Daily Archives: 2014-05-15

Statement by civil society over concern of treatment rendered towards teenagers
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Members of the civil society in Singapore have issued a joint statement to raise concerns to the members of the Singapore Parliament regarding the treatment rendered by the press and the District Court towards the five teenagers arrested on 10 May 2014 for their Read More

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Did PAP film screening contravene Section 14 of Films Act?
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

“MDA received this Young PAP film for classification earlier this year,” the Straits Times reported a Media Development Authority (MDA) spokesperson as having said. The MDA had also decided that the video was not a “party political film”, which is illegal in Singapore. Read More

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ASEAN Youth at the ASEAN Summit 2014: Representing All Voices and Claiming our Space
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Last updated on October 1st, 2015 at 11:02 am11 May 2014 served as a historical and monumental day for ASEAN Youth. Despite challenges in terms of time, space and genuine representation, we, the young people, asserted our right to claim our space and Read More

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ST report on Bukit Brown “concessions” erroneous: SHS
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

The following is from the Singapore Heritage Society’s Facebook page: On 12 May 2014, Straits Times Assistant Political Editor Leonard Lim wrote that civil society groups “extracted concessions on Bukit Brown cemetery” in his opinion piece “Can Civil Society Influence Politics?”. Read SHS Read More

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Newsbites – NDP2014 for Singaporeans, Yale-NUS launches NGO bootcamp, and sports for free
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 0

NDP2014 to focus on Singaporeans This year’s national Day Parade will centre on getting Singaporeans actively involved in the celebrations. Themed “Our People, Our Home”, NDP2014 will include run-up activities such as outreach programmes for children, and a pre-parade carnival with games and entertainment. Read More

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Spot an attractive person on the train?
By Tiffany Gwee Published on by Tiffany Gwee 0

By Tiffany Gwee Have you ever seen someone that caught your eye on the train on the way back from work and wanted to share his picture with everyone else on the Internet? Well, with this website, you actually can send in his/her Read More

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That YP video – missing the serious for the laughs
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 11:12 pmBy Howard Lee Insipid, boring, scripted, stone-faced, wooden, emotionless, uninspiring, reading from a script, forced to do it, bad acting, are they even acting – those were some of the comments made online about the Read More

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