• Mr Lee Kuan Yew Passes Away, 7 Days of National Mourning Declared
  • Tan Wah-Piow: Lee Kuan Yew's Death will Set the People Free
  • A Condolence Letter from Low Thia Khiang to PM Lee
  • Goodbye Our Beloved Supreme Leader Lee Kuan Yew
  • I will Not Mourn Lee Kuan Yew's Death, I Will Celebrate his Life
  • S R Nathan: Lee Kuan Yew Saved us from Becoming a Communist State
  • $20 Million or Probably More, Temasek must Disclose CEO’s Pay Package
  • PM Lee on Passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew: He Gave his Entire Life to Singapore
  • PM Lee Declares State Funeral for Lee Kuan Yew
  • Josephine Teo: Goodbye Mr. Lee Kuan Yew

MORE THAN 10 POLICE REPORTS FILED OVER 17 YR OLD'S VIDEO REJOICING LKY'S DEATH

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 6:46pm

Police have explained that at least 10 police reports have been filed over the video posted by 17 year old Amos Yee rejoicing about Lee Kuan Yew's death. The video, titled "Lee Kuan Yew is Finally Dead!" was viewed close to 300,000 just over 2 days after it was posted on YouTube but it has since been marked as 'private' and cannot be viewed by the public. 


LEE HSIEN YANG: LEE KUAN YEW WAS A GOOD FATHER, HUSBAND AND GRANDFATHER

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 6:14pm

Giving a Eulogy at Lee Kuan Yew's State Funeral service, Mr Lee Hsien Yang, shared an insight into Mr Lee Kuan Yew as a family man instead of the usual public figure Singaporeans are accustomed to. Hsien Yang said that his father had always been a public figure for as long as he could remember and he felt that Lee Kuan Yew may have had a tinge of regret at not having spent as much time with his children as they grew up.


THE FUTURE SINGAPORE SHOULD BE BUILT ON NEW PRINCIPLES

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 5:43pm

How do you make everyone learn English? Close down Chinese schools. How do you make people pick up Mandarin? Abolish dialects. How do you make people stop sticking chewing gums around? Ban the sale of chewing gums. This has been LKY's Singapore. I hope we do better in the years to come. 


NETIZEN CAPTURES VIDEO OF RSAF MISSING MAN FORMATION WHICH MEDIACORP MISSED

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 5:34pm

An aerial salute to Mr Lee Kuan Yew was performed by the RSAF Black Knights today with a Missing Man Formation fly-past. It had been announced on Friday that they would be doing the fly-past but it failed to be recorded and put on air today during the coverage of the state funeral procession. 


MINISTER SHANMUGAM: OVER 1 MILLION PEOPLE CAME TO PAY RESPECTS

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 2:05pm

HEARTWARMING SCENES: PEOPLE BRAVING THE RAIN FOR MR LEE'S FINAL JOURNEY

I am deeply moved as I watch the outpouring of emotions.

I am told that there are online postings about how 100,000 people lined the streets for the late South African leader Nelson Mandela.


FOREIGN WORKER PAYING TRIBUTE TO LKY: "WITHOUT HIM, I WOULD HAVE NO JOB"

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 1:49pm

Thousands upon thousands have lined the streets today to pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew who's state funeral procession passed by today. Among those who were present included foreign workers. According to TNP, one of the foreign workers was Mr Sivalingam Raja, a 32-year-old worker from India who told them that without Mr Lee Kuan Yew, he would not have had a job in Singpaore building the big buildings here.


UPDATES FROM LEE KUAN YEW'S STATE FUNERAL PROCESSION

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 12:56pm

Lee Kuan Yew's state funeral procession started at 12:30pm to cover a path of 15.4kms from Parliament House to NUS Cultural Centre. Despite the heavy rain, Singaporeans and foreigners alike lined the streets to pay their final respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew, the man widely regarded as the founding father of Singapore.


ABOUT 4,000 FISHERMEN STRANDED ON INDONESIAN ISLANDS

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 11:45am

The number of foreign fishermen stranded on several remote eastern Indonesian islands has spiralled to 4,000, including some revealed in an Associated Press investigation to have been enslaved. Many are migrant workers abandoned by their boat captains after the government passed a moratorium on foreign fishing five months ago, according to the International Organisation for Migration, which released the figure yesterday (March 28). 


A HINT OF CHINA’S REAL VIEW OF LEE KUAN YEW ?

THEREALSINGAPORE 29 March 2015 - 11:38am

One of the self-serving narratives of LKY and the PAP administration is that LKY had good, long-standing personal relations with Chinese leaders. They were “old friends”. Well then, how come it seems that China’s leaders are not giving that much face to LKY (and S’pore) by only standing Vice-President Li Yuanchao? 


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