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You’re on holiday in Thailand and it’s a blistering hot day and you want a cool drink – so why not get a bottle of fresh orange juice from the roadside stall? Because that bottle might simply contain 100 percent food additives and zero orange juice! A Vietnamese couple and their two assistants-in-crime have been arrested for making these fake “fresh orange juice” and the worrying part is...

If you’re the kind of person who believes in the miraculous wonders of alternative medicine, you’d do well to make sure what you’re consuming won’t leave you in worse shape. This woman was left with a hole in the nose after a herbal treatment which she believed would help her cure skin cancer. She rubbed black salve ointment known on her face and forehead, but the treatment...

Diamonds might be a girl’s best friends, but this scantily-clad guy clearly prefers his shoes. He’s been spotted on several occasions now, after he was last seen 2 days ago at a supermarket erm, bending it unlike a certain Beckham. This time, the man was spotted hanging loose on the MRT . Which MRT is anyone’s guess because it’s uncertain where these pictures though some have...

It’s official – “ang moh” is now an accepted term in the Oxford English Dictionary. Looks like we won’t be receiving anymore emails stating that we spelt “Caucasian fella” wrongly anymore. This comes as the Oxford English Dictionary unveiled its new March 2016 update, adding phrases and words from “Singapore English” into its lexicon. Other Uniquely...

One 50-year-old man from China put on his best outfit and attended his daughter’s wedding (where presumably he got drunk and started singing the China equivalent of Jit Ba Ban or something similar). Days later, he couldn’t breathe and his penis was rotting. The man, only known as Zhang, had quarrelled with his wife days leading up to the wedding. According to local police, she laced his underwear...

A Singaporean student who was studying at Wheaton College has pleaded guilty to using a spy camera to secretly film 3 female schoolmates using the bathroom. Alexander Lim was friends with the women, who were studying at the same liberal arts college as him. He would go to their apartments in the college and say that he needed to use the toilet. Then, the 25-year-old set up the camera – shaped...

There’s two things it seems you must never mess with when it comes to men – their wives and their beer. Brit ang moh Lewis Owen was savagely set upon by a group of Thais while holidaying in Hua Hin. The Thai man who started the clash told police that Owen had knocked into him and caused him to spill his beer. Owen had joined his parents in Hua Hin to celebrate his mother’s birthday...

Britain has granted sanctuary to a transgender Singaporean to protect her from serving national service as a man. Two judges ruled that she should not be forced to return to Singapore, where she would perform 2 weeks of military service for the next 8 years. Arguing for the transgender woman, the British Home Office said any discrimination should she be sent back to Singapore would amount to serious...

Ladies here who travel to Thailand to douse themselves in the fun of the Songkran festival, or Thai New Year celebrations, be warned – getting intoxicated amongst the horde of revellers isn’t a good idea. One such intoxicated 20-year-old in Pattaya was too drunk to even know that an American man was pressing on her and forcefully performing oral sex on her. 49-year-old Ben Bartanyi just...

It has been revealed that Australian companies funnelled almost S$112 billion in and out of low-tax Singapore in one year as tax authorities globally ramp up focus on the world’s richest. This comes as the leak of more than 11 million documents from the Panama legal firm Mossack Fonseca has shown how some of the world’s most powerful people hide money to avoid tax. Why Singapore? Because the corporate...

There’s many ways to get over being denied sex by a chio bu – you can drown your sorrows in an ice-cold Tiger, or watch some show involving lovable loser Khaw Boon Wan Henry Thia. This spurned ang moh dude from Sweden decide he’d fart as a form of revenge, in response to a young woman denying him some sweet lovin’. That angered the woman so much she made a police report against him, saying...

The stereotypical British politeness and charm has been perpetuated, from the escapades of Paddington Bear, to Hugh grant in Notting Hill, to Sean Connery in James Bond (no, not that emo sod of a Bond known as Daniel Craig). But what do these jolly chaps really mean when they’re speaking to you in their best dialectic over some afternoon tea of scones and biscuits? Well, Brit ang mohs will know...

They got a foreign worker in because locals in Australia were too expensive. Still, local firm RedDot Brewhouse cut corners further by underpaying their foreign talent. This happened while the beer company was building its first brewery in Melbourne last year. Inspectors from the Fair Work Ombudsman found the company underpaid a Filipino welder more than A$20,000 (about S$20,000) in the three months...

If you’re thinking of dating a young lady from China, boys, make sure you’ve got enough dough for a proper spread on the table. Singapore girls can be high maintenance, and so too can our counterparts from China. Just like this young lady who went to her boyfriend’s village hometown for a reunion dinner meal, and decided after seeing the food on the table that she’d better...