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Daily Archives: 2012-06-20

Someday, today, now!

~ By Suchen Christine Lim ~ It is not “someday”, but today. My best friend and her husband, both devout Christians, are happy now that their lesbian daughter (in her late thirties) has found a loving, supportive partner for life. Their daughter and her partner live with the partner’s family, and the couple visit and dine regularly with my friend and her …

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President responds to Kenneth's letters

The Reform Party thanks the office of his Excellency Tony Tan for the response received yesterday to its two letters dated June 1st and June 16th 2012. We reproduce below his office’s response: Dear Kenneth, We received your email dated 2 June 2012 enquiring about Presidential Approval for IMF Loan Commitment. Your query has been referred to MAS for their …

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Homeless Family Was Not Evicted From Shelter

By Ravi Philemon –             Havelock Shelter Mr Leong Sze Hian wrote an article, 'Homeless family lives in an office' (TOC, 3 June 2012). The article highlighted the case of "David's family of three (who) have been homeless for about a month".   Background on David's family 'David' works as a driver-cum-deliveryman, earning about $1500 per month, and has children from …

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