Archive | September, 2011

The nature of the president’s role is political

The nature of the president’s role is political

Posted on 22 September 2011

This article is a 60-second reduction of the original published in The Straits Times on Sept. 10. This is a rebuttal to Janadas Devan and Ho Kwon Ping’s piece published on Sept. 3.

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A disenfranchised Singaporean PhD holder speaks out

A disenfranchised Singaporean PhD holder speaks out

Posted on 21 September 2011

A note from a disenfranchised Singaporean PhD holder after reading the recent news about research and PhD holders in Singapore.

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More PhD holders becoming teachers

More PhD holders becoming teachers

Posted on 21 September 2011

This article is a 60-second reduction of the original published in The Straits Times on Sept. 6.

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Baey to the rescue: Cancelled Halloween event may get new life at PAP constituency

Baey to the rescue: Cancelled Halloween event may get new life at PAP constituency

Posted on 19 September 2011

Here’s an unexpected twist to the saga that got everyone in Singapore upset.

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Pharma giant stops delivering drugs to cash-strapped Greece

Pharma giant stops delivering drugs to cash-strapped Greece

Posted on 19 September 2011

This is a 60 second summary of the original article

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Obama to propose “Buffett Tax” on millionaires

Obama to propose “Buffett Tax” on millionaires

Posted on 19 September 2011

This is a 60 second summary of the original articles.

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Wildlife Reserves Singapore CEO an expert at bridge-burning

Wildlife Reserves Singapore CEO an expert at bridge-burning

Posted on 18 September 2011

Bridges connected to Singapore Polytechnic, public-at-large and Tony Tan charred, incinerated and scorched.

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A loving letter from a loving LKY fan

A loving letter from a loving LKY fan

Posted on 17 September 2011

Vitriol from a fan of The Old Man. Enjoy.

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Halloween Horrors cancellation not going down well with netizens

Halloween Horrors cancellation not going down well with netizens

Posted on 17 September 2011

Plug pulled on Halloween Horrors event leaves room for more speculation about true cause.

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Gay portal Fridae receives investment, S’pore society opening up?

Gay portal Fridae receives investment, S’pore society opening up?

Posted on 17 September 2011

What’s apparent is that Singapore’s gay scene has thrived despite receiving a cold shoulder. But it looks like society is finally warming up.

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Car models strip naked at Volkswagen show in China

Car models strip naked at Volkswagen show in China

Posted on 16 September 2011

Car booties — I mean boots — weren’t the only thing the men were gawking at.

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Lee Kuan Yew: Low replacement rate due to economic development, better educated women

Lee Kuan Yew: Low replacement rate due to economic development, better educated women

Posted on 16 September 2011

This article is a 60-second reduction of the original published in The Straits Times on Sept. 15.

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Former MM Lee Kuan Yew: The Singapore vision is your vision, not my vision

Former MM Lee Kuan Yew: The Singapore vision is your vision, not my vision

Posted on 15 September 2011

You know guys, The Old Man really just wants to retire. Cut him some slack.

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Top-performing intern receives S$10,000 to pursue entrepreneurial ambition

Top-performing intern receives S$10,000 to pursue entrepreneurial ambition

Posted on 13 September 2011

Prize money to be used to develop Internet social enterprise.

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