Today’s The Last Day We Can Drink Alcohol In Public After 10:30pm

We go over the major points of the Alcohol Bill so you won't get in trouble From 10:30 pm on 1 April, which is tomorrow, the Liquor Control (Supply And Consumption) Act will come into effect. No, this isn't an April Fools' Joke. These are the points you should take note of: 1. No...

Lee Kuan Yew And His Struggle With Dyslexia

Lee Kuan Yew was mildly dyslexic Mr. Lee Kuan Yew was a selfless leader. A visionary. A strategist. A respected statesman. A captivating orator. He was an extraordinary man. But he was also only human. Unbeknownst to many, he was mildly dyslexic. Of course, the condition was no deterrent to him. I went...

Son Of Former ISA Detainee Is Surprisingly Calm About LKY

Otto Fong sits down for an interview with Straits Times editor Otto Fong is the son of Fong Swee Suan, a former politician detained under the Internal Security Act in the infamous Operation Coldstore. Source Otto Fong was recently asked by a friend as to whether he would queue for eight hours...

14 Parting Quotes From LKY’s Family To Remember Him By

PM Lee finally called him 'Papa' and not 'Mr Lee Kuan Yew' In a touching private ceremony at Mandai Crematorium, the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew's family members gathered to send him off on his final journey. They delivered touching, personal eulogies to the man they called "Papa" or "Yeye"....

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...

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