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Driverless buses to ply Punggol, Tengah, Jurong Innovation District from 2022

Residents and workers of Punggol, Tengah and the Jurong Innovation District will be the first to ride on driverless bus services and hail driverless shuttles, under a pilot that will begin in 2022. The Centre of Excellence for Testing and Research of Autonomous Vehicles – NTU (Cetran) has launched a 2ha facility in the Jurong […]

Conservationist Dr Shawn Lum walks TODAY through Macritchie Reservoir’s flora and fauna

Longtime conservationist and Nature Society (Singapore) President Dr Shawn Lum on Tuesday (Nov 21) received the President’s Award for the Environment at the Istana. The award is the nation’s highest accolade for individuals, educational institutions and organisations that have made significant contributions towards environmental and water resource sustainability in Singapore.

Free wheelin’ in New York: the Big Apple bike boom

NEW YORK – Expanding bike lanes, handing out free helmets and making lessons free: New York is making great strides in encouraging pedal power at the expense of exhaust fumes, even if some cyclists are still nervous about navigating bottleneck traffic. For years, the city of 8.5 million – which has the most extensive public […]

Exercise Safkar Indopura

To mark 50 years of bilateral relations between Singapore and Indonesia, soldiers from the armies of both countries formed the number “50” at the end of Exercise Safkar Indopura on Monday afternoon. The exercise, the 29th in the series, is the flagship exercise between the two armies. Video: Mindef

TODAY Enable Fund: Photographer Isabelle Lim

Photographer Isabelle Lim is used to being recognised on the streets by strangers who have seen her in newspapers or on television. After all, her life story has been shared in the media numerous times over the years. The 23-year-old was born with Nager Syndrome, a rare condition that affects the development of her face, […]