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Germanwings Co-Pilot Andreas Lubitz Appears to Have Deliberately Crashed Plane

PARIS—The co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 appears to have deliberately crashed the plane—killing himself and 149 other people—after locking himself alone inside the cockpit, according to French prosecutors.

The investigation into what brought down the plane is now centered on the likelihood …


Bill Clinton to Lead U.S. Delegation to Lee Kuan Yew Funeral

SINGAPORE—Former U.S. president Bill Clinton will lead an American delegation to the funeral on Sunday of Singapore’s founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew.

The U.S. delegation will include former secretary of state Henry Kissinger, who was a close friend of Mr. Lee’s, as well as former national …

Lee Kuan Yew

Uniquely Singaporean ways of commemorating Lee Kuan Yew

Singapore suffered a great loss with the death of its founding father, Mr Lee Kuan Yew, on Monday morning.

The Government declared a seven-day …

10 things to note for public heading to Parliament House: MCI

SINGAPORE - The Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI) has come up with a list of things to note for members of the public wishing to pay …

Lee Kuan Yew

Calvin Cheng rebuts critics on Singapore trading freedom for economic success

THE Western press has been relentless in trotting out the opinion that Mr Lee Kuan Yew had built Singapore's undeniable economic success while …


Mr Lee Kuan Yew's ancestral home to be turned into tourist spot

DABU (Guangdong) - The authorities in a county in southern China are spending 40 million yuan (S$8.8 million) to turn Mr Lee Kuan Yew's ancestral …


See Photos From Lee Kuan Yew’s Election as Singapore’s First Prime Minister

Looking back to the day the country's longest-serving modern leader began his tenure

When the People’s Action Party won the 1959 general election in Singapore, making Lee Kuan Yew the country’s first prime minister, LIFE was there to capture the energy in the elated crowd.

And when Singapore was …


Australia, New Zealand pass parliamentary motions to mourn Lee Kuan Yew

SINGAPORE: The governments of Australia and New Zealand have passed parliamentary motions to mourn the passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, as a testament to …


US lawmakers pay respects to Lee Kuan Yew

CAPITOL HILL, WASHINGTON DC: A book of condolences for Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew has been set up at the US Capitol, in the …

Lee Kuan Yew

Tamil Nadu villages mourn Lee Kuan Yew's passing

NEW DELHI: Several villages in the southern Indian province of Tamil Nadu are remembering Mr Lee Kuan Yew. Though these villages might not even be …

Lee Kuan Yew

Road closures for Lee Kuan Yew's state funeral procession rehearsal

SINGAPORE: Several roads will be closed to vehicular traffic from midnight to 5am on Friday (Mar 27) for Mr Lee Kuan Yew's state funeral procession …

Lee Kuan Yew

Airlines Keep Fuel Savings for Themselves

As long as flights are full, there’s no incentive for airlines to cut prices

On Dec. 14, looked at how the drop in the price of crude was affecting air fares. While motorists were enjoying low pump prices, we found, air travelers were paying the same for a ticket as they were before the …

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How Pilots Are Screened for Depression and Suicide

While it’s not clear exactly why Germanwings Flight 9525 crashed into a French mountainside, the black box from the cockpit raises questions about whether mental health issues were involved, and how aviation officials identify and monitor the mental health of pilots.

Prosecutor Brice Robin said that …


Lee Kuan Yew, the scourge of liberal western media, is on the cover of TIME

Being featured on the cover of a magazine, even an international publication, is not something Lee Kuan Yew cares about.

But we are talking about Time

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EasyJet changes cockpit rules after Germanwings crash

LONDON: British low-cost airline easyJet said it will from Friday require two crew members to be in the cockpit at all times, following the …


Twitter launches video streaming app Periscope

REUTERS - Twitter Inc launched a video streaming app called Periscope on Thursday, just days after reports that it had blocked a rival app called …


'A great leader and statesman': ASEAN Secretary-General on Lee Kuan Yew

SINGAPORE: The Secretary-General of ASEAN Le Luong Minh paid his last respects to to Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew on Wednesday …

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Live updates: Passing of Lee Kuan Yew, Day 4

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced a period of National Mourning for Mr Lee Kuan Yew from Monday to Sunday (Mar 29). Tribute venues have been

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Germanwings co-pilot likely crashed jet deliberately: Prosecutor

PARIS: The co-pilot of a Germanwings jet that went down in the French Alps, killing 150 people, appears to have crashed the plane deliberately, a …


Germanwings crash: 'co-pilot's actions leave us speechless,' says airline – live updates


State Funeral service details for Mr Lee Kuan Yew released

SINGAPORE: The State Funeral Organising Committee has released the details for the funeral for Singapore's founding Prime Minister, Mr Lee Kuan Yew. …

Lee Kuan Yew

Singapore’s Founding Prime Minister Dies At Age 91

Lee Kuan Yew led the country for 31 years as it became an economic powerhouse. The city state began seven days of mourning on Monday.

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s first and longest serving prime minister, died Monday at age 91, the nation’s government said.

He died early Monday morning at Singapore …


This Was Singapore Before Lee Kuan Yew Transformed It

He had a vision, and more.

This was Singapore’s founding father, Lee Kuan Yew. He was instrumental in transforming the country into the financial powerhouse that it is today.

This was what Singapore looked like before he led the nation to its independence.

Clifford Pier and Singapore Harbour

A side …

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Lee Kuan Yew: How did Asia remember him?

"Anyone who thinks he is a statesman ought to see a psychiatrist."

That comment, from Lee Kuan Yew, the most quotable of Asian leaders, must have been made with his tongue at least partly in his cheek. His exceptionally long tenure on the diplomatic stage, his brilliant intellect and ruthless …

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Germanwings plane crash: Victims' families to visit site

Relatives and friends of the 150 passengers and crew on Germanwings Flight 4U 9525 are due to go to the crash site high in the French Alps.

Lufthansa will operate two special flights - one from Barcelona and one from Duesseldorf - to Marseille, and both groups will travel on by road.

Reports say one …


Download 422 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

You could pay $118 on Amazon for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s catalog The Art of Illumination: The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean


Germanwings Pilot Was Locked Out of Cockpit Before Crash in France

PARIS — As officials struggled Wednesday to explain why a jet with 150 people on board crashed in relatively clear skies, an investigator said evidence from a cockpit voice recorder indicated one pilot left the cockpit before the plane’s descent and was unable to get back in.

A senior military …


They came simply to say 'Thank you, Mr Lee'

This street has never known such silence. This city of perpetual motion, but for a solemn breeze brushing the leaves, is strangely still. This area …


Bill Clinton to head US presidential delegation to attend Lee Kuan Yew funeral

WASHINGTON: United States President Barack Obama on Thursday (Mar 26) announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to Singapore to attend …

Lee Kuan Yew

What Our Generation Don’t Know About Mr Lee Kuan Yew.

When I saw the news about the passing of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, I did feel quite upset but not that affected. But it was after I stumbled upon the video …