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INDRANEE CLAIMS LKY HAD ALTERNATIVE DISPOSITION TO PRESERVE HOUSE, TRYING TOO HARD?

The plain and ordinary meaning of Mr Lee’s words that “if our children are unable to demolish the House as a result of any changes in the laws, rules or regulations binding them, it is my wish that the House never be opened to others except my children, …” should not be interpreted as Mr Lee’s alternative disposition to preserve the house, as Ms Indranee tries to claim in her statement that Mr Lee “specifically accepts and acknowledges that demolition may not take place”, i.e., that Mr Lee specifically accepted that the house might be preserved.

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WILL NHB'S DECISION TO NOT FOLLOW STANDARD PROCEDURE COME BACK TO HAUNT THEM?

Clerical errors aside, both the National Archives of Singapore and the National Heritage Board will be haunted by the monumental lapse in judgement on the part of the NHB. Who will trust their personal legacy, much less our national heritage and legacy, to be preserved by a state organ that may have betrayed its own values?

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GRAB RIDER SHOCKED THAT PRIVACY INVADING INWARD CAMERAS ARE ALLOWED BY GRAB

On 21st June 2017, at about 4.35 pm, I booked a Grab share car from Sengkang to Punggol. I was picked up first, followed by the next passenger, a lady. On the way to my drop off point, i looked up above and saw a video recording camera located at the top left hand corner of the vehicle facing in the direction of the customers.

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BUKIT BATOK RESIDENTS FACE 2 MONTHS OF NEW LIFT BREAKDOWNS, DID THEY VOTE FOR THIS?

Amidst the FamiLee drama, let us not forget that we still have to put up with many unsolved problems from chronic overcrowding and frequent breakdown of public transport system to signalling faults to hospital overcrowding to......HDB lift breakdowns! We urge the residents not to worry. For past 2 months, residents of Blk 296C at the spanking new (and costly) Bukit Batok development Skyline II have had to put up with frequent lift breakdowns. We are sure they will be well taken care of by their PAP MP Murali Pillai, whom they overwhelmingly voted in to Parliament with a whopping 61.2% of the votes in 2016.

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LEE HSIEN LOONG BETRAYS ASIAN VALUE OF FILIAL PIETY BY GOING AGAINST LKY WISHES?

By defying his late father's wish to have his house demolished and twisting his words, Lee Hsien Loong is betraying the very important value of filial piety in Asian society. And ironically, filial piety is central to Confucianism which his late father tried to use as a cloak to legitimise his authoritarian rule. His act of defying LKY's wish hence will have the effect of diminishing respect many older folks have for him.

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