K Shanmugam to Facebook: I am the Legislation and Court Order

Angered by Facebook executive's opposition to new censorship laws, Law Minister K Shanmugam outright claimed that he is the legislation and court order "If falsehood...

Facebook, Google and Twitter’s opposition to censorship angers K Shanmugam

All three online service corporations Facebook, Google and Twitter sent in their representatives to attend Singapore's public hearing on fake news expressing their opposition...

Select Committee: No comment on foreigners giving testimonies on domestic politics

According to a state media reporter from TodayOnline who questioned the Select Committee why are foreigners allowed to give testimonies on domestic national security...

Minister Janil Puthucheary suggests Death Penalty for fake news

Senior Minister of State for Communications and Information Janil Puthucheary on Monday (Mar 12) suggested to impose the death penalty for the sharing of...

All Singapore Stuff editor Farhan may have been arrested

According to a source received by STR, the chief editor of popular tabloid news website All Singapore Stuff (ASS) may have been arrested. The...

New law: Police given power to ban any form of communications

In a new regulation proposed by Law Minister K Shanmugam, the Singapore Police will have the power to arrest anyone who take a picture...

Minister Yaacob Ibrahim: TOC website must return S$5,000 ad revenue

In an attempt to shut down news site The Online Citizen (TOC), the propaganda Minister for Communications and Information Yaacob Ibrahim issued a direct...

Singapore publishes new propaganda website Rice Media

After the failure and closure of The Middle Ground and Singapolitics, the Singapore government has published a new tabloid-style propaganda website for Singaporeans. Named...

Human Rights Watch: Singapore laws are repressive

In a damning 133-page report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) today (Dec 13), the international non-government group criticised the Singapore laws  as repressive and...

TOC Editor Terry Xu arrested, banned from overseas travel

The editor of alternative news site TheOnlineCitizen (TOC) Terry Xu was arrested in September and has been issued with a travel ban. According to the...

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I was born in a society where I often hear "ignorance is bliss". In Singapore, I hear the same phrase from the teachers when...