Shanmugam: Children can succeed in Singapore despite challenging family circumstances including single parenthood

By The Online Citizen On 22nd May 2018

Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam stated on Sunday (20 May) that it is possible to bring up a child to succeed in Singapore despite challenging family circumstances including single parenthood...

Anwar thanks Malaysian alternative news site while SG govt wants to stop "fake news"

By The Online Citizen On 21st May 2018

In a recent interview with Malaysiakini, a Malaysian alternative news site, Mr Anwar Ibrahim who was released from prison on Wednesday (May 16),...

Dr Mahathir only gives PM Lee half an hour to meet him

By The Online Citizen On 19th May 2018

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong arrived at Kuala Lumpur today (19 May) to meet Dr Mahathir, after the opposition coalition Pakatan Harapan led by Dr Mahathir achieved a historic win at the Malaysia GE1...

M'sia to scrap GST from 1 Jun and curtail expenditure while S'pore to up GST and borrow for mega projects

By The Online Citizen On 17th May 2018

Malaysia’s new government announced yesterday (16 May) that it woul...

"Frontrunners" for PM: Was there even a race to begin with?

By The Online Citizen On 22nd May 2018

by Han Lang Given the fact that our students have consistently topped international education rankings, including the Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa) tests, it is baffling tha...

Bilahari's comments on Malay dominance in Malaysia; Are Singaporeans the ones who cannot detract from race politics?

By The Online Citizen On 22nd May 2018

Now that the Malaysian election results are done and dusted, it allows us to delve into the deeper issues that led to the toppling of UMNO. Of course, there is no denying that Najib and Rosmah's flagr...

National Service: Flogging the horse that is named "Accountability"

By The Online Citizen On 22nd May 2018

The Singapore Armed Forces' rap sheet is beginning to look as dubious as the SMRT's, save with the far more serious consequence of death. While deaths occurring during army training are not new by any...

Netizens lambast transport minister for saying ‘When a system is very unreliable, that is the time to pump in more resources’

By The Online Citizen On 21st May 2018

Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan said in Parliament on last Friday (18 May) that when a transport system is very unreliable, that is the time to pump in more resources into the system and the operatin...

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