Mohan Singh was earlier a Captain in the Punjab Batallion of British Indian Army fighting in Malaya. He was a Prisoner of War, captured by Japanese after his unit 1/14 Punjab Regiment was uprooted and destroyed by the Japanese at Jitra. 996 more words
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Unless you have been living under a rock, you would have known that the Workers’ Party (WP) has recently held its internal central executive committee (CEC) election and got itself a new Secretary-General, Mr Pritam Singh. 236 more words
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Well argued, Pritam Singh and Sylvia Lim !
Great to see WP coming up with both solid, constructive suggestions on how to prudently and intelligently use government land sales, a key element of our huge fiscal headroom to enlarge sustainable revenues, as well as rigorously rebutt the established, conservative “wisdom” for not doing so.
On Friday Sylvia Lim raised the issue of whether the Government had raised test balloons before the Budget to see whether it could get away with raising GST now but had backed down after negative public reaction. 1,026 more words
Yesterday the State Times published an Insight article on the Workers Party 60th Anniversary. A misnomer, since the article was remarkable for its lack of insight or rather for its deliberate glossing over of the real reasons for the WP’s success and for the airbrushing of my father, JBJ, out of history. 890 more words