Mr Lee’s final journey
SUNDAY MARCH 29, 2015
SINGAPORE - Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on Sunday shared personal insights about what it was like to be the son of Mr Lee Kuan Yew, a great leader but also a father figure who cared about him deeply.
SINGAPORE - Crowds that had lined the streets hours before Mr Lee Kuan Yew's state funeral procession was scheduled to begin, braving the heavy downpour, struggled to contain their emotions as the cortege passed them by.
SINGAPORE - Second son Hsien Yang pays tribute to his Papa.
Tens of thousands braved torrential rain to say goodbye.
- The Straits Times ST readers send in more than 100 photos of State funeral procession t.co/rAErtL5u4G #LeeKuanYew t.co/6gWLI4FWXW
- The Straits Times Malaysian Jason Ting Kuan Yew is named after Singapore's first prime minister, Mr #LeeKuanYew. t.co/om4khcdhyW t.co/yT3v09uDXw
- The Straits Times PM Lee Hsien Loong arrives at Mandai Crematorium. #LeeKuanYew. t.co/VNXBQCh04t t.co/9dsuCnjlWV
- The Straits Times Elderly #Thai woman rides bus and motorcycle for 3 hours to watch Mr #LeeKuanYew's funeral. t.co/WWc58YiLSQ t.co/5eIV3u4VoT
- The Straits Times #LeeKuanYew: "This is George Gascon. He's my photographer." t.co/qJmWi9xxt8 t.co/okDQHhc06v
- The Straits Times Here are the 10 eulogies that were delivered today for S'pore's founding father #LeeKuanYew t.co/Bqdee1p9ic t.co/akonUwFLci
- The Straits Times #LeeKuanYew a good man & husband,good father & grandfather: 2nd son Lee Hsien Yang's eulogy. t.co/4kfrDizoY7 t.co/lh8c4WhBBV
- The Straits Times Thank you #LeeKuanYew on behalf of young Singaporeans: Ex-journalist Cassandra Chew's eulogy. t.co/odEgdzwi7q t.co/KlCDxN0xwC
- The Straits Times End of National Anthem marks the end of the State funeral Service for #LeeKuanYew. t.co/l0Tetcpxav
- The Straits Times A lone bugler sounds a final salute to #LeeKuanYew. The Nation Anthem is played after a moment of silence. t.co/O2F3anmkHW
SINGAPORE - Heavy rain has begun to fall across several parts of Singapore where Mr Lee Kuan Yew's state funeral procession will pass through.