home economics then and now
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mother's day

Recipes for the Ideal Singaporean Female

From cooking, cleaning and becoming a good mother to outsourcing housework as women's careers took off. How have home economics lessons evolved?

home economics then and now
Image alt text

mother's day

Recipes for the Ideal Singaporean Female

From cooking, cleaning and becoming a good mother to outsourcing housework as women's careers took off. How have home economics lessons evolved?

home economics then and now
Image alt text

hari raya

A Qur’an Made in Singapore

This edition of the Qur’an in the National Library is one of the earliest extant copies to have been printed at Kampong Gelam in Singapore.

More on the 1869 Qur’an
Qur'an
Qur'an

hari raya

A Qur’an Made in Singapore

This edition of the Qur’an in the National Library is one of the earliest extant copies to have been printed at Kampong Gelam in Singapore.

More on the 1869 Qur’an
Qur'an

hari raya

A Qur’an Made in Singapore

This edition of the Qur’an in the National Library is one of the earliest extant copies to have been printed at Kampong Gelam in Singapore.

More on the 1869 Qur’an

video: from Book to Cook

Definitely Not Spaghetti Bolognese

In the 1980s, 14-year-old girls were taught how to breastfeed. Food writer Sheere Ng explores home economics, while making a pasta dish she was taught in class.

Making sauce-picious pasta
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video: from Book to Cook

Definitely Not Spaghetti Bolognese

In the 1980s, 14-year-old girls were taught how to breastfeed. Food writer Sheere Ng explores home economics, while making a pasta dish she was taught in class.

Making sauce-picious pasta
Image alt text

video: from Book to Cook

Definitely Not Spaghetti Bolognese

In the 1980s, 14-year-old girls were taught how to breastfeed. Food writer Sheere Ng explores home economics, while making a pasta dish she was taught in class.

Making sauce-picious pasta
Image alt text

People

Cinema Pioneer Tan Cheng Kee

The Alhambra and Marlborough theatres were famous landmarks in pre-war Singapore. Barbara Quek looks at these cinemas, and the man behind the curtain.

Tan and his theatre empire
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People

Cinema Pioneer Tan Cheng Kee

The Alhambra and Marlborough theatres were famous landmarks in pre-war Singapore. Barbara Quek looks at these cinemas, and the man behind the curtain.

Tan and his theatre empire
Image alt text

People

Cinema Pioneer Tan Cheng Kee

The Alhambra and Marlborough theatres were famous landmarks in pre-war Singapore. Barbara Quek looks at these cinemas, and the man behind the curtain.

Tan and his theatre empire

Places

Labouring to Deliver: A History of Kandang Kerbau Hospital

The old Kandang Kerbau Hospital was once known as the busiest maternity hospital in the world.

More on the KK hospital
Kandang Kerbau Hospital

Places

Labouring to Deliver: A History of Kandang Kerbau Hospital

The old Kandang Kerbau Hospital was once known as the busiest maternity hospital in the world.

More on the KK hospital
Kandang Kerbau Hospital

Places

Labouring to Deliver: A History of Kandang Kerbau Hospital

The old Kandang Kerbau Hospital was once known as the busiest maternity hospital in the world.

More on the KK hospital
Kandang Kerbau Hospital

video: From Book to Cook

Eat More Wheat!

Immature shrimp? Gourmet powder? Cookbook author Christopher Tan overcomes vague instructions and unusual ingredients to produce delicious handmade noodles.

the Eat More Wheat campaign
eat more wheat
eat more wheat

video: From Book to Cook

Eat More Wheat!

Immature shrimp? Gourmet powder? Cookbook author Christopher Tan overcomes vague instructions and unusual ingredients to produce delicious handmade noodles.

the Eat More Wheat campaign
eat more wheat

video: From Book to Cook

Eat More Wheat!

Immature shrimp? Gourmet powder? Cookbook author Christopher Tan overcomes vague instructions and unusual ingredients to produce delicious handmade noodles.

the Eat More Wheat campaign

places

The Story of Singapore’s Changing Wet Markets

Wet markets have existed in Singapore since 1825. Zoe Yeo looks at how these markets have changed over time.

wet markets now and then
wet markets

places

The Story of Singapore’s Changing Wet Markets

Wet markets have existed in Singapore since 1825. Zoe Yeo looks at how these markets have changed over time.

wet markets now and then
wet markets

places

The Story of Singapore’s Changing Wet Markets

Wet markets have existed in Singapore since 1825. Zoe Yeo looks at how these markets have changed over time.

wet markets now and then
wet markets

nature

Flower Power: Singapore’s Orchid Diplomacy

Singapore’s diplomatic efforts may take several forms, including naming orchid hybrids after foreign dignitaries.

Orchids for vips and more
Orchid Diplomacy
Orchid Diplomacy

nature

Flower Power: Singapore’s Orchid Diplomacy

Singapore’s diplomatic efforts may take several forms, including naming orchid hybrids after foreign dignitaries.

Orchids for vips and more
Orchid Diplomacy

nature

Flower Power: Singapore’s Orchid Diplomacy

Singapore’s diplomatic efforts may take several forms, including naming orchid hybrids after foreign dignitaries.

Orchids for vips and more