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...

DPM Tharman: Singapore’s poor are better off than those in France, US and Denmark

Speaking at an international conference on inequality at the National University of Singapore (NUS) yesterday (May 26), Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shamugaratnam marketed Singapore like a snake oil claiming...

Survey: Long working hours eating into Singaporeans family time

A survey conducted by the national family council Families for Life revealed that the long working hours in Singapore are eating into family time. Singapore currently have the longest working...

Lee Hsien Loong: Have more babies

At a community event held at Teck Ghee CC, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong reiterated his call to Singaporeans to have more babies. "Last year, we had a bumper year....

MSF: Number of needy Singaporeans increased 29% from 2012 to 2014

According to the Parliamentary Secretary for Ministry of Social and Family (MSF) MP Muhammad Faishal, the number of needy Singaporeans on social assistance ComCare, increased 29% from 2012 to 2014: "The...

Singapore Press: Elderly victim collect cardboard to keep neighbourhood clean

In the recent accident where a taxi driver killed an elderly cardboard collector when he lost control of his vehicle while reversing, the Singapore press alleged that the elderly...

Lee Hsien Loong to New York-based Singaporeans: Please come back

At his visit to New York during the Easter weekend, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong met with 300 New York-based Singaporeans and urged them to return to Singapore, citing...

Mother plead guilty to ill-treatment of her 4-yo son leading to death

A 34-year-old divorcee mother pleaded guilty today (Mar 28) for assaulting her son leading to his death. Noraidah Mohd Yussof, 34, pleaded guilty to two counts each of causing grievous hurt...

9% rise in number of single Singapore females

According to the latest household survey by the Department of Statistics, in the 5 years period 2010-2015, Singapore saw a 9% rise in singlehood for Singapore female residents aged...

Third child protection centre to cope with rapid rising cases of domestic violence

In a media interview over the announcement of a third child protection centre in Singapore, the Director of Child Protective Service at the Ministry of Social and Family Development,...

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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"....