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Has China bitten off more than it can chew?

India -- I have argued before that in advancing its territorial claims, China uses carefully calibrated tactics. Each move it makes may not be...

A car-free Singapore?

Kuala Lampur, Dec. 6 — The invention of the automobile is creditedto Karl Benz. In 1886, his motor wagon featured gears,a carburettor, radiator and...

Pompeo’s aggression against China won’t succeed

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo's hypocritical and aggressive stance against China will make life harder for the Singapore government, which is trying to...

My COVID-19 experience

54 days in isolation. Granted, 47 of those days were spent with a government-mandated roommate but it didn’t make the entire ordeal any easier. To...

Low’s departure has accelerated the Workers’ Party’s transition – but at what cost?

SINGAPORE — Days before Singapore goes to the polls, the decision by Workers’ Party strongman Low Thia Khiang not to contest GE2020 is still reverberating -...

GE2020: Have lunchtime rallies lost their spark?

“Every election, rain or shine, the PAP holds a lunchtime rally at Fullerton. It is the highlight of the campaign. Pandemic or no, we...

My ideal MP: What a young voter has to say

It’s my first elections. Or more specifically, the 2020 General elections will be the first elections where I will finally be allowed to vote....

Singapore Blogfather mrbrown reacts to the SG Budget 2020

SINGAPORE — On Tuesday (Feb 18), prominent Singaporean blogger mrbrown, also known as Lee Kin Mun, took to Twitter to air his thoughts on...
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