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· June, 2008

Stories about Singapore from June, 2008

Singapore: Archbishop Gregory Yong Sooi Ngean, 83

Peacebella.com and A quiet moment write about the passing away of Roman Catholic Archbishop Emeritus of Singapore, Gregory Yong Sooi Ngean.

Singapore: Internet regulation

Singapore Patriot tackles the issue of regulation of political content on the Internet in Singapore.

Singapore: “Useless opposition party”

Diary of a Singapore Mind writes that it is not possible to have good opposition in Singapore

Singapore: Helping the poor cope with high oil prices

Ephraim enumerates some of the steps taken by the Singapore government to help the poor cope with rising food and energy prices

Singapore: Rising food prices

Malaysia’s decision to hike oil prices affected the food prices in Singapore, as reported by Simply Jean

Press freedom in Singapore and Sri Lanka

ICT for Peacebuilding compares media freedom (or the lack of it) in Singapore and Sri Lanka

Catholic aid effort for Myanmar

Catholic News reports the efforts of Catholic groups in Singapore in organizing an aid response to help Myanmar's refugees

Singapore blogger arrested

Blogger Gopalan Nair was arrested by the Singapore police for insulting a a public servant, as reported by RTS.

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