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2015/03/26 18:26
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... Will traffic impede me on my journey? And then there’s the view. Whether it’s the outskirts of Queens on the way from New York’s JFK International Airport or the fringes of the Los Angeles...
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2015/03/26 16:35
2015/03/26 16:35
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Party secretary-general, Low Thia Khiang, was criticized for his speech in a special session of Parliament dedicated to commemorating the late Lee Kuan Yew. In the middle of his speech, Mr Low...
2015/03/26 03:49
2015/03/26 03:49
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WE, the G25 comprising concerned Muslim citizens, call for the upholding of the highest standards of justice in the implementation of laws, including hudud laws. “Be just, that is nearer to...
2015/03/25 22:56
2015/03/25 22:56
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SINGAPORE: Mr Yoichi Funabashi, Chairman of Rebuild Japan Initiative Foundation and a former Editor-in-Chief of The Asahi Shimbun, has met and interviewed Mr Lee Kuan Yew on numerous occasions in the...
2015/03/25 02:10
2015/03/25 02:10
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Tough love from Singapore’s founding father Having spent a significant part of my life in Singapore with Lee Kuan Yew as PM I am not a fan. He was anti-democratic and justified this authoritarianism...
2015/03/25 00:37
2015/03/25 00:37
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The Internet divide in Asean economics Published: 25 March 2015 7:49 AM Many countries in the Asean region still suffer from poor Internet coverage, low bandwidth and unaffordable access. – Reuters...
2015/03/24 15:56
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SINGAPORE: In this 2012 interview, PM Lee Hsien Loong shares his thoughts on his father, the Republic's founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Prime Minister, how would you describe Mr Lee Kuan...
2015/03/24 15:30
2015/03/24 15:30
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The division of the world into two hemispheres - North and South - at the equator also represents a common way of explaining economic and political inequalities, and gaps that separate rich and poor...
2015/03/24 10:19
2015/03/24 10:19
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... say the tests are flawed and the results should not be taken seriously. Last year, dozens of researchers and academics from around the world wrote an open letter to Andreas Schleicher,...
2015/03/24 08:09
2015/03/24 08:09
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That may have been derided by critics as the creation of a “nanny state” and there is no doubting the degree of self-censorship it bred, but the remarkable thing was that the cocoon of control did not...
2015/03/23 19:44
2015/03/23 19:44
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Legends clung to Lee Kuan Yew like barnacles on a rock. One of the commonest was that he was anti-India. "He's not with us" Indira Gandhi reportedly warned an Indian high commissioner-designate to...
2015/03/23 17:02
2015/03/23 17:02
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To every Singaporean, he was simply known as LKY — although to his last breath, he enjoyed the honorific title of “minister-mentor.” He was an awesome paternalistic figure in the city-state he...
2015/03/23 14:06
2015/03/23 14:06
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What we might call “the question of the state” — its nature, our experience of it, and its legitimacy, whether in particular or in general — has been coming up on the zeitgeist leaderboard lately; see...
2015/03/23 11:51
2015/03/23 11:51
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As Singapore began a week of national mourning for its founding father tributes were pouring in from around the globe. Lee Kuan Yew died early on Monday at the age of 91. The Philippines foreign...
2015/03/23 07:28
2015/03/23 07:28
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Hindu statesman Zed offers condolences on Lee Kuan YewMonday, 23 March 2015, 8:21 pmPress Release: Zed RajanHindu statesman Zed offers condolences on Lee Kuan Yew’s deathDistinguished Hindu statesman...
2015/03/23 04:02
2015/03/23 04:02
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... ministry as a "visionary statesman" and an inspiration to the world for building Singapore, formerly a sleepy port, "into an economic powerhouse and modern society." During his...
2015/03/23 00:56
2015/03/23 00:56
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... The balance of power. Lee’s foreign policy frequently entailed a tilt toward the U.S., not necessarily because he was intrinsically pro-American, but because he felt the U.S. was underweight in...
2015/03/23 00:37
2015/03/23 00:37
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... March 2015 7:56 AM Marking the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, the author reflects on the importance of learning about racism’s history...
2015/03/22 23:37
2015/03/22 23:37
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Get fathers more involved in raising children – Loh Soon How Published: 23 March 2015 7:07 AM Singapore has a narrow gender gap in education, health and economic participation, but it is fair to say...
2015/03/21 19:58
2015/03/21 19:58
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Nearly half a millennium of systematic Western colonial domination and exploitation has such a devastating impact on a small, island society that it certainly takes more than a half century for that...
2015/03/26 18:26
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