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China honours Lee Kuan Yew for 'long-standing' support of its development

China on Tuesday honoured Singapore's founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew in recognition of his and Singapore's "long-standing support" of ...

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The TV cook tweets a stand against unrealistic photographic representations of herself. Also, word of the day: "Pernicious".

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The struggle to bring up Tamimi, a 13-year-old with brittle bone disease

What does it take to care for a child with disability, when even an act of holding him too hard would break his bones? On The ...

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Japan Airlines' saviour was 77-year-old retiree and ordained Buddhist monk Kazuo Inamori.

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When your son has had over 50 fractures by the age of 13, and your hug can break his bones - it takes a love that never falters. 


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(Dr Mahathir) has described our two countries and compared them to a pair of twins. And that’s a good illustration. As twins, you ought to embrace each other and help each other grow and help each other succeed and celebrate each other’s achievements. ​​​​​​​

Singapore Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan on the maritime dispute with Malaysia

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The ceiling fell, then the entire second floor collapsed and we were all stuck. We managed to escape after everyone kicked through the wall.

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At the end of the day, it is about what is in the child’s best interests.

Ivan Cheong, lawyer for a gay Singaporean man who was allowed to adopt his surrogate son

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I feel sad wondering how he’d manage after I’m gone, how he’d live, what his future and his marriage life would be like. Whatever happens, we’ll accept it and continue to live our lives on a day-to-day basis.

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If we could just [enable] them to study… Maybe one of them will make it out of their hometowns, and that’ll make all the difference.

Taiwanese model-actress Lin Chi-ling, on why she plans to focus on charity work building schools in remote parts of China

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With the eyes of the world on you, you chose to highlight your work with the poor, and to send a much-needed message of hope to all. With those words, you already became a winner in our hearts.

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