Archives - 01 April 2012, Sunday

  • Singapore’s golden boy signs for Man U?

    Over the years, even the media has been involved in putting hoaxes forward to a gullible public. This brings to mind one hoax in Singapore that perhaps caught many off guard: the Sunday Times had carried a report on the front page that had the golden boy of Singapore football, Fandi A...

  • Aso struggles with his kanji

    blogs.straitstimes.com 01 Apr '12, 4pm

    By Kwan Weng Kin Japan Correspondent [email protected] In Tokyo WRITTEN Japanese is full of “kanji”, or Chinese characters, and being able to read them correctly often distinguishes the well-educated from the less so. That said, even the average college student or salaryman may occas...