Biography of the Author Lam Shushan

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  1. Once too poor for $1-lunch, hero now rallies a town to bring hope to families

    T-shirt salesman Kelvin Wan used his modest income to help families in Kuching - until his own family couldn’t afford it anymore. Then this CNA ...
  2. A home cook's vanishing art of home-brewed wine and hand-raised chicken

    Madam Ong Ah Lee, 71, shows the dying art of making the Hock Chew delicacy of red wine chicken from scratch at home – and why it’s better than ...
  3. The matron who heals with tough love, in her shelter for those with HIV

    To care for HIV-positive women who have been shunned by their families and stigmatised by Malaysian society, this CNA Insider InspirAsian gave up ...
  4. Life in pieces: What next for half a million Rohingyas stuck in the refugee camps?

    From free food to a lost-and-found booth, CNA Insider's Lam Shushan discovers how compassionate residents are helping to meet the desperate need, ...
  5. ‘What if these were my children?’: Small Singapore NGO hopes to return to Bangladesh with bigger impact

    Global Ehsan Relief team members speak of moving encounters with the Rohingya refugees and want to increase aid. “I hope people look at our ...
  6. Malay devotee of Chinese calligraphy proves critics wrong, one stroke at a time

    “I speak Malay, I eat Malay food, I am everything the community would identify as being Malay.” But that’s why Malik Mazlan thinks he has ...
  7. In Bangladesh, aid agencies struggle with Rohingya influx

    The exodus of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar into Bangladesh has reached 379,000 in just over two weeks, according to the latest estimates by aid ...
  8. Extraordinary People: In a life of limitations, frustration slowly turns into determination

    In the first of a new series looking at Singaporeans with inspirational stories to tell, Channel NewsAsia's Aqil Haziq Mahmud finds out about a ...