The Sunday Times is the Sunday edition of The Straits Times and was launched on 20 December 1931. Like The Straits Times, it is packed with the latest news and features. To add zest to the Sunday reading experience, its stories are presented in a lively format with generous use of colour and other visual elements. The paper produces in-depth reviews of the events and issues of the past week, as well as insightful commentaries by brand-name writers.



On 20 December 1970, the Maha Bodhi School extension was officially declared open by the then Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of National Development, Mr Ho Cheng Choon. In the same year, the school became an integrated school, with classes for Chinese and English streams.



Yishun MRT Station opened in 20 December 1988, 2 years earlier than planned. Its former station code was N12. Before the underpass link to Northpoint was completed in 1993, there was a pedestrian crossing that linked the station and bus interchange. In fact Yio Chu Kang to Yishun section was opened on 20 December 1988.