15 Pictures That Perfectly Encapsulate Lee Kuan Yew’s Funeral Procession

Final goodbye to our founding father Yesterday (29 March), over 100,000 people gathered on the streets along the route of the state funeral procession to bid a final farewell to the respected statesman, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew. The sky opened up and poured down, as if feeling the nation's anguish. Of...

17-Year-Old Youtube Kid Arrested For Describing LKY and Jesus As “Malicious”

Amos Yee has been arrested over his anti-LKY YouTube video This man (boy?) is 17-year-old Amos Yee, a budding film-maker and YouTuber. Source 'Lee Kuan Yew Is Finally Dead!' What got him arrested? A video titled 'Lee Kuan Yew Is Finally Dead!' on his YouTube channel. In the eight-minute long video, Amos said that LKY...

Former Malaysian PM Mahathir Publishes Blog Post About LKY

Mahathir expresses sadness in blog post titled "Kuan Yew and I" Former Prime Minister of Malaysia Dr. Mahathir Mohamed has paid tribute to Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew in a 13-pointer blog post published today (27 March). Source "I cannot say I was a close friend" Mahathir acknowledged that the relations between him and...

8 Ministerial Tributes From LKY’s Special Parliamentary Sitting

Quotes ministers gave from Parliament sitting Parliament convened yesterday for a special sitting (26 March) to pay tribute to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew. A total of 11 ministers spoke, each conveying their deepest condolences to LKY's family members, and recalling personal anecdotes. A lone bouquet of white flowers were placed...

Life With The Lees: How An Ex-Nanny Spent 40 Years With Lee Kuan Yew’s...

Ouyang Huanyan looked after Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's household from the 1940s While news of Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's passing was spreading like wildfire on the Internet in Singapore, all was peaceful at Shun De Foshan, China. A 98-year-old lady, Mdm Ouyang Huan Yan, who was Mr. Lee's former nanny, was...

Lim Swee Say Wants Display Of National Flags; Lawrence Wong Says No

Increasing calls for an exemption to allow people to display flag of Singapore UPDATE (27 March) Minister for Communications, Youth and Information Lawrence Wong has turned down the suggestion for Singaporeans to be allowed to hang the flag of Singapore publicly on Sunday, the day of Lee Kuan Yew's state funeral. Source Although Wong...

24-Year-Old Blogger Gets Flamed For Not Feeling Super Sad About Lee Kuan Yew’s Death

Controversial opinion piece prompts FT to speak out in defence Local blogger Jeraldine Phneah recently published a blog post about why she would not be "THAT sad" about the death of Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Although the piece was well-researched, she still drew the ire of grieving netizens. This backlash prompted another blogger to come...

Key 4D Numbers Sold Out AS Singaporeans Mourn Lee Kuan Yew Through Betting

Gamblers attempt to capitalise on Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's death Mr. Lee Kuan Yew passed on at 3.18am on Monday (23 March) at Singapore General Hospital. By 8am that day, the number 0318 was already sold out at the various 4D outlets. The date of his death, 2303 and his...

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...

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