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    IPPT to be revised from five stations to three stations

IPPT to be revised from five stations to three stations

Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen has just announced that the Individual Physical Proficiency Test (IPPT) for National Servicemen will be revised from the current five stations to just three, with

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    MOT concerned about Malaysia’s decision to levy entry fee for foreign vehicles

MOT concerned about Malaysia’s decision to levy entry fee for foreign vehicles

In response to media queries, a Ministry of Transport (MOT) spokesperson said that there is concern whether Malaysia’s decision to levy an entry fee on foreign-registered vehicles is directed towards

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    Massive leap backwards as Singapore resumes executions

Massive leap backwards as Singapore resumes executions

Press release of Amnesty International and the Anti-Death Penalty Asia Network. Singapore has taken a reprehensible U-turn by executing the first two prisoners since 2011, Amnesty International and the Anti-Death

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US, international bodies protest NLB censorship of children’s book

  US, international bodies protest NLB censorship of children’s book

NEW YORK, 07/17/2014—The National Coalition Against Censorship (USA) has been joined by freeDimensional and PEN International in issuing a statement ( read online ) opposing the decision by the Singapore National Library

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Crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 said to be shot down

  Crashed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 said to be shot down

Malaysia Airlines posted on its social media platforms at around midnight that its flight MH17 went missing when it was

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PM Lee’s case against Ngerng is “diversionary tactic”: Reporters Without Borders

  PM Lee’s case against Ngerng is “diversionary tactic”: Reporters Without Borders

By Howard Lee International Press Freedom group Reporters Without Borders (RWB) has issued a media release criticising Prime Minister Lee Hsien

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A*STAR scientist to receive international recongition from ‘Society in Science’ organisation

  A*STAR scientist to receive international recongition from ‘Society in Science’ organisation

A*STAR’s Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) fellow, Dr Wan Yue, has become the first Singaporean to receive the prestigious Branco

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Questions on bus bridging protocol and social media annoucment

  Questions on bus bridging protocol and social media annoucment

Terry Xu The Online Citizen first reported on the train fault that took place on Monday evening. A photo of a huge

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Singapore Literature Prize judges resign over NLB’s book removal

  Singapore Literature Prize judges resign over NLB’s book removal

By Howard Lee A number of judges for the Singapore Literature Prize have resigned from the judging panel in response

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