5 Different Types Of People Who Reacted To The Investigation Of #ReturnMyCPF Protesters

About The Investigation Of #ReturnMyCPF Protesters So we learned that the#ReturnMyCPF protesters are now under investigation, and officers from the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) personally delivered letters to these participants at around midnight on 10 October 2014. The charge? "Unlawful assembly." It turns out that Han Hui Hui's permit for the event...

Student Exempted From Final Exams, Induces Student ‘Worship’

About Koh Heer Ee's Exemption From Final Exams Ah, to be a stressed out student in Singapore. Last month, Koh Heer Ee received a letter from Hwa Chong Institution, which exempted him from 7 of his final exams—yes, you read that right. This letter soon made its rounds on the...

SUGARPOVA Officially Launches At The Robinsons The Heeren

SUGARPOVA Officially Launches At The Robinsons The Heeren Robinsons The Heeren is proud to announce that Maria Sharapova's line of premium candy, Sugarpova, will launch officially on 15 Oct 2014 in the departmental store. Started in 2012 by Maria, this eponymous candy line aims to reflect the fun, fashionable, and...

Student Scored Straight As… What Her Teacher Wrote In Her Report Book Will Make...

11 Straight A's? Try Harder The comedians at SGAG are good at making us laugh, and this post has hit all the right notes—in stressful Singapore, your teacher lets you know that getting straight As isn't enough. Yes, it's an old report card, but it highlights how exasperating the education system...

Focus On The Family Caught Plagiarising In Their Sex Education Booklet

"Sex Ed" Booklet Plagiarised Material Unless you've been living under a rock, you'd know about Agatha Tan's news-making viral post. It debunked the sexist ideas from volunteers of Focus on the Family, an organisation that conducted a sex education workshop at her school. She tore their assumptions apart and even got the...

Actor Lim Kay Tong Overcomes ‘Cowardice’ To Play Founding Father Lee Kuan Yew In...

About Lim Kay Tong's Movie Role In 1965 Everyone agrees that Lim Kay Tong is perfect to play our founding father Lee Kuan Yew in the nation's jubilee film, and guess what? He will be. The movie, titled 1965, is about a pivotal moment in Singapore's history—her independence, and what came...

5 Local Films Banned In Singapore That The Government Does Not Want You To...

Made Banned Films In Singapore Recently, To Singapore, With Love was banned in Singapore. Although it comes as a shock, out country has had a history of banning films for all too similar reasons. If you're in the know, you'd be familiar with these. Have you watched any of them?  1)  15 Director: Royston Tan Banned:...

The Artling Launches Inaugural OUE Artling ArchiPavilion Design Competition 2014

The Artling Launches Inaugural OUE Artling ArchiPavilion Design Competition 2014 A uniquely Singaporean architectural design competition for an iconic and modular pop-up pavilion that aims to inspire innovation and a new generation of visionaries in the industry  The Artling and Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA) as partner organizers today launched Asia’s...

Asia’s Most Exciting Hardware Hackathon Is Back!

About Most Exciting Hardware Hackathon Asia's most exciting hardware hackathon is back with more action and excitement from 11-12 Oct @*SCAPE, the Ground Theatre, Level 2. Register NOW HERE! Win prizes totalling SGD3,500! This time, we're reimagining Technology for Social Change! But I have no technical skills! Fret not, you will learn all you need from our experts...

Hwa Chong Alumnus Petition Against Problematic Sex Education Programme

About Agatha Tan's Facebook Post Yesterday, 17-year-old Agatha Tan's Facebook post went viral. The note detailed the sexist assumptions taught in a sex education workshop held at her school, Hwa Chong Institution, and was addressed to the principal. Tan debunked these ideas, stating that the workshop's volunteers promoted rape culture, perpetuated sexist stereotypes,...