Fans and celebrity colleagues mourned the death of veteran actor age of 60 of lymphoma.
Two simultaneous explosions ripped through the crowd at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 16, killing 3 people and injuring 264 on a day when tens of thousands of people pack the streets to watch the world famous race.
The Malaysia General Election takes place this year on May 5 - get the latest reports here.
Get all the stories and updates of the Budget speech here.
The lawyer of ex-SCDF chief Peter Lim said his client categorically denies any allegations of corruption.
By 2030, Singapore's population is projected to reach 6.5 to 6.9 million based on a government White Paper. Get the reactions, reports on the debates in Parliament, and measures here.
If more than one candidate stands nominated for the election at the close of nominations, Polling Day will be on Jan 26 , and Cooling-Off Day, the day before.
The drivers staged a sit-in at its rented workers' dormitory in Woodlands, while 88 remained defiant by refusing to return to work the next day.
It was an admission that shocked many. Michael Palmer, MP for Punggol East and Speaker of Parliament, resigned from his positions due to his relationship with a member of the People's Association staff working in Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC.
Vice President Xi Jinping succeeds President Hu Jintao as head of the ruling Communist Party, assuming power at an uncertain time
David Petraeus was a star on the battlefield, commanding the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, but was undone by 'poor judgment' in engaging in an extramarital affair that led to his downfall as CIA director.
Democrat Barack Obama fights for a second term in office against Republican Mitt Romney in what is expected to be a tight contest.
The Barclays Premier League 2012/13 is underway and we can expect another season of spectacular football action.
He and his girlfriend had uploaded photos and videos of themselves in suggestive posts as well as having sex.
Within 24 hours of a racist rant on Facebook, Ms Amy Cheong was sacked from her position as an assistant director at NTUC.
Former CNB chief Mr Ng Boon Gay is facing 4 charges of corruption for obtaining oral sex from Ms Cecilia Sue in return for favours.
A group of islands is the source of rising tensions between Japan and China. The islands are administered by Japan, but claimed by both China and Taiwan.
In leaked videos showing the alleged celebrity rapist's 'sexcapades', women were recorded shoutiing 'no' and struggling.
The annual National Day Rally is Singapore's most important political speech. The Prime Minister uses this rally to address the nation on its key challenges and its future directions.
Host nation Britain won 29 golds to take third place in the rankings, its best result for 104 years.