Daily Archives: 2014-06-24

MERS – Should we be afraid?

By Alwin Moo With the announcement of the new Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus, labelled the “SARS of the Middle East”, should we be afraid and prepare for the worse? MERS is classified as a coronavirus and the first case was reported in 2012, countries with reported cases include Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Jordan, Qatar, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates, …

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Pastor accuses gov’t of “more than tolerating gay agenda”

In an attack on the annual “right to love” celebration – known as Pink Dot – organised by the gay community in Singapore, the senior pastor at the Faith Community Baptist Church (FCBC) said on his Facebook page on Monday that the government, in allowing the annual event, is “more than tolerating the gay agenda”. Senior pastor Lawrence Khong, who …

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