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 is a Malaysianpolitician who was the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia. He held the post for 22 years from 1981 to 2003, making him Malaysia's longest-serving Prime Minister. His political career spanned almost 40 years. Born and raised in Alor Setar, Kedah, Mahathir excelled at school and became …
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
Born to a Punjabi Indian father, Chainchal Singh and a Chinese–Japanese mother,Gurmit was brought up as a Sikh, but converted to Christianity in 1985. Gurmit Singh studied in Outram Secondary School during his secondary school years. Gurmit is married to Melissa, a Cantonese Chinese. He has three c…
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
 is a Singaporean academic and former politician. He is presently Professor of Communications and Associate Dean (International Affairs) at the School of Communication Arts, Bangkok University, Thailand. In 2015, he founded the Asia Centre, a regional educational enterprise based in Bangkok, Thailan…
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09.02.2016 · From yvi001
was a Singaporean politician and lawyer. He was the leader of the Workers' Party (WP) from 1971 to 2001. In 1981, he became the first opposition politician since Singapore's independence in 1965 to win a seat in Parliament, when he defeated Pang Kim Hin of the governing People's Action Party (PAP) a…
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
Balaji Sadasivan was born on 11 July 1955 in Singapore, the son of Indian immigrants.A student at Raffles Institution, Siglap Secondary School (1969–1971) and National Junior College (1972–1973), he subsequently studied medicine at the University of Singapore.[1] In his second year, he won an essay …
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
Balakrishnan was born in 1961 to a Tamil father and a Chinese mother with ancestry from Fuqing, Fujian. He had his primary and secondary education at Anglo-Chinese School, before going on to National Junior College. After graduating from junior college in 1980, he was awarded a President's Scholarsh…
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
is a Singaporean politician. A member of the governing People's Action Party (PAP), he has served as Deputy Prime Minister since 2011. He is also Chairman of theMonetary Authority of Singapore. He previously served as the Minister for Education from 2003 to 2008 [1] and as the Minister for Finance f…
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
also known as S. Dhanabalan, DUT(First Class), is a former Singaporean politician. He was a high-profile political leader in Singapore in the 1980 and held several cabinet positions in the 1980s and early 1990s under prime ministers Lee Kuan Yew and Goh Chok Tong. Dhanabalan was born in 1937 to a S…
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
often known as S. Jayakumar, is a former Singaporean politician, lawyer and diplomat. He is of Indian Tamil ancestry. A former member of the governing People's Action Party (PAP), he previously served as Singapore's Senior Minister in the Cabinet and the Co-ordinating Minister for National Security …
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09.02.2016 · From yvi001
was a Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore from 1980–85, a long-serving Minister and member of the Cabinet from 1959–88 and a short story writer. He was one of the pioneer leaders of independent Singapore as it achieved self-government in 1959 and later independence in 1965. He devoted much of his adu…
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09.02.2016 · From yvi001
 is a Singaporean politician who was the sixthPresident of the Republic of Singapore. Usually referred to as S. R. Nathan, he was first sworn in on 1 September 1999. In 1999 and 2005, he was elected President in uncontested elections. In 2009, he surpassed Benjamin Sheares to become Singapore's long…
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
Nair was born in the son of I.V.K. Nair, from Thalassery, Kerala. He and his family migrated to Singapore when he was 10 years old. When he was young, he received his education at Victoria School where he passed his Senior Cambridge examination in 1940.  
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
Prasad Panda (born 1962 or 1963) is a Canadian politician who was elected in a by-election to the Legislative Assembly of Albertarepresenting the electoral district of Calgary-Foothills.
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001
Dhillon has lived in Brampton, Ontario for most of his life. He has a degree in Business Administration from Lakehead University, and helped found a family-owned business in Mississauga after his graduation. He has done fundraising work for the Brampton Food Bank, and led a local initiative to send …
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Gender: Man
09.02.2016 · From yvi001