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Singapore couple challenge annulment of marriage after sex change

Apr 02, 2018 - 6:12 PM

The Singapore government voids the marriage of a couple after the husband underwent a sex change because the operation made their partnership a same-sex union that is illegal in the city-state

CAKES. Same-sex marriage cake toppers are displayed on a shelf at Fantastico on December 5, 2017 in San Francisco, California. Photo Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Singapore blogger to pay libel damages to PM Lee over 17 years

Mar 14, 2016 - 6:15 PM

UPDATED If Roy Ngerng misses an installment he would have to pay the full amount of SGD 150 000 immediately

epa04826131 Singaporean blogger Roy Ngerng speaks to reporters, after his defamation trial against Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, outside the Supreme Court building in Singapore, 01 July 2015. Today marks the start of a three-day trial which seeks to award PM Lee damages after Ngerng had accused Singapore's Prime Minister of misusing savings from the Central Provident Fund (CPF). EPA/WALLACE WOON

Singapore prime minister wins $106,000 in damages from activist

Dec 17, 2015 - 8:47 PM

Singapore s High Court rules that activist Roy Ngerng acted out of malice when he accused Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of stealing state funds

GUILTY. Singaporean blogger Roy Ngerng speaks to reporters after the Supreme Court hears on July 1, 2015, the defamation case filed against him by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. The court ruled on December 17 that the blogger acted out with malice. Photo by Wallace Woon/EPA

Singapore PM grilled by activist in defamation case

Jul 01, 2015 - 8:50 PM

Lee s lawyers said the offending blog suggests that the prime minister misappropriated cash from the state pension fund

Lee Kuan Yew, Lacson on Mamasapano, Mayweather shows no mercy | The wRap

Mar 23, 2015 - 9:00 PM

Singapore’s founding leader Lee Kuan Yew dies Ping Lacson says President Aquino should take responsibility for Mamasapano Mayweather shows his sparring partners no mercy

Lee Hsien Loong talks global issues at Forbes CEO meet opening

Oct 29, 2014 - 2:17 PM

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong graces the first day of the Forbes Global CEO Conference where he discusses a wide range of topics including China ASEAN integration and challenges for the region

OPTIMISTIC. Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is positive about the success of ASEAN integration come 2015. Photo from Forbes

400 CEOs, leaders in Singapore to tackle 'next horizon'

Oct 28, 2014 - 7:35 AM

The 14th annual Forbes Global CEO Conference brings together business and thought leaders to talk about progression and disruptive change Follow Rappler s live blog of the 3 day conference here

POWERHOUSE GATHERING. Global business tycoons gather in Singapore to discuss mastering progression. Photos from Wikipedia and YouTube

Singapore vows to hunt down Anonymous hackers

Nov 06, 2013 - 10:05 PM

Singapore will spare no effort to hunt down hackers from activist group Anonymous who last week threatened to wage a cyber war against the government says Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong

CYBER ATTACK. A hacker claiming to be with Anonymous hits the Straits Times for distorting the attackers' "words and intentions."