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Singapore PM accused of lying in parliament by brother

Jul 04, 2017 - 8:09 PM

Lee Hsien Yang accuses Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong of falsely telling parliament that their father had been open to reconsidering plans to demolish a century old family bungalow

FAMILY FEUD. This handout photo released by the Ministry of Information and Communication (MCI) on July 3, 2017 shows Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaking at parliament house in Singapore. Handout photo from the Parliament House of Singapore via Singapore Ministry of Information and Communication/AFP

Singapore PM urges pause in paying tribute to Lee Kuan Yew

Apr 13, 2015 - 8:38 PM

The prime minister who is also the late Lee s eldest son responds to a variety of suggestions in parliament including naming Singapore s famed Changi Airport after the patriarch

LATE PM. Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew speaks in Singapore on March 20, 2013. File photo by Stephen Morrison/EPA

Grieving Singaporeans pay respects to Lee Kuan Yew

Mar 25, 2015 - 2:04 PM

UPDATED Singaporeans weep on the streets as former prime minister Lee Kuan Yew s flag draped coffin is transported in a gun carriage to Parliament for public viewing

SOLEMN MEMORIAL. A member of the vigil guard stands watch over the body of the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew which lies in state at the Parliament House in Singapore, 25 March 2015. Wallace Woon/EPA