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From neighbourhood schoolboy to Prime Minister: A look at Lawrence Wong's rise through the ranks

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From neighbourhood schoolboy to Prime Minister: A look at Lawrence Wong's rise through the ranks

Singapore

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Entertainment

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    • Gossip mill: Peter Yu and Simonboy to open 2nd chicken rice outlet, celeb couple's son arrested for homemade flamethrower, Gong Yoo fanboys over 244cm tall basketball player
    • 'The sunset is etched in my mind': Chinese actress battles fear of heights at SkyHelix Sentosa
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    • Taiwanese actor Wang Po-chieh arrested for drink-driving after crashing into tour bus
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    • Jackson Wang sneaks up on Got7 bandmate BamBam pretending to be fan, gets stopped by security
    • Austin Butler says he was starstruck when he saw Ryan Gosling, couldn't even say hello
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    • Star Search returns with open auditions in July
    • 'Betrayal in the highest order': Seo In-guk and Ahn Jae-hyun reunite after 12 years for K.will video, fans heartbroken with cruel plot twist

Lifestyle

Lifestyle
    • Over 300 stalls, 3.5 years in the making: He created a country-wide map recommending bak chor mee
    • Future of Balmoral Bakery, old-school shop with 59-year history, uncertain as owner ponders retirement
    • Singapore ranks 2nd-most expensive city in the world for expats, with Hong Kong at top spot, study finds
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Digicult

Digicult
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Money

Money
    • Seller gains $2.65 million profit in Orchard condo sale
    • Any takers? Son of late CK Tang selling his Victoria Park GCB for $83m
    • Snapped up for $1.58m: 5-room flat in City Vue @ Henderson exchanges hands at eye-watering price
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