Ex-NMP Calvin Cheng embroiled in defamatory comment with local playwright Alfian Sa’at

A former Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP) is currently embroiled in a dispute over his defamatory Facebook post warning local playwright Alfian Sa'at of the latter's "irresponsible rhetoric". Calvin Cheng's warning however...

8 Lies Some Employers Tell You Regarding CPF

First up, here’s a quick test of how well you know what sort of allowances and payments attract CPF contributions: 1) Cash gift (e.g. hongbao) given to employees during festive...

Rich woman called Police because somebody took a photo of her Mercedes AMG

Just had this BIZARRE experience— I was walking to my car in the carpark of Paragon when i saw this very cool Mercedes AMG with gull-wing doors. I took...

2015 Progress Index: Singaporeans are the most ill informed among first world countries

The Social Progress Index (SPI) is a measurement of social progress published by a team led by Harvard Business School Professor Michael Green. The professor said that a nation's...

Beer Price Index: Singapore 6th most expensive in the world

According to the Beer Price Index released by GoEuro today, Singapore rank the 6th most expensive for having beer in the world. The overall average price for 33cl of...

Old man takes taxi to chase SBS Bus after the bus refused to stop...

An old man was infuriated when a SBS Bus service 53 refused to stop for him at the bus stop, and he took a taxi to chase the bus...

How I avoided becoming a victim of MLM

I am so disappointed. At how morally unsound some people can be. But putting my emotions aside, I would like to share my story on how I was a...

Sorry Son

Sorry Son. Sorry for telling you that you are in the safest country. You are feeling so insecure and scared now. Sorry for urging you to be a law-abiding citizen. The...

PRC Woman clarify in tears: It is my maid’s fault

The PRC woman recently in the limelight for eating at someone else's buffet has approached the Chinese papers Lian He Wan Bao to clarify that her maid was solely...

Filipino maid wrongly accused of stealing winning S$2.3 million Big Sweep ticket

A Filipino maid has been cleared of an accusation that she has stolen a winning S$2.3 million Big Sweep ticket. According to the interview with the media, an unnamed...

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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"....