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The Temasek Review
The silence of the Malay Minister « Opinion « TR EMERITUSYaacob AWOL or MIA isit? Jus like Khaw on the flooding of the MRT tunnel isit?
The Temasek Review / Posted 17 hours ago
Yaacob AWOL or MIA isit? Jus like Khaw on the flooding of the MRT tunnel isit? Seriously I find it very disturbing that a non-Muslim minister makes the following important comments at a religious seminar, not the minister responsible for Muslim and... Read more
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The Temasek Review
PAP: Chinese defecate in public, Indians clean up « Opinion « TR EMERITUSWhen I read the u/m TOC FB post, I couldn’t help but think of stereotypical Ind
The Temasek Review / Posted 2 days ago
When I read the u/m TOC FB post, I couldn’t help but think of stereotypical Indian roadsweepers (the “hewers of wood and drawers of water” or “thambies” as they were once derogatorily called ) cleaning up after their stereotypical arrogant, entitled... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Gunmen', 'bombers' raid Changi Airport as agencies simulate response to terror attacksand private stakeholders, in this instance the aviation sector, is critical to
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
and private stakeholders, in this instance the aviation sector, is critical to ensuring an effective response to any attack.” Indeed, the private sector chipped in as SMRT staff provided first aid to casualties sprawled on the ground. But the... Read more
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The Temasek Review
On intended legal framework to protect police officers « Letters « TR EMERITUSthey have given up on d authorities to act on their behalf. So who’s to blame?”
The Temasek Review / Posted 6 days ago
they have given up on d authorities to act on their behalf. So who’s to blame?” Sorry to have to say this but before K. Shanmugam laments on his officers being abused, he should instead as head of MHA, check on his own temperament towards... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tan Cheng Bock engaging in 'elaborate charades' over remarks on reserved Presidential Election: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: Minister for Law and Home Affairs K Shanmugam on Sunday (Oct 8) reje
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
SINGAPORE: Minister for Law and Home Affairs K Shanmugam on Sunday (Oct 8) rejected claims by Dr Tan Cheng Bock that remarks he made in Parliament last week were inconsistent with previous statements he had made concerning the publication of the... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Dr Tan Cheng Bock raises questions on Law Minister’s contradictory statements on AGC’s advice « Editorial « TR EMERITUSFormer 2011 Presidential candidate, Dr Tan Cheng Bock has questioned Minister f
The Temasek Review / Posted 11 days ago
Former 2011 Presidential candidate, Dr Tan Cheng Bock has questioned Minister for Law and Foreign Affairs, Mr K Shanmugam for contradictions made in his statements during a dialogue session and what he said in the Parliament just this week. Workers’... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Talk of terrorism uncomfortable, but builds psychological resilience: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: Talk of terrorism is uncomfortable and puts the spotlight on the Mus
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
SINGAPORE: Talk of terrorism is uncomfortable and puts the spotlight on the Muslim community, but it also allows Singapore to achieve a certain level of psychological resilience against extremist ideologies, said Mr K Shanmugam on Saturday (Oct... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Is our Parliament a huge waste of resources? « Letters « TR EMERITUSis held every week, where the leader of the Opposition is allowed 6 questions t
The Temasek Review / Posted 12 days ago
is held every week, where the leader of the Opposition is allowed 6 questions to grill the sitting PM of the day every week. But what I like to bring up is the point that parliament only convenes for twice a month. That is because the point I... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Mediacorp actresses Zoe Tay and Aileen Tan hit with fake endorsementsMediacorp actresses Zoe Tay (pictured right) and Aileen Tan (pictured left) hav
Marketing Interactive / Posted 13 days ago
Mediacorp actresses Zoe Tay (pictured right) and Aileen Tan (pictured left) have spoken out against a skincare brand Auralei Anti-Aging Cream for fabricating content that said Tay and Tan endorsed their products. According to Channel NewsAsia, one of... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
Influencers potentially roped in for campaign against terrorism in SGHome affairs minister K. Shanmugam (pictured) has expressed the need for the in
Marketing Interactive / Posted 14 days ago
Home affairs minister K. Shanmugam (pictured) has expressed the need for the involvement of social media influencers in the Singapore campaign against terrorism, particularly as first responders. The topic was addressed during a recent parliamentary... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Ministers’ speeches not to be taken seriously? « Blogs « Snippets « TR EMERITUSYahoo News reported: “[Law Minister K Shanmugam] also agreed with what [deputy
The Temasek Review / Posted 15 days ago
Yahoo News reported: “[Law Minister K Shanmugam] also agreed with what [deputy Attorney General Hri Kumar] stated in court that one should not refer to “every MP’s speech and every minister’s speech and then try and interpret as if it’s a statutory... Read more
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The Temasek Review
EP: Just show the AG’s advice to the Government lah? « Letters « TR EMERITUSthat its decision was based on advice given by the Attorney-General, she added.
