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Boon Keng DBSS Resale Unit Sold For S$1.185 Million

Boon Keng DBSS Resale Unit Sold For S$1.185 Million

According to records, this is the highest price ever netted to sellers of a DBSS flat. And this was not even the only million dollar sale that took place at the same City View DBSS. Another five room flat was sold at S$1.028 million. But these are just the lucky few whose flats can fetch million dollar prices. Most other Sinkies who owns HDB flats will see their resale value of the flats plummet, as the flats reach their 99 year lease. So maybe, in a way to mitigate the loss for Sinkies who do not sit on multi million dollar properties, such news of houses fetching million dollar prices are wheeled out.

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New Creation Church Had Divisive View Preacher Allowed To Talk, No Religious Harmony Threat?

New Creation Church Had Divisive View Preacher Allowed To Talk, No Religious Harmony Threat?

New Creation Church had, over the weekend, a divisive pro-Christian preacher Col Stringer as their guest speaker. Nothing out of the ordinary, until you consider that Col Stringer is well known for his divisive religious views. Law and Home Affairs Minister K Shanmugam had gone on record in the heavy metal band Watain being banned as saying that threats to social and religious harmony in Singapore cannot be tolerated, but how come Col Stringer can pass through stringent checks?

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Shanmugam Preaches That Allowing Watain To Perform In SG Can Affect Social And Religious Harmony

Shanmugam Preaches That Allowing Watain To Perform In SG Can Affect Social And Religious Harmony

He does not, however, say why the Singapore government in the first place allowed the band to perform here with a Restricted 18 (R18) rating. This means the band have been told to abide with other “stringent requirements” put in place, including the removal of religiously offensive songs, references to religion or using religious symbols, and ritualistic acts on stage. But they then the last minute ban? If the government had known all along that the band represents a danger to our social and religious harmony, why were they allowed to come in to SG in the first place? And only ban them last minute, on the day of the concert itself? Is it because of pressure from some entity that the government must kowtow to?

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