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Local News Highlights – End of Term 1, 2015

Disclaimer : These articles are selected to provide general information and some opinions (there are likely to be other views not included here). Find out more, evaluate carefully or discuss with others before arriving at your own conclusions.

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Best living standards in Asia :

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/singapore-has-the-best/1694430.html

Most expensive place to live :

http://www.bbc.com/news/business-26412821

Summary of Singapore Budget 2015:

http://forums.hardwarezone.com.sg/eat-drink-man-woman-16/straits-times-summary-singapore-budget-2015-a-4976410.html

HOME: The Singapore Budget Disregards the Interests of Migrant Workers

New laws on alcohol purchase :

http://www.todayonline.com/singapore/liquor-laws-passed-public-drinking-between-1030pm-and-7am-will-be-banned

Remark on NS men’s pay :

http://mothership.sg/2015/03/channel-news-asia-secretly-deletes-article-after-senior-minister-of-state-josephine-teo-skewered-online-for-nsmen-comments/

Josephine Teo clarifies remarks on NSmen pay

Defamation suit against Roy Ngerng :

http://mothership.sg/2015/03/cpf-blogger-roy-ngerng-went-to-norway-gave-a-speech-and-repeated-the-libel-he-was-sued-for-in-spore/

Transport issues :

Public transport fares up 2.8% by April 2015, public unhappy with Minister

Freedom :

http://www.theguardian.com/cities/2015/jan/05/the-price-of-life-in-singapore-city-of-rules-its-a-faustian-deal

Animal Rights :

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/acres-launches-animal/1701438.html

http://news.asiaone.com/news/singapore/singapore-increase-penalties-animal-abuse

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