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Singapore teen pleads not guilty over online video

In an 8 minute clip that was posted on YouTube in March, Yee said Lee and Jesus were "both power-hungry and malicious".

Friends for the future

Singapore, India must keep renewing their cultural and historical links, writes Ambassador-at-large Tommy Koh.


Singapore teenager criticises founding father Lee Kuan Yew on social media, gets arrested

he case has reignited concerns about censorship in the Asian financial hub.

Fare thee well, Lee Kuan Yew

Singaporeans bid farewell to leader Lee Kuan Yew, in a three hour long state funeral.

In China, like Singapore

Chinese leaders have tried to imitate, not always accurately, Lee Kuan Yew’s statecraft.

Singapore bids farewell to founding father Lee Kuan Yew in elaborate funeral

During a week of national mourning that began on Monday after Lee's death, some 450,000 people queued for hours for a glimpse of the statesman's coffin at Parliament House.


Fifth Column: A time to lead

Singapore has become a model for China and most Southeast Asian countries. The beacon of change was Lee Kuan Yew.

Thousands pay tribute to the founding father Lee Kuan Yew on Singapore's streets

Singaporeans will be able to pay their last respects to the founding premier round the clock till Saturday.

The postmodern leader

Cleverly, ruthlessly, Lee Kuan Yew ensured Singapore punched above its weight.

Asian tiger

Lee Kuan Yew’s policies made Singapore influential. But even he was wary of calling it a model.

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World leaders pay tribute to Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew at his funeral

Leaders and dignitaries from more than two dozen countries are attending the state funeral.

Look Back: Lee Kuan Yew, the founding father of modern Singapore

Lee, country’s first and longest-serving Prime Minister guided Singapore through a traumatic split with Malaysia in 1965 and led the transformation of what was then a sleepy port city into a global trade and finance center.