A rehearsal for Singapore’s 54th National Day celebrations. Photo: Ministry of Defence

For Singapore’s 54th birthday, Mahathir, Jokowi are welcome. Raffles’ ghost, not so much

  • The leaders of Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei join an estimated 250,000 people celebrating the Lion City’s National Day
  • The spectre of British colonialism makes an appearance too, but as an unwanted guest
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A rehearsal for Singapore’s 54th National Day celebrations. Photo: Ministry of Defence
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