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    United States implores authorities in Hong Kong to “exercise restraint”

United States implores authorities in Hong Kong to “exercise restraint”

(White House Image press secretary Josh Earnest) The White House on Monday implored authorities in Hong Kong to “exercise restraint” amid mass pro-democracy protests following Beijing’s decision to restrict reforms in the

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    Candlelight vigil in solidarity with Hong Kong for democracy

Candlelight vigil in solidarity with Hong Kong for democracy

A candlelight vigil will be carried out this coming Wednesday at Hong Lim Park, 7.30pm to show support for citizens in Hong Kong in their protest against police violence and demand for universal

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    Fiery confrontation at Hong Lim Park over use of speaker’s corner

Fiery confrontation at Hong Lim Park over use of speaker’s corner

By Terry Xu (Image by Lawrence Chong) A heated dispute between a National Parks officer and organiser of the Central Provident Funds (CPF) protest event took place last afternoon at

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Singapore’s population increases to 5.47 million

  Singapore’s population increases to 5.47 million

  Singapore’s total population has risen to 5.47 million people, from 5.40 million in 2013. This was revealed by the

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Islamic scholars compile list of worldwide voices against ISIS

  Islamic scholars compile list of worldwide voices against ISIS

Two Singaporean Islamic scholars have compiled a list of 86 prominent scholars, groups and countries from all over the world

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Rebecca Loh gets 10 years jail for culpable homicide in son’s death

  Rebecca Loh gets 10 years jail for culpable homicide in son’s death

Rebecca Loh Chui Lai, the 32-year old single mother who appeared in news last year for pushing her special needs

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 RC chairman tells resident to “be tolerant” of RC karaoke noise

   RC chairman tells resident to “be tolerant” of RC karaoke noise

In a letter to the Straits Times on Wednesday, Ms Sek Hwee Leng said she was told by her resident

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Train fault causes service breakdown between Marina Bay and Newton MRT stations

  Train fault causes service breakdown between Marina Bay and Newton MRT stations

(Image from @ze_kaiser, twitter) On Tuesday evening, passengers commuting on the SMRT’s North South Line were forced to seek alternative means

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MPA hangs whistle-blower out to dry?

  MPA hangs whistle-blower out to dry?

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is being sued by a whistle-blower for damages after it failed to

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