13 Sep '17, 8am

It was the PAP that mandated that each GRC include at least one candidate from a predetermined minority race. But...

It was the PAP that mandated that each GRC include at least one candidate from a predetermined minority race. But...

The SDP has filed a lawsuit in the High Court to declare that it is incumbent upon the Government to call for a by-election in the Marsiling-Yew Tee GRC due to Ms Halimah Yacob's resignation from her seat. For too long and on too many occasions, the PAP has made arbitrary and dubious decisions to amend the Constitution and statutes to preserve its own power. These decisions, however questionable, are rarely challenged. One glaring example is the decision not to call for a by-election when a seat is vacated in a GRC. This is wrong given that Section Article 49 (1) of the Constitution states that “Whenever the seat of a Member, not being a non-constituency Member, has become vacant for any reason other than a dissolution of Parliament, the vacancy shall be filled by election in the manner provided by or under any law relating to Parliamentary elections for the time being in ...

Full article: http://yoursdp.org/news/sdp_files_lawsuit_against_pap_gov...

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It is bad enough that the PAP has reserved the Presidential Election and that Mdm Halimah Yacob has become the...

It is bad enough that the PAP has reserved the ...

yoursdp.org 14 Sep '17, 5am

It is bad enough that the PAP has reserved the Presidential Election and that Mdm Halimah Yacob has become the President w...

The Formula One CEO doesn't want this year to be the last race in Singapore

The Formula One CEO doesn't want this year to b...

bloomberg.com 13 Sep '17, 4am

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The walkover of the Presidential Election comes as no surprise. The PAP had changed the rules and revised the...

The walkover of the Presidential Election comes...

yoursdp.org 11 Sep '17, 12pm

The walkover of the Presidential Election comes as no surprise. The PAP had changed the rules and revised the criteria of ...

Malay woman to be Singapore president, puts minority representation on agenda

Malay woman to be Singapore president, puts min...

japantimes.co.jp 12 Sep '17, 2am

SINGAPORE – There are no Muslim Malays in the top echelons of Singapore’s army, and few among the senior ranks of its judi...

#AWANInews Malay woman to be Singapore president, puts minority representation on agenda

#AWANInews Malay woman to be Singapore presiden...

english.astroawani.com 11 Sep '17, 2pm

: There are no Muslim Malays in the top echelons of Singapore's army, and few among the senior ranks of its judiciary, but...

Malay woman to be Singapore president, puts min...

reuters.com 11 Sep '17, 11am

Fathin Ungku , Karishma Singh 4 Min Read SINGAPORE (Reuters) - There are no Muslim Malays in the top echelons of Singapore...

Singapore's Malay presidency puts minority repr...

reuters.com 11 Sep '17, 10am

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Singapore's Malay presidency puts minority repr...

reuters.com 11 Sep '17, 9am

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medium.com 10 Sep '17, 5pm

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mothership.sg 14 Sep '17, 5am

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Halimah Yacob to be S'pore's 1st woman Presiden...

todayonline.com 11 Sep '17, 9am

SINGAPORE — Former Speaker of Parliament Halimah Yacob is set to be Singapore’s first Malay president in more than 47 year...

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bbc.co.uk 12 Sep '17, 2pm

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Halimah Yacob formally elected Singapore's firs...

reuters.com 13 Sep '17, 4am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore named a former speaker of parliament as the multicultural city-state’s first woman preside...

Halimah Yacob formally elected Singapore's firs...

reuters.com 13 Sep '17, 4am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore named a former speaker of parliament as the multicultural city-state’s first woman preside...

The SDP has been mentioned in the WP's Defence ...

yoursdp.org 06 Sep '17, 6am

The SDP has been mentioned in the WP's Defence in the suit brought by the Aljunied Hougang Town Council (AHTC). We wish to...