Biography of the Author Lam Shushan

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    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 ...
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    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 ...
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    Mrs Lam's handmade Hakka noodles: The recipe

    How to make Ke Jia Mian the old-fashioned way, in a recipe one home cook has been perfecting over some 50 years
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    Poor and on their own, South Korea’s elderly who will ‘work until they die’

    “I will take care of myself as long as I can… then I’ll go to the hospital and die,” says an 81-year-old in a country where nearly half the ...
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    A yearning to bring kolek races back to Singapore

    The conclusion to the story of a family’s dream of reviving the glory days of traditional Malay sailboat racing - which, for over a century, made ...
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    Singapore family helps bring back centuries-old tradition in Riau islands

    Mazlan Mohd Nasir grew up loving the traditional sailboat races around Singapore, but then watched that centuries-old way of life vanish. In Part ...
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    An island-boy's race against time and tide

    For decades, kampungs and thrilling sailboats races were a way of life in the region. Kolek teams were like local football clubs. Now, one ...
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    Defiantly, he weaves life into a dying Peranakan craft

    Heath Yeo quit designing modern fashion to revive the art of embroidering sarong kebayas the ‘old-fashioned’ way. But is it a losing battle ...
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    He finds forgotten treasures in ‘trash’

    The 173-year-old Cathedral of the Good Shepherd is one of the places in Singapore where Jevon Liew, 32, has salvaged not just countless artefacts, ...
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    Has the ‘soul’ gone out of modern Peranakans?

    The faddish revival of all things Peranakan is upsetting some traditionalists who think it soul-less. But is their fixation on orthodoxy killing ...