Singapore, Indonesia Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Singapore celebrities pay tribute to Lee Kuan YewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Chen Hanwei, Edmund Chen, Pierre Png, Rebecca Lim, Nurul Aini, Fann Wong and more mark the passing of Singapore's founding Prime Minister. SINGAPORE: Local celebrities have joined other Singaporeans in turning up at the various tribute sites around Singapore to pay their respects to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore's founding Prime Minister.

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  2. Duterte sends condolence on Lee Kuan Yew's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Sun-Star

    DAVAO City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte sent his condolence to the Singaporean people and the family of Lee Kuan Yew, who died on Monday. In a letter to the Singapore Embassy in the Philippines Charge d' Affairs Scot Loh, Duterte said Lee's death is "not only Singapore's loss but the world's as well."

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  3. Hundreds flock Singapore missions across Asia to offer condolences for Lee Kuan YewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Straits Times

    Across Asia especially, ordinary people, government officials and expat Singaporeans have been streaming into Singapore missions to record their condolences, in books placed before black and white portraits of Lee Kuan Yew, flanked by flowers. In Kuala Lumpur Prime Minister Najib Razak arrived in the evening to sign the book, saying the Malaysian government and people extended heartfelt condolences to the Prime Minister, his family and the nation, and adding that the truly vibrant Singapore of today would not have been possible without the late Lee Kuan Yew's leadership.

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  4. Gun carriage will convey Mr Lee Kuan Yew's body from Istana to Parliament House on March 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Straits Times

    Members of the Singapore military rehearse with a ceremonial gun carriage with a glass receptacle on March 24, 2015, a day after the death of former Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. -- PHOTO: AFP Members of the Singapore military rehearse with a ceremonial gun carriage with a glass receptacle on March 24, 2015, a day after the death of former Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew.

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  5. Lee Kuan Yew has ingrained a forward-thinking attitude in our system: TharmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Channel NewsAsia spoke to Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam on Mr Lee Kuan Yew's contributions to building the economy, and the legacy Mr Lee leaves behind. SINGAPORE: Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam described the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew as a "great listener and a great questioner", and as one who had great foresight to secure Singapore's position on the world stage.

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  6. Mr Lee Kuan Yew 'touched many lives': Gan Kim YongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Health Minister Gan Kim Yong points out that the outpouring of emotion across Singapore over Mr Lee Kuan Yew's passing shows how important he was to the nation. Health Minister Gan Kim Yong speaking with residents paying tribute to Mr Lee Kuan Yew at Choa Chu Kang.

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  7. A320 aircraft involved in 60 'aviation occurrences' since launch in 1987Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Fox News

    The A320, the aircraft that crashed Tuesday in a mountainous region of southeastern France, has a stellar record -- the single-aisle, twin-engine plane lands every 2 seconds at some place in the world. Since its debut in 1987, more than 11,000 orders for planes from the A320 family have been made.

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  8. Mr Lee Kuan Yew's passing felt sorely by Singaporeans in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Singapore embassy in Jakarta has seen a steady stream of Singaporeans who went to pay tributes and pen their condolences to Mr Lee Kuan Yew. JAKARTA: Despite being far from home, the passing of Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew has been felt sorely by Singaporeans in Indonesia.

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  9. .com | SA mourns death of Singapore's founding fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | News24

    South Africa was saddened by the death of Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew, the international relations and co-operation department said on Tuesday. "South Africa mourns the death of a great Asian leader who spearheaded the transformation of Singapore from a tiny port city to the prosperous international financial, business, and transport hub that it is today," it said in a statement.

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  10. Wake held for LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Reuters

    NO REPORTER NARRATION Family and friends attended a private wake for Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew on Tuesday at the Istana, the official presidential residence, one day after the announcement of his death. The country's first prime minister died in the early hours of Monday morning at Singapore General Hospital, where he had been admitted on February 5 suffering from pneumonia.

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  11. Tributes to Mr Lee Kuan Yew pour in at Jurong community siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Straits Times

    A steady stream of people filed into the community tribute site at Jurong on Tuesday to pay tribute to former prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. Some brought flowers and cards to place at the site, and many viewed the photo exhibits and penned messages to Singapore's founding father.

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  12. Orchid named after Mr Lee Kuan Yew matches the hybrid named after late Mrs Lee: Khaw Boon WanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Straits Times

    The orchid named after Mr Lee Kuan Yew matches the orchid hybrid that was named after the late Mrs Lee, Vanda Kwa Geok Choo. The match is not only in terms of colour, form and stature, but both hybrids also share a few species in both their lineages, said Minister of National Development Khaw Boon Wan.

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  13. Mr Lee Kuan Yew 'gave me courage to go on', Tampines resident saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Straits Times

    Madam Koh Choo Neo bowed her head in prayer. Holding back tears, the 77-year-old then laid a bouquet of lilies on the table in front of Mr Lee Kuan Yew's portrait.

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  14. Thousands pay their respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew at PA headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Channelnewsasia.com

    They included past and present members of the People's Association, of which Mr Lee Kuan Yew was the founding chairman. SINGAPORE: Thousands turned up to pay their respects to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew at the People's Association headquarters on Tuesday .

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  15. The Communist who made Singapore a capitalist successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Spiked

    In the pack was Chin Peng, the leader of the Communist Party of Malaya - though before he rose against the British he had marched in the Victory Parade in London and been cheered for fighting the Japanese. The other dangerous insurgent was Lee Kuan Yew, a Communist and labour agitator in Singapore.

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  16. Lee Kuan Yew: the last of the great authoritariansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Spiked

    Revered by many, despised by others, his aura became such that, in recent years, few people dared say his name in public - preferring to call him either 'LKY' or 'the old man'. Brought up under British rule, and educated in law at Cambridge, Harry Lee, as he was known then, became the figure the British could do business with in the period of postwar decolonisation.

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  17. PM Modi to attend Lee Kuan Yew's funeral: MEARead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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  18. Remembering Lee Kuan Yew: Stories from March 24 edition of STRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Straits Times

    It was a day that had been widely anticipated, not least since Mr Lee himself had often spoken of the need for leadership succession and had pushed it relentlessly, giving up his own job as Prime Minister in 1990 after 31 years and while still robust at 67. Yet, when the time finally came - he died at 3.18am yesterday at the Singapore General Hospital where he had been hospitalised since Feb 5 with severe pneumonia - there was a palpable sense of loss in the country, from the halls of the Istana to the streets of Tanjong Pagar. He was the man who played the decisive role in the creation of Singapore as the people know it today.

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  19. Reihan Salam 2 hours ago It's easy to forget that the gleaming...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | National Review Online

    In the summer of 1964, for instance, just months before Singapore was essentially expelled from the newly established Federation of Malaysia, a street fight broke out between Malay and Chinese young men, which in turn sparked a broader conflagration that led to 23 deaths and many more injuries. To understand modern Singapore - its strengths as well as its flaws - it is absolutely essential to understand that its founding generation feared nothing more than a renewal of this kind of violence.

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  20. Three up for Best Set Design awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Straits Times

    Designers for Ten Thousand Tigers, The House Of Bernarda Alba and The Rise & Fall Of Little Voice are in the running Restraint was evident on the cavernous set of The House Of Bernarda Alba, which featured predominantly dark tones in a Peranakan house. -- PHOTO: WILD RICE The set of Ten Thousand Tigers is a visual feast of dioramas ranging from giant wayang kulit cut-outs to a patch of lallang.

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