The Singapore Lion: A Biography of S. Rajaratnam
- About the Author
Provides a comprehensive portrayal of S. Rajaratnam - one of Singapore's outstanding leaders who played a crucial part in the momentous and crisis-ridden transition to independence.
Born in Penang, Malaysia, Irene Ng came to Singapore to further her studies in 1980. She is now a Singaporean. She studied sociology. English language and philosophy at the National University of Singapore and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and Social Sciences in 1986. She later obtained her Master of Science in international relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
In June 2006, she was awarded an Honorary Professional Fellowship at the University of Edinburgh. From 1986-2001, she worked as a journalist for Singapore Press Holdings and was a senior political correspondent of the New Paper and The Strait Times. She has won journalism and writing awards.
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 239
Year Published: 2010