14 Points From PM Lee’s Ministerial Speech About How To Honour LKY

38 Oxley Road will not be demolished. Yet. The matter of 38 Oxley Road, the house where Lee Kuan Yew stayed during his lifetime, was brought up for debate after calls were made to preserve the home as a museum and memorial. In response, Dr. Lee Wei Ling and Lee Hsien...

12 Li Hongyi Facts That You Never Knew About PM Lee’s Second Son

Li Hongyi, the second son of PM Lee For some people, they have probably never taken notice of Li Hongyi, until he gave a eulogy at Mr. Lee Kuan Yew's funeral. In case you didn't know, 28-year-old Li Hongyi is the second son of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and...

Ho Kwon Ping Suggests Blurring Racial Categorisations, But Doing So Isn’t Such A Good...

S R Nathan Fellow thinks that CIMO categorisations are oversimplistic S R Nathan Fellow and executive chairman of Banyan Tree Holdings Ho Kwon Ping has suggested that Singapore's Chinese-Malay-Indian-Other (CMIO) categorisation has become redundant and insufficient to group society today. This is largely due to the increasingly vocal and diverse society. He feels that the CMIO...

Does CNA Agree That PM Lee’s Cabinet Merry-Go-Round Has Elections In Mind?

Calculated, precise, and accurate; elections may be called by year-end In case you guys don't know, PM Lee recently did some reshuffles to his Cabinet. Although such movements are not very rare (this is PM's fifth reshuffle ever since the 2011 General Elections), analysts think that this time, there's a deeper...

PM Lee Plays Merry-Go-Round With His Cabinet Comrades

Promotions, hellos, and goodbyes in store Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced a couple of changes to the Cabinet yesterday (April 8). This is PM's fifth reshuffle since the 2011 General Elections. Source Here is a quick summary of the merry-go-round: who's in and who's out. 1. Masagos Zulkifli Source Previously: Senior Minister of State for...

Indian National Names His Baby “Lee Kuan Yew”

LKY is as revered as a god in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu If Lee Wei Ling was surprised at the massive outpouring of grief from Singaporeans, we wonder if she would be similarly, or even more, surprised at what this Indian state is doing for Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Source Enter baby...

Tan Kin Lian: University Is Not The Only Route To Success

But it remains to be seen if degree-chasing Singaporeans will take heed Tan Kin Lian is the former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NTUC Income and a 2011 Presidential Election candidate. Source He also founded and runs a website about "insurance, investment and financial planning and social issues in Singapore". He recently published a...

Are Singaporeans Suffering From A LKY Hangover?

Duo arrested for illegal public assembly, netizens have no sympathy On 4 April, two men clad in identical red hoodies were arrested for holding up placards with the words "You can’t silence the people" and "Injustice" outside the Istana for half an hour, after requests from the police to stop...

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...

Why Is Lee Kuan Yew Such A Divisive Figure?

Lee Kuan Yew: Dictator or Idealist? Various articles have been written following the death of Mr. Lee Kuan Yew, last Monday morning (23 March). The articles, especially those of foreign publications like The Guardian, The Economist, and CNN were critical of Lee's reign and did not have wholly kind words regarding...

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