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Historic trip to space for one Dane

A Soyuz spacecraft with three astronauts on board - including the first Dane, Andreas Mogensen, to fly into space - blasted off towards the International Space Station yesterday.... read more

WP's Low: No. of opposition MPs in Parliament counts

THE number of elected opposition MPs in Parliament is important, said Workers' Party (WP) secretary-general Low Thia Khiang yesterday. Speaking to reporters during a walkabout in... read more

PAP's Aljunied candidates try 'recommended' oyster omelette

FROM Fengshan to Punggol East and now Aljunied, one thing is clear - orh luak (oyster omelette) has emerged as the dish of the 2015 General Election. It was again the go-to choice... read more

Chee: PAP copied SDP's policy

VIVIAN Balakrishnan should look at his own party's track record when he talks about policies of tax and spend, Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) chief Chee Soon Juan said yesterday... read more

Woman brain dead after bus-fall accident

THE family of an elderly woman, who was declared brain dead after falling in an SBS Transit bus when it stopped suddenly, has asked to see video footage of the accident. Last... read more

Taipei city govt shamed for using porn star's photos

TAIPEI TAIWANESE netizens have mocked the government of Taipei city by posting a doctored picture of its official building on Facebook showing its facade being adorned with... read more

All 89 seats contested for 1st time since 1965

FOR the first time since independence, all seats are contested at the General Election. Nine parties are set to vie for 89 seats in 13 single-member constituencies and 16 group... read more

PM to PAP candidates: Fight like you can lose

PRIME Minister Lee Hsien Loong expects a tough fight at the coming election as he stressed that the country is at a turning point. Speaking at a press conference hours after the... read more

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Sample vote counts to be made public

ON SEPT 11, Singaporeans will, for the first time, get an official indication of how votes in a constituency were cast at the General Election (GE), even before the full counts are completed. The Elections Department (ELD) said yesterday that it...



工人党:促使政策“急转弯” 黄永宏:早制定了长期规划

大选 2015 国防部长黄永宏医生说,政府主要是根据长期人口变化和多数议员反馈制定政策,不会因为少数议员而急转弯。   工人党前天在该党网站上载一份简报,... 更多