People

To Change And Be Changed

To Change And Be Changed

3 young Singaporeans came home with life-changing experiences after making a change in others’ lives.

She’s Her Own Boss At 17

She’s Her Own Boss At 17

WIN Candela Cosmetic’s eye-shadow and brush set worth $56.

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.

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?

Albert Lin: The Modern-day Indiana Jones

Albert Lin: The Modern-day Indiana Jones

The National Geographic Adventurer of the Year 2010 will speak in Singapore about his cutting-edge archaeological pursuits.

Desmond Kon: In Love with Words

Desmond Kon: In Love with Words

The Singapore Literature Prize winner is on a roll, winning award after award for his poems and fiction.

June Chua: Empowering Transgender People

June Chua: Empowering Transgender People

The LGBT activist hopes the transgender community can lead dignified and fulfilling lives.

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.

Pole Dance: Sleazy or Sporty?

Pole Dance: Sleazy or Sporty?

Young instructor Angelene Wong is bent on breaking the stereotype that pole dancing is strip-teasing.

Unseen, Unsung Heroes Take Centre Stage

Unseen, Unsung Heroes Take Centre Stage

The Honour Film Initiative shines spotlight on everyday heroes in Singapore.