Ex-NMP Calvin Cheng Uses ISD Arrests To Equate Playwright Alfian Sa’at To ISIS Propaganda

Calvin Cheng takes advantage of ISD arrests to attack Alfian Sa'at It would appear that Calvin Cheng, outspoken social commentator and former Nominated Member of Parliament (NMP), does not like poet and playwright Alfian Sa'at very much. A post by Cheng called for the need to monitor prominent commentators, specifically Alfian...

Korean Dota Team Spends More Than $13K To Play In Singapore, Just For Less...

If they emerge top 4 in upcoming Dota 2 competition, that $13k will totally be worth it Source Source They're MVP.Phoenix and MVP.Hot6ix (first and second photo respectively), and together they make up MVP. One of the players, Singaporean Wong Jeng Yih, was the one who jio-ed the team here for less lag. Isn't it...

Super Violent, Gory Poem Used In Exam For Secondary 1 Kids Invites Uproar

Is the poem too much for a 13-year-old to handle? Dunearn Secondary School has come under the media spotlight after an alarmed parent spoke up about a 'violent' poem that was used in a Secondary 1 literature exam. (A typical Sec 1 student will be only 13 years old.) According to...

7 Undeniable Reasons Why MyRepublic Is The SDP Of Telcos

MyRepublic bears quite a few similarities to a certain political party... In an interview with e27, CEO of prospective 4th telco MyRepublic, Malcolm Rodrigues, did not mince his words when talking about the existing telcos in Singapore, claiming that that they became too arrogant and comfortable. That got us to thinking, "Hmm,...

Controversial Law To Protect LKY’s Name Doesn’t Go Down Well With The Public

Good intentions, but is this law a step too far in the wrong direction? According to the Minister for Culture, Community, and Youth Lawrence Wong, the government has plans to introduce laws that will "protect the name and image" of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, who unfortunately passed away on 23...

Roaring LionsXII Homecoming After FA Cup Victory Proves Local Football Support Isn’t Dead

LionsXII return to a cheering Changi Airport Saturday (23 May) was the first time Singapore won the Malaysia FA Cup in the competition 26-year history. Singapore's contribution to Malaysian football clinched the historic victory 3-1 over favourites Kelantan. And when they brought the FA Cup home across the Causeway, over 2,000 jubilant...

Sim Lim Square Installs CCTV Cameras, Audio-recording Devices To Curb Errant Retailers

The measures keep increasing, patronage keeps falling The fallout from Jover Chew and Mobile Air's antics continues, as Sim Lim Square (SLS) continues to rein in errant retailers. They have the means and the technology now! Source Previously, there was a shame list of retailers who'd received the most complaints displayed inside SLS, but...

7 Things About Primary School MOE Left Out From Their Latest Video

MOE video about primary school encourages parents, but everyone else is skeptical For a parent, their child's first step in primary school can be a daunting experience, not just for the kid, but for themselves. Thankfully, the Ministry of Education (MOE) is here to ease their worries by showing what...

10 Things Nila The SEA Games Mascot Can Do, According To Official Merchandise

Nila the Lion is cooler than your average guy With the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games just around the corner, many sports fans are gearing up to support their favourite athletes. Country flags. Check. Painted Faces. Check. Free tickets to the SEA Games. Check. Nila collectables? Yes that's right, we came across a a...

PM Lee Confuses Everyone With Pregnancy Analogy To Describe Upcoming GE Date

A General Election is in the works, but PM Lee refuses to say when The General Elections (GE) are coming. That much is certain, according to Prime Minister (PM) Lee Hsien Loong when he appeared on "On Air With Minister", a radio show on Capital 95.8 FM. But PM Lee is a...

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