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Daily Archives: 2011-07-18

Education, Happiness and a paradigm shift

Ghui / Singapore is a relatively young country. While we have a distinct culture, our outlook on our way of life and the direction we want our society to take is very much still in transition. When Singapore first attained independence from Malaysia in 1965, the government was focused on nation building, housing needs and job creation. In our infant …

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The Baby Isaac Story

by: Elliot Aruldoss and Jewel Philemon/ Three year old Mohamed Isaac made waves recently when he was repatriated to Malaysia as a ‘stateless’ child despite being born in Singapore as the son of a Singaporean man, Because there was a perception that Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports (MCYS) had acted unjustly in treating the child, Mohamed Isaac’s case caused …

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