Daily Archives: 2011-08-04

National Day is about the people of Singapore

by: Jen Tai/ I am perturbed by what I see along the streets of Singapore today. In celebration of National Day, there are many national buntings hanging on the street lamp posts. But other than the obligatory ‘Happy Birthday Singapore’ in small fonts, the rest of the bunting design shouts out the name of the GRC or SMC and carries …

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NLB clarifies on the old newspaper articles that went missing

by: Jewel Philemon/ TOC excerpted an article from the blogosphere yesterday which highlighted that some archived newspaper articles have gone missing from National Library Board’s (NLB) searchable online Singapore newspaper archive NewspaperSG. (See HERE). TOC wrote in to NLB to enquire on these missing articles in their online newspaper archive yesterday. Ms Narinder Kaur, Assistant Director of NLB replied to our …

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