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Singapore Government responds to allegations by ex-detainee Poh Soo Kai on Operation Coldstore

THE Singapore Government has rebutted recent allegations by former political detainees and some historians that a major crackdown on leftists in 1963 was a political exercise, saying the claim was “...

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Ong Keng Yong: I learnt more about Islam, thanks to Arabic

In the Supper Club interview, veteran diplomat Ong Keng Yong, 60, shares his views about living in Saudi Arabia, understanding the growing trend towards Islamisation in Malaysia, and the way forward for the...

SDP comments on media reports that more flexibility for CPF is under study

SINGAPORE – The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has commented on Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin’s remarks that there could be more options for Central Provident Fund (CPF) members in deciding how much...

PM Lee "a top tweeter"

SINGAPORE - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has been singled out for his social media savvy by online microblogging service Twitter.

Supporters of law prof Thio Li-Ann complain to Government about protests against her

SINGAPORE - Two supporters of law professor Thio Li-Ann have written a letter to two ministries complaining about how she was treated during a recent seminar on human rights.

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Dec 18, 2014 10:11 PM

Singapore Government responds to allegations by ex-detainee Poh Soo Kai on Operation Coldstore

THE Singapore Government has rebutted recent allegations by former political detainees and some historians that a major crackdown on leftists in 1963 was a political exercise, saying the claim was “misleading and disingenuous”.

Dec 16, 2014 08:48 PM

SDP comments on media reports that more flexibility for CPF is under study

SINGAPORE – The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has commented on Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin’s remarks that there could be more options for Central Provident Fund (CPF) members in deciding how much they want to save, rather than have a one-size-fits-all approach to retirement funding.

Dec 10, 2014 09:19 PM

Workers' Party rebuts charge of "silence"

SINGAPORE - Workers' Party (WP) chairman Sylvia Lim has rebutted an article written by Minister of Culture, Community and Youth Lawrence Wong, which suggested that the opposition party’s silence on its town council’s finances may hint at “bigger problems”.

Dec 10, 2014 01:44 PM

PM Lee "a top tweeter"

SINGAPORE - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has been singled out for his social media savvy by online microblogging service Twitter.

Dec 8, 2014 07:33 PM

Supporters of law prof Thio Li-Ann complain to Government about protests against her

SINGAPORE - Two supporters of law professor Thio Li-Ann have written a letter to two ministries complaining about how she was treated during a recent seminar on human rights.

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Ong Keng Yong: I learnt more about Islam, thanks to Arabic

In the Supper Club interview, veteran diplomat Ong Keng Yong, 60, shares his views about living in Saudi Arabia, understanding the growing trend towards Islamisation in Malaysia, and the way forward for the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, which he joined last month.

Palaniyappan Sakthivel and Natarajan Muruganandam: We come here to earn money, not riot

In the Supper Club interview, two foreign workers talk about being in Little India on Dec 8 last year, the preventive measures and why, like Singaporeans, they just want a quiet life.

 

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