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The aftermath of 5 days, and still taking wrong steps
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By Ghui A week after the Parliamentary White Paper on population was released, Parliament has voted to endorse it. The results are decisive and indicate that an overwhelming number of MPs have voted in favour of it. 77 for, 13 against and 1 Read More

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Lesser Economic growth for a Better Singapore.
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By Terry Xu Speaking at the parilament today, Mr Inderjit Singh, MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC spoke out against the white paper on population. The first PAP MP who is speaking against the proposed white paper which would set a guideline for Read More

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Speech by Mr Inderjit Singh; Pause and solve existing problems first.
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Taken from Mr Inderjit Singh’s facebook status. Speech by Mr Inderjit Singh, MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC On the White Paper on Population Madam Speaker, thank you for allowing me to join the debate on the White Paper on Population. While the Read More

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DPM Teo Chee Hean's push for White Paper's endorsement
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By Sharon Ng The Population White Paper is an objective and balanced look at the different needs and concerns of the nation, and it forms the roadmap of our nation’s population that is needed to guide future polices of the government. Deputy Prime Read More

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A 28-hour wait for a bed at the Singapore General Hospital
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Andrew Loh “In Singapore, within half-an-hour, you would be in SGH (Singapore General Hospital), TTSH (Tan Tock Seng Hospital) and within one-and-a-half to two hours flat, you’d know what went wrong.” – Lee Kuan Yew, TODAY, November, 2003 Recently a friend of mine Read More

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TOC Feature: If one were Dr Choong…
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Dharmendra Yadav looks into the question of impartiality of the COI’s Dr Choong May Ling. Read More…

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Stories of elderly and poor Singaporeans – told by bloggers
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Below is a collection of stories written by bloggers about poor, elderly Singaporeans. They are personal accounts of how some of our senior citizens and the poor live.   A Stranger, My Friend by Zyberzitizen: A cat nearby keeps him company, sometimes laying Read More

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A gracious society? I’d settle for a gracious government
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Where is the graciousness in govt?

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