Tag: Indian

Mediacorp apologises for racially insensitive E-Pay “Brownface ad,”

Singapore – Singapore is in a festive mood for its upcoming 54th birthday, with promotions being introduced by retailers and service providers but it seems to have botched up a marketing campaign with a racist ad recently. On July 26 (Friday), member of the public...

A doctor’s prescription on ‘who is a Malay’ could settle Halimah’s Malay credentials

Who is a Malay? The debate is still raging in Singapore with many disputing the Malay credentials of the PAP's Presidential election's candidate. But a doctor's prescription on who is a Malay in Malaysia could save Halimah Yacob the day in the court of the...

Does colour of skin matter?

The National Solidarity Party is calling for the abolishment of the Group Representation Constituency Scheme in favour of the Constituency Reserved for Minority scheme, which it believes will give the minority its continued representation in parliament without undermining democracy. Under the CRM scheme, Singapore reverts...