Tag: Member of Parliament

96% of Singaporeans want harsher punishments for MPs who sleep in parliament

According to an online survey, to which more than 1,500 netizens responded, 96 per cent of them voted that Members of Parliament (MPs) who sleep on the job should receive harsher punishments. https://www.facebook.com/wakeupSG/posts/1220870014745288?__xts__=68.ARBjmc6eOt0UXk0A-MAadw5nfGJ4-wvGSbe69jRPIc5zRjF7t7IkuRrRsf8f6FNuRF9UuE97pEsVV22vEil_CWL0avXHqUfVBUJiGUoaomsyetPFbgFE6-l59R6kRJ4t0Maa7WWiW9Ed1y715p5ANeWTzIibr6gauYggU_a9tfY3C2itgKSnrFcCMyrPHRKVDiDUmt8fl3IE9OjizjrYTJE4TvGm8N_y9SzaCHr4osT_lwcrpJKMZQIhcSgk83EE1eUbO3YdTufvSpKX6XUUlKbUfrofywS-3rNru1xI80auXLwXg6-3igVgsNKll7Cw8gLlrz3QI4rfptuAjoCDKA5Qen95A1gR-A&__tn__=-R The survey, published on Facebook page ‘Wake up, Singapore’, asked, ‘Should MPs and...

Hri Kumar in introspective mood

Not yet a grey head, lawyer and politician Hri Kumar Nair says he has   been thinking a lot about growing old. When he walks around Toa Payoh, the elderly population in the area strikes a chord in him. "My constituency of  Toa Payoh has many elderly residents....

How do you rate your MP?

By Augustine Low A Parliament of Singapore factsheet states that “being an MP requires much time, commitment and hard work!” Do you know if your MP (Member of Parliament) lives up to these requirements? What do you want to see more – and less –...