Daily Archives: 2016-08-30

    Netizens disagree with Acting Education Minister’s view that elections in Singapore are racially biased
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Channel New Asia posted a televised post-National Day Rally forum where Acting Education Minister Ong Ye Kung said that all races should have a chance to be elected on Monday (29 August). Responding to a panel of guests, Mr Ong states that back in Read More

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    Three signs you spend too much on dining in Singapore
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    By SingSaver.com.sg As much as food is considered a necessity, you shouldn’t wreck your finances when you dine out in Singapore. The best sign you spend too much on dining is usually your waistline, and this is one way in which budgeting is also Read More

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    Scoot battles boredom on flight with its own entertainment channel
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    Scoot launches its own ScooTube channel today starting with a zombie trailer parody featuring bored-to-death zombies on a plane. In the film, the only way to survive the epidemic is to stay entertained. Scoot™, the low-cost, medium-haul arm of the Singapore Airlines Group Read More

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    NEA and MOH announces 15 new cases of Zika-infection, making 56 confirmed cases in total
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    National Environment Agency (NEA) and Ministry of Health (MOH) have announced in a joint statement that 15 new cases of zika of locally transmitted Zika virus infection in Singapore have been confirmed as of 29 August at 12 pm. This means that the Read More

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    Maximillian Tan Chern on his way to Rio Paralympics 2016
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Maximillian Tan Chern is a 29-year-old para-equestrian who will be competing with his horse, Dreamy, in the Rio Paralympics 2016. Max suffered a congenital cerebral palsy grade Ib, therefore, he began riding as a form of therapy since he was 7-year-old RDA (The Riding for Read More

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    Are Aedes mosquitoes in Singapore now transmitting the Zika virus?
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    By Chris Kuan The modes of transmission of the Zika infection is through the Aedes mosquito while transmission through sexual intercourse is documented and through, blood transfusion and organ transplant are also considered  potential risks. Did those infected have unprotected sex, blood transfusion Read More

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    Why is it so difficult to control your spending?
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    By SingSaver.com.sg Thanks to the limits of human willpower, saying no to our impulses is much harder than we think. How is it that Singaporeans can win an Olympic gold medal, raise a child, or go through National Service, but not save a bit Read More

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    274 cases of dengue diagnosed between 21 to 27 August
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    National Environment Agency (NEA) stated that the number of dengue cases diagnosed from 21 to 27 August has increased from the previous week as it reached 274 cases from 222 cases last week. Since the start of the year, NEA has reported 11,053 Read More

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    Exodus at $4 billion Singapore Sports Hub continues
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    By Kannan Raj The exodus of senior management personnel at the Singapore Sports Hub seems to be continuing. The Online Citizen (TOC) has discovered that over the last few weeks, more members of the senior management have left or are in the process Read More

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    North-South Line experienced track fault causing slower train service for 3 hours
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    This morning (30 August) at around 6.08 am, SMRT tweeted that its North-South Line (NSL) had no train service from the YewTee to Bukit Gombak MRT stations due to a track fault. [NSL]: No train service from #YewTee to #BukitGombak due to track fault until 6:15AM.Free Read More

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