The Battle of Singapore, also known as the Fall of Singapore, was fought in the South-East Asian theatre of World War II when the Empire of Japan invaded the British ...
This chronology of the Japanese invasion was compiled by James Tann, a heritage blogger, in the lead up to the 72nd anniversary of the fall of Singapore on 15 ...
The English name of Singapore is an anglicisation of the native Malay name for the country, Singapura, which was in turn derived from Sanskrit (सिंहपुर ...
Singapore, an island at the southern end of the Malay Peninsula, was considered a vital part of the British Empire and supposedly impregnable as a fortress.
A book launch in conjunction with the exhibition opening of Moderns In Our Midst: A Photographic Tribute to Singapore’s Modern Architectural Heritage
Facts, information and articles about the Battle Of Singapore, a battle of World War II Battle Of Singapore Facts Dates 8–15 February 1942 Location Singapore ...
The British Empire is the most extensive empire in world history and for a time was the foremost global power. It was a product of the European age of discovery ...
During the Japanese Occupation, the Japanese constructed two of their sacred sites in Singapore. One was the Syonan Chureito at the top of Bukit Batok Hill, while the ...
The Portugese were actually the first European power to come into contact with India when Vasco de Gama sailed into Calicut in 1498. After that date, Portugese ships ...