Ravi Shankar

The wind beneath my wings

By Ravi Shankar In a nice way, the shoe was on the other foot. As journalists, we are the ones asking the questions, seeking the answers,...

Employers blamed in migrant workers' housing report

A Transient Workers Count Two research team interviewed 163 injured Indian and Bangladeshi workers who come to their food  programme and talked about their...

How good are Singapore-Malaysia ties?

Q and A: Dr Ooi Kee Beng, the deputy director of the Institute of South-east Asian Studies, talks to P N Balji about why Malaysia-Singapore...
PM Lee Hsien Loong

Serve the people, serve the government

All hands on deck! Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong yesterday clearly spelt out the role of the public service in keeping the people happy...
Ngiam Tong Dow

PM's speech, Ngiam's interview

Maybe the TODAY paper did not realise it. The day it published the PM's speech on how the civil service should be a more responsive...
kathy lai

New arts chief Kathy who?

By Tan Bah Bah There is a new arts head honcho in town.  Kathy Lai Sou Tien has taken the place of Benson Puah...

Tragedy in Pakistan, dream home in Sentosa

By Abhijit Nag Her father was shot dead by his own bodyguard. Her brother was abducted by armed gumen. Sara Taseer, daughter of the former...
M Ravi

What's your agenda, lawyer Ravi?

Q and A with M Ravi: The lawyer who takes on cases that others shy away from tells  P N Balji  why he does...
Google and The Straits Times

Google and The Straits Times

By Abhijit Nag In a way Google has become more like The Straits Times. When did you last see a Google bomb embarrassing a top leader?...

NSP's response to the new 'Fair Consideration Framework'

Singapore 26 September 2013 The National Solidarity Party welcomes the Ministry of Manpower's announcement on 23 September 2013 on the new Fair Consideration Framework (FCF) which...
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