03 Feb '12, 9pm

Dr Toh Chin Chye, 1921-2012: Remembering one of S'pore's founding fathers

MARCH 24, 1957. People's Action Party (PAP) secretary-general Lee Kuan Yew was in London as the party's representative for the second all-party constitutional talks that Lim Yew Hock's government was holding with Singapore's colonial masters. Unbeknownst to Mr Lee, back in Singapore, a stormy meeting, chaired by Dr Toh Chin Chye, was being held at the PAP headquarters on Neil Road. Concerned with the internal security provisions that the British would impose on Singapore, 19 pro-communist trade unions within the party had demanded for this special meeting to force the PAP to denounce the London talks. Tensions between the pro-communist and non-communist factions in the party - long simmering under the surface - had suddenly erupted into the first open challenge against the leadership helmed by Mr Lee. Held from 8pm to 3am the following day, this marathon meeting - etched i...

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Remembering Dr Toh Chin Chye

Remembering Dr Toh Chin Chye

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tankinlian.blogspot.com 04 Feb '12, 5am

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tankinlian.blogspot.com 03 Feb '12, 9am

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channelnewsasia.com 04 Feb '12, 7am

SINGAPORE: Members of the public have started paying their respects to the late Dr Toh Chin Chye who died at the age of 90...

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tankinlian.blogspot.com 04 Feb '12, 12pm

I retired from NTUC Income on 28 February 2007, after heading this cooperative for 30 years. I now run a consultancy compa...

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straitstimes.com 04 Feb '12, 6am

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PAP founding chairman Toh Chin Chye dies

PAP founding chairman Toh Chin Chye dies

straitstimes.com 04 Feb '12, 4am

Dr Toh struggled for Singapore's independence and served as deputy prime minister. But he would later become a critic of t...

Tributes to Dr. Toh Chin Chye

tankinlian.blogspot.com 04 Feb '12, 1pm

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singaporemind.blogspot.com 05 Feb '12, 1am

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singaporegovt.blogspot.com 03 Feb '12, 6am

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sg.news.yahoo.com 03 Feb '12, 6am

Dr. Toh is the REAL founding father of the PAP. He started the party in London before LKY joined them. When they are back ...

PM Lee says Toh Chin Chye's death a reminder of...

todayonline.com 04 Feb '12, 9pm

SINGAPORE - When Mr Han Hai Kwang came to pay his last respects to Dr Toh Chin Chye yesterday, he not only brought his 81-...

Private funeral for Toh Chin Chye on Feb 7, ceremonial gun carriage to Mandai

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straitstimes.com 03 Feb '12, 9am

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tankinlian.blogspot.com 05 Feb '12, 2am

I retired from NTUC Income on 28 February 2007, after heading this cooperative for 30 years. I now run a consultancy compa...