Singapore

  • Covid-19: No second wave of infections in Singapore yet, despite rise in community cases, says health minister

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    Covid-19: No second wave of infections in Singapore yet, despite rise in community cases, says health minister

  • Singapore GE: Timing of police reports against WP’s Raeesah Khan points to ‘gutter politics’, says Tan Cheng Bock

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    Singapore GE: Timing of police reports against WP’s Raeesah Khan points to ‘gutter politics’, says Tan Cheng Bock

  • Singapore GE: False information circulating on treated ballot papers, self-inking pens, says elections department

    6 hours ago

    Singapore GE: False information circulating on treated ballot papers, self-inking pens, says elections department

  • Singapore GE: PAP’s call for strong mandate to steer Singapore out of Covid-19 a ‘false choice’, says Workers’ Party

    10 hours ago

    Singapore GE: PAP’s call for strong mandate to steer Singapore out of Covid-19 a ‘false choice’, says Workers’ Party

  • Singapore GE: Voting amid coronavirus crisis, Singaporeans question need for foreigners

    11 hours ago

    Singapore GE: Voting amid coronavirus crisis, Singaporeans question need for foreigners

  • 157 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 20 in the community and 3 imported cases

    11 hours ago

    157 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 20 in the community and 3 imported cases

  • Singapore GE: Opposition leaders refute PM Lee’s claim they have been ‘completely silent’ on Covid-19

    11 hours ago

    Singapore GE: Opposition leaders refute PM Lee’s claim they have been ‘completely silent’ on Covid-19

  • Singapore GE: PAP’s Murali Pillai responds to Chee’s call for full-time MP, says he will ‘always prioritise’ Bukit Batok residents

    11 hours ago

    Singapore GE: PAP’s Murali Pillai responds to Chee’s call for full-time MP, says he will ‘always prioritise’ Bukit Batok residents

  • Singapore GE: Reform Party’s Jeyaretnam and Workers’ Party counter PM Lee’s comments at lunchtime rally

    19 hours ago

    Singapore GE: Reform Party’s Jeyaretnam and Workers’ Party counter PM Lee’s comments at lunchtime rally

  • Singapore GE: IMDA refutes Reform Party chief’s claims it wasn’t given due notice of broadcast recording

    19 hours ago

    Singapore GE: IMDA refutes Reform Party chief’s claims it wasn’t given due notice of broadcast recording

  • Singapore GE: Peoples Voice releases manifesto focused on 'returning jobs, CPF to Singaporeans'

    20 hours ago

    Singapore GE: Peoples Voice releases manifesto focused on 'returning jobs, CPF to Singaporeans'

  • East Coast Lagoon Food Village, Orchard Road malls among Singapore places visited by Covid-19 cases while infectious

    13 hours ago

    East Coast Lagoon Food Village, Orchard Road malls among Singapore places visited by Covid-19 cases while infectious

  • Singapore GE: Traditionally a PAP stronghold, Bukit Panjang abuzz with election fever as SDP mounts stiff challenge

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    Singapore GE: Traditionally a PAP stronghold, Bukit Panjang abuzz with election fever as SDP mounts stiff challenge

  • GE2020: ‘Being grateful does not mean we have to keep quiet’, says Red Dot United’s Liyana Dhamirah on her path to politics

    1 day ago

    GE2020: ‘Being grateful does not mean we have to keep quiet’, says Red Dot United’s Liyana Dhamirah on her path to politics

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  • Singapore GE: Opposition ‘completely silent’ on how to tackle Covid-19 crisis, says PM Lee

    1 day ago

    Singapore GE: Opposition ‘completely silent’ on how to tackle Covid-19 crisis, says PM Lee

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — As Singapore deals with the Covid-19 pandemic and gears up for greater challenges and difficult times ahead, opposition parties have been “completely...

  • 183 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including a two-month high of 23 community cases

    1 day ago

    183 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including a two-month high of 23 community cases

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — Singapore has confirmed 183 new cases of Covid-19, said the Ministry of Health (MOH) in a press release today. There are 23 new community cases based on the...

  • Singapore GE: PAP using old tactic of accusing SDP of distorting the truth, says chairman Paul Tambyah

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    Singapore GE: PAP using old tactic of accusing SDP of distorting the truth, says chairman Paul Tambyah

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — The People’s Action Party (PAP)’s attacks against the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP), accusing its leaders of distorting the truth, is a tactic that...

  • Singapore GE: Maintaining high global reputation ‘a matter of survival’, says PM Lee

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    Singapore GE: Maintaining high global reputation ‘a matter of survival’, says PM Lee

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — Maintaining Singapore’s high reputation internationally is “a matter of survival” for the country, said the People’s Action Party (PAP)...

  • Singapore’s fake news law trips up Opposition as election looms

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    Singapore’s fake news law trips up Opposition as election looms

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — Enforcing a fake news law in the run up to a national election, authorities in Singapore have ordered that online references to some comments made by...

