Biography of the Author Corine Tiah

Corine Tiah

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  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. The drummer who became a maid to chase her musical dreams

    Spurred by her mum's dying wish, Indonesian Dewi Nur Fatikah came to Singapore to work and save up for a music career - but it almost meant ...
  4. From 'untameable' teen, to Asia beatbox champ - with dad's belief in him

    Piratheeban Kernabalan lacked focus in school and in life because of his ADHD. Until he found a musical art that called to him and gave him a ...
  5. She gave up pastry chef dream in US, to keep family's putu piring legacy alive

    It has been on the verge of closing, but the fourth-generation owners are determined to preserve the famed Haig Road Putu Piring for a new generation.
  6. From playing in arcades and a one-room flat, to top of the world

    He is Singapore's first world champ in gaming - a dream that might not have been, if not for a friend who saw something special in him and paid ...
  7. More than ‘just maids’, they’re athletes who bring hope to others

    From running marathons to racing dragon boats, domestic workers in Singapore are fighting stress and depression – as well as doing good for ...