Biography of the Author Desmond Ng

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Desmond Ng

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  1. home salon 14

    Trust and respect: Why Muslim women are this home salon owner's biggest clients

    Half of hairstylist Winnie Lai's customers in her HDB home are Malay-Muslims who appreciate the privacy. Some have become fast friends.
  2. US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are to hold their June 12 summit on

    The 68-year road to the Trump-Kim summit

    It began with the bloodied invasion of South Korea and 600,000 tonnes of bombs and napalm dropped on North Korea. There’s a weight of history ...
  3. TP dementia 12

    He’s 48, and already grappling with dementia

    More Singaporeans are being diagnosed with dementia at a younger age. Talking Point looks at the problems they face, as well as ways to prevent ...
  4. MYMD future food 7

    Grasshoppers with your lab-grown steak? Gross, but that’s food of the future

    Creepy crawlies and in-vitro meat may be just the answer when resources for food become scarce, as programme Money Mind discovers.
  5. (ry) Jaime in the midst of cutting fish fat

    Want lovelier fins? Pet fish get cosmetic fixes, as owners angle for perfection

    Such beauty enhancements are practised by fish traders in Singapore, and in demand among arowana and koi owners. But some are questioning the ...
  6. (dn) MM post Malaysia GE main

    What now for the High-Speed Rail and Malaysia’s East Coast Rail Link?

    The two mega projects may grind to a halt, before they even get started. The programme Money Mind finds out the considerations involved, and why ...
  7. TP PMD 11

    Why being hit by an e-scooter can be deadly - and a call to ban them from footpaths

    Capable of causing serious injuries even at the current legal speed limit, e-scooters are coming under more regulation – but some are arguing to ...
  8. Facing depression youth main Chia Xun An

    Under pressure at home and in school, youths battle depression

    One youngster heard voices in his head, another turned to self-harm to relieve her emotional distress. Depression can persist into adulthood if it ...
  9. Insight Hong Kong 1

    Hong Kong's brain drain: Why its young are losing hope and leaving

    Is the city about to lose its best and brightest as it did during the 1997 handover? The programme Insight looks at two key reasons some of them ...
  10. OTRD johor hiker 8

    'I knew my life was in danger': Singaporean hiker lost on Johor mountain

    She and a friend lived a four-day nightmare in Gunung Pulai forest, surrounded by wild animals. Clarice Lum opens up for the first time about the ...