Defiant Lee Hsien Loong to China: I will stand up against you

Speaking to media reporters at the G20 in Germany yesterday (July 13), Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that he has to stand up against big countries to...

Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs defame United States: US allow burning of Quran

Through the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), the Singapore government posted a salty response on the United States approval of outspoken government critic Amos Yee's asylum status. Expressing their frustration,...

Law Minister K Shanmugam: Government do not wayang, we always do what is good

Speaking in response to US's latest ban of seven Middle-East countries, Singapore Law Minister K Shanmugam claimed that his government does not do theatrics (wayang in local term) and...

Amos Yee’s asylum-seeking process greatly supported by US human rights groups

In the latest development of Amos Yee's asylum-seeking process, two US-based human rights groups - Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch - gave the 18-year-old teenager their endorsement with...

Singapore ramp up cooperation with US allies to deter China

After denouncing China's claims on the South China Sea and even accusing it of breaching international laws, Singapore is ramping up cooperation with United States allies like Australia and...

Human Rights Watch: Amos Yee has been consistently harassed for criticizing Lee Hsien Loong

In a media interview with Associated Press (AP), Human Rights Watch (HWR) deputy director Phil Robertson confirmed that teenager film-maker Amos Yee has been consistently harassed by the Singapore...

Singapore not collecting 9 vehicles due to lack of “formal explanation”

In yet seems like another embarrassing episode for Singapore, the China authorities are not issuing any "formal explanation" Singapore demanded and is still holding on to the 9 vehicles....

Trump: US sell billions of arms to Taiwan and I can’t take a phone...

Incoming US President Donald Trump tweeted on Twitter today (Dec 3) dismissing his critics over the furor on his phone call with Taiwan, that the United States sells billions...

President Donald Trump: US will quit TPP on my first day in office

United States President Donald Trump reinforced his plan to scrap the Trans-Pacific Pact (TPP) in a video message today (Nov 22). According to President Trump, US will quit the...

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong pressure countries to proceed with TPP

Despite having the Trans-Pacific Pact dead, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is pressing ahead and pressuring signatory countries to proceed with TPP by seeking domestic approval. Speaking at...

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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"....