Tears and tributes flow for Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader and former president of South Africa who died on December 6, 2013 at age 95. He will be buried in his home village Qunu after laying in state in Pretoria for three days.
Health, art incentives, taxi fares and HDB flats were among issues discussed in Parliament on Tuesday. Two Bills were passed, including the Central Provident Fund (Amendment) Bill. Non-Constituency MP Gerald Giam filed an adjournment motion on "Easing the Cost of Healthcare for Singaporeans".