05 Feb '12, 8pm

Remembering Dr Toh Chin Chye: In subsequent meetings with him, I found him to be a very open and forthright pers...

Remembering Dr Toh Chin Chye: In subsequent meetings with him, I found him to be a very open and forthright pers...

February 6, 2012 by admin Filed under: Current Affairs and Politics , Dr Wong Wee Nam By Dr Wong Wee Nam 05 February 2012 I cannot forget his kind gesture. It was the morning after the 1997 General Election. I had come back at 2 am after the results had been announced that my team had lost. I went straight to bed. At 8 am, the phone rang and woke me up. At the other end was the familiar voice of Dr Toh Chin Chye. For the next 45 minutes, he consoled me, gave a lot of encouraging words, and suggested some ideas for the way forward. It was really thoughtful of him. After all, who was I that the founding chairman of the PAP should call me up and console me? It further confirmed my impression of him — a very down-to-earth man, with no airs. When he shared an opinion, he would do so as an equal and not as a hectoring lecturer. This is quite unlike many minions of the party whom...

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Tributes to Dr. Toh Chin Chye

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

Dr. Toh Chin Chye and CPF withdawal age Education - equality or excellence? Excellent speech by Dr. Toh Chin Chye Welcome ...

What if there had been no Toh Chin Chye?

What if there had been no Toh Chin Chye?

straitstimes.com 04 Feb '12, 5am

During the Big Split, Dr Toh Chin Chye soldiered on valiantly even when his Rochor branch broke away and his branch secret...

Excellent speech by Dr. Toh Chin Chye

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

This is an excellent speech by Dr. Toh Chin Chye. He is a leader with conviction and can think on his own. A wonderful per...

Dr. Toh Chin Chye : He fought his own party... ...

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

Singaporeans will remember Dr. Toh Chin Chye as a fighter. He fought for independence of Singapore and in the later part o...

Singaporeans pay their respects to Dr. Toh Chin Chye

Singaporeans pay their respects to Dr. Toh Chin...

dinmerican.wordpress.com 06 Feb '12, 6am

Singaporeans pay their respects to Dr. Toh Chin Chye The Passing of Dr Toh Chin Chye by Channel News Asia Members of the p...

In pictures: Remembering Toh Chin Chye, 1921 - ...

straitstimes.com 04 Feb '12, 6am

PAP founding chairman Toh Chin Chye dies In pictures: Remembering Toh Chin Chye, 1921 - 2012 Remembering Toh Chin Chye: 'H...

Loved ones kept Dr Toh Chin Chye company

Loved ones kept Dr Toh Chin Chye company

straitstimes.com 05 Feb '12, 3am

Wreaths being laid out for Dr Toh's wake. His neighbours remembered the lush garden of exotic orchids that he personally n...

Dr. Toh Chin Chye fought against PAP

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...

Toh Chin Chye and Lee Kuan Yew were cut from the same cloth #singapore

Toh Chin Chye and Lee Kuan Yew were cut from th...

theonlinecitizen.com 05 Feb '12, 6pm

With the passing away of Dr Toh Chin Chye, many have come forward to express gratitude for his immense contribution to the...

Singaporeans pay respects to Dr Toh Chin Chye

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...

Dr. Toh Chin Chye and CPF withdawal age

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...

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...

Deepest sympathies on the passing away of Toh C...

yoursdp.org 05 Feb '12, 2am

Members of the Singapore Democratic Party send our condolences to the family on the passing away of Dr Toh Chin Chye. Our ...

Dr Toh Chin Chye was 'of a generation of warriors and builders': Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong

Dr Toh Chin Chye was 'of a generation of warrio...

straitstimes.com 05 Feb '12, 11pm

Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong paying his respects to the late Dr Toh Chin Chye at Greenview Crescent on Sunday. O...

The problems he so presciently anticipated (in ...

thereformparty.net 04 Feb '12, 3pm

The Reform Party Extends its Condolences on the Death of Dr. Toh Chin Chye Published: 4th February 2012 I extend my deepes...