Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Singapore+marks+50+years+since+independence
Sunday, 09 August 2015 - 9:45
Singapore marks 50 years since independence
26

Shares
3,188

Views

Singapore is holding nationwide events to mark 50 years since it became an independent state.

 

Tens of thousands of people are expected to attend an outdoor parade, complete with flybys by the air force and a Singapore Airlines A380 airliner.

Singaporeans are also being asked to join together in reciting the national pledge and singing the national anthem.

Singapore became independent when it was ejected from the Federation of Malaya amid social unrest.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
2,911 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,901 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8,122 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
20,904 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
737 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
52,452 Views
Top