Tag: Shanmugam

That Shanmugam smile

By Augustine Low Singer Cheryl Cole, actress Angelina Jolie and the Duchess of Cambridge have been voted as having the world’s best smiles. If such a poll is conducted in Singapore, the smart money is on the public figure with the most disarming of smiles –...

Little India Riot: Not A Little Local Difficulty

By Vincent Wijeysingha The  incident on Sunday night turned the world’s spotlight  towards Singapore. We have in turn focussed that spotlight inward, searching for answers to this first violent commotion to hit the island  since the sixties. While the NGOs have raised  the problems of foreign workers to national consciousness, the Population White  Paper crystallised the resentment of...