Daily Archives: 2017-06-01

    Court hearing to determine on the specification of first Elected Presidency term set for 29 June
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Dr Tan Cheng Bock announces that the High Court hearing to determine whether the legislation that specified President Wee Kim Wee’s term of office as the first term to be counted was unconstitutional, will be held on 29 June. The former People’s Action Party Read More

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    Amnesty International: Restrictions to LGBT gathering another attempt to suppress activism
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    International human rights group, Amnesty International is calling for Singapore authorities to revoke its new requirement that insists that entrances to a peaceful assembly are barricaded, and that people will be subjected to identity checks in order to enter. It states that this Read More

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    Ah Boys to Men saga – Chinese privilege in Singapore’s context
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Offbeat Perspectives Since the whole Ah Boys to Men saga was about where to draw the line btw offence and humour when it comes to race, it would be very much relevant to hear the thoughts of a Singaporean Indian comedian himself – Read More

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    Actor Shrey Bhargava pleads for release of audition tape by JTeam to show the truth
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Local actor, Shrey Bhargava who caused a resurgence of discussion on racial stereotyping in Singapore via his viral Facebook post on Saturday is contesting the statement issued to dispute his recollection of an audition for Ah Boys To Men 4 (ABTM4) and challenging for the Read More

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    Actor called in for police investigation after police reports lodged against FB post
    By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

    Singapore Police Force calls in local actor for investigations after police reports were lodged against him over viral Facebook post on audition experience for a local film, Ah Boys To Men 4 (ABTM4). Freelance actor Shrey Bhargava confirmed with TOC that he was called Read More

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    Founder and CEO of Second Chance Properties expresses interest in standing for upcoming Presidential Election
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    According a report by Straits Times last night, there might not be a walkover in the upcoming Presidential Election after all. The newspaper reported that Mr Mohamed Salleh Marican, the founder and chief executive officer of Second Chance Properties had expressed interest in standing Read More

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