Opposition MP Raeesah Khan will ‘speak frankly’ in Parliament after police warning

Warnings given for promoting enmity, scandalizing court.

Internet rallies to save Singaporean drug trafficker from execution

Internet rallies to save Singaporean drug trafficker from execution

Online petitions, letters to leaders, and even the Human Rights Watch are joining efforts to save Syed Suhail.

Opposition wants to debate Parti Liyani case, Singapore justice in Parliament

Opposition wants to debate Parti Liyani case, Singapore justice in Parliament

Workers’ Party chair Sylvia Lim has moved to raise the topic of equal justice.

Stricter vet ethics demanded after no wrongdoing found in Loki’s death

Stricter vet ethics demanded after no wrongdoing found in Loki’s death

Dog’s death has sparked contract and defamation suits.

Human rights lawyer makes last-ditch bid to save drug trafficker from gallows

Human rights lawyer makes last-ditch bid to save drug trafficker from gallows

Man set to hang Friday says he can’t say goodbye to family due to COVID.

Orchard Road eatery busted for sneaking beer in teapot after curfew

Orchard Road eatery busted for sneaking beer in teapot after curfew

Nice try!

‘We have clearly failed’: Realtors apologize for video deriding Indian culture

‘We have clearly failed’: Realtors apologize for video deriding Indian culture

Duo thought half-assed dance would win hearts of ‘non-Chinese.’

Progress Singapore’s Tan Cheng Bock calls for credible review of Liyani case, says Singapore ‘waiting for good answers’

Progress Singapore’s Tan Cheng Bock calls for credible review of Liyani case, says Singapore ‘waiting for good answers’

Questions whether agencies are ‘independent enough’ to review themselves.

Changi Airport chief quits after ex-maid acquitted of theft

Changi Airport chief quits after ex-maid acquitted of theft

Backlash after judge impugned his motives in case.

Not Friends: Singapore’s top cop ‘not involved’ in former associate’s case against maid

Not Friends: Singapore’s top cop ‘not involved’ in former associate’s case against maid

Case involving AG’s former CapitaLand associate now under internal review.


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