No eternal rest for the dead in crowded Singapore


Kevin Lim and Eveline Danubrata, Reuters     Published     Updated     comments

Eternal peace does not last long in Singapore.

Starting early next year, workers with heavy machinery will begin constructing an eight-lane highway across the small country’s oldest surviving major cemetery, overriding the objections of nature lovers and heritage buffs.


For the rest of this story and more, subscribe for only RM150 a year. If you're already a subscriber, please Sign in.

Sign in Subscribe now


Taboola


No eternal rest for the dead in crowded Singapore

Kevin Lim and Eveline Danubrata, Reuters,

Eternal peace does not last long in Singapore.

Starting early next year, workers with heavy machinery will begin constructing an eight-lane highway across the small country’s oldest surviving major cemetery, overriding the objections of nature lovers and heritage buffs.


Malaysiakini
news and views that matter

Sign In