Daily Archives: 2017-05-12

Rabbits rescued from breeder by animal welfare volunteers at Hougang

Just last week, Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) and volunteers from Bunny Wonderland rescued 12 rabbits from a breeder at Hougang, that were in terrible health conditions. Bunny Wonderland, a private rescue effort run by a group of rabbit lovers, was contacted by SPCA Singapore on 3 May (Wednesday) to assist with a case of rabbit overbreeding at …

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Epigram Books illustrated handbooks on Singapore’s main races receives mixed responses online

Epigram Books came under the spotlight earlier this month for a series of illustrated handbooks released by the independent local publisher. Authored by Edmund Wee, the founder of Epigram Books, ‘The Understanding Singaporeans’ series consists of four illustrated handbooks. Each handbook contains 20 questions, with answers as well as useful tips, to some of the most asked questions young Singaporeans have …

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Milk “money”: How much are we talking about?

Private hospitals reviewing formula-milk arrangements I refer to the article “Private hospitals reviewing formula – milk arrangements ” (Straits Times, May 12). It states: “Mount Alvernia Hospital yesterday said that it does not accept sponsorships or payments from infant formula milk makers to offer their brands to new mothers. It does, however, allow these companies to sponsor activities which educate patients on …

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The Orange Production launches with exciting new collaborations with young artists

Local theatre company The Necessary Stage (TNS) will be working with young playwrights Nabilah Said and Faith Ng as part of the company’s new project, The Orange Production. Launching as part of TNS’ 30th anniversary celebrations, The Orange Production is an exploratory platform where the company collaborates with new artists on smaller, portable works. The inaugural edition in 2017 will …

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