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Singapore gets first female president without a vote

SINGAPORE – An establishment stalwart was named Singapore s first female president Wednesday, September 13, but the milestone was overshadowed by criticism her selection was undemocratic after she was handed the job without a vote. Halimah Yacob, a former speaker of parliament from the Muslim Malay minority, did not have to ...

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