Tag: Lee Kuan Yew

Mary Lee

How LKY changed my life

By Mary Lee I'm famous. Again. Sort of. Thanks to a Sharan Kaurner post on Facebook on September 1, 2013. Sharan went to the National...
PM Lee Hsien Loong

Why PM wants to be in the news

By Abhijit Nag Has the Prime Minister become more outgoing than usual? Is he appearing in public so often that he is no longer front-page...
Lee Kuan Yew

What LKY should have done

By P.N. BALJI A frail Lee Kuan Yew marked his 90th birthday on September 16 in a country that is transitioning from his iron-fisted form...
Lee Kuan Yew

Interviewing Lee Kuan Yew

By Tom Plate From Los Angeles Lee Kuan Yew, whom I first interviewed in 1996, was always a terrific interview and if you ask Western journalists...
Catherine Lim

Catherine Lim and LKY

By Robert Yeo    The sentence, Speak Truth to Power, is a Quaker advice and it summed up what Catherine Lim did in a dinner talk...

It’s Singapore, not Swingapore

By Abhijit Nag “What a piece of work is a man! How noble in reason! how infinite in faculty!” said Hamlet.  He wouldn’t have been...
Singapore News

The rojak nation

Poor Kevin Rudd. The Australian PM can’t be happy catching flak from a media tycoon who is no longer even a 100 per cent...
Singapore News

Where is the love, Singapore?

By Herbert Teo Having left Singapore almost 30 years ago, technology has allowed me to follow my country of birth’s birthday on August 9 as...
source: EDMW

I have a bone to pick with LKY

By Augustine Low As a child of the Sixties, I grew up in an era when Mr Lee Kuan Yew was larger than life. He...
The Independent

The way we see it

The Independent's view of the news SAME SAME, AGAIN? This newspaper hopes that today's sitting of Parliament will not cover old ground, as has happened so...
Theindependent