Daily Archives: 2010-11-22

Dr Wijeysingha writes to President on Vui Kong

In August 2010, The Online Citizen organized a petition-signing event at Speakers’ Corner to urge the President to convene a Constitutional Court to look into the remarks by the then-Attorney General, Walter Woon. (See story here and pictures here.) About 50 people put their names and signatures to the petition on the day and the letters were sent to the …

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Ministerial statement on Mas Selamat’s escape

Click here to join in the discussion at our Facebook page: TOC Facebook. 22 November 2010 Ministerial Statement By The Minister For Home Affairs, Mr K Shanmugam, on 22 November 2010 in Parliament. On 18 Oct 2010, DPM Wong informed this House of what Mas Selamat had said about how he got out of the Whitley Road Detention Centre (WRDC) on …

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Not-so-ordinary ordinary Singaporean – Leong Sze Hian

The Online Citizen catches up with regular contributor Leong Sze Hian to uncover the man behind the statistician. By Joshua Chiang Leong Sze Hian is a walking contradiction. Ask him what he does for a living, and he’ll reply ‘not very much’. But in the same breath, he’ll tell you why he’s probably busier than he had ever been– writing …

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