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Channel NewsAsia
Water pipes at Bukit Batok that leaked being replaced: PUBSINGAPORE: Water pipes in Bukit Batok that had leaked two weeks ago are now bei
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SINGAPORE: Water pipes in Bukit Batok that had leaked two weeks ago are now being replaced, water agency PUB said on Saturday (Oct 14). "Pipe replacement works are in now progress. The existing pipes will be replaced with more resilient... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
On the Record: Belinda Charles, dean of the Academy of Principals, lifelong educatorstudents, we wonder how we can teach the content better and we find ways to do
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
students, we wonder how we can teach the content better and we find ways to do that. But from the way my students were in Bukit Batok Secondary School where I first started, and then in St Andrew’s Junior College, I realised that the most... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Infant, 3 others injured in Bukit Batok fire caused by e-bike charging overnightSINGAPORE: Four people, including an infant, were injured after a fire broke ou
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SINGAPORE: Four people, including an infant, were injured after a fire broke out in their Bukit Batok flat early on Thursday (Oct 12) morning. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said it was alerted to the incident on the second floor of Block... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
4-old girl killed in fatal accident in Bukit Batok; driver arrestedSINGAPORE: A four-year-old girl died on Monday evening (Oct 9) after she was hi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: A four-year-old girl died on Monday evening (Oct 9) after she was hit by a car in Bukit Batok. The 53-year-old male driver of the car was arrested for causing death by a rash act, the police said in a statement on Tuesday. The police... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Girl killed in fatal accident in Bukit Batok; driver arrestedSINGAPORE: A young girl was killed in an accident at Bukit Batok Central on Mon
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: A young girl was killed in an accident at Bukit Batok Central on Monday evening (Oct 9). The driver of a car involved has been arrested, Channel NewsAsia understands. The girl is believed to be four years old. The Singapore Civil... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Sense of fear, constraint has reduced in Singapore? « Letters « TR EMERITUSthe ruling People’s Action Party resorted to mudslinging opposing candidates, a
The Temasek Review / Posted 8 days ago
the ruling People’s Action Party resorted to mudslinging opposing candidates, as was perceived during the By-election in Bukit Batok last year. The election was contested by PAP’s Murali Pillai and the Singapore Democratic Party’s Dr Chee Soon... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Tharman stopped running with the hares and hunting with the hounds « Opinion « TR EMERITUSmourning. Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam has come out to clarify
The Temasek Review / Posted 11 days ago
mourning. Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam has come out to clarify his views on the mainstream media and the Bukit Batok by-election, topics which he was asked about during a dialogue with students last week. Mr Tharman said that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pipe leak at junction of Tanjong Katong Road and Boscombe Roadpassable. "Motorists are advised to take precaution when driving at this locat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
passable. "Motorists are advised to take precaution when driving at this location," said PUB. PUB said both incidents at Bukit Batok were caused by corrosion in the pipes, and that it would be conducting checks on all 100km of water pipes in... Read more
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The Temasek Review
From LKY’s garden city to PM Lee’s fountain city? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSSingaporeans have complained that they are sick and tired of seeing the same fo
The Temasek Review / Posted 12 days ago
Singaporeans have complained that they are sick and tired of seeing the same fountain for 2 decades. For unknown reasons, Bukit Batok (BB) seems to be the choice location to begin this island wide project. At 9.54 pm on Tuesday, BB residents were... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Tharman to Singaporeans: Who do you believe, me or your lying eyes? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSthe opposition is often spun or, worse, fabricated to demonise us – like what L
The Temasek Review / Posted 13 days ago
the opposition is often spun or, worse, fabricated to demonise us – like what Lianhe Wanbao did during the by-election in Bukit Batok as I relate here. (After more than a year, we have still to hear from the media officialdom about this matter and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bukit Batok water pipe bursts caused by corrosion: PUBSINGAPORE: The two water pipe bursts in Bukit Batok last week were caused by co
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
SINGAPORE: The two water pipe bursts in Bukit Batok last week were caused by corrosion in the pipes, the director of PUB's water supply (network) department Michael Toh said on Wednesday (Oct 4). Mr Toh was speaking during a site visit to Block 222,... Read more
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13d
The Temasek Review
PM Lee: Losing votes is the right thing for PAP to do « Opinion « TR EMERITUScandidate would have no chance“. Is PM Lee suggesting that its candidate Mural
The Temasek Review / Posted 13 days ago
candidate would have no chance“. Is PM Lee suggesting that its candidate Murali – definitely a non-Chinese – won the Bukit Batok by-election not through merit? Did Murali have access to public resources to buy over voters? In the Anson... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MPs support motion to stand united against terrorism threatGroup (RRG) is crucial. The group rehabilitates persons who became radicalised
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
Group (RRG) is crucial. The group rehabilitates persons who became radicalised through deviant teachings. MP for Bukit Batok Murali Pillai, commended the “good work” of the RRG but noted that the RRG volunteers are mostly Malay and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Government to tighten rules against hate speech, extremist teachings: Shanmugamof the House – MP for Holland-Bukit Timah Christopher de Souza, MP for Ang Mo K
