Daily Archives: 2015-03-25

Looking back – state funeral for former PM Lee Kuan Yew
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 1

Last updated on March 27th, 2015 at 12:23 am 

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Lee Kuan Yew’s death will set the people free
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 266

By Tan Wah Piow In life, Lee Kuan Yew’s sole concern was to be feared by his countrymen. He was so spectacularly successful in this pursuit that by the time of his death, he was left with no cohorts, only minions. He will Read More

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The post-LKY era
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 7

By Ng E-Jay Mr Lee Kuan Yew governed Singapore with an iron fist. Under his reign as Prime Minister, he enacted tough laws against public assembly and even public speaking. He imprisoned many people without trial under the ISA, he muzzled the press, Read More

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Let’s celebrate, not lament, Lee Kuan Yew’s life
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 9

By Aloysius Chia There is a tinge of sadness and lament in many who hoped that Lee Kuan Yew – the man who has influenced Singapore in an indelible way, who brought Singapore to independence with a strong team of leaders with conviction, Read More

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Former Minister S Dhanabalan resigned over detention of Marxist Conspirators?
By Ariffin Sha Published on by Ariffin Sha 40

“We had a difference and the whole Cabinet knew,” former Cabinet Minister S Dhanabalan revealed while sharing his thoughts on Mr Lee Kuan Yew a day after Mr Lee’s demise, making specific reference to the detention of the Marxist Conspirators in 1987, where 22 Read More

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PAP Minister’s tribute to Mr Lee Kuan Yew draws flak online
By Ariffin Sha Published on by Ariffin Sha 32

In a Facebook post, Minister of State for Trade and Industry Teo Ser Luck dedicated a workout he just completed to former Prime Minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew, which he created and named “LKY91”, as a tribute to the elderly statesman who passed away on Read More

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