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MALAYSIA U-TURN ON BEAUTY & THE BEAST MOVIE, TO SCREEN WITHOUT CUTTING GAY SCENE

Walt Disney announced on Tuesday that Beauty and the Beast will finally be released in Malaysia without any censorship cuts after the Censorship board backed down and gave it a PG13 rating instead. The Censor Board had earlier demanded Walt Disney to cut out a gay scene or risk barring the movie from screening in Malaysia. When Disney refused to censor the movie, local film distributors pressured the censor board to change their decision to ban.

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VETERAN SBS DRIVER WHO LOST PENSION GETS “RETIREMENT” PAYOUT AFTER MEDIA PRESSURE FROM A.S.S.

Just 2 days after I submitted the story of my cousin (SBS Bus Driver Pang Akua for 30 years) being terminated just months before his retirement due to a small mistake - SBS Transit had took its turn around, and agreed to "commute" the termination service letter to as "Early Retirement" Letter. They would also pay my cousin "early retirement according to T&C of retirement" - whatever this means. My cousin is satisfy with the outcome (as long as NO termination).

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TAN CHENG BOCK: HOW WILL THE GOVT MAKE THE COLUMBARIUM U-TURN LOOK STRAIGHT

How to correct this error? Can the tender already awarded, be withdrawn? It would reflect badly on our tender system if the government do this. It showed lack of due diligence. Moreover as it involve a public listed company, it will have impact on stock price of the share. Will there be legal implications? Singaporeans are watching how the Ministry is going to make a U turn look STRAIGHT. All the best.

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