Student Forces Food Chain To Serve Free Tap Water With The Help Of The...

International student harnesses power of internet to bring water to all Here's one for the history books. According to a post on this Tumblr, an international student by the name of Prayuj Pushkarna was insulted by Baja Fresh's refusal to serve his party free tap water. So he did what any sane...

SDP: PAP Copied Our 2012 Medishield Life Idea

How much of Medishield Life is a copy? The Medishield Life bill, passed in parliament on 29 January, has been touted by the PAP to be the better and more comprehensive relative of the previous Medishield scheme. However, opposition party Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has come out to spoil the...

Team Predictions For Lawyer M. Ravi’s Great AMK Run

Plaintiff: M. Ravi; Defendant: PM Lee Hsien Loong So activist lawyer M. Ravi has just announced that he will be running in the next General Election as an independent candidate, meaning that he will not stand with any political party. He also proclaimed that his campaign would have a "Singaporeans...

The Best Of Baey Yam Keng’s Instagram

Baey's best photos here At age 44, Baey Yam Keng, one of the youngest politicians in Parliament, is setting out to prove that MPs and politicians are not always dry, dreary and boring. He's on his way to success: his Instagram page already has 1000+ posts and he has amassed an impressive...

What If Singapore Never Separated From Malaysia?

Malaysia Boleh! Singapore has survived independence for 50 years; flourished, even. However, the idea of Singapore being a part of Malaysia today is not out of the question, despite the various differences that the UMNO and PAP faced in the 1960s. The following terms were agreed upon when Singapore entered Malaysia...

What Really Went Down In Operation Cold Store

Explained: Operation Cold Store A report released on 25 January by the Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) listed the events that were most and least remembered by Singaporeans. Controversial events like the discovery of a Marxist Conspiracy plot, and Operation Cold Store were least remembered. Since an ancient Chinese proverb instructs us to...

Khaw Boon Wan Admits To Oversight In Columbarium Issue

The naive assumption made that led to public unhappiness Future residents of the Fernvale Lea HDB flats were previously enraged by the revelation of plans that a columbarium would be built near their housing estate. Who wouldn't feel cheated if such important information was in the finest of fine print? Source However, the...

9 Ways To Use Singstat In Your Daily Life

Statistics are not always dreary, you know When someone mentions the word 'statistics', most of us would think of boring numbers that don't make any sense. However, we've managed to scrape some interesting ones together from Singstat, the government portal for all statistics Singapore, and provide excellent tips on how these numbers...

7 Reasons Why Our National Stadium Has Been Nominated As World’s Best

Lee Hsien Loong outspends the Arabs Our beloved National Stadium finally makes the news for something other than its failed hybrid pitch. Believe it or not, the Stadium is running to be the Stadium of the Year 2014, a competition organised by website stadiumdb.com. Source To qualify for this competition, stadiums have to...

The Morning MRT Commute: As Explained By Gifs

Wake up in the morning, feeling like P-atricia Mok On a bright sunny morning, Xiao Ming goes to the market. Except Xiao Ming now works at Raffles Place. And he lives in Jurong East. And the MRT is the only way to get to the office. To the nameless warriors who spend...

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