Ministry of Health: MediShield Life collects 3 times more premiums as “pre-funding”

In a media response to queries why are MediShield Life premiums collected much higher than its yearly payout, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said that Singaporeans must pay more...

WP Trial: KPMG wrongfully defined “improper services”

When cross-examined by defence lawyers over the definition of "improper payments" made by the Workers' Party MPs, the executive director of Singapore's accounting firm KPMG revealed that project management...

Singapore Government increase harsher penalties on Contempt of Court Bill

In a bid to squash criticisms, the Singapore government passed a new Contempt Bill and set maximum penalties higher than the historical highest in the past 51 years. The High...

Malay Singaporeans will be insulted thrice in coming Presidential Election

After being insulted by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong by having the coming Presidential Election reserved for them, the Malay community might be further insulted with the Election Commission...

City Harvest Church leader turned on Pastor Kong Hee

In the high profile corruption case of City Harvest Church, former fund manager Chew Eng Han said that he thought that the pastor's 44-year-old wife Sun Ho is a...

Minister Lawrence Wong: S$890,000 for a rubbish bin center is not overpaid

Covering for Minister Grace Fu, National Development Minister Lawrence Wong manipulated with words saying that the S$890,000 bin center is not overpaid and that the Auditor-General Office (AGO) is only...

Minister Chan Chun Sing: Guess what? Government has to “earn its keep”

Responding to opposition MP Leon Perera, Minister of State Chan Chun Sing said that the Singapore government has to be profitable and "earn its keep". When Workers' Party MP...

WP Trial: No tender called because CPG is out to sabotage

When questioned in court why was a tender not called to appoint the managing agent, WP MP Sylvia Lim revealed that the town council was in imminent danger of...

Should Singaporeans place blind trust in the Singapore Police?

Miscommunication. Settle the case amicably by yourselves. Case close. This is how the Singapore Police closed the S$10 BMW petrol incident. Absolutely unsatisfactory. The police made a meaningless public statement...

Minister K Shanmugam: Malays complaining about no Malay President, WP and Singaporeans are racist

Law Minister K Shanmugam yesterday (Sep 8) misrepresented Singaporean Malays claiming that they are complaining about having no Malay President. Speaking at the Institute of Policy forum, the Law...

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Epilogue

The past week has been heartening to read that many Singaporeans have expressed disappointment in the shut down of States Times Review. I have been...

STR to shut down

The States Times Review website has been blocked under false charges of "fake news" and "criminal defamation" laid by the Singapore dictatorship.   As such, the...

Law Minister K Shanmugam threatens 2 years jail for “Criminal Defamation”

Singapore's Law Minister K Shanmugam has gone to the local state media threatening that the articles published by States Times Review is "criminal defamation"....