In this follow-up, Poh Soo Kai argues that Singapore would have been a better country with Barisan Sosialis.
Sandeep Ray reviews a film about agitators and exiles who felt that they had a rightful say in the future direction of the nation
Burhan Gafoor, the Singaporean High Commissioner to Australia, responds to a recent New Mandala post
According to Poh Soo Kai, Singapore's leaders have identified themselves with injustices under the ISA
Benjamin Day examines what the Formula One calendar reveals about shifts in global power
Any bargain between society and PAP on the 'social contract' is likely to be heavily biased towards the PAP.
Malaysia and Singapore in action at the Association of Asian Studies Conference.
Malaysia and Singapore's ‘special relations’ are important but can never be taken for granted advises Bilveer Singh.
Elvin Ong asks if Singapore's politicians will grow up in the next 50 years?
With bare-knuckle politics once again becoming part of mainstream politics, the next 2 years promise to be exciting
Elections, prime-ministers, princes, riots and penises - New Mandala had it all in 2013. Here are our most popular stories for the year.
Elvin Ong questions if anyone actually knows the facts of the Little India riot and doubts whether serious analysis is possible
Bilveer Singh provides a different view of the Little India riot focusing on issues not related to wages and working conditions.
As Singapore continues to grow richer, the gap between its citizens and its lowly paid foreign workforce also grows
Singapore’s use of women from poorer, neighbouring nations as ‘domestic help’ reveals a dark stain at the heart of the country’s material wealth.
Malaysia and Singapore Society in Australia Colloquium 2013 -- extended deadline for abstracts.
The 18th Malaysia and Singapore Society of Australia symposium discussing GE13 and more will be held at the University of Sydney in Dec 2013.
Tune in to hear two experts discuss recent developments in Malaysia and Singapore.
Next week, will be the biggest week on Malaysia and Singapore at the Australian National University.
Find out more about this major conference where experts will discuss these important Southeast Asian neighbours
Loh Kah Seng reflects on the unpredictable consequences of mega projects and ambitious social programming in Singapore and beyond
An impressive assembly of experts will be at the ANU Malaysia-Singapore Update 2013 to address pressing issues on governance, society and the economy.
As the overall food supply becomes more volatile, Singapore is taking a well balanced approach in its food resilience programs.