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When I saw the title of the book of essays on the Nominated MP scheme, Are unelected voices still necessary in Parliament?, I did...

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I have been waiting to read news reports about responses to the upcoming Forward Sg exercise. Since its launch last month, I can recall...

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The silence in Catholic circles is to be expected. No Catholic wants to recall  the sex scandal which led to the the conviction earlier...

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One of the first things that struck me about The Last Fools was how thin the book was. The book on the eight pioneering...

Chin Chai Lah

Chin Chai Lah

On New Year’s Eve, young people broke all social distancing rules partying at Clarke Quay. Should they punished or dismissed as indulging in hi...

Chin Chai Lah

The United States invited more than half the countries around the world for President Joe Biden’s Summit for Democracy, but in a glaring omission,...

Chin Chai Lah

Chin: We should reduce the number acronyms ASAP! Chai: Why? I am sure WFH and HBL are now in the Singapore vocabulary. One is...

Chin Chai Lah

Chin: You think we should say something about the Yale thing? Chai: No need lah. Already booked slot for ministerial statement in Parliament. It’s...

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Here’s a few of my own bugbears which are pretty contentious. I don’t know if some English language expert is better placed to comment...

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I read today’s ST page 1 story with some trepidation. Oh my god! Will we be getting mass-produced bak chor mee with the “right”...

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Don’t get me wrong. The words/phrases are fine. Grammatical, even appropriately used. It’s just that they’re used so often, they are like “templates”. Surely,...

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Sigh. What sort of game is Poh Lee Guan playing? He told TNP he would be contesting in Hougang, then denied saying so. TNP...

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I gather that the movie, Kung Fu Panda, is very popular here – which is why I suppose the delayed arrival of the two...

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Ex-colleagues of mine who were with me at dinner last night complained that I have been pretty mild in my comments on news articles....

Money

Can tell me again what is it about shoebox apartments that’s getting some people all hot and bothered? Latest stats published today attest to its...

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Talk about tenacity! While ST went on and on about a possible spoiler in the form of WP’s Poh Lee Guan in the coming...

Bertha Henson
Bertha Henson

This morning, May 10, 2012, my newspapers didn't hit my doorstep and it dawned on me that I am no longer officially a journalist. But what the heck! I can still report, write and give my views. And there's no one hovering behind me either!

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