Daily Archives: 2016-12-26

Abysmal year for Singapore Sports

By Kannan Raj Joseph Schooling, Yip Pin Xiu and Theresa Goh saved Singapore sports in 2016. If not for their medals at the Rio Olympics and Paralympics, Singapore would have had a disastrous and embarrassing year for sports. If not for Joseph’s unexpected victory in the 100m butterfly swimming event, Singapore would have returned empty-handed from the quadrennial event. Even …

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“We cannot but Minister can”

By Teo Soh Lung Minister for Home Affairs & Minister for Law K Shanmugam’s comment on his facebook of 16 Dec, on the sentence of 10 weeks’ jail imposed on the man who assaulted a policewoman just three days after the case was reported in the media is a clear illustration of how the government uses and takes advantage of …

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