News: Entries archive
02 November 2018
Mr Gandhi Ambalam, former chairman of the SDP, has died. He passed away last night due to cardiac arrest.
Mr Gandhi was the party's chair from 2007 to 2011. He stood as a candidate in the 1997 and 2001 general elections at the Jalan Besar GRC and Jurong GRC respectively.
Prior to his joining the opposition, Mr Gandhi was Chief Editor of News and later Executive Producer of the Current Affai ... Read more »
31 October 2018
The announcement of transport fare increase lays bare the empty rhetoric of the PAP's election promises.
At the lunchtime rally during the 2015 GE, Mr Lee Hsien Loong boldly proclaimed: “The promise is: We will work with you to make Singapore better for you and your children.”
Three years later, he performs yet another about-face by raising public transport fares. The i ... Read more »
08 October 2018
It was reported yesterday that minorities are having a hard time selling their flats because, under the Ethnic Integration Policy or EIP, they cannot sell them to Singaporean Chinese families under certain conditions.
This means that they are only able to sell the flats to people from ... Read more »
22 September 2018
The recommendations made by the Select Committee on dealing with fake news are troubling .
The call for alternative news sites to adopt the professional journalistic standards of the “mainstream media” (taken to mean the Singapore Press Holdings and MediaCorp) to ensure “fairness, accuracy and integrity in reporting”, for example, cannot be taken seriously given our recent history.
... Read more »