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  • Lighting Up Their Twilight Years

    CNA Insider

    They take on bedbugs, maggots and grime-blackened walls to bring some light into the lives of lonely old Singaporeans in need. Meet the volunteers of Helping Joy - extraordinary people who act as cleaners, housekeepers, food-deliverers, friends and carers for those living alone.

    Singapore's 'World-Class' Trolley Buses

    CNA Insider

    Did you know Singapore’s public transport was ‘world class’ in the 1930s? Its trolley bus system was the largest around – and it came with 1st- and 2nd-class seating.

  • To Live: Abused

    Thu | 11:00 PM | 23 Feb

    Erwiana and Saw were detained and abused under very different circumstances. Erwiana worked as a maid in Hong Kong, and could not escape from an increasingly violent employer. Saw was a student rebel in Myanmar who was imprisoned and brutally tortured. Their lives today will surprise you.

  • Bridging Giants: Vietnam

    Sat | 9:30 PM | 25 Feb

    Music and television in Vietnam is partly influenced by the Chinese. Vinh, a musical conductor bridges the two countries with his music compositions. Dung customises Chinese instruments for his customers. Ngoc, a prolific voiceover artiste finds meaning in life through the dubbing of Chinese shows.