Daily Archives: 2016-09-11

SDP volunteer asks if RC leaked information to PAP member

A volunteer from the Singapore Democratic Party, Abdul Salim Harun questions if a member of the People's Action Party (PAP)  was given information by the Resident Committee (RC) that he booked a BBQ pit for an event that he organised. Julie Chin, a frequent commenter on Facebook page, Fabrication about PAP (FAP) commented on the Facebook page of Singapore Democratic Party …

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Shanmugam : Singaporeans must vote for president to have real power

Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam stated on Thursday (8 September) that a president must be voted by Singaporeans in order for him or her to have real power against the Government. Mr Shanmugam had a meeting which involved some 600 participants including representatives from voluntary welfare organisation and grassroots leaders from North West Community Development Council held at Chong …

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Make extra money from the valuable items lying around at home

By SingSaver.com.sg It’s a long shot, but you can make extra money in Singapore if you manage to unearth these valuable items from your house. Many of us have heard the story about the family stumbling upon an original copy of Superman #1. Who doesn’t want to just bump into a million dollars lying at the bottom of a box? While …

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Netizens say Yip Pin Xiu needs to be given the recognition she deserves

Yip Pin Xiu, 24-year-old Singapore para-swimmer, has won a gold medal in the 100m backstroke S2 event with a world record in the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games on Saturday (10 September). Making it the second gold medal won in Rio de Janeiro after Joseph Schooling's medal in the Olympics. Competed with 5 other swimmers at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio, Yip …

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Singapore politicians and organisations praise Yip’s gold medal

Yip Pin Xiu, 24-year-old Singapore para-swimmer,  won a gold medal in the 100m backstroke S2 event with a new world record in the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games on Saturday (10 September). Making it the second gold medal won in Rio de Janeiro after Joseph Schooling's medal in the Olympics. Yip also broke the world record by finishing the race in just 2min 7.09sec, …

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Prosecution seeks minimum 10 years imprisonment of Yang Yin for misappropriating $1.1 million from widow

Deputy Public Prosecutor (DPP) Sanjiv Vaswani, who led the prosecution, asked after presenting sentencing submissions on Friday (9 September) for Yang to be sentenced at least 10 to 12 years imprisonment  for misappropriating $1.1 million belonging to the elderly and “vulnerable” Madam Chung on two separate occasions Yang met Mdm Ching Khian Chun back in 2006 at a travel fair …

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