Mercedes driver road hog sheltered walkway during heavy downpour

Another rich man is in the spotlight this week for road hogging a sheltered walkway and refusing to give way to others. According to driver Eugene Ow, the Mercedes Benz...

Yishun “Smart Nation” hawker centre fail: hawkers suffering massive losses

Cashless. Tray return deposit. The first "Smart Nation" hawker centre is failing and hawker owners are leaving. According to a state media interview with a hawker stall owner at Yishun...

PAP MP Tan Wu Meng punched by angry resident

At around 10pm in his meet-the-people-session (MPS) yesterday (Apr 16), Jurong GRC MP Tan Wu Meng was punched by an angry resident. The 32-year-old man was said to be...

Law Minister K Shanmugam confuses his propaganda papers again

Singapore's controversial tongue-twisting Law Minister had to make a clarification again today (Feb 14) after the government's state media misquoted him again. According to state media TodayOnline, Minister K...

Bukit Batok residents refuse to partake in government umbrella project

Due to widespread dissatisfaction with the government, a pet project launched by PAP MP Rahayu Mahzam and Minister Ong Ye Kung have been shot down by their constituents in...

Singapore passport ranks only 20th

A new study by financial consultant Nomad Capitalist found that the Singapore passport is only ranked 20th most powerful, contrary to local state media's claims. According to the study,...

Lee Hsien Loong: 2017 has been a good year because of Halimah Yacob

In his New Year Day message on Sunday (Dec 31), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong claimed that 2017 has been a good year because of the election of Halimah...

Lee Hsien Loong’s cancerous-looking bump on right arm raised attention

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's New Yew Day message took headlines again with many speculating that his cancerous-looking bump on his right arm may be evidence that karma has...

State media SPH sued for copyright infringement

State media Singapore Press Holdings's chinese papers Shin Ming Ri Bao has been sued for using a copyright photo to feature in their headline news. Photographer Kel Tan left...

The New Paper to terminate weekend circulation

After being banished to a free paper following it's merger with MyPaper in 2016, state media Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) today (Dec 19) announced that The New Paper will...

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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"....