Parliament

Police couldn't find rape report matching WP’s Raeesah Khan’s claim in Parliament after 'extensive search'

The police have made an extensive search to look for the case, but could not identify such a case or the officers allegedly involved as stated by Raeesah Khan in Parliament.

October 20, 2021, 03:31 PM

Most expected to move into BTO flats within 4-5 years, despite Covid-19 delays: Desmond Lee

Some projects, especially those with taller blocks, will take longer to be completed.

October 06, 2021, 10:14 PM

Someone who doesn't change their mind after considering facts is either stupid or ideological. I'm neither: Shanmugam

Shanmugam explained how his views have changed and evolved from when he was a young backbencher.

October 06, 2021, 11:30 AM

Cabinet-appointed FICA tribunal will have power to overrule the minister's decision: Shanmugam

He agreed that executive powers must be subject to checks and balances.

October 05, 2021, 10:16 PM

Parliament's not a place to resort to rhetoric without offering real suggestions: Shanmugam on FICA debate

He criticised the Workers' Party for not "substantively engag[ing]" with what he said.

October 05, 2021, 09:58 PM

S'pore's military superiority ironically makes it a bigger target for hostile online campaigns: Shanmugam defends need for FICA

Shanmugam stated the government's commitment to an open society and said that legitimate collaborations with foreigners will not be targeted by FICA.

October 05, 2021, 09:14 PM

S'pore National Paralympic Council working to increase cash award for para-athletes: Edwin Tong

Tong said that the cash award disparity between para- and able-bodied athletes do not reflect how the government values them.

October 05, 2021, 05:41 PM

'Choices & trade-offs' in balancing foreign interference bill's powers & checks: Shanmugam to opposition MPs

Shanmugam was responding to concerns raised by WP MPs Jamus Lim and Leon Perera.

October 05, 2021, 04:35 PM

5-time Paralympic gold medallist Yip Pin Xiu to receive inaugural President's Award for Inspiring Achievement

The award will sit alongside other rewards presented by the President for outstanding accomplishments.

October 05, 2021, 03:59 PM

'Perplexing' that foreign interference bill was mulled for months without public consultation: Pritam Singh

The Workers' Party proposed a number of amendments to the controversial bill.

October 05, 2021, 01:45 AM