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Italian hostage 'alive and healthy': Algerian M...

straitstimes.com 19 May '11, 11am

ALGIERS (Algeria) - AN ITALIAN hostage kidnapped in the Algerian Sahara in February 'is still alive and in good health', a...

(TTR) Complaint against MP Tin Pei Ling filed with Prime Minister

(TTR) Complaint against MP Tin Pei Ling filed w...

temasekreview.com 16 May '11, 7pm

The Temasek Review (TR) learnt that an official complaint has been filed with Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong over the alle...

Pension about a tenth of minister's pay - PMO writes letter to dispel rumours of seven-digit sums #singapore

Pension about a tenth of minister's pay - PMO w...

straitstimes.com 14 May '11, 3am

The pension is taken into account as part of a minister's total pay package when comparisons are made with private sector ...

Mah Bow Tan accepts responsibility for the unhappiness over high housing prices.

Mah Bow Tan accepts responsibility for the unha...

straitstimes.com 19 May '11, 7am

NATIONAL Development Minister Mah Bow Tan on Thursday issued a statement on his retirement from Cabinet, following Prime M...

Tripartism has benefitted all, says Manpower Mi...

channelnewsasia.com 11 May '11, 8am

SINGAPORE: Manpower Minister Gan Kim Yong said tripartism has benefitted all in recent years, especially vulnerable worker...

Foreign Minister George Yeo leaves politics

channelnewsasia.com 10 May '11, 3am

SINGAPORE: Foreign Minister George Yeo said on Tuesday he will not be contesting Aljunied GRC at the next general election...

Foreign Minister George Yeo leaves politics. #Singapore #sgelections

Foreign Minister George Yeo leaves politics. #S...

sg.news.yahoo.com 10 May '11, 8am

Foreign Minister George Yeo and his team after their loss of Aljunied GRC was announced. (Yahoo! photo/Alicia … Foreign Mi...

'If you vote out a minister, you make PM's burd...

todayonline.com 06 May '11, 12am

SINGAPORE - It is seldom that a deputy appraises his boss but Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean last night gave a rare g...

Three retiring ministers reiterated wish not to...

channelnewsasia.com 18 May '11, 12pm

SINGAPORE : Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said the three retiring ministers had asked to leave before the ele...

Lim Hwee Hua, who is quitting politics, says there's a "deep level of resentment" against the PAP. #Singapore

Lim Hwee Hua, who is quitting politics, says th...

sg.news.yahoo.com 11 May '11, 7am

Minister Lim Hwee Hua (second from left) is the latest to announce her decision to quit politics. (Yahoo! photo/Liyana … S...

Pakistan PM starts China trip with US ties tested: BEIJING: Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani begins an...

Pakistan PM starts China trip with US ties test...

channelnewsasia.com 16 May '11, 10pm

BEIJING: Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani begins an official visit to China on Tuesday with the US killing of Os...

Our reader says the GRC system resulted in the ...

straitstimes.com 13 May '11, 1pm

I REFER to Mr Ang Chin Guan's letter, ("George Yeo not at fault"; Tuesday). While it is extremely traumatising to many in ...

Singapore's founding father announces retiremen...

sg.news.yahoo.com 14 May '11, 11am

Singapore's founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew announced Saturday he is retiring from the cabinet, saying he wants to gi...

Gaddafi likely hurt, flees Libya: ROME: Italian...

channelnewsasia.com 13 May '11, 5pm

ROME: Italian Foreign Minister Franco Frattini on Friday said he believed Muammar al-Gaddafi had fled Tripoli, adding that...

Pension for ministers – more disclosure, please...

theonlinecitizen.com 14 May '11, 5am

The pension scheme was abolished years back so that teachere and many civil servants were taken off the pension scheme. Un...