Singapore offers financial, humanitarian aid to Nepal

Singapore on Sunday joined global humanitarian efforts for quake-hit Nepal, offering 100,000 dollars and medical and search-and-rescue teams.

1 in 10 Singapore citizens queue to pay respects to Lee Kuan Yew

More than 330,000 people, equivalent to 10 percent of Singapore`s citizen population, have visited the city-state`s parliament to pay their respects to late prime minister Lee Kuan Yew ahead of his cremation this weekend, officials said on Saturday.

Singapore overwhelmed by huge crowds mourning Lee

Overwhelmed by the huge crowds who have turned out to pay respects to founding leader Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore tried on Friday to discourage citizens from joining the queues but many said they were undeterred by the up to 10-hour wait.

Orchid named after Singapore's founding PM

An orchid named after former Singapore prime minister Lee Kuan Yew was on Tuesday presented to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at Istana.

Singapore mourns demise of Lee Kuan Yew: 'Won't see another man like him'
Singapore mourns demise of Lee Kuan Yew: 'Won't see another man like him'

Singaporeans were left in tears and the entire nation was in deep mourning as their founding father and first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, known for his fierce leadership, lost the battle to pneumonia and passed away on Monday morning.

Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew 'far-sighted statesman, lion among leaders': Narendra Modi
Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew 'far-sighted statesman, lion among leaders': Narendra Modi

Condoling the death of Singapore's founding father and first Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, PM Narendra Modi called him a 'far-sighted statesman' and a 'lion among the leaders'.

Singapore on edge as Lee Kuan Yew`s condition worsens

The health of independent Singapore`s founding father Lee Kuan Yew has worsened, the government said Saturday as one of the foremost figures of 20th century Asia struggled with severe pneumonia.

Condition of Singapore`s first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew worsens: Govt

The health condition of Singapore`s Lee Kuan Yew 'has worsened', the government said Saturday, as the critically ill founding leader of the city-state entered his seventh week in hospital.

Singapore`s founding leader Lee critically ill: Govt

Singapore`s founding prime minister Lee Kuan Yew is "critically ill" and his condition is worsening further while on life support in hospital, the government said Wednesday.

Ex-Singapore leader Lee Kuan Yew's health deteriorates

The health of Lee Kuan Yew, the founding father of modern Singapore, has deteriorated further and he remains critically ill in intensive care, the Prime Minister`s office said on Wednesday.

Condition of Singapore's first PM "largely unchanged"

 The condition of Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew remains "largely unchanged" in a hospital here where he has been admitted since last month and is on life support.

Singapore PM back at work after surgery

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was back at work on Tuesday after undergoing a successful surgery to remove his prostate gland.

Singapore PM back to work after prostate cancer surgery

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is back at work after undergoing a successful surgery for prostate cancer two weeks ago.

Singapore PM recovering well after prostate cancer surgery

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who underwent a successful surgery for prostate cancer two weeks ago, is recovering well, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong has said.

Singapore PM discharged from hospital

 Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was discharged from a hospital here today following a successful surgery for prostate cancer.

Singapore PM Lee has successful operation for cancer

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has successfully undergone surgery for prostate cancer and is expected to make a full recovery, his office said on Monday.

Narendra Modi wishes quick recovery for Singapore PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday night wished his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong a successful surgery and quick recovery.

Singapore Prime Minister diagnosed with prostate cancer

 Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will undergo a surgery on Monday.

Singapore police probe death threat against PM Lee

 Singapore police said Monday they were investigating after Facebook posts showing photographs of bullets were addressed to the prime minister of the city-state, which prides itself on its stability and security.

Blogger pays 29,000 dollars to Singapore PM in defamation case

A blogger has paid 29,000 dollars in costs for court proceedings to Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong after the premier won a defamation case against him.