Category Archives: General interest (Wide-ranging)

Spain-Morocco tour: Part 2 – Morocco

Spain-Morocco tour: Part 2 – Morocco The article, “Spain-Morocco tour: Part 1 – Spain”, published in this blog last Saturday (6 January 2018), begins: “In mid-December last year (2017), 18 people from various parts of Singapore went together for a … Continue reading

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Spain-Morocco tour: Part 1 – Spain

Spain-Morocco tour: Part 1 – Spain In mid-December last year (2017), 18 people from various parts of Singapore went together for a 12-day holiday tour of Spain and Morocco. It was an enjoyable trip with everybody in the group and … Continue reading

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Wishing SIYLEP participants all the best in their aspirations towards greater leadership roles

Wishing SIYLEP participants all the best in their aspirations towards greater leadership roles Ratna Widya Iswara, and Alicia Beverly Weley who is Miss Earth Indonesia (Air) 2017 as well as Miss Inter-Continental Indonesia 2017, were among 20 youths between the … Continue reading

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The Bugis – were they pirates turned traders?

The Bugis – were they pirates turned traders? Schoolboy Ibrahim is a Bugis. His classmates taunted and annoyed him, saying he was a pirate. That happened after a lesson on the history of Bugis. Later, he himself learned that Bugis … Continue reading

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Special celebrations Singaporeans relish and cherish

Special celebrations Singaporeans relish and cherish “According to a study of 232 countries by the Pew Research Centre based in Washington, Singapore is the most religiously diverse country in the world. If there was an Olympics for religious diversity, we would … Continue reading

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SK’s general and Islam-related articles for sharing

SK’s general and Islam-related articles for sharing (Earliest 10, from Aug 2012) Dear readers I started blogging in August 2012, introduced and guided by two of my close friends who are bloggers themselves, Mr Dick Yip and Mr James Seah. … Continue reading

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Congratulations President Halimah!

Congratulations President Halimah! She’s the  symbol of  our multiracial, multicultural, multi-religious nation and national endeavour We Singaporeans congratulate and salute President Halimah Yacob, 63, for being Singapore’s first woman president. We are proud to have her as our president who … Continue reading

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