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The Speaker of Parliament and MP for Punggol East SMC, Mr Michael Palmer, has resigned over his extramarital affair with a staff member of the People’s Association (PA) working in Pasir Ris-Punggol GRC.
DESPITE the heated debates about the role of the Elected President during the Presidential Election just a few months ago, many Singaporeans appear to be still unclear about what the man in the highest office of the land can do.
Yesterday, WP's secretary-general Low Thia Khiang came forward to refute claims made by the PA's grassroots leaders that the Hougang Town Council (HTC) had been restricting their access to space for years.
THE BATTLE over public spaces in opposition-held wards escalated yesterday after PAP's Hougang man and People's Association (PA) hit back at the Workers' Party, saying they made the precedents in Hougang first.