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· May, 2008

Stories about Singapore from May, 2008

Singapore blogger dares Lee Kuan Yew to sue him

Blogger Gopalan Nair dares Singapore leader Lee Kuan Yew to sue him. IZ Reloaded thinks it could be “the most daring or foolish act ever in the history of the...

Malaysia loses to Singapore on island dispute

The International Court of Justice has ruled in favor of Singapore in its 29-year dispute with Malaysia over a tiny uninhabited island. Blogger saif2020 comments: “So, Singapore gets the prize...

Southeast Asia: Coping with the rice and food crisis

Food prices continue to rise in the world market. Southeast Asian governments are now re-examining their food and agricultural policies in order to prevent consumer panic and social unrest. Bloggers...

Singapore Freeze

DK uploads a video of the Singapore Freeze.

Film censorship in Singapore

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly writes about efforts of the Singapore government to disrupt and stop the screening of a film about former Singapore leader Lee Kuan Yew.

Singapore: Green campaigns

Simple Jean thinks it is apt to launch green campaigns with so many natural disasters hitting the Asian region today.

China and Singapore: Media Rule

Sunbin comments on Lee Kuan Yew's advice to China on western media rule concerning the recent Tibet riot.

Musical instruments from around the world

Videos with interesting instruments from different corners of the world, including some made from recycled cans and plastic sodabottles, a record of how didgeridoos are made, and a Russian folk...

Singapore: Cat Welfare Society blog

Members of the Singapore's Cat Welfare Society’s committee are now blogging at The Unofficial Cat Welfare Society Diary.

Global: The price of food, the cost of despair

The crisis of skyrocketing food prices is affecting all economic groups in every corner of the world. Every day, it seems, high-priced food sends another country lurching through some crisis:...

Terrorist escape and Singapore politics

Singapore Angle answers this question: Just how dangerous is Jemaah Islamiyah leader Mas Selamat and what is the threat posed by his escape on Singapore politics?

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