Daily Archives: 2015-11-02

WP calls for COI again but Health Minister says wait

Wait for outcome of review: Gan’s response to WP’s COI call The Minister of Health, Gan Kim Yong, says “it is best to wait for the outcome of the review and police investigations” before deciding on the next steps. Mr Gan was responding to the call by the Workers’ Party (WP) for the government to reconstitute the independent review committee …

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Police raid suspected “drug store” in posh District 10 apartment

The Singapore Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) conducted two raids last Wednesday on two different apartments, and found almost 2kg of drugs, including some 1.5kg of heroin. Four people in total were arrested in the two separate raids. In the first raid, the CNB officers raided “a suspected drug store” in a private apartment at Orange Grove Road. “The suspected drug trafficker …

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Letter to TOC: “A” levels syllabus should be less onerous

Letter to TOC: Dear editor, It is the time of the year where 18-year olds determine their future as they take their “A” level exams. Every year, each batch of students thinks closer attention is needed for junior colleges (JCs) in Singapore. While the Ministry of Education (MOE) says there is an “ongoing effort to redress the overemphasis on academic …

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