Daily Archives: 2017-09-28

DPM Tharman: Did not say nor believes that PAP engaged in gutter politics at Bukit Batok by-election
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Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam has posted on his Facebook page to issue a clarification to a reply that he gave during an event at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) on last Wednesday, stating that he did not agree that People’s Action Party engaged in Read More

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First day of PSLE meets up with train fault at East-West Line and signalling fault along North-South Line
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) has announced in a tweet at 5.33 am on Thursday (28 September), which happen to be the first day of the PSLE exam, that its East-West Line (EWL) between Tanah Merah and Pasir Ris was experiencing 30 minutes Read More

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Breaking the presidency and Singapore, straw by straw
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by Vernon Chan The radical changes to the presidency that the People’s Action Party (PAP) mooted and enacted in 2016 have angered a public originally resigned to seeing the office incrementally remade at the whims of the PAP, for the convenience of the Read More

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BBC 100 Women 2017: Who is on the list?
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Influential women across the world to be celebrated as part of BBC 100 Women Challenge The BBC has today revealed some of the inspirational individuals who have been chosen for inclusion on the BBC 100 Women list 2017. Taken from across all spheres Read More

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Green is the New Black – The Conscious Festival is Back
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Green Is the New Black and PARKROYAL on Pickering are pleased to announce the fourth edition of Green Is the New Black: The Conscious Festival, to be held on Sunday, 1 October 2017 (11AM-7PM) at PARKROYAL on Pickering. As the first festival of its kind Read More

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Part 1 of “The Big Singapore Market Upgrade of 2017”: Downsized Properties
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by Ku Swee Yong, Advisor to HugProperty and Shannon Aw Qian Tong, undergraduate from the Department of Real Estate, National University of Singapore. Positive news in the real estate sector started to stream in early in 2017. We began the year with promising Read More

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HSA: 300,000 units of assorted illegal SEDS seized, largest seizure in five years
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Health Sciences Authority (HSA), has announced that on 22 September 2017, its officers supported by the Singapore Police Force (SPF), uncovered a large amount of illegal sexual enhancements drugs (SEDs) in a residential unit of a private apartment block in Geylang. About 300,000 Read More

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Open letter asking SMRT to reduce burden for taxi drivers who choose to stay with the company
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James Lim, a taxi driver and blogger at Diary of a Singaporean Cabby wrote an open letter addressed to Mr Tony Heng Yew Teck, Managing Director of SMRT’s Taxi & Private Hire Service, stating that the company has increased rental rates of its taxi Read More

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Dr Chee Soon Juan: The PAP failing elitist model
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) Secretary-General Dr Chee Soon Juan wrote an article in which he stated that the People’s Action Party (PAP) is failing elitist model. Dr Che stated, “The view from their perch is that we, the unlettered yokels, cannot be trusted Read More

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Places you can visit for under S$600 on Deepavali long weekend in 2017
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by Value Penguin Deepavali long weekend is just around the corner. Although taking a trip somewhere might be an awesome way to spend your vacation, you might be hesitant to do so because it might cost you too much money. For people who haven’t Read More

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