Bus and trains fares are up 2.8% across the board from today (6 Apr), and that’s got Transitioning founder Gilbert Goh hot and bothered (he’s...

Johor’s leader Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has commented on the exorbitant cost of housing in Singapore, saying it is beyond the...

S$5000 for a 3-week dose of cancer pills. That means one pill cost roughly S$250. And that’s got one Stage 4 lung cancer patient fuming. She sent...

I guess this is why SG50 rejected that beautiful song, “One” … … because we’re #1 in everything, including continuing being the most expensive...

Much has already been written about our inverse Robin Hood GST but to what extent the PAP has enriched the wealthy has been underestimated. The fact...

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s Facebook dialogue over the weekend was candid, but if you’d be hard-pressed to find any meaty answers on...

Due to rising prices, one can barely afford a hawker centre meal for S$5 nowadays. And the meal is hardly enough to keep anyone full. That has raised...

1.            2014 has been an eventful year. We have seen rising nationalism lead to tensions in our part of the world, and even to conflict...

This short essay/lecture/reminder on the need for Singaporeans to wisen up and be grateful for what the government gives them was written by Desmond Chua...

For many years, I have always been against a Minimum Wage in Singapore. Govts shouldn’t set wages, that should be left to the private sector to pay...

We refer to the article “Hawker centres upgraded only when necessary” (Straits Times, Nov 6). Upgrading is not carried out unnecessarily? It states...

JACKY: Just two years ago, a bowl of fishball noodle costs $2.50. Today, it costs $3.00 or even $3.50 in residential coffee shop at Tampines. A typical...

ANON: I just came across this article I found on the web. It’s about how a foreign feel working in Singapore: http://www.quora.com/What-does-it-feel-like-for-a-foreigner-to-work-in-Singapore One...

We refer to the article ”Re-employment age for Singapore’s public servants to be extended to 67 from Jan 2015″ (Straits Times,  Oct 3). Civil service...