Photo Essays

Healthy Eating: The New Cool?

Healthy Eating: The New Cool?

Singapore finally climbed her way in to the Michelin Guide this July with her local delicacies. Also, July’s Singapore Restaurant Month has chosen to focus on healthy food.

8 Singaporean LGBT Youths

8 Singaporean LGBT Youths

UrbanWire decided to turn the spotlight on 8 local youths in the community.

Censorship In Singapore: Necessarily Strict?

Censorship In Singapore: Necessarily Strict?

Renowned photojournalist Newsha Tavakolian, who has worked for TIME and National Geographic, exhibits her works in Singapore.

Kranji Farmer’s Market

Kranji Farmer’s Market

The Kranji Farmers’ Market aims to promote fresh local produce such as fruits, fish, herbs and eggs, as well as local artisan products.

Buyer’s Remorse

Buyer’s Remorse

With this year’s Great Singapore Sale(GSS), will we have even more shoppers scrambling for discounted deals… then regretting them?

The Singapore Garden Festival

The Singapore Garden Festival

The Sixth Singapore Garden Festival 2016, featuring a premier tropical garden and flower show from Jul 23 till Jul 31, is the biggest so far.

Evolution Of Baju Kurung: Exploring Different Styles And Designs

Evolution Of Baju Kurung: Exploring Different Styles And Designs

UrbanWire looks at a few typical pieces to see how this the baju kurung has evolved in recent years.

National Parade 2016: The Effort You Don’t See

National Parade 2016: The Effort You Don’t See

For most National Day Parade viewers, the most memorable moments are those helmed by actual people.

Behind Boat Quay: Stories From The Back Alley

Behind Boat Quay: Stories From The Back Alley

These godowns or warehouses lining this part of the Singapore River offered back-breaking employment to new immigrants.

Fashion Steps Out 2016: Of Mandopop, Chick flicks And The Circus

Fashion Steps Out 2016: Of Mandopop, Chick flicks And The Circus

Fashion Steps Out, the largest fashion event in Singapore, brings an extra treat to the runway this year

Turkey: Inner Conflict and the Syrians’ Biggest Helping Hand

Turkey: Inner Conflict and the Syrians’ Biggest Helping Hand

UrbanWire explores Turkey’s valiant battle against enemies from both sides of the border

Photo Essay: Star Wars: The Force Revitalises (Fans)

Photo Essay: Star Wars: The Force Revitalises (Fans)

The UrbanWire explores Singapore fans’ love for all things Star Wars in the wake of the r2015’s most-anticipated movie’s release