Zuraidah Ibrahim is the
Foreign Editor of The Straits Times, a Singapore-based English-language broadsheet newspaper.
She was previously the Political
the newspaper. Cherian George, a former art and photography editor
and journalist at the paper, is Zuraidah's husband according to the
registry of marriages. Cherian is courageous for having written
articles that were less than flattering of the government.
now acting division head of the Division of Journalism and
Publishing at Nanyang Technological
University's Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and
Zuraidah's brother, Dr Yaacob Ibrahim
, is the Minister
for Environment and Water Resources
. Despite her close
association with Cherian, she is currently still considered to be a
trusted member of the establishment.