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· December, 2008

Stories about Singapore from December, 2008

Southeast Asia: Controversies and tragedies of 2008

In the previous post (Southeast Asia: Newsmakers of 2008), I wrote about the major events that took place in Southeast Asia. In this article, I will highlight other stories which...

Global Health: 2008 Blogs In Review

Bloggers in 2008 showed all the ways in which global health is interconnected with other issues, by covering health stories that touched on everything from poverty and women's rights to...

Southeast Asia: Newsmakers of 2008

For Southeast Asia, 2008 was a year of terrible disasters, both natural and man-made. Rice consumption was reduced, milk products were contaminated with melamine, jobs were lost, bloggers were arrested,...

Singapore: Quotable (un)quotes of the year

Singapore Flyer, a white elephant already?

Singapore: Unnecessary study on Tsunami impact

Singapore: Discrimination against construction workers

Singapore's universities among the world's best

Southeast Asia: The shoe, the shoe

Iraqi journalist Muntadar al-Zaidi will be known for a long time as the shoe thrower. He who succeeded in throwing a pair of shoes at U.S. President George Bush last...

Southeast Asia: Citizen media events and Twitter

Singapore: Medical treatment for AIDS victims

Singapore: Country Specific Creative Commons Licences Online

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