Daily Archives: 2017-05-10

    Dr Paul Tambyah criticises misrepresenting article by TISG on his May Day remarks
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Dr Paul Ananth Tambyah, a medical professional and activist, has issued a statement to criticise a local news website for misrepresenting his remarks made at a May Day commemoration event organized by Transitioning.Org on 1 May 2017. He commented that an anonymous writer from Read More

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    “1987 Singapore’s Marxist Conspiracy, 30 Years On” to be launched on 21 May
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Below is an extract from former detainee under the Internal Security Act (ISA), Chew Kheng Chuan’s essay in Function 8’s new publication, “1987 Singapore’s Marxist Conspiracy, 30 Years On”. “You know what they say ISD now stands for?” DSP (Deputy Superintendent of Police) SK Read More

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    Governor ‘Ahok’ sentenced by Jakarta District Court to two-year’s imprisonment for blasphemy charge
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    The North Jakarta District Court has decided that Jakarta Governor Basuki ‘Ahok’ Tjahaja Purnama was guilty of blasphemy for suggesting that some people had abused a Quranic verse to block his re-election bid and sentence him to two years imprisonment on Tuesday (9 May). Read More

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