Tag: Pritam Singh

Pritam Singh says Preetipls video and racism issue could be a catalyst for progress

Singapore—Workers Party's (WP) Pritam Singh weighed in on the recent controversial issue of brownface used in an advertisement, and a video released in response to it. The WP chief asserted in a Facebook post on July 31 that "progress on race and religion occur...

Ho Ching gifts MPs with hand sanitiser during flu season, including WP MPs

Singapore—Ho Ching, the wife of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, sent an unusual but timely gift to all the Members of Parliament recently—hand sanitizer. A representative from Temasek Holdings, where Mrs Ho is the chief executive officer, told TODAY Online that MPs and their teams...

SDP’s Chee Soon Juan and WP’s Pritam Singh unveil new youth members; Jolovan Wham joins the fray

Both the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and the Workers’ Party announced brand new youth teams. Secretary-General of the SDP Chee Soon Juan, and his WP counterpart Pritam Singh took to social media in the early afternoon to unveil their new members. The SDP boasts a young...

Heng Swee Keat apparently least respected amongst other prominent leaders: Poll

Tan Kin Lian, a former presidential candidate, posted a poll on his Facebook page about ten days ago on July 13, asking his followers which leader they respected the most. The former Chief Executive Officer of NTUC Income gave his subscribers of social media only...

Nee Soon GRC MP not-so-subtly criticizes WP’s Pritam Singh, netizens clapback

This Father’s Day, Aljunied GRC’s MP Pritam Singh and MP for Nee Soon GRC Assoc Prof Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim met at Nee Soon GRC. It is not uncommon for MPs to hold walkabouts with the people on special occasions and this day was no...

Resident is all praise for Pritam and team for getting concrete ceiling fixed, even puts up posters at lift lobby commending them

A resident of Aljunied-Hougang Town Council (AHTC) expressed high praise for Pritam Singh and his team earlier this week after they promptly fixed the concrete ceiling at the void deck of a HDB block in Bedok Reservoir. Pritam, the Secretary-General of the Workers’ Party wrote...

WP Secretary General Pritam Singh commends father who built ‘mini-mart’ out of cardboard for daughter

Singapore – It doesn’t take the latest technology and expensive materials for parents to promote creativity and family-bonding time with their children. One parent in Singapore built a ‘mini-mart’ for his daughter in their Eunos home using a big cardboard box and some toilet rolls...

WP Chief Pritam Singh posts about visit to ST newsroom, supporters urge WP to be wary of mainstream media

Singapore — Leaders from the opposition Workers Party (WP) recently paid a visit to the newsroom of the Straits Times, which has been revamped. WP head Pritam Singh, WP Non-Constituency MPs Leon Perera, and Daniel Goh, were hosted by editor Warren Fernandez. Mr Singh posted...

Mixed reaction to the idea of banning PMDs at void decks and footpaths

Singapore – The cases of PMD-related road accidents are increasing so rapidly that citizens and the government are considering banning these personal mobility devices. Two months ago, a 70-year-old woman was almost run over by a PMD rider who passed her too closely. More recently, a...

WP calls Government out for its exemption from lawsuits under enhanced POHA laws

Singapore— In a Parliament session on Tuesday, May 7, criticism for the exemption of public agencies from lawsuits for peddling falsehoods under the updated Protection from Harassment Act (POHA) laws came from the opposition Workers’ Party (WP). Pritam Singh, the secretary-general of the WP came...