Why not let residents choose their mayors?

“Fewer citizens now believe the PAP has our interests at heart because the PAP has thrived on: 1 Minimal transparency 2 No accountability 3 Maximum control of citizens through its absolute control of state resources, civil service, grassroots and security

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Errant Sim Lim Shops in the news again (Nov 2014)

Permanent injunction granted against wholesaler in Sim Lim Square Source: Todayonline 4 Nov 2014 The High Court has granted a permanent injunction against electronics wholesale company Cyber Maestro, in response to numerous complaints to the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) against

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Singapore is the new playground for the superich!

The list of Super rich that moves to Singapore recently: Eduardo Saverin, the Brazilian co-founder of Facebook Nathan Tinkler  from Australia Jet Li, Hong Kong movie superstar Gong Li, China movie superstar B. K. Modi,  the global Chairman of Spice

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Address root causes of anti-foreigner sentiments

Source: The Straits Times Oct 07, 2014   PRIME Minister Lee Hsien Loong has called upon Singaporeans not to be overly distracted by internal issues while losing sight of the bigger picture (“PM calls on S’pore to look outwards and

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Aljunied Town Council sued by NEA

  [Askmelah Note: 1. The manpower cost, time and legal fee involved will be way way more than the $1,000. Is our overly paid civil servants too free or what? 2. If this case happens to PAP-ruling council, will the

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Part of Orchard Road to go car-free once a month

Source: Todayonline SEPTEMBER 26, 2014 Starting next month, a 660m stretch of the road — running from ION Orchard to Ngee Ann City — will turn into a pedestrian-only street on the first Saturday of every month from 6pm to

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Singapore is very sick and here are the reasons

“Greed attracts greed. Period. Nothing good comes out of greedy people.” “The PAP’s philosophy that you go into government to get rich extends to its MPs, most of whom hold lucrative primary jobs, like Alvin Yeo, Jannelle Puthucheary, Hari Nair,

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Guide to recycling waste in Singapore

It is still work in progress…..     related links: Wastage is a way of life in Singapore Aiming for a zero-waste Singapore

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Family tragedies that lead to death in Singapore

Related link: Suicidal Situations In Singapore, Tragic Account of MRT Suicides From 2004 Onwards, Suicide at Yishun MRT Station in Singapore “On June 1 last year, Loh carried Gabriel from the living room to the kitchen window of her mother’s flat on West

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Famous Singapore Sexist remarks

  Assoc Prof Lim Tit Meng is not the first high-ranking official or public personality to be caught in controversy over their seemingly sexist views or comments. In 2011, during the election campaign in Hougang SMC, the candidate for the

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My favourite quote today

"I am afraid the cruise ship is over capacity limit, and it used to be a luxury cruise ship. The designer’s claim that it is not sinkable, the name is Titanic. There are not enough life boats, no preparation or provision for failure. Thank you Mr Goh for reminding us." - Low Thia Khiang

"Till today, I am still puzzled by why the PAP cannot fight a fair election without gerrymandering, abusing the GRC system, basically, making sure they enter into a boxing ring with an opponent who is expected to fight them with hands tied behind the back. There is a reason why bullies are not popular in schools. Why not be the school prefect?" - Alvinology

"The question to ask is what lies at the root of the discontent or the disengagement between the G and the people. I am going to stick my neck out and say that it is ministerial salaries. I consider it the root of all evil. Serious. It reduces what should be a social compact into a business contract. " - Bertha Henson