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A primary school student pulling a school bag arrives at their school during the COVID-19 pandemic, in Singapore, 2 June 2020, Then Chih Wey/Xinhua via Getty

Singapore ‘spying’ on students’ laptops

Mandatory order to install surveillance software infringes on child privacy and expression, according to Human Rights Watch.

Singaporean website prosecuted over election coverage

“New Naratif” website faces police probe in Singapore for alleged “illegal election activity” after boosting five Facebook posts in the run-up to last July’s election.

Singapore: Government orders removal of critical comments on handling of COVID-19 pandemic

PEN International expressed concern over reports that the Singapore government has been using the law aimed at combatting disinformation to remove critical views about the country’s COVID-19 response.