  • Singapore GE: PAP calls for WP to make clear stand on Raeesah Khan’s social media posts

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    Singapore GE: PAP calls for WP to make clear stand on Raeesah Khan’s social media posts

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — The People’s Action Party (PAP) on Monday (July 6) called for the Workers’ Party (WP) to state its stand on social media posts made by its candidate...

  • Singapore GE: PM Lee pledges to see S’pore through Covid-19 crisis and hand over with country ‘in good working order’

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    Singapore GE: PM Lee pledges to see S’pore through Covid-19 crisis and hand over with country ‘in good working order’

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — People’s Action Party secretary-general Lee Hsien Loong, who is also the prime minister, has pledged to see Singapore through the Covid-19 crisis before...

  • Why one party dominates Singapore politics

    1 day ago

    Why one party dominates Singapore politics

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — Singaporeans are expected to return the People’s Action Party to power in a July 10 general election, extending its unbroken rule since the South-east...

  • Singapore GE: Opp leaders Tan Cheng Bock, Paul Tambyah ask PAP counterparts to hold TV debate on Covid-19 recovery plan

    1 day ago

    Singapore GE: Opp leaders Tan Cheng Bock, Paul Tambyah ask PAP counterparts to hold TV debate on Covid-19 recovery plan

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — Opposition figures Tan Cheng Bock and Paul Tambyah yesterday challenged People’s Action Party (PAP) leaders Chan Chun Sing and Gan Kim Yong to a televised...

  • Singapore GE: ‘You cannot solve the system from within’, says youngest candidate on why he joined PSP

    1 day ago

    Singapore GE: ‘You cannot solve the system from within’, says youngest candidate on why he joined PSP

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — Some of those who know him have asked why he joined the Progress Singapore Party (PSP) instead of the incumbent People’s Action Party (PAP), but...

  • Singapore GE: PAP’s new candidates for Chua Chu Kang GRC come from ‘less represented’ backgrounds, say their pasts don't define them

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    Singapore GE: PAP’s new candidates for Chua Chu Kang GRC come from ‘less represented’ backgrounds, say their pasts don't define them

    SINGAPORE, July 6 — Don Wee spent the first few years of his life living in a rental flat but he never told his wife this. She found out about this only in 2018, after they had...

  • GE2020: WP’s Raeesah Khan apologises for social media posts under police investigation

    2 days ago

    GE2020: WP’s Raeesah Khan apologises for social media posts under police investigation

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — The Workers’ Party (WP) candidate Raeesah Khan today apologised for two social media posts that are the subject of a police investigation for allegedly...

  • Singapore GE: WP must say if it would accept NCMP seats, instead of ‘playing games with voters’, says PAP’s Heng Swee Keat

    2 days ago

    Singapore GE: WP must say if it would accept NCMP seats, instead of ‘playing games with voters’, says PAP’s Heng Swee Keat

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — The Workers’ Party must declare if its candidates would accept a Non-Constituency Member of Parliament (NCMP) seat if offered, and whether they agree that...

  • Singapore GE: 48-year-old man arrested for damaging PAP election posters in Woodlands

    2 days ago

    Singapore GE: 48-year-old man arrested for damaging PAP election posters in Woodlands

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — A 48-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly damaging People’s Action Party (PAP) election posters in Woodlands, the police said today. In a...

  • Singapore GE: Police investigating WP candidate Raeesah Khan for social media posts which allegedly promote enmity between different groups

    2 days ago

    Singapore GE: Police investigating WP candidate Raeesah Khan for social media posts which allegedly promote enmity between different groups

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — Two police reports have been lodged against Ms Raeesah Khan, a Workers’ Party candidate contesting in the General Election, in relation to comments...

  • 136 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 18 in the community and 7 imported cases

    2 days ago

    136 new Covid-19 cases in Singapore, including 18 in the community and 7 imported cases

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — Singapore has confirmed 136 new cases of Covid-19, said the Ministry of Health (MOH) in a press release today. There are 18 new community cases, based on the...

  • Singapore GE: Despite new normal, campaigning proceeds smoothly

    2 days ago

    Singapore GE: Despite new normal, campaigning proceeds smoothly

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — Singapore’s People’s Action Party (PAP), which is seeking to continue ruling the city-state, and 10 opposition parties are utilising all permissible...

  • Singapore GE: PAP attacks on SDP sign of ‘desperation,’ says party chairman Paul Tambyah

    2 days ago

    Singapore GE: PAP attacks on SDP sign of ‘desperation,’ says party chairman Paul Tambyah

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — The People's Action Party (PAP) keeps attacking the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) and its chief Chee Soon Juan over a controversy on whether the...

  • Singapore GE: PAP’s Lawrence Wong rebuts SDP chairman’s ‘baseless’ allegations on govt’s handling of Covid-19

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    Singapore GE: PAP’s Lawrence Wong rebuts SDP chairman’s ‘baseless’ allegations on govt’s handling of Covid-19

    SINGAPORE, July 5 — The People’s Action Party’s (PAP) Lawrence Wong today rebutted allegations by Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chairman Paul Tambyah that the Government...