Tag: CONTROVERSY

Outrage over condo allegedly disallowing delivery riders from using lift, management clarifies

Update: A Grab spokesperson said: "We wish to clarify that GrabFood delivery-partners who are delivering food to residents of RV Point Condominium are able to access the lifts and complete their deliveries. This signage, which was put up in March 2019 by the request of...

“Absurd comments” showdown: Tan Kin Lian likened to Ho Ching for controversial statements

Businessman and social activist Tan Kin Lian has been likened to Ho Ching after he posted a rather blatant proposal on handling the Covid-19 virus among foreign workers. Finding his statement to be "rather absurd," Redditors compared him to the Prime Minister's wife, who is known...

NAS Daily, the “Sovereign” and social distancing frauds: “Do we have one set of laws?”

What do NAS Daily, the "Sovereign" woman, and people pretending to be social distancing ambassadors have in common? Well, Mr Raj Singh, who regularly uploads videos on issues of the day, used the three circuit-breaker breakers to question whether or not Singapore has a...

Malaysian singer Namewee’s latest song banned from Chinese airwaves

Malaysian singer Namewee is in hot soup again. The Muar-born's singer's latest song Beyond The Edge is banned from Chinese airwaves because of its reference to the Hong Kong protests. The song is a tribute to legendary Hong Kong rock band Beyond and its music...

Dato’ Aliff Syukri threatens suicide after being criticised by netizens for breaking Movement Control Order

Malaysian cosmetics billionaire Dato' Aliff Syukri has gotten into hot soup recently. He faced a huge backlash from fans and netizens after uploading a photo on Instagram. In the photo, Aliff is seen eating with his children at his mother, Bonda Rozita Ibrahim's house in...

Facebook post by losing Aljunied GRC candidate draws the ire of netizens

There has been criticism online of a People's Action Party candidate who lost in the 2015 General Election for saying that "many Singaporeans don't realise the value of our community grassroots network". The statement was made in a Facebook post by Mr Victor Lye on...

Jessica Simpson deletes John Mayer’s number after his controversial comments

Singer Jessica Simpson will be unveiling a book called Open Book where she shares about sexual abuse, alcohol and pill addiction and becoming sober in 2017. Buzzfeed reported People by saying that Simpson also talked about issues with John Mayer and that time he called her...

Malaysia’s plan for language education questioned for months and the saga is not going away

Malaysia — The planned introduction of Jawi and Khat in non-government schools next year has been questioned for months by non-Malay/Muslim social-cultural groups and the saga is not going away. Jawi refers to the Arabic script for writing the Malay language, while Khat refers to...

India bids to bust citizenship law ‘myths’ with cartoon Muslims

by Abhaya SRIVASTAVA India's ruling party launched a video with animated Muslim characters on social media Monday as part of a publicity blitz to try to bust "myths" around a new citizenship law that has sparked deadly protests. The law has stoked concerns that Hindu nationalist...

Bridal company owner apologises for an eerie wedding photoshoot in cemetery!

A Malaysian bridal company owner was in tears and apologised after backlash over photos featuring models using a Christian graveyard as props. Twitter users said the company went too far and was offensive to other people's faith. The photographs featured models sitting on gravestones or lying...