Award-winning cartoonist asks PM Lee to extend the same leeway he gave to his...

Citing Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's inaction in suing his siblings for defamation last year, award-winning cartoonist Sonny Liew has urged the head of government to extend the same leeway to The Online Citizen...

Parliament to formally recognise Leader of the Opposition’s role

Seated directly opposite Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Parliament today (Aug 31), Leader of the Opposition Pritam Singh had his duties and privileges read out to him. In his speech, Mr Pritam said that...

Tackle sour mood on the ground: ST editor to gov’t

“There seems to be a certain sourness on the ground, with more grumbling than usual about issues especially to do with the government,” says the Straits Times editor-at-large, Han Fook Kwang, in The Sunday...

SDP says calling a GE in July is “reckless”

Responding to widespread speculation that the next General Election (GE) will be called in July, the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) added that they considered such a move “reckless”. In a post on their website yoursdp.org,...

Where are the international football players ESM Goh Chok Tong brought in to put...

As World Cup fever continues to grip fans all over the globe, many Singaporeans joined the world in expressing surprise that Croatia beat out many top World Cup teams to clinch one of two...

Unravelling Singapore’s myths looks back to point forward: Book Review

By Howard Lee Third world to first, a swamp to shining metropolis, meritocracy and prudence as the Singapore way, we are a small little island surrounded by threats, the People’s Action Party brought Singapore to...

Tan Kin Lian offers to be President for a $1 salary – with a...

Former NTUC Income chief executive officer Tan Kin Lian has offered to be Singapore's next President and only demand a salary of $1 - with a caveat. He wants the front seat in the...

Oxford student was not the right representative to hold up Singapore’s position against Mahathir:...

Local CEO Devadas Krishnadas has asserted that Oxford University student Darrion Mohan who took on Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad at a forum last Friday was not the right representative to hold up...

Local homeowner shocked to find five unknown foreigners have listed his home as their...

A local homeowner was shocked to find that five unknown foreigners had registered his home address as their residential address with the Ministry of Manpower (MOM). Facebook user Ruzaidie Dar Surnik wrote that he was...

IMDA geo-blocks new website linked to STR’s Alex Tan over 8 contentious articles

Anti-PAP website, the States Times Review, has announced that the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has geo-blocked a new website linked to its editor Alex Tan for refusing to take down 8 inflammatory articles. Tan...