The fact that the second child exists at all is a victory, given that the parents could well have sworn off having more children after the shock of caring for their first baby. -My Paper
For those who dreaded the annual IPPT before, they now had 0.8 more reasons to dread it. -TNP
There's a point at which it isn't cute or cool to be the life and soul of the party - especially if that's just in your head. -TNP
We must go further to consider other forms of discrimination if we are to provide truly fair employment to all workers. -ST
Why not introduce a new rule that prohibits vets from immediately killing owner-relinquished animals even when all AVA criteria are apparently met? -ST
A fire at one of SingTel's Internet exchanges took down critical services, raising questions about whether S'pore should have a second broadband infrastructure. -ST
Employers are still paying security guards a monthly basic salary of $800 - lower than what a cleaner earns. - ST
Many claims about how Europe has overcome its past demons, however, are true only in relative rather than absolute terms. -ST
Schooling's decision shows intent to win. - TNP
Asian growth is determined by many factors and it will be important to hedge against the limitations and risks in the region. - ST
A recently announced move to give Singaporeans a fair chance in getting hired exempts some firms from a job-advertising requirement, but not exempt them from considering Singaporeans fairly. -My Paper
Last week's blaze at SingTel's Bukit Panjang Internet exchange building damaged 149 fibre optic cables. -TNP
Thanks to an Institute Of Policy Studies (IPS) survey and a blogger comparing national service (NS) to slavery, NS is a hot topic again. -TNP
These are challenging times for the public service as it gears up for a new course that the political masters have set. -ST
HaHa, Gary and three of their Running Man team members - Kim Jong Kook, Jee Seok Jin, Song Ji Hyo - are in Singapore as part of their promotional tour organised by Watson's and Channel One. -ST
Flash floods were reported in areas like MacPherson, Paya Lebar and Ubi on Sunday. -Stomp
Singapore can consider a radical educational experiment: Set up a prototype full school that is more child-centric, and provides a genuine alternative to the existing system. -ST
What should we make of Singapore's absence among the most exciting economies of the next decade? -ST
The true test of how ready a city is to tackle all threats is how well it operates in storms as well as in sunny conditions. -ST
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