Tag: Singapore history

New study suggests that Singapore may be 1,000 years old

Singapore — A new study suggests that Singapore may be 1,000 years old, and not 700 as has been widely believed. The findings of...

Singapore story cannot masquerade as history of Singapore: Dr Poh Soo Kai

By Howard Lee "One may have different interpretations of the facts, but the facts must be there," said Dr Poh Soo Kai to a room...

Lim Chin Siong story: Clash of the Singapore historians

By Tan Bah Bah An on-going debate on the role and status of Lim Chin Siong, one of the People's Action Party's founding leaders, in...

The grave Bukit Brown error

The bulldozers are about to rumble into the Bukit Brown cemetery to pave the way for an eight-lane highway. Despite it being a done...