Daily Archives: 2011-04-06

A statistical analysis of the CNA Political Forum on Singapore’s Future

On 2 April 2011, Channel NewsAsia (CNA) aired ‘A Political Forum on Singapore’s Future’, featuring Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Member of Parliament (MP) Josephine Teo representing the People’s Action Party (PAP), Gerald Giam for the Worker’s Party, Lina Chiam for the Singapore People’s Party, Vincent Wijeysingha for the Singapore Democratic Party and Mr Mohamed Nazem Suki for the Singapore …

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Why are cancer treatments not subsidized by government owned hospitals?

The following is a letter sent to us by a TOC reader. Dear Minister of Health Mr Khaw Boon Wan,  First of all, I would like to wish you a speedy recovery from your most recent surgery. I certainly understand the difficulties of spending your days in the hospital. But I wrote to you on a very worrying matter. You see, I am …

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Why the Tin Pei Ling saga just won’t die down

The following is an excerpt of an article posted today at Sgpolitics. by Ng E-Jay/ Why is it that the Tin Pei Ling saga just won’t die down? It has been nearly two weeks since netizens began dragging her private photographs out into the open and making inane insinuations about the background of her marriage. A heated debate has erupted, …

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