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From JB Jeyaretnam’s 1981 election win to Chiam See Tong’s collapsed political alliance: new book details rise and fall of Singapore opposition

‘The First Wave’ is a new book on Singapore’s opposition parties and the role they have played in the country’s political development between 1981 and 2011.

2 Sep 2019 - 3:13PM

‘The First Wave’ is a new book on Singapore’s opposition parties and the role they have played in the country’s political development between 1981 and 2011.

From JB Jeyaretnam’s 1981 election win to Chiam See Tong’s collapsed political alliance: new book details rise and fall of Singapore opposition
On the Singapore media’s run-ins with Lee Kuan Yew, and the newsroom calamity waiting to happen: veteran newsman PN Balji tells all in new book

Balji spent 40 years working in five newsrooms and oversaw the coverage of some of Singapore’s most significant events.

21 Jun 2019 - 12:17PM

Balji spent 40 years working in five newsrooms and oversaw the coverage of some of Singapore’s most significant events.

On the Singapore media’s run-ins with Lee Kuan Yew, and the newsroom calamity waiting to happen: veteran newsman PN Balji tells all in new book
On Lee Kuan Yew’s Sentosa nudist colony idea, being a ‘seat warmer’ and the politician he’d never speak to: former Singapore Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong tells all in his new book

Tall Order: The Goh Chok Tong Story is a portrait of Singapore’s second prime minister trying to find his own voice in the shadow of his predecessor

3 Nov 2018 - 9:45AM

Tall Order: The Goh Chok Tong Story is a portrait of Singapore’s second prime minister trying to find his own voice in the shadow of his predecessor

On Lee Kuan Yew’s Sentosa nudist colony idea, being a ‘seat warmer’ and the politician he’d never speak to: former Singapore Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong tells all in his new book