Biography of the Author Lianne Chia

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  1. Adoptees 1

    Sisters adopted by different families reunited after 50 years, search on for 5 more siblings

    Adopted by another family shortly after she was born, Mdm Parameswari Govindasamy thought she was an only child. But with one phone call, she ...
  2. audio description 5

    ‘An amazing improvement’: How audio description helps the vision-impaired enjoy live theatre

    Next year, the Singapore Repertory Theatre will be the first theatre in Singapore to have audio description in their shows - a service that will ...
  3. Huggy PSLE teacher 1

    A hug is the best way to calm a nervous pupil down: Teacher in viral Teck Whye Primary PSLE video

    When some pupils enter her class for the first time, the first thing they tell Mdm Azlina Hassan is: "I’m going to fail." But the 51-year-old ...
  4. UPLIFT engagement 1

    More coordination among agencies, schools needed to help disadvantaged children, says social services sector

    This was a key issue highlighted an engagement session held by a taskforce headed by Second Minister for Education Indranee Rajah.
  5. heng swee keat pap first assistant secretary-general

    Political experience, likeable character put Heng Swee Keat in good stead to be PM: Analysts

    Observers point to Mr Heng’s political experience and likeable character as factors that gave him an edge over other frontrunners.
  6. Heng Swee Keat

    Heng Swee Keat set to be named PAP’s first assistant secretary-general, becoming frontrunner to be next PM: Reports

    Chan Chun Sing is expected to be named second assistant secretary-general.
  7. Norferlynna Shakira PSLE results

    She used to skip school every other week, now PSLE graduand dreams of becoming a doctor

    For every week Norferlynna Shakira Razis attended school, she would miss another. But the concerted effort from her parents, friends and school ...
  8. People's Association HQ

    People's Association reimbursement claims flagged in AGO report being investigated by police: Chan Chun Sing

    The claims were made by a former PA officer for the overseas purchases of costumes and accessories worth S$142,200 for Chingay 2017.
  9. Vivian Balakrishnan Parliament

    Despite global uncertainty, Singapore 'does not need to be pessimistic': Vivian Balakrishnan

    Delivering a ministerial statement in Parliament on Monday (Nov 19), the Minister for Foreign Affairs gave an overview of Singapore's foreign ...