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New NMP “has discredited YP publicly”, says exco member

Breaking News: Chip Goodyear, who was to succeed Temasek Holdings CEO Ho Ching, has decided not to take up the…

“Non-partisan” NMPs? Did we miss something?

Andrew Loh What we have now is a PAP-infested Select Committee which has picked, to be NMPs, a YPAP member,…

5 out of 9 new NMPs list MM Lee as their “favourite politician”

Andrew Loh In a Straits Times report on 10 July, five out of the nine new Nominated Members of Parliament…

Victims of reverse tactical ploy or party political opportunists?

Announcement: TOC is relaxing its moderation policy. As most of you can see, your comments are allowed to be posted…

TOC Analysis: PM’s gambit is manufactured dissent par excellence

Choo Zheng Xi / Khairulanwar Zaini In chess, a gambit is an opening move which sacrifices a minor piece for…

Facebook Group Supports Siew Kum Hong as NMP

Darren Boon A Facebook group, ‘We Support Siew Kum Hong’, has been set up to support Mr Siew Kum Hong’s…

Will Siew Kum Hong get another term?

Breaking News: Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to face trial for breaching the conditions of her detention…

“A voice for the arts and artists”

Khairulanwar Zaini “A voice for the arts and artists” – and two names emerged as potential Nominated Members of Parliament…

Stand up and be counted

Evaluating two decades of the Nominated MP scheme The concept of nominated MPs (NMP), or non-elected MPs as it was…

Forgiveness – “a strange lesson to learn” for NMP

I think I’ve learned about forgiveness more than anything else (during my NMP term). It is such a strange lesson…