Joseph Schooling: I support Ben Davis to renounce Singapore citizenship

Supporting Ben Davis's decision to renounce citizenship, Singapore's Olympic gold medallist Joseph Schooling said the Singapore's first English Premier League club player should pursue his...

Singapore’s first English Premier League club player to give up Singapore citizenship

Singapore's first English Premier League (EPL) club player, Ben Davis, will be giving up his Singapore citizenship according to his father Harvey Davis. The 17-year-old...

Army General: My grandmother always complained about Japanese Occupation

In a state media interview with Straits Times, Chief of Defence Force Melvyn Ong said that he joined the army because his grandmother always...

NSFs to get useless WSQ certificates after ORD

Singapore's conscripted NSFs who have completed their two-year NS conscription will now receive unrecognised training certificates. According to Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen's speech...

Singaporean conscripts face jail sentence if they do not download spyware app

The Singapore Armed Force (SAF) today (July 28) issued a directive demanding all Singaporean conscripts - both full time and reservist - to download...

High Court: NS puts Singaporean conscripts at unfair disadvantage

The Singapore High Court yesterday (July 25) commented that National Service (NS) puts Singaporean conscripts at unfair disadvantage and hence is laying out a...

NSFs given useless certificates from WSQ

Full-time national service conscripts (NSFs) will be given useless certificates from the Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ), that accredit "skills" like "leadership", "teamwork" and "effective...

Weapon presentation ceremony propaganda to boost support for NS

Following diminishing support for National Service (NS), the Singapore Armed Force (SAF) conducted a weapon presentation ceremony at Syonan Gallery as a propaganda to...

Minister Ng Eng Hen: National Service defines Singaporean identity

Speaking to new recruits in the 50th anniversary of the Singapore Armed Force (SAF) at Pulau Tekong, Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen ramp up...

Singapore Judge: NS is unfair disadvantage

In a court sentence over a National Service (NS) defaulter, an unnamed district judge confirmed that NS is an unfair disadvantage for Singaporean males. "Even...

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Singapore measures useless, confirmed cases surge to 106

After sending the country into a lockdown, the coronavirus continue to spread in Singapore community with 106 cases newly reported. Unlinked cases jumped to...

Singapore economy suffer permanent damage after lockdown

First, let's all use the right term: Singapore is now in a lockdown, not a "circuit breaker". (Lee Hsien Loong's English has always been...

Minister Josephine Teo: Employers at fault for dirty foreign worker dormitories

In response to States Times Review's reports on filthy living conditions at foreign worker dormitories, Manpower Minister Josephine Teo pushed the blame to local...