The Temasek Review / Posted 15 days ago
that its decision was based on advice given by the Attorney-General, she added. But Home Affairs and Law Minister K. Shanmugam replied that the Government had always been clear that it is for Parliament to decide how to count the terms of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Count for reserved Presidential Election was policy decision: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: The call to start counting from Dr Wee Kim Wee's second term as Pres
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
SINGAPORE: The call to start counting from Dr Wee Kim Wee's second term as President for the purpose of holding a reserved Presidential Election was a policy decision, Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said in Parliament on Tuesday (Oct... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
MPs support motion to stand united against terrorism threatSINGAPORE: Multiracialism is the best “socio-weapon” to defeat the ills of terr
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
SINGAPORE: Multiracialism is the best “socio-weapon” to defeat the ills of terrorism, said Member of Parliament for Holland-Bukit Timah Christopher De Souza, who filed a private member’s motion on fortifying Singapore’s resolve to stay united against... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Government to tighten rules against hate speech, extremist teachings: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: Authorities will be reviewing legislation and studying ways to count
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
SINGAPORE: Authorities will be reviewing legislation and studying ways to counter the threat of hate speech and extremist teachings, Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam said in Parliament on Tuesday (Oct 3). Mr Shanmugam, who is also Law Minister, was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New Malaysia police chief receives prestigious Singapore awardSINGAPORE: Malaysia's recently appointed Inspector-General of Police Mohamad Fu
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
SINGAPORE: Malaysia's recently appointed Inspector-General of Police Mohamad Fuzi Harun has been conferred Singapore's Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Meritorious Service Medal). Mr Fuzi, who replaced Mr Khalid Abu Bakar as the new Inspector-General of Police... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
MHA’s SGSecure campaign switches gears, debuts new taglinealso allows members of the public to send information to the police in case of
Marketing Interactive / Posted 21 days ago
also allows members of the public to send information to the police in case of suspicious behaviour. Home affairs minister K. Shanmugam (pictured), said the campaign has achieved some success so far, however, more work needs to be done as citizens... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Zero tolerance' for abuse against officers, amid rise in attacks: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: There is "zero tolerance" for abuse against Home Team officers, Mini
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
SINGAPORE: There is "zero tolerance" for abuse against Home Team officers, Minister for Home Affairs K Shanmugam said on Wednesday (Sep 27), highlighting an increase in such cases. Speaking at an awards ceremony at the Home Team Academy, Mr... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Still some way to go' for terror preparedness among Singaporeans: Shanmugam“In terms of awareness, we have achieved some success,” said Home Affairs and L
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
“In terms of awareness, we have achieved some success,” said Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam, noting that the SGSecure mobile app has been downloaded almost a million times. Still, he said “there is more work to be done".... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'Still some way to go' for terror preparedness among Singaporeans: ShanmugamSINGAPORE: A year after the launch of the SGSecure movement, there is still “so
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
SINGAPORE: A year after the launch of the SGSecure movement, there is still “some way to go” for Singaporeans when it comes to being prepared to deal with a terror attack, said Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam. "Awareness is one thing,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Judge of Appeal Chao Hick Tin retires, receives rare valedictory referenceSINGAPORE: Judge of Appeal Chao Hick Tin was given a rare honour on Wednesday (
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
SINGAPORE: Judge of Appeal Chao Hick Tin was given a rare honour on Wednesday (Sep 27) to mark his retirement after more than 50 years of public service. A valedictory reference was conducted to pay tribute to his contributions to Singapore. It’s a... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
S'pore's meritorious medal for IGPSINGAPORE: The President of Singapore conferred the Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Merit
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 22 days ago
SINGAPORE: The President of Singapore conferred the Pingat Jasa Gemilang (Meritorious Service Medal) on Malaysian Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun, Monday. The republic's Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said under Mohamad... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fighter in Islamic State video is believed to be radicalised Singaporean: MHASINGAPORE: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday (Sep 24) said it believ
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
SINGAPORE: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) on Sunday (Sep 24) said it believed a person featured in an Islamic State video was a Singaporean man named Megat Shahdan Abdul Samad. The video, allegedly made by the media wing of Islamic State,... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Singaporeans voted for this? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSThe time now as I am writing this is 12:32 am on the 12th September 2017. Two y
The Temasek Review / Posted 1 months ago
The time now as I am writing this is 12:32 am on the 12th September 2017. Two years ago, on this day at this time the PAP was returned to power on a landslide election victory. I remembered about one week ago when myself and a few of my parents’... Read more

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