• Here’s why you should check out the Perspectives Film Festival 2015
    Here’s why you should check out the Perspectives Film Festival 2015

    You may have heard of film festivals. Now, what makes this stand out is that it’s entirely student-run – conducted by undergraduates from the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU). In its 8th edition this year, the PFF will be held at the National Museum of Singapore in October.

  • GE2015: Five faux pas worthy of hara-kiri
    GE2015: Five faux pas worthy of hara-kiri

    The term “hara-kiri” entered Singapore’s political lexicon after the Minister for National Development, Khaw Boon Wan, made reference to how the CEOs and board of directors in Japan will commit hara-kiri, a form of Japanese honour suicide, when the company makes mistakes in the good old days. He was commenting in the context of the

  • GE2015: Chiam See Tong, the people's politician
    GE2015: Chiam See Tong, the people's politician

    For the first time since 1976, Singapore People’s Party (SPP) Secretary-General Chiam See Tong, 80, will not be contesting an election.