Daily Archives: 2012-05-20

Open Letter to ST's Andy Ho

Editor's note: This is the original opinion piece by Andy Ho in 'The Straits Times' May 19, p.A38. EYE ON ETHICS Same-sex union can't be labelled 'marriage' Marriage for same-sex couples? Gay rights activists in the United States argue that such partnerships – already recognised as civil unions – should be given the same status as marriage. But there are …

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Singapore joins the Danone Nations Cup

PRESS RELEASE For the first time ever, Singapore will be participating in the Danone Nations Cup. The Danone Nations Cup is the world's largest international soccer tournament for 10 to 12 year-olds. The 2012 finals will take place in September in Warsaw, Poland at one of the host stadiums of this coming European Championships. At this year's World final, the …

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Png Eng Huat: Hougang is Not for Sale!

~ By Benjamin Cheah ~ “Hougang is not for sale!” Mr Png Eng Huat declared. In his maiden rally of the Hougang by-election, this is the battle cry of the Workers’ Party (WP) as it kicks off its campaign for Hougang in earnest. The rally focused on a central narrative: the residents of Hougang voting for the Workers’ Party, in spite of threats …

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