I Walked Among Graves On Hungry Ghost Festival

“The Chinese believe that one must be buried with the back against the mountain and have a clear unobstructed view in front.” This is one of the many things I learnt when I went for an introductory tour at Bukit Brown last month. Never in my life have I been to a...

Singapore Was Once In A State Of Emergency For 12 Years Due To A Communist Threat

State Of Emergency Declared To Deal With Malayan Communist Party You wouldn’t know this unless you’re a die-hard history buff – but Singapore once declared a state of emergency that kicked off exactly 70 years ago, and lasted for over a decade, from 1948 to 1960. What...

Singapore Was Once In A State Of Emergency For 12 Years Due To A Communist Threat

State Of Emergency Declared To Deal With Malayan Communist Party You wouldn’t know this unless you’re a die-hard history buff – but Singapore once declared a state of emergency that kicked off exactly 70 years ago, and lasted for over a decade, from 1948 to 1960. What...