17 Dec '11, 11am

shares 【PLUG】 New Blog Post: (Current Affairs – North South Line MRT Breakdo...

shares 【PLUG】 New Blog Post: (Current Affairs – North South Line MRT Breakdo...

Water resources and transport have got to be two of the worst ministerial portfolios in the last few months. The former being a tough job because of the flash floods and the number of dead bodies in the Bedok Reservoir and the latter, because of the increasing number of failures of the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT). I personally cannot understand why people can’t use the Bedok Jetty instead of the reservoir for suicide much as I cannot understand how the Circle Line [CCL] – which is in operation for about a year (or maybe less) – suffered more breakdowns this year compared to the older East-West [EWL] and North-South [NSL] Lines (which has operated for some 24 years or so). I liked the CCL very much. The main reason is I can now head home from Vivocity via Buona Vista to Boon Lay without going to Outram Park, and use it to avoid Raffles Place when I am within 3 stations in eith...

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channelnewsasia.com 17 Dec '11, 6am

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channelnewsasia.com 15 Dec '11, 6pm

SINGAPORE: Train services on the northbound North-South MRT Line - between Marina Bay and Bishan stations - resumed at 11....

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channelnewsasia.com 15 Dec '11, 12pm

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straitstimes.com 17 Dec '11, 12am

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channelnewsasia.com 18 Dec '11, 1am

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straitstimes.com 16 Dec '11, 2am

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straitstimes.com 17 Dec '11, 12pm

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