2 Singaporeans detained for alleged plans to join Islamic State in Syria

Two Singaporeans have been detained in recent months under the Internal Security Act for allegedly planning to join the Islamic State terrorist group in Syria, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) revealed today. Kuthubdeen Haja Najumudeen, a 36-year-old money changer, was detained in May, while former delivery assistant Suderman bin Samikin, 47, was arrested earlier ...

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Christian group TrueLove.Is hit with fresh criticism from Singapore’s LGBT community

Christian group TrueLove.Is hit with fresh criticism from Singapore’s LGBT community

The Christian group behind the Instagram account TrueLove.Is is facing fresh criticism from the local LGBTQ community by presenting itself as an avenue to freedom from what it...

Local Facebook group calls for Muslims who aren’t fasting to eat in private; the Internet disagrees

Local Facebook group calls for Muslims who aren’t fasting to eat in private; the Internet disagrees

“Eat privately as consideration and respect for those who are fasting.”

Singaporeans who live in private housing more likely to believe that Muslims are threatening

Singaporeans who live in private housing more likely to believe that Muslims are threatening

People fear what they don’t understand.

Christian evangelist caught trying to convert young Muslim schoolchildren

Christian evangelist caught trying to convert young Muslim schoolchildren

The kids seem tired listening to the man.

New Zealand expats visit mosques in Singapore to stand in solidarity with victims of Christchurch killings

New Zealand expats visit mosques in Singapore to stand in solidarity with victims of Christchurch killings

A total of 50 people were killed last Friday in one of New Zealand’s most heinous mass killings, in which a young Australian white supremacist opened fire upon Muslims at two...

Former minister George Yeo defends his hope to see acquittal of cardinal convicted of child sexual abuse

Former minister George Yeo defends his hope to see acquittal of cardinal convicted of child sexual abuse

George Yeo defends his convicted friend.

Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam catches flak for bringing in racial matters into Watain cancellation

Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam catches flak for bringing in racial matters into Watain cancellation

The race card was thrown down.

Singaporean conservatives rejoice in Watain cancellation; want crusade against other metal gigs too

Singaporean conservatives rejoice in Watain cancellation; want crusade against other metal gigs too

Conservatives vs Heavy Metal

Watain looks forward to playing show for Singapore fans without interference from ‘lesser men’

Watain looks forward to playing show for Singapore fans without interference from ‘lesser men’

"...never have we encountered such old fashioned retardation."


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