Tag Archives: mrt

LUI TUCK YEW ANNOUNCES 1.9% TRANSPORT FARE REDUCTION BY YEARS END

Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew announced a fare reduction of up to 1.9 per cent at the end of the year. Speaking to reporters at a preview of new Circle Line trains, Transport Minister Lui Tuck Yew announced a fare reduction of up to 1.9% at the end of 2015. This surprising fare adjustment will coincide with the opening of the second phase of the Downtown Line.

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PRC WOMAN SHAMED FOR SEATING IN RESERVED MRT SEAT CRIES INNOCENCE

This picture of a woman engrossed with watching shows on her handphone while occupying a reserved seat on the MRT has gone viral on cyberspace. In her Facebook explanation, Pingping Li said that the elderly woman and the young girl boarded the MRT after her. A woman seated nearby offered the elderly woman her seat but the old lady refused the offer. She claimed that she too offered the old lady her seat but was reject because the elderly lady claimed that they were alighting soon.

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WHY ARE THE POLICE NOT TAKING ACTION AGAINST THE CAUCASIAN BULLY?

At the same time, I am curious about the part where the ang moh and Mr Elfy alighted at the Ang Mo Kio Station (ironic?) and approached some Special Operations Command police officers. Why didn't the police arrest the ang moh man for threatening the safety of other passengers? And why did they refuse to look at the video footage that Mr Elfy and his girlfriend recorded? Obviously the ang moh man was a threat, so why didn't they put him aside for a while? Instead, they let the still angry ang moh board the same train as Mr Elfy and his girlfriend? What if the ang moh man tried to beat up Mr Elfy and his girlfriend? Did the police even think of that before they decided to let him go free?

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MAN CARRYING MULTIPLE MOBILE PHONES DETAINED BY 8 MRT POLICEMEN

Would like to applaud our vigilant police officers for detaining a "criminal" like me. It seems to me that having more than one Handphone in possession is now a crime. I was detained for more than an hour even after none of the phones in my possession matched their stolen phone records. Furthermore it was made clear to them that I'm in the Handphone repair trade the minute they asked for my particulars.

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TNP DEFENDS MELVIN SINGH, GETS FLAMED BY NETIZENS AGAIN

A.S.S. editorial was informed by our readers that The New Paper (TNP) has issued a response to our reaction piece, "TNP'S MELVIN SINGH SAYS TEENAGER IN MRT WAS AT FAULT, NOT THE ANG MOH BULLY" posted yesterday. A.S.S. thanks Melvin Singh for his reply and will feature a summary of his points below in line with our belief in freedom of speech and reply.

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TNP’S MELVIN SINGH SAYS TEENAGER IN MRT WAS AT FAULT, NOT THE ANG MOH BULLY

In a shocking article which has attracted widespread condemnation from Singapore's netizen community, The New Paper has released an editorial blaming the victim of a very public and viral public spat on an MRT. During the incident, a raging old Caucasian man had threatened to beat up a teenager wearing the T-shirt with the words, "I'm F--king Special" before Singapore hero Elfie and other commuters stepped in and forced the Caucasian man off the train instead.

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