Daily Archives: 2016-04-13

Campaign to tell the lived experiences of the low-Income in Singapore
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Last updated on April 14th, 2016 at 04:28 pmThe Center for Culture-Centered Approach to Research and Evaluation (CARE), a research center under the Department of Communications and New Media at the National University of Singapore (NUS), has just launched an online campaign to Read More

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Is it actually better to pay for sex?
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By Zed Dee There was a story published recently by the Straits Times that seems to disagree. The story has this to say about more teenage boys having paid sex with female sex workers: This is a public health concern as sex workers Read More

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A slur is a knife – You don’t get to decide how sharp it is but the person at its tip
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By Alfian Sa’at There’s a video that’s surfaced that claims that the words ‘keling’ and ‘apu neh’ are not derogatory. As evidence, the (elderly Indian) speaker in the video says that during his time, they were merely descriptive terms and not meant as Read More

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Alibaba buys Lazada for $1bn, crude soars on freeze optimism
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By Margaret Yang, CMC Markets Equities – Alibaba has spent $1bn to purchase a majority stake in Singapore based Lazada Group, which is a rising e-commerce player in Southeast Asia. This is a good move towards expanding its footprint in the region and Read More

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Complain on Facebook but don’t be petty
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By Gangasudhan A set of wedding photos has gone viral on Facebook, after Jaclyn Ying (the bride) posted 21 photos on Sunday that demonstrated the poor quality of the wedding day photography the bride and groom had paid for – “we got one Read More

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