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 a phone application, SGSecure, or...

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 dream and "do what he...

Ah Boys to Men leading actor sentenced to 9 months jail for Marijuana drug...

Pro-National Service (NS) movie Ah Boys to Men leading actor, Noah Yap, 22, was sentenced to 9 months' jail in the NS detention barracks for drug abuse. Noah Yap...

NS man who completed NS jailed 1.5 month for NS evasion

A 25 year old NS man who completed his full time National Service (NS) obligation last year was today (Feb 11) jailed 1.5 month for evading NS. Brian Joseph...

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 on conscription propaganda claiming that...

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 framework to punish those who...

SAF succumb to public pressure, waive off S$22,000 legal fees for deceased NSF family

The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) and the two defendants who were demanding S$22,000 total of legal fees from the deceased NSF family will be waiving off the amount due...

Study: Malays and Males are least likely to enter elite JCs

An inequality study conducted by a National University of Singapore sociologist and an economist from the University of Melbourne found that Malay and male students are least likely to...

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 complained about the Japanese Occupation...

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 boost support for NS yesterday...

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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"....