24 Hours MRT Dream To Be Realised Today

MRT hours to be extended to accommodate swelling crowds Ever dreamed of having our MRT run for 24 hours? Well, that dream will come true today (25 March). Due to the overwhelming turnout, MRT services will run for 24 hours on Wednesday so that the public can make their way...

Will You Queue 8 Hours To See LKY? These People Did.

First day for the public to pay respects and the crowd turnout is huge Mr Lee Kuan Yew's body was moved from Sri Temasek today to Parliament House, where his body will lie till Sunday for the public to pay their respects. Even before the procession was due to start, thousands had...

Latest Lee Kuan Yew Tribute Calls On Singapore To Wear Black

Imagine all 5.5 million of us in black on Sunday A movement has been circulating on the internet calling for all Singaporeans to wear black this coming Sunday (29 March) as a mark of respect for Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Source Reactions from the public As expected, opinions have been divided, just like how...

The Story Behind Lee Kuan Yew And That Black Ribbon

Member of Parliament Alex Yam posted on Facebook an anecdote of how the black ribbon motif came about. Source Tribute to Mr. Lee Kuan Yew in black ribbon motif Following Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's demise, a black ribbon motif with Mr. Lee's likeness has been circulating widely on social media. Many...

NParks Marks Lee Kuan Yew’s Passing With An Orchid

Aranda Lee Kuan Yew, the orchid named in his honour Following Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's passing, NParks chief executive Kenneth Er and National Orchid Gardens nursery manager David Lim presented Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong an orchid named after his father at the Istana today (24 March). Named Aranda Lee Kuan...

Goh Meng Seng: I Refuse To Mourn Lee Kuan Yew’s Death

Critical, or just plain mean? Goh Meng Seng is a Singaporean politician who stepped down as the Secretary-General of the National Solidarity Party (NSP) after the 2011 General Elections. He has announced that he will be returning to contest in the next General Elections. He has yet to confirm if...

91 Things We’ll Remember About Lee Kuan Yew

Mr. Lee Kuan Yew will continue to reign in our hearts Mr. Lee Kuan Yew was a legend, and his passing is an irreparable loss to the nation. Nonetheless, he is survived by his legacy. Here are 91 things we'll always remember about Mr. Lee Kuan Yew. 1. World's longest-serving Prime Minister Source In...

More Tributes Flow In For Lee Kuan Yew

From businesses to politicians to magnates 1. Rupert Murdoch: "Uncompromising" Source Rupert Murdoch is an Australian American magnate who owns the likes of 21st Century Fox, HarperCollins and the Wall Street Journal. 2. Henry A. Kissinger: "His life was devoted to service" "A world needing to distill order from incipient chaos will miss his leadership." Kissinger...

8 Amazing Drawings Of Lee Kuan Yew

Singapore's illustrators draw out their tributes to the Founding Father A local website bearing drawings of Mr Lee Kuan Yew has sprouted up as a tribute to him. This website is a collaborative initiative between the folks at the Organisation of Illustrators Council and Goodstuph. The images are free for personal...

33 World Leaders Pay Tribute To The Remarkable LKY

Such was the level of respect that LKY commanded Former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew passed away today (23 March) at 3.18am at Singapore General Hospital. Condolences have poured in from all over Singapore, tributes have been posted on social media; and the nation weeps. From world leaders, these are 33 statements lauding...

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