Daily Archives: 2016-11-10

Three best credit cards for online shopping in Singapore
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

By SingSaver.com.sg Don’t click the ‘checkout’ button without these credit cards for online shopping! Updated as of 1 November 2016 When it comes to online shopping, Singaporeans are spoilt for choice. And since we’re big fans of avoiding crowds and saving money, we want Read More

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Viral video shows gang of teenagers beating up solo teen at HDB stairwell
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

A video that is spreading like wildfire on social media shows a bunch of male school boys ganging up on another single male teen, presumed to be an Indian, at a HDB stairwell. The teenager shown to been slapped, kicked and verbally abused by Read More

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Lawrence Wong: Trial result of 3,200 devices for Elderly Monitoring and Utilities Management System still to be studied
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Minister for National Development, Lawrence Wong, said that full impact of the Elderly Monitoring and Utilities Management System is still to be studied by the Housing Development Board (HDB). The Minister said this in the Parliament House in response to the question by Ms Read More

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Some of us saw what Trump’s rise reflected. Others denied it, and us
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

How Democrats and Republicans, liberals and conservatives, have seeded this disaster. By Jim Sleeper Long before the final results, many Americans knew that our body politic was suffering a seizure after being injected with a poison that nothing in Hillary Clinton’s politics was Read More

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Amnesty International urges action for activists fined for peaceful protest
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Three activists have been convicted for organising a protest in 2014 and have been ordered by the court to pay substantial fines. Han Hui Hui, Ivan Koh Yew Beng and Janet Low Wai Choo, were convicted for offences including of participating in an Read More

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Stop hopping onto the bandwagon about America being finished
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Daryl Klahan Everyone needs to stop hopping on the bandwagon about “OMG it’s the end of America or the world”. It’s actually really annoying to see people commenting rubbish, especially when I know most Singaporeans are apathetic towards politics especially global politics. The Read More

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Total numbers of drug abusers on the rise
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Parliamentary Secretary for Singapore Ministry of. Home Affairs, Amrin Amin said in Parliament that the total numbers of drug abusers arrested rose from 2,887 to 3,343. This is his response to Mr Azmoon Ahmad, Nominated Member of Parliament, who asked the Minister for Home Affairs with Read More

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Is race such a problem that the Elected Presidency has to be changed?
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Frankly, if anyone were to be the epitome of how useless the political system of Singapore works for the benefit of the minority, look no further than Member of Parliament for Ang Mo Kio, Darryl David, who is Indian by birth and is Read More

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An easy passage of amendment of Constitution by a majority PAP govt
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Abdul Salim Harun The Parliament has passed the Amended Constitution on the Elected Presidency to have next year PE being reserved only for the Malay Community. And as usual, we have 77 People’s Action Party MPs voting “Yes” and the 6 Workers’ Read More

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Trump elected president of United States; Stocks defy gravity
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

By Alan Furber, CMC Market Wall Street traded higher on Wednesday in one of the most bizarre trading days in history. The whole world watched as Donald J Trump was chosen to become the 45th President of the United States of America. Conventional Read More

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