Specter of controversy looms larger for The Phantom of Oxley Castle amidst clarification by Epigram Books

The specter of controversy is looming even larger for The Phantom of Oxley Castle, the picture book that lightly satirizes the Lee family saga with a quirky fairy tale. The book’s launch was scheduled to go on at The Arts House this Saturday, but the event was abruptly canceled over the weekend. Edmund Wee — CEO ...

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Picture book lightly satirizing Lee family feud has its launch event suddenly canceled

Picture book lightly satirizing Lee family feud has its launch event suddenly canceled

A picture book that lightly alludes to the family of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and the highly public feud with his siblings will no longer host its official debut this...

MFA to provide ‘necessary consular assistance’ to detained Singaporean journalist in Myanmar

MFA to provide ‘necessary consular assistance’ to detained Singaporean journalist in Myanmar

Freelance Singaporean photographer Lau Hon Meng remains in detention in Myanmar after he was arrested while doing his job. But the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has since...

Prince Charles begins Asia tour in Singapore

Prince Charles begins Asia tour in Singapore

Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla arrived in Singapore Monday to kick off an Asian tour aimed at cementing relations ahead of a meeting of Commonwealth states...

Singaporean journalist and former Coconuts Media photographer detained by Myanmar authorities

Singaporean journalist and former Coconuts Media photographer detained by Myanmar authorities

Last Friday, Myanmar police announced that they detained a Singaporean journalist and his fellow colleagues after they flew a drone over a parliament building in the capital city...

China, ASEAN eyeing trust-building naval exercise: Singapore

China, ASEAN eyeing trust-building naval exercise: Singapore

China and Southeast Asian nations may hold a joint naval exercise next year to help build trust, Singapore’s defense minister said Tuesday, following years of acrimony over...

WATCH: PM Lee’s first joint press conference with US President Donald Trump at the White House

WATCH: PM Lee’s first joint press conference with US President Donald Trump at the White House

We never thought that it would happen, but it had to, eventually. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong dropped by the White House to meet up with US President Donald Trump and talk...

Lee Hsien Yang returns to Facebook alleging that PM Lee has not reached out to settle their dispute

Lee Hsien Yang returns to Facebook alleging that PM Lee has not reached out to settle their dispute

Aaaand we are back with the Lee Family Saga! After what seemed to be eons since we last heard about the feud between Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and his siblings (and nephew),...

President Trump to host PM Lee at White House on Oct 23

President Trump to host PM Lee at White House on Oct 23

US President Donald Trump will host Singapore’s prime minister in Washington later this month, the White House said Tuesday, with North Korea likely topping the agenda. In a...

Britain’s Prince Charles to visit Singapore and Malaysia in October and November

Britain’s Prince Charles to visit Singapore and Malaysia in October and November

Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, will stop by Singapore on their tour of Southeast Asia at the end of October. The royal couple will...