Wednesday, August 20, 2014 05:23 AM
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The national flag will be flown at half-mast nationwide whereas all entertainment events will be shelved on the national day of mourning this Friday in conjunction with the arrival of the remains of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH17 victims.
A statement by the Prime Minister's Department
This Sunday the Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong, gave his National Day Rally speech unveiling the major changes to the Central Provident Fund scheme and also informed the nation how the Singaporeans will pay a tribute to the Pioneer Generation, in particular President Yusof Ishak.
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This Friday morning, a man, who is more than 60 years old, was found dead in a storage room after he got pinned under enormous metal racks at a warehouse in the Pandan Loop area. The Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) informed that they were alerted to the incident at 230A Pandan Loop at around
The remains of 16 more Malaysian victims of the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH17 plane tragedy have been identified, according to the Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. He informed in a statement this Tuesday that the Malaysian government was working on having these remains brought to
Soon after the National Day celebrations, the Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong this Tuesday, the 12th of August, celebrated his 10th year as the Prime Minister of the island thus used the occasion to thank all those people who made his teams job of making Singapore a better place and
The MCA Youth this Monday expressed its disagreement to a proposal by the federal government to study the possibility of blocking Facebook, adding that such a policy would sabotage the right of people to express their views and have a freedom of expression.
The legal bureau chairman of MCA Youth,
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