Biography of the Author Corine Tiah

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Corine Tiah

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  1. MCI fresh start 8

    Home, truly after 8 years: A divorced mother’s quest for security

    Living with relatives and in rental housing after splitting from her husband, this divorcee wanted only to give her daughters a sense of stability.
  2. Home, truly: A divorced mother's quest for security
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    Home, truly: A divorced mother's quest for security

    Living with relatives and in rental housing after splitting from her abusive husband, this divorcee wanted only to give her 2 daughters a sense of ...
  3. home salon 14

    Trust and respect: Why Muslim women are this home salon owner's biggest clients

    Half of hairstylist Winnie Lai's customers in her HDB home are Malay-Muslims who appreciate the privacy. Some have become fast friends.
  4. My HDB Home Salon
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    My HDB Home Salon

    This HDB flat has a living room, a kitchen, three bedrooms… and a fully equipped hair salon? Every Hari Raya, Winnie’s home salon is abuzz with ...
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    'Mummy, help me find my soul': Learning to be a mum again, to help fix her child's broken mind

    Life with schizophrenia is not easy, more so if you resent your only parent. But Valerie Liu's salvation was a mum who was ready to make amends ...
  6. Mending What Was Broken: Schizophrenia And A Mother’s Love
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    06:55minutes

    Mending What Was Broken: Schizophrenia And A Mother’s Love

    Is it ever too late to learn how to be a mother? For years, distrust and absence drove a wedge between career mum Cindy and her daughter. But when ...
  7. inspirasian kelvin wan hope 7

    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 ...
  8. The Man Who Brought Hope
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    08:06minutes

    The Man Who Brought Hope: Kuching town hero an #InspirAsian

    He couldn’t afford a RM3 plate of chicken rice once upon a time - but now he’s rallying townsfolk to support nearly 200 families in need. Read ...
  9. cr Sing Yu 18

    Another year, another victory: Defying the odds to keep their child alive

    Two years ago, doctors advised Sing Yu's parents to take her off life support as - diagnosed with the deadliest form of brain cancer - she didn't ...
  10. A family of fighters: Defying brain cancer
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    A family of fighters: Defying brain cancer

    "Just that two blinks, it's enough." For the parents of 24-year-old Sing Yu - whom doctors three Christmases ago said wouldn't survive long - her ...