Daily Archives: 2014-03-13

The browning of Singapore – time to step up

“From our latest water demand figures,” Dr Vivian [Balakrishnan] said last Friday, “we are currently consuming about 420 million gallons a day. Now if the demand figure continues to increase then certainly, I will have to re-evaluate the adequacy of our current plans.” While it is reassuring to know that Singapore has enough reserves in its water supply to perhaps …

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M’sia Airlines denies that families were flown to India

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) has rejected rumours that some families of the passengers who were on the missing flight MH370 were flown from Beijing to India instead of Malaysia. The rumour, which apparently originated from a Taiwanese news report, claimed that “MAS had offered to send two relatives of each Chinese passenger to Kuala Lumpur, where they can stay and wait …

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