Daily Archives: 2016-07-30

Government seeks views on Vulnerable Adult Bill 2016
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

After the infamous case of Yang Yin came to light, of how he allegedly misappropriated money from a wealthy widow and the public furor that followed, the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) is holding a public consultation to get feedbacks from Read More

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Media Literacy Council welcomes its 17 new members
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

The Minister for Communication and Information Yaacob Ibrahim appointed 17 new members to the 30-member Media Literacy Council on 27 July, and that among them is its Chairman, Mr Lock Wai Han. Mr Lock is the former director of Criminal Investigations Department (CID). Mr Lock also has Read More

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Enthusiastic responses to PM Lee’s invitation #InviteMeToNDR
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

“What would you do if you could be PM for 12 hours?” That was the question posed to launch a contest for citizens to attend this year’s National Day Rally. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) is holding Read More

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Remember Nizam: A Celebration in Music
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Pioneering musician. Award-winning filmmaker. All-round loveable guy. The local music, movie and creative scenes were devastated when, on 14 June, influential DIY figure, Abdul Nizam Hamid, unexpectedly passed away from liver, lung and pancreatic cancer. Nizam, as his friends called him, was only Read More

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ST publishes op-ed by Zulfikar Shariff 2 years after his pro-ISIS posts
By Ariffin Sha Published on by Ariffin Sha 0

Zulfikar Shariff is a name that is anything but new as far as the news in concerned. His first brush with the authorities came more than a decade ago when he instigated a group of Muslim Primary School girls to don the hijab Read More

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