Daily Archives: 2016-07-19

Minister Tan: Unfortunate for Mr Png and colleagues to politicise the special clearance for him and his grassroots
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Minister Tan Chuan-Jin hits back at reports about him and his grassroots leaders being given special clearance at Tuas Immigration Checkpoint on Jul 17, and said that it is unfortunate that MP for Hougang, Mr Png Eng Huat and his colleagues chose to Read More

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MoU signed by Singapore and Malaysia for double-track High Speed Rail
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

This afternoon, the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the High-Speed Railway project that will link Singapore and Malaysia was signed by representatives from the two neighbouring countries. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Singapore Prime Minister (PM) Lee Hsien Loong and his Malaysian Read More

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Grey Pride: A Review of “My Mother Buys Condoms”, by W!ld Rice
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Ng Yi-Sheng Back in 2008, I kicked off a routine theatre review with the following words: “Guess what, guys? Old is the new gay!” In that write up, I argued that Singaporean theatremakers were finally getting over their obsession with the LGBT community, Read More

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Copyright holders urged Google to remove 500 million infringing links
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

More than 500,000,000 allegedly infringing links on internet search engine, Google were asked to be removed by the copyright holders. The number of the links being reported during early six months of 2016 has almost reached the amount of the reports made the Read More

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Police arrest 32-yr-old woman for unauthorised use of credit card
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Police announced said on July 17 that a 32-year-old woman has been arrested for the unauthorised use of another person’s credit card. An unauthorized credit card transactions from the victim’s card on various online sales platforms was reported to the police on April Read More

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ICA confirms Minister Tan and his grassroots were given priority clearance at Tuas checkpoint
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Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) confirms Minister Tan Chuan-Jin and his entourage of grassroots leaders and members were cleared through the customs with expedited clearance via a counter specially opened by its officers. Member of Parliament for Hougang SMC, Png Eng Huat had Read More

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Forum to discuss the extent of multiculturalism in Singapore
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Last updated on July 22nd, 2016 at 01:08 pmSingapore is multicultural? Really? Cultural diversity has long been a hallmark of Singapore society. We boast about being a bustling global city with a multi-racial and multi-religious society. But just how deep is our cultural Read More

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Singapore seek assistance from Thai govt to repatriate bank robbery suspect
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Singapore authorities are seeking assistance from Thai government to repatriate Canadian bank robbery suspect, David Hames Roach to Singapore. The Singapore Police Force also said that they have made a “mutual legal assistance” request to Thai authorities to send evidence seized from the Read More

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