Biography of the Author Derrick A Paulo

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  1. Not only has Mohd Nur Azmi grown closer to his sons, they have also been his pillars of support.

    Grit and a whole lot of love: When single fathers rise to the challenge

    One parent rediscovers what it is to truly be a father after a traumatic divorce, another has been raising his daughter since she was one — two ...
  2. Ben Arman calls himself a jack of all trades, from electrical to plumbing to miscellaneous repairs.

    ‘You’re paying for my experience, not my labour’: The handyman trying to earn his keep

    If there’s something wrong with your home fixtures, who are you going to call? Benjamin Arman, for one, isn’t afraid of choked toilets, but what ...
  3. Station Inspector Zulkiflee Mohamed is a Land Division investigation officer from Tanglin Division.

    Inside the world of a Singapore police investigator

    Istana incidents, mindless crimes and long hours are just some of the things Station Inspector Zulkiflee Mohamed faces on the job. CNA Insider ...
  4. MCI KidSTART main

    Too scared for pre-school: A young mum’s struggle with her daughter’s fears

    Forced to pull her girl out of childcare when she couldn’t adapt, and struggling to care for her family, things were looking rough for Yasmin – ...
  5. Insight Aung San Suu Kyi fading icon main

    Fading icon? Clash of views over Aung San Suu Kyi’s record — and future

    Her fall from grace has been dramatic, but can she undo the damage? The programme Insight finds out from critics and supporters of Asia’s ...
  6. The police continue to enter the fray to stop the bloodshed caused by Bangkok's deadly school gangs.

    In a shopping haven in Bangkok, one of Thailand’s deadliest school rivalries

    The country's vocational student gangs have been around for decades, and the violence of late knows no bounds, not even murder. Get Real gains ...
  7. Mr Ng Kok Choong often said the world was his oyster.

    ‘Willing to sacrifice himself’: The last adventures of a quake hero, ex-commando, paraglider

    From Indonesia to India, and from the perspectives of those who had never before retold his story, the programme On The Red Dot pieces together ...
  8. Ms Roszana Ali (right) has her best friend, Juni Syafiqah Jumat, to thank for the job introduction.

    Jobless for 7 years, woman with cerebral palsy finds hope, faces new hurdles

    After getting rejected for jobs because she was ‘very slow’ or hard to understand, Roszana Ali had given up on finding work — until food delivery ...
  9. MCI PSA Mr Lim looking at sun

    From working atop cranes to handling computers, a ‘dinosaur’ keeps up with change

    At 53, he boldly gave the digital workplace a go, after decades at PSA operating container yard cranes. Switching his cabin in the sky for a ...
  10. Mohammed Hanif has worked in Singapore for 13 years now.

    Yishun cleaner makes sacrifices for a better tomorrow, gets support for a better today

    In the estate he cleans, Mohammed Hanif is not just any foreign worker but a friend, and even family. It has made a big difference to a young man ...