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Other ethnic groups 1.4%
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Get for me: A short story
This is a short story entitled HIS FATHER'S SON written by Raymond Han in 1999.
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HIS FATHER'S SON
"Oh Yoke Kuen, I'm
so terribly sorry to hear the news."
To continue reading the
short story, please click : HIS FATHER'S
Get for me: New Books
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Singapore: A Pictorial History 1819-2000
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The road shown on the front cover was Holloway Lane. It has recently gone the way of the Dodo and in its place is an open ground awaiting redevelopment. In the background is St Joseph's Church in Queen's Street.
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Did You Know?
The Food Alley in Murray Street was completed in 1929. Additions and alterations were carried out in 1977 by the Urban Redevelopment Authority.
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News Flash Today, Wednesday 5 Jan 2000
Singapore aims to import and export S$500 billion of goods every year by 2005.
Manila: A man convicted of raping his daughter 100 times was put to death by lethal injection in the Philippines yesterday.
Manila: Briton on death row for child rape in 1998 freed after the Supreme Court ruled that prosecutors failed to prove the charge.
Around the world
London: A long-range missile, fast enough to catch any combat fighter, is being jointly developed by Russia and China, according to British Aerospace.
Courtesy of The Straits Times
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