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  1. Writer of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 6 | The Straits Times

    ... my writing skills. Writing to the Forum page allows me to look at issues from different perspectives. MY WISH FOR SINGAPORE: For it to be a caring nation, where individuals who are successful will give back to society. I also wish for the day when ...

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  2. The Protest @ Hong Lim Park 5 July 2014Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Singapore Alternatives

    ... in need. As the other speaker Mr. Sulaiman has mentioned, we have become a "Beggar State" under PAP rule. The Singapore Government hardly spent any money extensively on the welfare of Singaporeans. Even hospitals are no longer "Government Hospitals" ...

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  3. Needy residents in Pasir Ris-Punggol get 'WeCare' haze and dengue packsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Straits Times

    About 600 households in rental flats and senior studio apartments in Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC received their haze and dengue preparation packs on Sunday.

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  4. Three pull out of race to fly into spaceRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | Hispanic Business

    At least three budding astronauts have dropped out of a private sector-led effort to send a Singaporean into space.

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  5. 200 turn up for Hong Lim Park rallyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Straits Times

    About 200 people turned up at Hong Lim Park yesterday for a rally on whether Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is the right person to lead Singapore.

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  6. PAYM projects to celebrate Singapore's 49th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Channelnewsasia.com

    To celebrate Singapore's 49th birthday this year, more than 13,000 youths from the People's Association Youth Movement will organise over 141 projects from July 5 to August 31. SINGAPORE: To celebrate Singapore's 49th birthday this year, more than 13,000 youths from the People's Association Youth Movement will organise over 141 projects from July 5 ... (more)

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  7. More than 13,000 youth volunteers plan projects to celebrate Singapore's 49th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Straits Times

    ... group photo before they launch the A'PAYM Loves RedA' campaign flagging off a fleet of 49 cars. In the run-up to Singapore's 49th birthday, Mr Teo launched on Saturday, July 5, 2014, a campaign that will see more than 13,000 young people volunteer ...

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  8. Mastery of dialects with Mandarin and English not pragmatic: PM LeeRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 5 | The Straits Times

    While there is still room for dialect in Singapore, it is not pragmatic for dialects to be used more widely and mastered alongside English and Mandarin, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Saturday, as he emphasised that Singapore's language policy remains sound.

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  9. Bilingual emphasis allowed S'pore to maintain good standards in English and Mandarin: PM LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Singapore decided not to promote the use of dialects in order to emphasise bilingualism, and this trade-off has allowed the country to maintain good levels of English and Mandarin.

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  10. Singaporeans visiting Mandalay should...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Suria

    ... assistance while in Myanmar may contact the Embassy or the 24-hour MFA Duty Office. Embassy of the Republic of Singapore in Yangon 238 Dhamazedi Road, Bahan Township, Yangon Tel: 001-95-(1) 559-001 (24-hours) Fax: 001-95-(1) 559-002 Email: ...

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  11. Singapore blogger loses everything for criticizing prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | Salon

    On one side, a 33-year-old public hospital employee; on the other, Singapore's prime minister.

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  12. Thousands in Singapore gay rights rally...Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Suria

    Thousands of people gathered in Singapore on Saturday for an annual gay rights rally celebrating sexual diversity in the city-state, despite fierce opposition from religious conservatives.

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  13. Singapore gay rights rally to kick off...Read the original story

    Jun 28, 2014 | Suria

    A gay rights rally was set to kick off in Singapore Saturday, with organisers expecting tens of thousands of people to celebrate sexual diversity in the city-state despite fierce opposition from religious conservatives.

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  14. Hari Raya light-up beginsRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | The Straits Times

    This year's Hari Raya Light-Up stretches over 1.3km and covers Sims Avenue, and Geylang and Changi roads.

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  15. Temasek Holdings opens new US...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Business Times

    ... the digital currency, they learned how to make donations to their chosen charities from their Bitcoin wallets. The Singapore investment company's chairman Lim Boon Heng said it was both a "fun exercise" to open their minds and a small step in ...

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  16. Affordability of MediShield...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Business Times

    ... 11-member review committee, which is chaired by Bobby Chin, a member of the Council of Presidential Advisers of Singapore and a Fellow Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants. The other members include Monetary ...

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  17. $4b lift-off for MediShield LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Business Times

    ... 3 per cent more of existing MediShield premiums to support bringing everyone in Life Insurance Association (LIA) Singapore president Khoo Kah Siang yesterday stressed policyholders would see "minimal impact" on the top-up portion of their Integrated ...

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  18. Silkair Launches Flights To HangzhouRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Malaysian National News Agency

    SilkAir, the regional wing of Singapore Airlines, commenced its maiden flight today to Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province in China.

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  19. New York: Singapore's Temasek opens office in New YorkRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Asia News Network

    Singapore investment company Temasek Holdings opened its first United States office in New York on Thursday, a signal of its confidence in the long-term prospects of the US economy.

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  20. HDB announces Dawson estate renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SINGAPORE: A total of 31 residential HDB blocks at Tanglin Halt Road and Commonwealth Drive will be redeveloped under the Selective En Bloc Redevelopment Scheme , together with Commonwealth Drive Food Centre, Tanglin Halt Market and about 50 shops and four eating houses in seven shophouse blocks in the Dawson estate, HDB announced on Friday .

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