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Madrasah students speak up: How terrorism has affected the way some Singaporeans treat us


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‘Stop being a girl and man up’: Boys face gender police, even as men’s roles change

Meet the South African who likes laksa, drinks his kopi O kosong, and drives an SBS Transit bus


Japan's Eldercare

From Michelin-class chefs to beauty makeovers: Life at Japan’s private nursing homes

For those who can afford it, these two homes offer much more than just the basic care facilities, including mansion-like ...

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Tokyo nursing home’s single rooms, no-diapers approach: The future for Singapore?

With 7am bargains and indoor track, a Tokyo mall woos elderly shoppers

Vanishing Family Recipes


6 ways to boss it like a Nyonya

If you watched 'The Little Nyonya', you'd know how boss-like Nyonya matriarchs can be - but also of their immense love and ...

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Mary Teo's nasi lemak Nyonya style

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Shopping tips for Indian cooking

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Mdm Tseng's oyster/olam omelette

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Mdm Habibah's nasi ayam Lebanon

Singapore from above

This National Day, a tribute to Singapore with these stunning aerial visuals.


Their Own Special Beat

Love in the face of Tourette's

Faced with bullying and discrimination because of his uncontrollable tics, Jeremy Goh still found a way to embrace life and ...

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Show them the world, and they’ll exceed expectations, say parents of those with Down Syndrome

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More Than You Think I Am

‘I’m not bad, I’m not ill, I’m autistic’: Woman's relief on being finally diagnosed at 42

Stories of Survivors

Did I create life or destroy them?: Mother’s grief over losing 3 babies

Felicia Tan tells On The Red Dot about coping with the guilt of her miscarriages – and the unexpected joy of having her hope ...

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Wei Kong's Long Road Back

Bankrupt, divorced, then son dies of cancer: How one man survived to rise above it all

Sister’s death at hands of schizophrenic son spurs her to help the mentally ill and their families

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Escape From Abuse

This Muslim community leader hid Christians in his house while ISIS-linked rebels in Marawi went on a killing spree.


Death of a River

Who's to blame for what could soon be southern India's worst natural catastrophe ever, affecting millions? Insight investigates.


For Chinese street opera performers, show must go on - even if no one's watching

Only about 10 professional street opera troupes are left in Singapore, appealing to an ever-smaller audience.

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Hjh Maimunah: The next generation

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Read the stories and get these vanishing recipes - before they disappear for good. A special CNA Insider series.


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A CNA Insider series exploring the issues of elderly poverty in Vietnam, South Korea, Singapore and Myanmar.

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