Singapore Condemns Attack on Charlie Hebdo

The Singapore government has issued a statement condemning the attacks on the cartoonists in France. French magazine Charlie Hebdo suffered great loss this week, after gunmen broke in and opened fire on cartoonists in their Paris office killing 12 people and injuring others. The weekly magazine had come under attack for their satirical portrayals of […]


What’s in a scandal?

As a foreigner in Singapore I find the recent Aljunied-Hougang Town Council affair quite interesting to follow. I won’t pretend I understand all the nooks and crannies of the Singapore GRC/Town Council system, but I do think it’s a positive development that issues such as political influence, conflict of interest, and responsibility with citizens’ money […]