Daily Archives: 2007-01-10

New northern hospital – public transport concerns

Construction of the new $400 million, 400-beds [email protected] hospital is now underway, and is expected to be completed by march 2009 (It was first announced as an election promise by the PAP in the 2001 general elections, by the way. 8 years to build a hospital?) Nicely nestled on a plot of land between the yishun interchange and yishun park, …

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w w w . H e l p N a z a n i n . c o m

Go to the website here to learn how to help Nazanin. On January 3, 2006, 18-year-old Nazanin Mahabad Fatehi was sentenced to death for murder by court in Iran after she stabbed one of three men who attempted to rape her and her 16-year-old niece in a park in Karaj (a suburb of Tehran) in March 2005. She was seventeen …

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How Many Ministers Does It Take To Change A Lightbulb?

The People’s Authoritarian Party (PAP) recently held a closed door, secret meeting to discuss the issue of lightbulbs in Singapore. Below is the transcript of the meeting which was leaked out. Lee Hsien Loong: Gentlemen and ladies… I am very happy to announce that 66.6% of the people want to buy our new Progress Lightbulbs, according to our nationwide survey …

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“Durai Saga” fan fiction competition launched

By The Kentang “Patter”, an online web portal affiliated to The Straits Times, has launched a “Durai Saga” fan fiction competition. According to Patter’s deputy editor, Mr Kimberly Faucet Chua, the competition will “allow Singaporeans to actively participate in citizen journalism and thereby feel more closely bonded to their nation.” Participants in the competition write a fan fiction story based …

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