5 x 5: The Tampines Fire, the Iron Nun and other headlines

By August 17, 20165 x 5, Current

TL;DR – Everything you need to know, summarised for you at 5pm daily.

1) Fire at Tampines

Explosions heard and falling debris seen from CK building at Tampines St 92, which caught fire this afternoon. Occupants have been evacuated.

2) This is Japan’s richest man

And he got there because he isn’t afraid to fail.

3) The Iron Nun

Yeah, it’s an ad campaign by Nike but this record-breaking 86-year-old woman has done 45 Ironman triathlon and STILL going strong.

4) This Syrian hero who has saved children trapped in bomb wreckages just died


5) Sweet dreams are made of cheese

Who am I to diss a brie?

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