Daily Archives: 2012-10-07

Book Review – Floating on a Malayan Breeze by Sudhir Vadaketh

By Renyin – “Floating on a Malayan Breeze” does not lend itself to simplification. It is at once a travelogue, a commentary on current affairs, and an earnest chronicle of our socio-political development. But at the heart of the story is a young Singaporean man’s eight-year journey to understand our beginnings. Vadaketh’s quest starts with, in his own words, dreamy …

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30,000 HDB flats managed by private operators?

By Leong Sze Hian – I refer to the HDB's reply "One SERS block set aside for needy" (Today, Sep 18) to  Edmund Lim's letter "HDB can help house homeless" (Today, Sep 10).   Why only 1 out of 4 blocks for needy? With thousands of needy Singaporeans in the queue for HDB rental flats, why is it that only …

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