MHA: Singapore cannot take in asylum seekers

The Singapore Government Ministry of Home Affairs published a press release yesterday claiming that the island state is not in a position to take...

Lee Hsien Loong: No difference between having one or 20, 30 Opposition members

In an open interview with ASEAN journalists, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that there is no difference in the number of Opposition members...

Are Singaporeans really not wiling to pay more to eliminate train breakdowns?

Outgoing Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew have on multiple occasions said that Singaporeans are not willing to pay more for better quality. This may...

GE2015 – Expression of Interest by Political Parties

  PAP Workers' Party SPP SDP SFP NSP RP DPP SDA PPP Indep. SMCs 1. Bukit Batok – NEW PAP     Chee Soon Juan                 2. Bukit Panjang – PAP Teo Ho Pin     SDP                 3. Fengshan – NEW PAP Workers' Party                     4. Hong Kah North – PAP...

Kong Hee proved Singapore legal system unable to deliver justice

City Harvest Church Pastor Kong Hee misappropriated S$50 million of church donations to fund his wife's failed singing career and his lavish lifestyle. With...

Would Myanmar nationals want a government like Singapore’s?

I read with amusement how Myanmar nationals are hoping for change and that the Myanmar junta would be replaced by a government like Singapore's...

Singaporeans are lucky

Unlike the elderly of other countries who waste away their time looking after their grandchildren, strolling in the park or playing a game of...

Most government policies will remain status quo after GE2015

An election is usually an opportunity to change government policies in a democratic country, and voters are exceptionally empowered during election period, with the exception of Singapore. Photo...

Singapore’s war on fake news

States Times Review calls the state media and ministers "fake news" fabricators, and in turn, Minister K Shanmugam and the mainstream media calls the...

Untimely Filipino musical, Singapura, shadowed by PAP’s unpopularity

Filipino actors of the $2 million musical about Singapore's turbulent times during the 1950s are trying to be as Singaporean as possible. Aside from...

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President Vladimir Putin yesterday declared a vaccine for the coronavirus and even declared that he injected the new vaccine - named "Sputnik V" -...

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Watched a youtube video of Singaporeans waving their national flags to military vehicles parading in their neighbourhood, and I find such behaviour... childish. In my...

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