Monthly Archives: December 2006

    Review – The politics of Singapore’s new media in 2006
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:13 amby Gerald Giam The year 2006 was a landmark year for the new media and citizen journalism in Singapore. The government’s “light touch” approach to regulating the Internet was probably one of the factors that Read More

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    Review – GE 2006 & The Internet
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:13 amBy Charissa. Once again, we are at the dawn of a new year. It is that time of the year for some reflections. 2006 has been an eventful year for Singapore and us Singaporeans. So Read More

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    Jurong Island Theft: 100kg of Jet fuel additive stolen.
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:13 am By Bernard I was shocked to see this piece of news in The New Paper and in TODAY (29th December 2006). It is reported that thieves had made off with 100kg of Stadis 450, Read More

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    Singaporean students to be re-valued monthly
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:13 amBy The Kentang Singapore students will now be ranked according to their monetary value each month Keeping in line with Singapore’s goal to extract maximum value from every Singaporean Student, the Ministry of Emulation has Read More

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    Landmark decision for ‘free speech’
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    Last updated on October 1st, 2015 at 11:04 am     This article is taken from the BBC. A judgement in Britain’s highest court has been hailed as a “landmark decision on free speech” and a major boost for investigative journalism in this Read More

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    “Homing instinct” requires fundamental shift in mentality
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:14 amby Bernard In a speech at the 50th Anniversary of Tanjong Katong Secondary School, Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said: “The Government is partly to blame for this state of affairs. The leaders did not believe in Read More

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    Give a simple gift this christmas
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:14 amAs we celebrate Christmas – the time of peace, love and giving – let us spare a thought for the less fortunate in our society and in our world. Lets take it upon ourselves to Read More

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    A stranger, my friend.
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:14 amBy zyberzitizen He sleeps there every night – rain or shine. Everytime I get home from work, I see him there. Sometimes, he stares into space while drawing on a cigarette. Other times, he is Read More

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    The Geopolitics of Asian Cyberspace
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    Last updated on September 25th, 2014 at 05:14 am  This article is taken from FEER. By Ronald Deibert What happens to your request when you click on a link to a website or send an email? For most surfers, the internet experience begins Read More

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    Income gap tears at Singapore social fabric
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    Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 06:56 pmBy Geert De Clercq SINGAPORE, Dec 18 (Reuters) – When Wee Shu Min, the teenage daughter of a Singapore member of parliament stumbled across the blog of a Singaporean who wrote that he was worried Read More

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