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    Singaporeans show concern for Gaza conflict at Hong Lim Park

Singaporeans show concern for Gaza conflict at Hong Lim Park

More than 1000 people gathered at Hong Lim Park last Saturday afternoon to show their solidarity with the people of Gaza. The event was organised by Mr Muhd Firdaus Bin

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    EU to Singapore: Reinstate moratorium, abolish death penalty

EU to Singapore: Reinstate moratorium, abolish death penalty

By Howard Lee The European Union has responded yesterday to the recent executions of two inmates - Tang Hai Liang and Foong Chee Peng, who were convicted in 2011 and sentenced to

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    CPF – government insists on tweaking a broken system, sows more distrust

CPF – government insists on tweaking a broken system, sows more distrust

By Phillip Ang I refer to “CPF system will evolve to meet changing needs: DPM Tharman” and “CPF under review to better buffer against inflation: Manpower Minister”. Both ministers were

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Abolish CPF and the retirement age

  Abolish CPF and the retirement age

By Benedict Chong It was only several months ago when PM Lee Hsien Loong launched a defamation lawsuit against Roy

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Hindu society’s 14-year appeal for land to build temple

  Hindu society’s 14-year appeal for land to build temple

  On 6 July, thousands of devotees thronged the Toa Payoh stadium to celebrate the Ratha Yatra festival, or the

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Tharman to Ngerng – GIC “pays no regards” to source of funds

  Tharman to Ngerng – GIC “pays no regards” to source of funds

“GIC knows it is managing government assets, that is the Government’s mandate for the GIC. The mandate is irrespective of

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Freedom is the foundation of morality

  Freedom is the foundation of morality

By Bryan Cheang “Setting a good example is a far better way to spread ideals than through force of arms.” –

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CPF – simple answers for a simple reform?

  CPF – simple answers for a simple reform?

By Howard Lee Sometimes, judging from our politicians’ response to issues to the Central Provident Fund, you begin to wonder

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TOC Policy Exchange on CPF – rethinking the system

  TOC Policy Exchange on CPF – rethinking the system

By Howard Lee The Online Citizen conducted a Policy Exchange discussion on the Central Provident Fund last Saturday, with members

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