Perspectives

Historian Wang Gungwu's take on 'Chinese identity & loyalty in S'pore' is worth reading

Power in the hands of the Chinese majority made it incumbent on the leadership to ensure this power was not used to undermine pluralist ideal.

May 28, 2017

Here's a few simple ideas to improve NDP songs to prevent S'poreans from slamming them

It's not as if Singaporeans don't like singing.

May 27, 2017

Ex-NOL CEO Ng Yat Chung is the best person to lead Singapore Press Holdings?

We thought there is a better candidate, even within SPH.

May 27, 2017

Apple fans finally have a place of worship as Apple Orchard Store opens

It is going to be a place for devotees.

May 25, 2017

Why Singaporeans need to discuss 1987’s Marxist Conspiracy

An inquiry can ascertain the truth, strengthen societal cohesion, as well as public faith in its national security apparatus.

May 25, 2017

Hate it or love it, the word 'dude' has been around for 200 years & is here to stay

A very dandy word, in fact.

May 23, 2017

Despite our best efforts, why are our recent NDP songs still not good enough?

We love our hits so much, does that contribute to the misses?

May 22, 2017

Water is water, however fancy the marketing. Buy whatever is cheapest.

Singapore waging war on bottled water.

May 17, 2017

S'pore is safe but creeping on girls & women in public is not okay, okay?

How often are girls and women in Singapore on the receiving end of creep behaviour? Often enough.

May 16, 2017

An NUS student flew 13 plus hours to a global summit in Europe and here's her take

St Gallen Symposium is where old, white men predict future for the leaders of tomorrow.

May 15, 2017

    Morning Commute

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