• Analyst: More People will Oppose Lee Hsien Loong once LKY Passes Away
  • Lee Kuan Yew's Collaboration with the Japanese and his Hypocrasy
  • LKY to Reporters: Please be Professional and Don't Falsely Report My Death
  • Conversation with my Passenger: The Malaysian on LKY
  • When Wishing for a "Speedy Recovery" is No Longer Appropriate
  • CPF Interest and How Singaporeans are often Forced to Pay Double
  • Lee Kuan Yew is Human and we Should Remember him as Such
  • Indranee Rajah: The Nation Stands United Wishing LKY Well
  • How do PRCs View Singaporeans?
  • Jokowi Considers Revoking Citizenship of Indonesians Joining Islamic State

HOW DOES GERMANY AFFORD FREE TUITION FOR ALL OF ITS CITIZENS?

THEREALSINGAPORE 27 March 2015 - 10:41am

Last Year, Germany announced it was making its university system free. Given mounting college costs in America, ATTN: wanted to interview a higher education expert to learn whether any best practices could be applied domestically. We spoke with Mark Huelsman from the New York-based think tank Demos for answers. 


ENDLESS PROPAGANDA ABOUT LEE KUAN YEW IS DISTORTING NATIONAL HISTORY EDUCATION

THEREALSINGAPORE 27 March 2015 - 10:33am

The continuous endless stream of accolades that have been published and broadcasted these few days by the state controlled media, propagating and forced feeding to Singaporeans with overwhelmingly out-of-proportionate ‘all-good-no-bad’ comments about LKY, is getting a bit nauseating. 


VIETNAMESE FORMER SCHOLAR SHARES HIS THOUGHTS ON LEE KUAN YEW AS A DIPLOMAT

THEREALSINGAPORE 27 March 2015 - 10:26am

Much has been said about Lee Kuan Yew's domestic policies, so as a student of diplomatic history I would like to offer some thoughts on a limited aspect of Lee Kuan Yew the diplomat. During the Cold War, Lee Kuan Yew was one of the most prominent voices calling for action to counter Communist Vietnam, mistaking it to be a pawn of the Soviet Union and a sponsor of Communist subversion in the region. 


3 IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER EXPLOSION TEARS THROUGH BUILDING IN NEW YORK

THEREALSINGAPORE 27 March 2015 - 10:08am

Three people are in critical condition and nine others were injured after a building explosion led to a seven-alarm fire that erupted in Manhattan's East Village this afternoon, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said today. About 250 firefighters were on the scene. 


ST WRITER: THOSE DISRESPECTING LEE KUAN YEW SHOULD BE PUNISHED

THEREALSINGAPORE 27 March 2015 - 10:04am

I HAVE heard many disrespectful jokes and opinions regarding Mr Lee Kuan Yew over the past few weeks. With his death, let all Singaporeans stop tolerating such disrespectful comments made against Mr Lee and take the individuals who make them to task, by raising the issue with the relevant authorities or the individuals' respective professional or governing bodies. 


SEVERAL PEOPLE FAINT WHILE QUEUEING UP TO PAY RESPECT TO LEE KUAN YEW

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 March 2015 - 11:56pm

Thousands upon thousands of Singaporeans have queued up for hours to pay their last respects to Mr Lee Kuan Yew and now, there have been a few who have fainted from standing too long. Today, temperatures went up to 34 degrees and during the day, queues were still between 5 to 8 hours long.

 


SINGAPOREANS UNSURE WHAT COLOUR TO WEAR THIS SUNDAY

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 March 2015 - 11:43pm

Messages have been circulating around Whatsapp and Social Media lately calling on Singaporeans to wear a certain colour this Sunday to mark Mr Lee Kuan Yew's funeral day. The first message was a short text piece shared around Whatsapp calling on everyone to wear black.


CHINA TO SPEND $8.8M TO TURN LEE KUAN YEW'S ANCESTRAL HOME INTO TOURIST SPOT

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 March 2015 - 8:53pm

Authorities in Guangdong are trying to capitalise on Lee Kuan Yew by invetsing 40 Million yuan (S$8.8 Million) to turn Lee Kuan Yew's "Ancestral Home" into a tourist spot. The problem is, Mr Lee Kuan Yew has never actually even stepped foot in the supposed ancestral home and he has always regarded Singapore as his home.


GERMANWINGS CO-PILOT INTENDED TO DESTROY PLANE, SAYS FRENCH PROSECUTOR

THEREALSINGAPORE 26 March 2015 - 8:35pm

The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appears to have deliberately crashed the plane after he was left alone in the cockpit, according to a French prosecutor. The captain was intentionally locked outside minutes before the A320 crashed into an alpine mountain ridge, French Prosecutor Brice Robin said Thursday. Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, a 28-year-old German national, was silent throughout the plane’s descent and was alive at the point of impact, according to the prosecutor.


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