Stories By Monica Kotwani
121 Oct 2014 Tue
The Bill in its current form is "prosecution and prevention-centric" and does not take into account the rights of trafficking victims, campaigners said on the sidelines of the StopTraffickingSG Campaign press conference.
220 Oct 2014 Mon
Initiatives could include an emergency fund for funeral arrangements for the elderly who lived alone, a literacy programme for children from underprivileged families, and a think-tank to explore employment for the elderly.
316 Oct 2014 Thu
For guiding members of the special needs community on their runs and helping them to gain confidence, Runninghour received the President's Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards. The club is one of 10 recipients this year.
408 Oct 2014 Wed
Singaporean children aged between seven and 16, including those studying in madrasahs, private schools, home-schooled, and those residing overseas will benefit.
508 Oct 2014 Wed
Teachers in Early Intervention Programmes for Infants and Children are required to attend the certified training in early intervention within two years of joining the sector: Minister for Social and Family Development Chan Chun Sing.
607 Oct 2014 Tue
The Deputy Prime Minister told Parliament that there are at least two Singapore citizens who went to Syria to take part in the fight, though their whereabouts are unknown.
706 Oct 2014 Mon
Hazy conditions were reported around Singapore on Monday (Oct 6), as the PSI reading crossed into the unhealthy range. Hazy conditions are expected to persist overnight into Tuesday, said the NEA.
802 Oct 2014 Thu
The tool, called the Energy Efficiency Monitoring, Analysis, Planning and Solutions, is developed by the Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology and can help companies monitor their energy usage in real time.
930 Sep 2014 Tue
From January next year, food advertisements targeting children aged 12 and below will have to meet specific guidelines. These include a framework on what type of food and beverages can be advertised.
1028 Sep 2014 Sun
Education Minister Heng Swee Keat said explaining the Pioneer Generation Package to residents, in small groups, will enable the government to answer all the questions or doubts they have more comprehensively.