Former President S R Nathan's body will be transferred from his Ceylon Road home to the Parliament House, where members of the public can pay their final respects.
A powerful earthquake shook central Italy on Wednesday, leaving at least 159 people dead and a trail of destruction across several mountain villages packed with holidaymakers.
A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar on Wednesday, killing at least three people and damaging nearly 200 pagodas in the famous ancient capital of Bagan, officials said.
The State Flag will be draped over the casket in the presence of Mr Nathan’s family at Parliament House, where the Lying-in-State will take place.
He was calm and steady under pressure, quick-witted in a delicate situation and someone who trusted his commanders to get the job done without micromanagement, Mr Tee shared in an interview with Channel NewsAsia.
This comes after a teacher was diagnosed with active tuberculosis last week.
Regardless Of Race
School children in Singapore celebrate Racial Harmony Day every year to learn the importance of getting along in a multicultural and multi-ethnic society. But does the yearly event actually leave an impression?Regardless Of Race
We say the words, "Regardless of race, language or religion." But majority privilege may be more real in Singapore than some would like to think. Watch what happens in this experiment - and how participants react.
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