The statue of the hugely influential Stamford Raffles in downtown Singapore. Photo: Shutterstock
The statue of the hugely influential Stamford Raffles in downtown Singapore. Photo: Shutterstock
Singapore

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Appealing but safe account of Singapore’s past and present ducks some hard questions

The BBC’s Nicholas Walton takes a walk across Singapore that allows him to paint an engaging picture of the city state, but when it comes to politics he pulls his punches

The statue of the hugely influential Stamford Raffles in downtown Singapore. Photo: Shutterstock
The statue of the hugely influential Stamford Raffles in downtown Singapore. Photo: Shutterstock
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