Deceased teen’s father: Education Minister was lying

The deceased teen's father has hit back at Education Minister Ng Chee Meng, testifying that the school did not call to enquire about his son's well-being after he came home...

KPMG: Root causes of AHPETC lapses created by government’s Town Council Act

KPMG, the independent accountant appointed by Opposition Town Council, AHPETC, concluded their findings that the root causes of the lapses were created by the Singapore government's Town Council Act: "The...

Warning to ISIS: We will send these people to Iraq

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong recently stated that his decision to send troops to Iraq is finalised. Although Singapore would just be sending a medical team with bodyguards, the...

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...

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...

EIU: Singapore ranked 74th for Democracy Index, fail election process

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) today published the Democracy Index and put Singapore 74th out of 167 countries, and labelled the Singapore government a flawed democracy. Singapore performed poorly...

China political analysts: Lee Hsien Loong screwed up China relations

In a political talkshow covering international relations, two China political analysts discussed Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's handling of China's relationship and criticized him for lacking eloquence and...

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 in "Singapore-style" democracy. PM Lee...

Former PAP-appointed NMP: Singaporeans are not good, want higher pay and lesser working hours

Former PAP government-appointed Nominated Member of Parliament Chia Yong Yong hit out at Singaporeans for demanding work-life balance: "Perhaps I want to ask what would you like to achieve with...

Singaporean pioneer become Nobel Peace Prize nominee but it is not Lee Kuan Yew

A Singaporean pioneer has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize award and it is not Lee Kuan Yew. After serving 32 years of detention, Chia Thye Poh, the world's...

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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"....