Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah, front right, is accompanied by Singapore's President Tony Tan Keng Yam as they inspect an honour guard during his welcoming ceremony at the Istana presidential palace in Singapore. Photo: AFP

In Singapore, how Malay is Malay?

The Lion City’s constitution mandates an ethnic leader at least once every 30 years, but the top contenders in an upcoming election all have less than ideal genealogies for the post

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Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah, front right, is accompanied by Singapore's President Tony Tan Keng Yam as they inspect an honour guard during his welcoming ceremony at the Istana presidential palace in Singapore. Photo: AFP
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