Daily Archives: 2017-12-27

ICA officer found guilty of performing multiple unauthorised checks on foreign women entering Singapore
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

A former Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) Inspector, Yeo Kian Boon was found guilty for performing multiple unauthorised checks on foreign women entering Singapore. In defence of his offence, Yeo said that he was trying to make more friends. Yeo, 31, who is now Read More

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Laws made worse for Singaporeans after 1966 – Films Act 1981
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Teo Soh Lung My respect for Brigade General [NS] George Yeo, former Minister for Information and the Arts for his contributions to the Arts and being a liberal People’s Action Party (PAP) minister diminished when in trying to understand the reason for Read More

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CNA’s piece on hawker food fails to see the bigger picture, comments netizens
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

In a commentary article written by Channel NewAsia’s Bharati Jagdish dated 26 December, she said that those of us who can afford it shouldn’t complain when they raise their prices due to rising costs especially when so many of us recognise the skill and Read More

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SBS Transit apologizes for “Marry Christmas” typo mistake
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Commuters caught a mistake shown on a display board at an MRT station entrance that wished commuters a “Marry Christmas”. The image captured by Ms Michelle Chong was shared on her Facebook account and on Whatsapp. Responding to Channel News Asia queries, spokesperson for Read More

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Warren Fernandez: Journalists have to navigate difficult terrain with a wide sweeping law such as Official Secret Act
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Mr Warren Fernandez, Straits Times (ST) editor and editor-in-chief of Singapore Press Holdings’ English/Malay/Tamil Media Group has commented on the case of ST journalist Janice Tai Jia Ling who was provided with confidential information by a Housing Board (HDB) officer between 31 May and 16 Read More

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