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
of the House – MP for Holland-Bukit Timah Christopher de Souza, MP for Ang Mo Kio GRC Dr Intan Azura Mokhtar, MP for Bukit Batok Murali Pillai and Jurong GRC MP Dr Tan Wu Meng. The minister said that authorities will be reviewing the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pipe burst forces four-storey high water jet at Bukit Batok carparkSINGAPORE: Residents at Bukit Batok East Avenue 3 witnessed water shooting up s
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
SINGAPORE: Residents at Bukit Batok East Avenue 3 witnessed water shooting up several metres high at a carpark on Sunday (Oct 1) morning near Block 223 after a water pipe burst. Some residents said the burst happened shortly after 6am setting off a... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Dr Chee: Tharman should not lecture us about character and integrity « Opinion « TR EMERITUSMR THARMAN SHANMUGARATNAM denies that his party engaged in gutter politics duri
The Temasek Review / Posted 17 days ago
MR THARMAN SHANMUGARATNAM denies that his party engaged in gutter politics during the Bukit Batok (BB) by-election and defended the mainstream media that his party controls. Let’s get to the veracity of both of these claims. The PAP’s by-election... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Clarification by DPM Tharman on ‘gutter politics’ « Blogs « Snippets « TR EMERITUSsocial media commentators have claimed that I agreed in the dialogue that the P
The Temasek Review / Posted 19 days ago
social media commentators have claimed that I agreed in the dialogue that the PAP had engaged in “gutter politics” in the Bukit Batok by-election. That is not what I said, and not what I believe. The PAP contrasted Dr Chee Soon Juan’s character... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PAP did not engage in gutter politics in Bukit Batok by- DPM TharmanSINGAPORE: The People's Action Party (PAP) did not engage in gutter politics du
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
SINGAPORE: The People's Action Party (PAP) did not engage in gutter politics during the Bukit Batok by-election, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said on Thursday (Sep 28) in a Facebook post. Mr Tharman was issuing clarifications to his... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PUB investigating cause of burst pipe at Bukit Batok WestSINGAPORE: National water agency PUB said it is investigating the cause of a bu
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
SINGAPORE: National water agency PUB said it is investigating the cause of a burst pipe at Bukit Batok West that led to water spouting up to three storeys high on Tuesday night (Sep 26). In a Facebook post on Wednesday, PUB confirmed that the leak... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Water shoots 'up to 3 storeys high' due to burst pipe at Bukit Batok WestSINGAPORE: A pipe burst at the junction of Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 and Bukit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 days ago
SINGAPORE: A pipe burst at the junction of Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 and Bukit Batok West Avenue 8 on Tuesday evening (Sep 26), shooting water several metres in the air. The pipe was damaged after a "collision between a motor vehicle and a surface... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PUB attending to burst pipe at Bukit Batok WestSINGAPORE: A pipe has burst at the junction of Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 and Bu
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
SINGAPORE: A pipe has burst at the junction of Bukit Batok West Avenue 6 and Bukit Batok West Avenue 8, shooting water several metres in the air. In a Facebook post, PUB said it received reports of the "pipe leak" from 9.55pm on Tuesday (Sep 26). It... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Khaw’s Admission is Indication that PAP’s Infrastructural Projects are Offten Carried Out to Win Votes « Blogs « Snippets « TR EMERITUSdecided to save it by conducting an extensive overhaul. The budget and timeline
The Temasek Review / Posted 26 days ago
decided to save it by conducting an extensive overhaul. The budget and timeline for the project were not announced. In the Bukit Batok by-election last year, the PAP did the same thing by hastily announcing a “rejuvenation plan” for the estate... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Singaporeans have an aspiration for race to matter less': DPM Tharman Shanmugaratnamthe ruling People’s Action Party resorted to mudslinging opposing candidates, a
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
the ruling People’s Action Party resorted to mudslinging opposing candidates, as was perceived during the By-election in Bukit Batok last year. The election was contested by PAP’s Murali Pillai and the Singapore Democratic Party’s Dr Chee Soon... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Hali wants to unite Singaporeans? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSregularly elect citizens of all races as Presidents” The above implies that we
The Temasek Review / Posted 29 days ago
regularly elect citizens of all races as Presidents” The above implies that we voters are racists despite events like the Bukit Batok by-election where an Indian (with the help of true blue Chinese like Grace Fu) whipped the ass of talk cock sing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Private home sales see 165% jump year-on-year in Augustunits in August, a 24 per cent drop from the 2,091 sold in the previous month.
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
units in August, a 24 per cent drop from the 2,091 sold in the previous month. The top-selling development was Le Quest in Bukit Batok, which was launched last month. Buyers snapped up 286 of the 300 units put on the market. Developers launched... Read more
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81 suspected drug offenders arrested in 4-day operationin a news release. The islandwide operation, which was supported by police, co
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
in a news release. The islandwide operation, which was supported by police, covered areas including Ang Mo Kio, Bedok, Bukit Batok, Hougang, Marine Parade, Sembawang, Sengkang, Woodlands and Yio Chu Kang. About 69g of Ice, 56g of heroin, 59g... Read more

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