Welcome to CS!
I encourage you to read more online, join some outings, shoot more and share more.
Good start here:
Basics of camera operation:
More topics covered here:
Newbie guide to Filters
What to buy after getting the DSLR (kit)
Singapore Camera equipment price guides:
Newbie guide to buying lenses:
Newbie guide to buying DSLR:
Top DSLR Cameras
DSLR prices are dropping like crazy lol. Check out the buy/sell section. Some are really really cheap and with few months warrenty. Maybe u can consider ^^