About Us

The Independent News & Media Pte Ltd

UEN: 200801353D

The Independent Singapore brings independent perspective on news and current affairs in Singapore. It is a platform owned and operated by journalists. Started on the 9th of August 2013, the news website brings in-depth perspective and analysis on current affairs, economics and politics in Singapore.

Our current editorial team

Advisor: PN Balji
Consulting Editor: Tan Bah Bah
Deputy Editor: Bachan Singh
News Editor: Obbana Rajah
Entertainment and Celebrity Correspondent: Lydia Koh, Samantha Geh
News Desk: Anna Maria, Hana Otsuka
Lifestyle & Travel: Miren Gonzales
Contributors: Rebecca Wong, Laura Zhang, Hui Xin, Tang Li, Andrew Loh, Howard Lee, Vernon Chan, Jewel Stolarchuk & Others

Past Editors

Kumaran Pillai: June 2017 – Feb 2020
Ravi Philemon: Dec 2015 – May 2017
PN Balji: Aug 2013 – June 2014