Daily Archives: 2015-05-28

Five from defunct Mobile Air Pte Ltd arrested over series of cheating cases
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 5

It is reported that five men related to the now-defunct Mobile Air Pte Ltd, including its former owner Jover Chew, were called to report to police and detained yesterday over a series of cheating cases at Sim Lim Square. Mr Chew, 32 shot Read More

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Pink Dot concert 2015 set to brighten Hong Lim Park
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 1

Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 04:16 pm Pink Dot Concert 2015, held in conjunction with the annual Pink Dot rally, is set to bring Hong Lim Park to life once again with an exhilarating line-up of some of Singapore’s hottest local Read More

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High court dismissed MND’s applications to appoint independent auditors in AHPETC
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 14

Last updated on July 25th, 2016 at 01:02 pm The High Court has dismissed the application by Ministry of National Development (MND) to impose conditions onto grants disbursed to the town council and to have the court to appoint independent auditors to Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol Read More

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Releases and arrests under the ISA
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 5

By Teo Soh Lung Yesterday’s press releases (27 May 2015) of the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) are depressing. Three men were released from indefinite imprisonment under the Internal Security Act (ISA) a year ago, but it is only now that we are Read More

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Urgent action required for death row inmate Kho Jabing
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 1

Last updated on October 19th, 2015 at 04:16 pm The Singapore Anti-Death Penalty Campaign (SADPC) and We Believe in Second Chances strongly urge the Cabinet to advise the President, Mr Tony Tan, to grant clemency to Sarawakian death row inmate, Kho Jabing. Kho Read More

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MDA’s ban on gay video only promotes ignorance
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 7

By Ghui I was in Ireland on 22 May when Irish voters went to the polls to cast their votes for the ground breaking referendum to amend the constitution to legalise gay marriage. I was also in Ireland when the results, overwhelmingly and decisively Read More

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“Terrible” and “beautiful” – reactions to new N’Day song
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 14

Last updated on October 21st, 2015 at 05:49 pm The new National Day song to mark Singapore’s 50th anniversary as an independent nation has been released. The song, titled, “Our Singapore”, is written and performed by Dick Lee, one of Singapore’s most recognisable Read More

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Lèse-majesté Singapore style – the ultimate betrayal of the Singapore Constitution
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 21

By Tan Wah Piow Lawrence Wong, the Singapore Minister for Culture, Community and Youth reminds me of a second-hand car salesman when I read about his recent remarks as to why the government is considering legislation to protect the name and images of Read More

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