Monthly Archives: June 2017

Milk Prices: What alternatives do Singaporean parents have?
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

With the recent hype surrounding soaring infant milk powder prices in Singapore, parents have had an increasing headache as to how to provide for their children without burning holes in their wallets.  CupoNation, a leading online savings platform present in 19 countries around Read More

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Boeing Boeing, a comedy thriller to spice up your mundane life
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Fancy a play that keeps you at the edge of the seat, bursting into laughter instead of screams? If yes, then BOEING BOEING is the show for you. Written in the grand tradition of the French bedroom farce,  BOEING BOEING has been performed all Read More

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Calvin Cheng: People pushing “mythological version” of Singapore through interviews and writing to foreign media, are committing treason
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

In a post yesterday, former Nominated Member of Parliament and Young PAP member, Calvin Cheng wrote that those who are giving interviews and writing to foreign media on the “Oxley 38 saga” might be committing an act of treason. “Oxley 38 saga”, or Read More

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Singapore athletes’ brutal reactions to $600 a year grant
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Exactly a week ago, The Online Citizen ran a story after a Facebook post by Jose Raymond about government agency Sport Singapore’s current funding policy for national athletes. In the Facebook post and subsequent story, it was revealed how Singapore national athletes were Read More

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Lee Weiling presents email which contradicts PM Lee’s statutory declaration to Ministerial Committee
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Dr Lee Weiling has released an email from Janadas Devan, Chief of Government Communications at the Ministry of Communication and Information that was sent in 2011 which seems to contradict the version of story that was allegedly declared by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Read More

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Lee Hsien Yang: Serious concerns with PM Lee’s attempt to cover and whitewash himself in Parliament on 3 July
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Mr Lee Hsien Yang (LHY) voices concerns over Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s upcoming Parliamentary session on 3 July to address the allegations made by LHY and his sister, Dr Lee Weiling (LWL) have been making for the past two weeks and that the Read More

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Graciousness Survey gives insights on state of graciousness and kindness in Singapore
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

According to the latest Graciousness Survey commissioned by the Singapore Kindness Movement (SKM), which tracks experiences and perceptions of kindness and graciousness, Singapore residents remain generally positive about the state of graciousness and kindness while more Singaporeans also agree that we ourselves can and should take more ownership in Read More

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Time for LGBT community to be recognized as full-fledged members of society
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Philip A Rozario While Penal Code 377A remains part of the law of the land, it is indeed heartening to know that the Law and Home Affairs Minister, Mr. K. Shanmugam, recently reiterated the government stance against the harassment of any groups in Read More

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Public Service Division runs opinion poll with public servants on ongoing-Lee Family Saga
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Just yesterday, Leslie Chew, cartoonist of the hiatus Demon-cratic Studio posted two screenshots of a poll that someone sent him. It was said to be an opinion poll from the Public Service Division (PSD) under the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) to poll civil/public servants for Read More

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Oogachaga holds conversation with Minister of Law and Home Affairs on LGBT issues
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Oogachaga recently invited the Minister for Law and Home Affairs, Mr K. Shanmugam, to have a conversation on issues important to Singapore’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. The Minister visited the Oogachaga office in Chinatown, and agreed for the meeting to be Read More

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