Tag: NS

19-year-old, now well, discovered he had stage 4 cancer during NS training

Singapore — A young Singaporean man by the name of Jules took to Reddit to share his cancer survivor story of going. He was...

A day of mixed emotions as SPF enlistees lose their hair & start a...

The first day for any servicemen who enlists for National Service is always an emotional, and even confusing, one. There are many things to...

Can you feign depression?

Yes, can you? Someone has allegedly got himself discharged from the army by feigning depression. Many Singaporeans would have taken the person's Facebook confession with...

Death of NS man: Should Schizophrenics Serve in Army?

An inquest into the death of a Schizophernic National Serviceman has been told that 22-year-old Ganesh Pillay Magindren's condition was stable prior to enlistment. On...

NS deferment the way to go

By Mary Lee Swimmer Joseph Schooling’s parents should be lauded for pushing for a two-year deferment of his National Service (NS) until 2016. And Mindef...