Daily Archives: 2013-08-22

AGC denies family’s request to reopen inquiry into inmate’s death

By Andrew Loh The Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) has turned down a request by the family of Mr Dinesh Raman Chinnaiah to direct the Coroner to reopen an inquest into the death of Dinesh Raman while in police custody. “[As] your letter has raised no new matters that require further investigations, and as the cause of and circumstances connected with …

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The “hard truths”of Medishield financing: ‘Rhetoric’ vs ‘statistics’?

By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “Premiums for MediShield Life to be kept affordable” (Straits Times, Aug 20). “The impact of higher MediShield premiums will be studied carefully to ensure that every Singaporean can afford them,” said Health Minister Gan Kim Yong. Dr Ang Yong Guan’s poster on Reserves and Medishield After I read the above, I read Dr …

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