Daily Archives: 2011-02-07

MARUAH to Singapore Police Force: Explain SFD investigations
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MEDIA ADVISORY For immediate release 29 January 2011 MARUAH’s View of the Police Investigations into SFD Members’ Sale of Death Penalty Book MARUAH notes the statement by NGO Singaporeans for Democracy (SFD) and various media reports about the recent initiation of police investigations Read More

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New Hope for Sentenced Malaysian
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BANGKOK, Feb 4, 2011 (IPS) – A young Malaysian’s legal battle to escape the hangman’s noose in Singapore is finding new hope. “He has a 50-50 chance of being spared,” Madasamy Ravi, the lawyer appearing for 23-year-old Yong Vui Kong, said in a Read More

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For the last time, TOC is not a political party!
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This article was first published at this blog. by Siew Kum Hong I was a little bemused (and later amused) to see a letter in ST Forum on 29 Jan, that basically insinuated that I had become a Nominated Member of Parliament as Read More

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How long must caregivers suffer before the Government acts?
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The following is a letter sent to us by a TOC reader who also writes at his blog. Professor Lee Wei Ling’s report two Sundays back, “Who cares for the caregivers” (Jan 30) paints a depressing, but realistic picture of the difficulties many Read More

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Singapore’s flawed ‘freedom’
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The following is an excerpt of an article from Asia Times Online. By Muhammad Cohen HONG KONG – What do you call a country that takes 35% of salaries to finance a state investment fund run by the prime minister’s wife? Where the Read More

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