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Channel NewsAsia
Those who influence others to commit acts of violence 'more dangerous': ShanmugamSINGAPORE: There are two types of dangerous radicals - those who commit acts of
Those who influence others to commit acts of violence 'more dangerous': Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
SINGAPORE: There are two types of dangerous radicals - those who commit acts of violence, as well as those who influence and motivate others to do so. Those who fall under the second category are "even more dangerous", Home Affairs Minister and Law... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Ministers must Answer for Shocking Neglect in Public Spending « Snippets « TR EMERITUSAccounts of lapses and neglect in public spending by government ministries and
Ministers must Answer for Shocking Neglect in Public Spending « Snippets « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 2 days ago
Accounts of lapses and neglect in public spending by government ministries and departments documented in the Auditor-General’s Office (AGO) latest report are shocking. They include (but are not limited to): The Singapore Police Force overpaying its... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Brexiters and Aljunied residents « Opinion « TR EMERITUSBrexiters (52% of Britons) and 51% of Aljunied GRC voters vote against their ow
Brexiters and Aljunied residents « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 3 days ago
Brexiters (52% of Britons) and 51% of Aljunied GRC voters vote against their own economic interests. On Friday, I read in the Economist that 58% of the North East voted for Brexit, the second-highest share of any region. … places like Sunderland... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
KPMG report on AHTC paints 'devastating account' of town council mismanagement: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam on Saturday (Jul 23) respo
KPMG report on AHTC paints 'devastating account' of town council mismanagement: Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
SINGAPORE: Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam on Saturday (Jul 23) responded to accounting firm KPMG’s fourth monthly report uncovering lapses in its audit of the Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC). Mr Shanmugam said AHTC's leadership has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore will learn from countries that suffered terror attacks: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: The Republic will tap the experiences of countries that have been at
Singapore will learn from countries that suffered terror attacks: Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Republic will tap the experiences of countries that have been attacked by terrorists to aid in its own preparations for such scenarios, said Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam on Friday (Jul 22). Mr Shanmugam observed the... Read more
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The Register
Asian nations mull regional 'Europol' in fight against cybercrimeRSA APAC A closed-door meeting of cabinet ministers from more than a dozen coun
Asian nations mull regional 'Europol' in fight against cybercrime
The Register / Posted 8 days ago
RSA APAC A closed-door meeting of cabinet ministers from more than a dozen countries met yesterday to mull the creation of a Europol-style organisation to crack down on cyber crime in the region and abroad, The Register has learned. The Asian... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
National Cybercrime Action Plan to step up fight against online crime: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: Singapore will do more in the battle against online crime through a
National Cybercrime Action Plan to step up fight against online crime: Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
SINGAPORE: Singapore will do more in the battle against online crime through a National Cybercrime Action Plan, Home Affairs Minister and Law Minister K Shanmugam announced on Wednesday (Jul 20). Speaking at a conference, Mr Shanmugam pointed out... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singaporean youths should not take things for granted: K Shanmugamchanges around the world and youths should not take current state of affairs fo
Singaporean youths should not take things for granted: K Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
changes around the world and youths should not take current state of affairs for granted, said Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam at an international youth leaders summit on Monday (Jul 18). During his discussion with participants on the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tool to help police spot suspects engaging in extremism being developedSINGAPORE: A tool to help police detect individuals who may be engaged in onlin
Tool to help police spot suspects engaging in extremism being developed
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
SINGAPORE: A tool to help police detect individuals who may be engaged in online violent extremism early on is being developed by the Home Team Behavioural Science Centre (HTBSC), said Senior Minister of State for Home Affairs Desmond Lee on... Read more
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The Hindu
State plans to rope in locals in irrigation managementthe irrigation and water storage structures are taken up by people at the villa
State plans to rope in locals in irrigation management
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
the irrigation and water storage structures are taken up by people at the village level as a mass movement. According to K. Shanmugam, Secretary, Finance Department, the age-old practice of kudi maramath (community participation) is not visible... Read more
18d
Business Standard India
Maran brothers appear before special courtFormer Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four o
Maran brothers appear before special court
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
Former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four others appeared before a special court on Monday in pursuance of the summons issued to them in a Aircel-Maxis deal-related money laundering case and moved their bail... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Close to 2,300 youths charged for criminal offences from 2013 to 2015: Law MinistrySINGAPORE: A total of 2,254 youths between the ages of 16 and 18 were charged f
Close to 2,300 youths charged for criminal offences from 2013 to 2015: Law Ministry
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
SINGAPORE: A total of 2,254 youths between the ages of 16 and 18 were charged for criminal offences in the State Courts from 2013 to 2015, the Law Ministry said on Monday (Jul 11). MP for Aljunied GRC Sylvia Lim had asked Law Minister K Shanmugam... Read more
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New Kerala
Dayanidhi Maran, others seek bail in Aircel-Maxis deal - newkerala.com #88758Maran brothers, Kalanithi's wife Kavery Kalanithi and South Asia FM Ltd (SAFL)
Dayanidhi Maran, others seek bail in Aircel-Maxis deal - newkerala.com #88758
