Standard Chartered bank robber from Canada, escaped to Thailand

According to a local Chinese paper, the infamous bank robber at the Standard Chartered bank last Thursday (July 7) is from Canada and has since left Singapore for Thailand. On...

No jail term for former PAP grassroots leader who punched Singaporean over carpark space

Former PAP grassroots leader and Singapore Permanent Resident John Duncan Tasker has only been fined for punching a Singaporean over the use of a carpark space at East Coast...

PM Lee Hsien Loong ranked alongside terrorists and dictators

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has been ranked alongside terrorists and dictators like Kim Jong Un for oppressing freedom. The report featured Media Development Authority as his political tool...

PRC-born Teacher jailed only 21 months for sexual assault of 12 year old girl

35-year-old China-born teacher, Du Tao, from Naval Base Primary School has been sentenced to a 21-month jail sentence today (Feb 15) for sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl. The new...

80 year old Singaporean cleaner died working

An 80 year old Singaporean elderly dish collector literally worked to death on Wednesday (July 20) at Adam Road Food Centre. At around 8.30am, cleaner dish collector, Huang Ah...

News in middle ground perspective: Drunk Dutch Assailant and Singaporean NS evader

A 34 year old Dutch Dino Petrus Johannes van Deijzen who is working as a design executive was sentenced to a 3 weeks jail today (June 19) for viciously punching...

SMRT Desmond Kwek: I am not making enough profits

In a press conference after the announcement of nationalisation of assets, SMRT CEO complained that the company is not making enough profits and that public transport fares are too...

NSF turned to robbery due to poverty

A full-time National Serviceman (NSF) attempted to rob an 18-year-old lady after he had no money for food. Radin Rizwan Radin Rosman, 24, followed his victim in a residential estate...

Singapore to comply with Switzerland and US over Najib’s corruption

In a joint press release today by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Commercial Affairs Department, the Singapore authorities announced that they will comply with requests for investigation...

Legalised corruption: S$880,000 Rubbish Bin Center by National Art Council

A rubbish bin centre built on a S$410,000 consultancy fee and S$470,000 by the National Art Council (NAC) has recently become the first  "legalised corruption" causing outcries by Singaporeans. An anonymous...

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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"....