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UNFOUNDED INSINUATIONS AGAINST THE WP ALLOWED TO BE PUBLISHED IN TODAY

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 2:40pm

Letter writer in PAP-controlled Today says WP has let voters down and alludes to wrongdoing in the set up of FMSS. He makes the sweeping statement that the fact that FMSS was formed shortly after GE 2011 “may indicate an intention to profit from an existing relationship with the WP.” 


WHY ARE SO MANY SINGAPOREANS MAKING SUCH POISONOUS REMARKS ABOUT LKY?

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 2:02pm

Many would not have missed noticing that of late there has been an outpouring of angry, hateful or even venomous statements against our dear leader who may be on his death bed. (The term "venomous" reminds me of the dear leader's personal description of Islam, a religion which commands more than 1.6 billion followers the world over) I am trying to understand why is this so.


HONG KONG CONSIDERS PUTTING CURBS ON PRC TOURISTS FOLLOWING PUBLIC ANGER

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 1:22pm

Hong Kong's leader said on Tuesday that the government is looking to restrict the number of Chinese tourists entering the city, following a public backlash over the influx of mainland visitors. The announcement came after a leading travel body said official figures showed the volume of mainland visitors over the Lunar New Year period fell for the first time in almost 20 years - attributing the trend to the frosty reception they receive.


MINISTER TAN CHUAN-JIN FINDS TISSUE SELLER WHO DOES IT OUT OF 'BOREDOM'

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 1:16pm

Minister Tan Chuan-Jin has somehow been able to find an elderly tissue paper seller who actually sells tissue paper for fun and to 'occupy herself'. Posting about his encounter on Facebook, Minister Tan said that he met the woman and chat to her but didnt get the sense that she needed assistance or that she did it because she had no money. 


JAPANESE MAN MOLESTS WOMAN, WATCHES PORN AND TOUCHES HIMSELF ON JETSTAR FLIGHT

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 1:05pm

A PASSENGER who had a stash of alcohol bottles on a plane allegedly touched a woman and viewed pornographic material while pleasuring himself, a horrified Australian traveller claims. The shocking incident occurred on board Jetstar flight JQ12 from Narita, Japan, to the Gold Coast on December 6. Nathan Paterson, 29, is so furious about the way the airline dealt with the situation both during and after the flight, that he decided to warn the public about just how wrong things can go in the skies. 


LAW SOCIETY: REMOVING SOME UK UNIS FROM LIST OF APPROVED LAW SCHOOLS IS "LOGICAL"

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 12:23pm

It was recently announced that the Ministry of Law had accepted recommendations to remove 8 UK law schools from the list of approved overseas law schools for Singapore Students. In response, the Law Society has said that such a move is "logical" given the fact that there are too many law graduates and not enough training contracts for them here. 


LUNAR NEW YEAR: FIREWORKS 'SEND TIGER PLUNGING FROM CHINESE HIGH-RISE'

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 12:03pm

A seven-month-old tiger fell to its death from a Chinese high-rise building, state media reported on Wednesday, apparently frightened by Lunar New Year fireworks. A couple driving home from a New Year’s dinner found the animal – which they initially thought was a large dog – next to the building in Pingdu in the eastern province of Shandong and called police, according to a report in the regional Peninsula City newspaper.


US STUDENT ARRESTED FOR SEXUALLY ASSAULTING 19YR OLD TO 'RE-ENACT 50 SHADES OF GREY'

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 11:48am

A college student has been charged with sexually assaulting 19-year-old woman after he allegedly attempted to recreate Fifty Shades of Grey. Mohammad Hossain, 19, is accused of tying up his victim, a fellow student, whipping and punching her before raping her in his dormitory at the University of Illinois at Chicago. 


LOCAL MEDIA FINALLY STARTS TO QUESTION THE LACK OF TRANSPARENCY ON LABOUR STATS?

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 February 2015 - 11:26am

Media calls for incomes’ transparency According to the Straits Times news report “Make foreigners, PRs count in income data” (Feb 26) – “It is worth noting that there remain significant gaps in national income data which should be plugged. First, there is a need to distinquish more sharply between citizens’ incomes and those of permanent residents (PRs) – and both must be made public.. 


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