Tag: Shanmugam

Chee Soon Juan calls ministers’ communications on tudung issue ‘bizarre’

Singapore—Dr Chee Soon Juan, opposition politician and secretary-general of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP), found the different ministers' statements on the tudung issue  “bizarre”. During...

Bertha Henson: Question is not whether SG’s ready for female PM, but is PAP...

Singapore—At a forum in honour of International Women’s Day on Monday (Mar 8), Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam refuted the idea that...

Singapore to raise penalties for sex crimes

Singapore will increase penalties for some sex crimes, officials said Friday, after an outcry over students at elite universities being given punishments criticised as...

K.Shanmugam to Jamus Lim, “We’ve been having the conversation on crime, rehabilitation for decades”

Singapore—Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam and MP Jamus Lim (Workers’ Party-Sengkang GRC) seem to have taken a question asked in Parliament online,...

Jamus Lim: Parliament question was for possible expansion of Yellow Ribbon Project

Singapore — Workers' Party MP Jamus Lim (Sengkang GRC) took to Facebook on Friday (Feb 5) to clarify his Parliament question earlier in the...

K Shanmugam to Jamus Lim: Expunging criminal records of non-violent offenders “may not be...

Singapore — Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam has said it "may not be wise" to eliminate the criminal history of ex-offenders convicted...

K.Shanmugam: Public trial unsuitable for teen who planned attack on 2 mosques

Singapore—A trial open to the public would not be appropriate in the case of the 16-year-old boy who planned an attack on Muslims, said...

Shanmugam and pet dog join campaign against electric and prong collars

Singapore -- Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam posted a short video on Facebook on Friday (Jan 15) in support of a campaign...

MP Christopher De Souza files request in Parliament for preservation of Dover Forest

Singapore—People’s Action Party (PAP) MP Christopher de Souza said in a Facebook post on Monday (Jan 18) that he filed a request to speak...

Shanmugam: Law against fake news necessary because social media firms put profits first

Singapore—At a recent talk, Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam said having a law to tackle fake news online is necessary, since social...
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