23 Feb '18, 12pm

[Mothership] S’pore man filmed verbally abusing Chinese national on MRT, demanding he kneel before him https://t.co/xBxcRs4A85

A Singapore man was caught on video demanding a Chinese national to kneel before him, claiming the latter had allegedly stolen his seat on the train. He also hurled insults at the man, using lines such as “You are trash” and “You are low class”. Thankfully, a bystander stepped in as a mediator before things got too heated. The incident was recorded on video and uploaded to Facebook on Wednesday evening, Feb. 21, along the East-West (green) line. This is the original post: Advertisement Video one In case you can’t see it, we’ve uploaded the videos (description below): https://mothership.sg/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/mrt-1.mp4 Story continues below Some Articles That Could Use Traffic Young stud takes old-school Chinatown spice stall to Ang Mo Kio wet market They can be found at Chinatown and Ang Mo Kio. Yishun condo security guard in bizarre confrontation with UberEats ride...

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[Mothership] Man with $95,000 BTO was not emplo...

mothership.sg 23 Feb '18, 12pm

In the past week, we featured a story on a 4-room BTO flat that was renovated for S$95,000. S’porean couple pays S$95,000 ...

[Mothership] S’pore police releases photo of man who assaulted 7-Eleven staff when he couldn’t buy beer https://t.co/iBrQ2ROUlX

[Mothership] S’pore police releases photo of ma...

mothership.sg 22 Feb '18, 11am

The Singapore Police Force (SPF) has released the photo of the man who allegedly assaulted a 7-Eleven employee on Feb. 15 ...

[Mothership] S’pore govt’s borrowing for the fi...

mothership.sg 24 Feb '18, 9am

Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced in the Budget statement this Monday (Feb. 19) that the government is looking at ...

[Mothership] S’pore A-level Chemistry exam scripts stolen but students still graded, explained https://t.co/jt5FVHH26Z

[Mothership] S’pore A-level Chemistry exam scri...

mothership.sg 23 Feb '18, 12pm

Nov. 10 to 16, 2017: Completed papers were to be sent to Cambridge where they were divided into smaller batches to be deli...

[Mothership] Chinese donning blackface not raci...

mothership.sg 22 Feb '18, 8am

In the Spring Festival gala that was broadcast to over 800 million viewers on Feb. 14, a skit has sparked widespread criti...

Extreme UV Index levels hit S’pore in Feb. 2018 https://t.co/093Uek8Xm4

Extreme UV Index levels hit S’pore in Feb. 2018...

mothership.sg 22 Feb '18, 1pm

Ultraviolet radiation level in Singapore has hit “extreme” readings. The highest UV Index reading of 15 was recorded on Mo...

Our Story: Being Black in the @AirNatlGuard:

Our Story: Being Black in the @AirNatlGuard:

nationalguard.mil 24 Feb '18, 3pm

HORSHAM AIR GUARD STATION, Pa. – Earl had to run. Fast. The middle-schooler sprinted, rocks and snowballs hailing down on ...

Will you house a homeless man in your home even if it is for a few days?

Will you house a homeless man in your home even...

transitioning.org 26 Feb '18, 4am

Photo of a homeless man but not the one we featured in the story A Indian friend drops me a bombshell few days before the ...

[Mothership] MasterChef S’pore applicants need ...

mothership.sg 22 Feb '18, 9am

MasterChef , everyone’s favourite pressure-cooker drama cooking reality show, is finally coming to Singapore. Advertisemen...

[Mothership] In 1994, US media hammered S’pore to dissuade Michael Fay caning https://t.co/sP3UzcpXva

[Mothership] In 1994, US media hammered S’pore ...

mothership.sg 22 Feb '18, 3pm

How the US media covered the Michael Fay case: Newsweek (“Justice in Six Lashes? ” and “Six Lashes in Singapore “) painted...

[Mothership] S’pore had Budget deficits in 2009...

mothership.sg 21 Feb '18, 5am

On Feb. 19, 2018, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered the Budget 2018 statement. According to Heng, Singaporeans can...

Passenger refuses to pay taxi driver, claims to...

mothership.sg 23 Feb '18, 9pm

A passenger has been caught on video refusing to pay his fare after arriving at his destination. Advertisement In-car foot...

[Mothership] Goh Keng Swee’s 1967 Budget prepared S’pore for British military withdrawal https://t.co/f8j7ifo324

[Mothership] Goh Keng Swee’s 1967 Budget prepar...

mothership.sg 21 Feb '18, 8am

The Budget is usually a good indicator of the priorities of a society at a particular time. In 1965, our new nation’s prio...

[Mothership] Jakarta Post editorial pokes S’por...

mothership.sg 16 Feb '18, 1pm

The Jakarta Post , Indonesia’s leading English newspaper and one of the oldest (founded in 1983), published a rather odd e...