Accused persons get no sympathy but long proceedings are tough, more so on those not found guilty

The Big Read: Accused persons get no sympathy but long proceedings are tough, more so on those not found guilty

Those interviewed believe society should abide by the principle that accused persons remain innocent until proven otherwise — even though this ...

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Star Awards 2021: Zoe Tay, Qi Yuwu and the rest of the winners

Meanwhile, Bryan Wong and Kym Ng bagged Best Supporting Actor and Actress, respectively, while A Quest To Heal won for Best ...

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Extreme abusers dehumanise their victims. (Posed photo: Jeremy Long)

‘I want you to suffer with me’: What drives people to torture, enslave someone at home?

They could have sadistic tendencies and a sense of entitlement. But violence escalates ‘primarily because there’s no ...


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Rather than a bloody war, China will most probably look to “salami slice” its way to reunification. 

Christian Le Miere says China will subdue Taiwan with a more gradualist approach

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While the two-week interregnum before a Cabinet reshuffle is announced may cause the rumour mills to go into overdrive, can the matter of who the 4G leaders wish to select be settled quite so quickly? Should it?

The pace of transition to a new successor weighs heavy, says IPS' Dr Gillian Koh

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Raising money from the public market is much easier and less costly ... It would be imprudent to wait if a faster, not to mention cheaper, option via a SPAC is available.

Startup veteran Li Jianggan explains why Grab's SPAC listing is a strategic move

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Google’s popular time graphs show relatively low traffic in these malls after 9pm.

NUS' Sing Tien Foo and Sophronia Sia explain why shopping in Orchard Road is changing

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The Singapore Government must continue to sell Singapore as an attractive investment hub holistically, beyond the appeal of our tax regime.

NUS Business School’s Simon Poh lays out the repercussions of Joe Biden's move to raise taxes

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Was that insensitive? Or there’s no space for feelings when the ambition train simply has to get cracking?

Harry and Meghan have Hollywood in their sights, says Tracy Lee

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