Daily Archives: 2015-07-28

Non-religious groups criticise PM Lee’s remarks on “godless society”
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

By Kirsten Han / additional reporting by Andrew Loh Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s remarks about how a “godless society” would bring “many other problems”,  have raised the ire of some groups. “Overall, we think religion is a good thing,” Mr Lee said Read More

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Lina Chiam: SPP will stand in Potong Pasir no matter
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By TREmeritus In a media interview today (28 July), NCMP Lina Chiam said that she will continue to contest in Potong Pasir SMC and that her party “will not budge” even if there’s a 3-cornered fight in Potong Pasir. “The SPP will not Read More

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Without fear
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

By Dylan Cheng It is with great dismay that I share this incident with everyone. I am formerly an intern with the renowned human rights lawyer,  M Ravi. One of the tasks that I was assigned to do was to assist him in conducting Read More

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2015 election message from I Love Singapore group
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 0

By the I Love Singapore group The electoral boundaries has been announced and the political parties are now working on which constituencies they would want to contest in and to avoid three corner fights wherever possible. In view of potential conflicting interests, we understand their Read More

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It was a scam, says businessman of “sham” awards
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

On 8 May this year, Mr Paul Lee was surprised to receive a call notifying him that his company had been nominated as one of the “Top 100 companies” in the “Singapore Excellence Award.” The call, he said, was from a “senior project Read More

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Are you eligible to vote? Check against the composite registers of electors
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 0

The composite registers of electors for the purposes of the next general election and any election thereafter have been certified and are available for public inspection. There are a total of 2,460,977 electors in the registers. Singapore citizens may check their particulars in the registers: Read More

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Fake facebook account slanders opposition parties and praised PAP
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Last updated on October 21st, 2015 at 05:49 pmLast evening, a post by “an ordinary Singaporean” went somewhat viral with on social media, saying how two opposition parties were backstabbing each other during their walkabouts. A Facebook account by a person named, Rommel Read More

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US State Department gives Singapore Tier 2 ranking in trafficking report
By Kirsten Han Published on by Kirsten Han 0

Singapore has been ranked Tier 2 in the 2015 Trafficking in Persons Report released by the US Department of State on 27 July, meaning that despite making significant efforts, the government does not fully comply with the minimum standards for the elimination of Read More

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