Daily Archives: 2013-12-06

United Front were no communists: British intelligence

The report below is by Maurice LB Williams, the Security Liaison Officer (which is the title of the Head of the British intelligence unit, MI5, office in Singapore), evaluating the evidence presented by the Singapore Special Branch on the security situation in Singapore. You can see his initials at the bottom of page 4. “Security Situation in Singapore”, 25 April …

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The alternative news in 1 day? (part 3)

By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the Ministry of Manpower’s reply “Measures in place to help injured workers” (Straits Times, Dec 5). Employers responsible for injured workers’ upkeep? It states that “Employers are responsible for a worker’s upkeep and maintenance during the entire work injury compensation claim process, and these include providing adequate food, ensuring acceptable housing, and paying any …

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The alternative news in 1 day? (part 2)

By Leong Sze Hian When the NEA fight with Town Council at the expense of ordinary S’poreans? I refer to the articles “The little trade fair that became a battleground” (My Paper, Dec 5) and “Abrupt end to Kovan City year-end fair” (Straits Times, Dec 5).   Trade fair or “year-end festivity”? The former states that “The opposition-run town council …

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