Daily Archives: 2010-11-11

SDP rally at Speakers’ Corner this Saturday

Media Release from the Singapore Democratic Party: The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) will hold its second rally at the Speakers’ Corner in Hong Lim Park on Saturday 13 November 2010. The theme of the Rally is “It’s About You”. The event follows an earlier successful rally at the same venue held on 25 September 2010. As in the previous Rally, …

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Served NS but told he’s no longer a S’pore citizen

Excerpt from kelzinho’s blog: As i took my oath and received my Pink IC on stage at an acceptence ceremony, I remember proudly thinking to myself, finally, this is home, and i belong here, i decided to renounce my Japanese citizenship at the age of 21, and be a full pledge Singapore citizen, for there’s no other place that i …

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Time running out for historic botanical site

By Joshua Chiang “This garden was started by Mr John Laycock in 1951,” Alice Mendoza explains. She pauses, and looks at the fifteen or so visitors in front of her. Her next sentence draws exclamations of ‘oohs’ and ‘wows’ from her audience. “Mr Laycock was also the employer of the Minister Mentor Lee Kuan Yew and his late wife.” Then …

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