Daily Archives: 2011-10-07

Is one year National Service possible?

~by: Eric Tan Heng Chong~ All eyes are on the new slate of opposition MPs and NCMPs. I hope that through their Parliamentary debates they can convince the government to make life better for Singaporeans on issues which the government overlooked. I hope they can pick one salient hot button issue and zero in on it to change it for …

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Ric O'Barry: We can save the planet by controlling our desires

~by: Elisabelle Aruldoss~ ACRES hosted an open dialogue session with influential dolphin activist, Mr Ric O’Barry, on 4th October at the Grand Copthorne Hotel. The event saw a successful turn-out as a long line of eager people started queuing up in front of the conference hall, anticipating the start of the session. Video clips of spirited dolphins roaming free in the …

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Singapore VS Jordan: Do-or-die Mission for Our Lions

Damon Yeo/ After losing the first two matches of the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, the Lions face a likely do-or-die mission against Jordan at Jalan Besar Stadium on 11 Oct. With only two teams qualifying to the Fourth Round of the Qualifiers, things certainly do not look rosy as Singapore currently languishes at the bottom of Group A. However, three points …

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