Biography of the Author Justin Ong

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    Retired Singapore athletes on life after sport: ‘My legs are starting to itch already’

    Recently retired runner Dipna Lim Prasad and cyclist Dinah Chan also open up on finding the “catalyst for change” in Singapore sport, and their ...
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    ‘I cried every day’: Why Singapore’s vets might be depressed

    Studies around the world have long indicated a greater tendency for animal doctors to take their own lives. Now, in Singapore, the issue of mental ...
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    Gay father permitted to adopt biological son born via surrogacy, in first for Singapore

    Despite public policy in favour of parenthood within marriage - and against the formation of same-sex units - the court decided it would be ...
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    Physical discipline of children: When does punishment become abuse?

    In this modern, social media-fuelled age, when does a parent's attempts to get their kids to behave cross the line into criminal territory?
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    As child abuse reports rise, Singapore agencies shore up protection efforts

    Government and private organisations alike are expanding initiatives to detect, handle and raise awareness of child abuse.
  6. The Workers' Party's Low Thia Khiang and Sylvia Lim arriving at the Supreme Court on Oct 16 (2)

    AHTC trial: Sylvia Lim agrees to stating 'untruth' about extra cost for new managing agent

    The former Aljunied-Hougang Town Council chair also admitted to being “careless” with a media statement, but objected to the need to disclose the ...
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    AHTC trial: Sylvia Lim concedes fellow Workers' Party MPs 'breached duties'

    By not disclosing to other town councillors the rates charged by an incoming managing agent, the elected members had failed to comply with their ...
  8. Five-time convict Imran leaves his cell in Changi Prison

    ‘Doing the right thing has never been easy for me’: A serial convict’s journey

    From boys’ home to gang to five spells behind bars, all Imran ever wanted was to be accepted by family, and find freedom - but not just from prison.
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    Malaysian town 'honoured' to come under Anwar's care, but expects progress as promised

    Anwar Ibrahim won the Port Dickson by-election simply because he is the only one who can help improve things, voters tell Channel NewsAsia.