Daily Archives: 2011-08-27

Presidential Election Polling Day – A photo story

Pictures: Terry Xu, Shawn Danker and Chong Woon Hian/ Results of the Presidential Election 2011: Tan Cheng Bock – 737128 votes Tan Jee Say – 529732 votes Tony Tan – 744397 votes Tan Kin Lin – 103931 votes Rejected votes – 37826 Total votes cast – 2,153,014 votes Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam is the candidate elected as the 7th …

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Hastily scribbled anecdotes of an overseas voter

by: HYY/ I awoke excited by the prospect of voting for the very first time! In previous years, my constituency had always been a walkover. I was travelling over GE 2011 and missed my opportunity to vote then. I had embarked on a last minute scramble to register as an overseas voter so as to vote in Australia, where I …

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The Online Citizen A Fully Fledged Citizen

Ms Melanie Alfred a mass communications undergraduate at RMIT recently interviewed Ravi Philemon, the interim chief editor of TOC. We reproduce here Ms Alfred’s report from the interview. _____________________________ “When you go to TOC (The Online Citizen), just be careful that that site is an anti-establishment site. So what you read discount by 90%.” This is Emeritus Senior Minister Goh …

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