Daily Archives: 2014-08-31

Queuing up with the common folk

Almost 3 months after Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong queued up at a hawker centre to buy chicken wings for his family, his deputy has done the same. According to the Chinese newspapers, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam was seen at the Tiong Bahru hawker centre buying bak chor mee (minced meat noodle).** A member of the public had seen …

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Treasure “extraordinary” state of affairs here: Khaw

  Minister of National Development, Khaw Boon Wan, says Singaporeans should appreciate the inter-racial and inter-religious peace in the city-state. “Against the many racial and religious conflicts elsewhere that we read about almost every day, the state of affairs here in Singapore is truly extraordinary,” he said. “We must treasure it.” Mr Khaw was speaking at a National Citizenship ceremony …

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