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Photo of the Day: A Lotus Flower in Singapore

A lone lotus flower peeks through green lily pads in Singapore on April 18, 2015. (Mark Meng/Flickr)
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A lone lotus flower peeks through green lily pads in Singapore on April 18, 2015. (Mark Meng/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Hypnotic Curves in Singapore

Concentric lines of a massive building create hypnotic patterns in Singapore on March 12, 2015. (Jiew Peng Lim/Flickr)
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Concentric lines of a massive building create hypnotic patterns in Singapore on March 12, 2015. (Jiew Peng Lim/Flickr)

Orville Schell Remembers Lee Kuan Yew and His 'Alternative to the Messiness of Liberal Democracy'

Hospital staff mourn the passing of former Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew outside the Singapore General Hospital on March 23, 2015. (Suhaimi Abdullah/Getty Images)
Current Affairs

Writing in the Wall Street Journal, Asia Society's Orville Schell describes how Singapore's founding father both forged a country and influenced much of the rest of Asia.

Remembering Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew, 1923-2015

In a picture taken on June 5, 1959 Lee Kuan Yew, leader of People's Action Party poses after winning the elections in Singapore. Lee served as prime minister from 1959, when Singapore gained self-rule from colonial ruler Britain, until he stepped down in 1990 in favor of his deputy Goh Chok Tong, who in turn handed power to Lee Hsien Loong in 2004. (Terence Khoo/AFP/Getty Images)
Current AffairsPolicy

Asia Society staff, friends and family share their thoughts on the passing of "a visionary and a radical thinker."

#TBT: Lee Kuan Yew Speaks at 1994 Asia Society Conference

Then-Singapore Senior Minister Lee Kuan Yew speaks at 1994 event in Singapore.
Current Affairs

Each week, we'll reach into Asia Society's archives to find a photo from the organization's nearly 60-year history. This week: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew.

Watch: Five of Charlie Rose's Top Interviews on Asia

Television journalist Charlie Rose holds the Peabody Award he won for his
Current Affairs

Ahead of the veteran TV journalist's February 17 Asia Society conversation with Kevin Rudd on Asia's future, Asia Blog compiles some of his most memorable interviews with major Asian figures.

Photo of the Day: Parallel Patterns in Singapore

Window panes in Singapore's Garden by the Bay form a striking pattern on December 6, 2014. (John Sonderman/Flickr)
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Window panes in Singapore's Garden by the Bay form a striking pattern on December 6, 2014. (John Sonderman/Flickr)

Partnership Is the New Alliance: Why U.S.-Singapore Relations Should Be a Model for the U.S. in Asia

U.S. President Barack Obama (R) listens as Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong speaks to the media before their bilateral meeting in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, D.C., on April 2, 2013. (Jewel Samad/Getty Images)
Policy

Matt Stumpf of the Asia Society Policy Institute argues, “America’s success in building partnerships on the U.S.-Singapore model will determine whether U.S. engagement in Asia flourishes in the 21st century.”

Photo of the Day: A Brewing Storm in Singapore

Dark and stormy clouds gather over Singapore's skyline on August 29, 2014. (Eustaquio Santimano/Flickr)
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Dark and stormy clouds gather over Singapore's skyline on August 29, 2014. (Eustaquio Santimano/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Poised For Flight in Singapore

A bird latches on to a flower stem and prepares for flight at the Singapore Zoo on October 6, 2014. (Muhammad Ashiq/Flickr)
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A bird latches on to a flower stem and prepares for flight at the Singapore Zoo on October 6, 2014. (Muhammad Ashiq/Flickr)