Tag: MP

Jurong MP Tan Wu Meng attacked by man at Monday’s MPS session

Suresh Nair AS a Member of Parliament, he serves his residents with pride, without fear or favour, and when you hear of him being allegedly attacked, you surely feel downhearted. Police are investigating a report that first-term MP for Jurong GRC Dr Tan Wu Meng, a...

Rare opposition victory in a Malaysian court

On Saturday morning, the the Kuching High Court ruled against the Sarawak state assembly's decision to disqualify Dr Ting Tiong Choon as an assemblyman. Dr Ting is a member of the opposition Chinese-led party, the Democratic Action Party (DAP). Judge Datuk Douglas Christo Primus Sikayun had...

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 –...