Daily Archives: 2016-01-03

Law Minister helps accused man find a lawyer
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

“I don’t think people will therefore assume that I or the lawyer condone cruelty to animals,” Law Minister, K Shanmugam, said in a Facebook post on Sunday. He was referring to his involvement in helping to find a lawyer for the man accused Read More

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His leg is rotting but he refuses help, despite pleas from family and friends
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

In a rather heartbreaking story, 64-year old Mr Lim is refusing medical help to treat his suspected gangrenous left leg, leaving family and friends worried and helpless. Mr Lim’s plight was first reported by The New Paper (TNP) on 3 January, and he Read More

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GIC’s pay-for-volunteering scheme gets criticised
By Andrew Loh Published on by Andrew Loh 0

In what is already turning out to be a controversial initiative one day after it was announced, Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, the Government Investment Corporation of Singapore, or GIC Pte Ltd, is handing out cash grants to students who do volunteer work for Read More

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