Stories By Linette Lim
103 May 2016 Tue
With just three more days of campaigning to go, Mr Murali is working hard to brandish his credentials as a community leader who is able to mobilise volunteers and resources to implement ground-up efforts for residents.
202 May 2016 Mon
Murali Pillai, the People’s Action Party’s candidate for the Bukit Batok by-election, will tap on The Good Life Cooperative as a partner to implement plans for a healthcare cooperative in the ward.
330 Apr 2016 Sat
Mr Murali Pillai, the People’s Action Party candidate for the Bukit Batok by-election, responds to a charge by the Singapore Democratic Party that he would be a less effective MP because he will be constrained by his Party Whip in Parliament.
430 Apr 2016 Sat
Mr Lee Hsien Loong took issue with the SDP candidate for urging people to refrain from mounting personal attacks on ex-PAP MP David Ong, after earlier SDP rally speakers did so.
526 Apr 2016 Tue
On the third day of public hearings by the Constitutional Commission reviewing aspects of the Elected Presidency, there was a lively exchange on whether ethnicity is an identity market for the electorate.
614 Apr 2016 Thu
The first of the four public hearings on the proposed changes to the Elected Presidency will commence next Monday (Apr 18), at the Supreme Court Auditorium.
708 Apr 2016 Fri
Responding to questions by Members of Parliament, the Manpower Minister explains why it is not appropriate for the Republic to put in place unemployment benefits or redundancy insurance for those who are retrenched.
806 Apr 2016 Wed
Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat sums up the essence of the Budget statement, which was approved in Parliament on Wednesday (Apr 6) after two days of debate.
905 Apr 2016 Tue
On Day 2 of the Budget debate, MPs called for greater support for women in the workforce, including a review of the proposed cap on tax reliefs, which would most affect working mothers.
1005 Apr 2016 Tue
The use of household type to determine eligibility for Silver Support Scheme is “an archaic idea that diminishes the impact of the scheme”, says MP Zaqy Mohamad.