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Maran brothers, Kalanithi's wife Kavery Kalanithi and South Asia FM Ltd (SAFL) managing director K. Shanmugam appeared before court in pursuance of summons issued against them and sought bail in the case. The court on February 27 has issued summons... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Aircel-Maxis case: Maran brothers appear in special court, move bail pleasFormer telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four o
Aircel-Maxis case: Maran brothers appear in special court, move bail pleas
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
Former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four others moved a special court for bail on Monday in connection with the Aircel-Maxis money laundering case. Besides the Maran brothers, Kalanithi’s wife Kavery, and K... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Refrain from speculating on death of 26-old man in YishunSINGAPORE: Members of the public should refrain from speculating or commenting
Refrain from speculating on death of 26-old man in Yishun
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
SINGAPORE: Members of the public should refrain from speculating or commenting on the death of a 26-year-old man in Yishun, police said in statement on Monday (Jul 11). The 26-year-old, identified in media reports as Shawn Ignatius Rodrigues, was... Read more
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The Financial Express
Maran brothers appear before special court, move bail pleasAll the accused have denied all charges levelled against them by these investig
Maran brothers appear before special court, move bail pleas
The Financial Express / Posted 18 days ago
All the accused have denied all charges levelled against them by these investigating agencies. (Source: Reuters) Former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four others today appeared before a special court in pursuance... Read more
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Business Standard India
Aircel-Maxis case: Maran brothers appear before special court, move bail pleasFormer Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four o
Aircel-Maxis case: Maran brothers appear before special court, move bail pleas
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
Former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four others today appeared before a special court in pursuance of the summons issued to them in a Aircel-Maxis deal-related money laundering case and moved their bail... Read more
16 related stories
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Aircel-Maxis case: Maran brothers appear before special court, move bail pleasFormer Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four o
Aircel-Maxis case: Maran brothers appear before special court, move bail pleas
dna / Posted 18 days ago
Former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi Maran and four others appeared before a special court in pursuance of the summons issued to them in a Aircel-Maxis deal-related money laundering case and moved their bail pleas. Besides... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Need to see if legal framework is adequate: Shanmugam on abused toddler caseSINGAPORE: Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has called a case in which
Need to see if legal framework is adequate: Shanmugam on abused toddler case
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
SINGAPORE: Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has called a case in which a woman and her boyfriend abused her two-year-old son to death "heartbreaking". The couple was recently sentenced to jail, with the woman receiving a 11-year sentence and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore steps up checks, patrols following terror attacks in Malaysia, Istanbul: MHAspokesperson for MHA said. Militants with links to Islamic State have carried
Singapore steps up checks, patrols following terror attacks in Malaysia, Istanbul: MHA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
spokesperson for MHA said. Militants with links to Islamic State have carried out attacks across the world in the past week. On Jun 28, Turkey's Ataturk international airport was hit with gunfire and a suicide bombing attack. On the same day, a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Senseless acts of terror' are against Islam, do not represent muslims: Dr Yaacob IbrahimSINGAPORE: Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs, Yaacob Ibrahim has expressed h
'Senseless acts of terror' are against Islam, do not represent muslims: Dr Yaacob Ibrahim
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
SINGAPORE: Minister-in-charge of Muslim Affairs, Yaacob Ibrahim has expressed his shock and sadness over the recent bomb blasts in Malaysia, Bangladesh, Turkey, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia. In a Facebook post on Tuesday (Jul 5), Dr Yaacob called the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Shanmugam condemns Istanbul, Dhaka, Puchong attacks during Ramadan The attacks have all been linked to Islamic State, and the Home Affairs and L
Shanmugam condemns Istanbul, Dhaka, Puchong attacks during Ramadan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
The attacks have all been linked to Islamic State, and the Home Affairs and Law Minister noted that the fact militants chose to attack during the Muslim holy fasting month "shows the... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Coroner’s verdict on Benjamin Lim « Columnists « TR EMERITUSThis was the letter I emailed to the Right Honourable Law Minister K. Shanmugam
Coroner’s verdict on Benjamin Lim « Columnists « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 25 days ago
This was the letter I emailed to the Right Honourable Law Minister K. Shanmugam on 1.7.16 on the subject: Dear Mr. Shanmugam, I seek your indulgence in writing to you as the Minister-in-charge on a matter of public interest. Singaporeans have been... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Leaving our internal security door wide open « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSterrorists from Bangladesh – 27 in late 2015 and 8 more in April this year. Wh
Leaving our internal security door wide open « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 1 months ago
terrorists from Bangladesh – 27 in late 2015 and 8 more in April this year. When I challenged the Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam to tighten the immigration policy, he lashed out: “So what does Dr Chee suggest? That we say no to all foreign... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
State of gun control in the US 'quite tragic': ShanmugamSINGAPORE: The inability of the United States to find a way to control guns fro
State of gun control in the US 'quite tragic': Shanmugam
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
SINGAPORE: The inability of the United States to find a way to control guns from "reaching madmen, criminals, terrorists and would be mass murderers" is "quite tragic", said Singapore's Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam in a Facebook post on Saturday... Read more

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