Biography of the Author Derrick A Paulo

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  1. Two of Mdm Carolyn Quek's boys suffer from a rare immune deficiency, and one son has autism.

    Love, unconditionally: Life as a mum raising 3 children with special needs

    Her children may look normal, but they have invisible disabilities. On The Red Dot finds out what it takes to care for them when even loose soil ...
  2. Mr Yeo Siak Eing is fondly known as Ah Gong to residents.

    ‘Ah Gong’ of Eunos: Elderly peddler brings a community together in spirit of giving

    He earns little, but still gives to others, and even gives his goods away for free to those who can’t afford to pay. It’s this 74-year-old’s gift ...
  3. The conflict in eastern Ukraine has claimed over 10,000 lives.

    How fake news fanned the flames of war in Ukraine

    Before Mr Donald Trump deployed the term, and before Russian trolls tried to influence the 2016 US elections, the problem of fake news began in ...
  4. Japan Airlines' saviour was 77-year-old retiree and ordained Buddhist monk Kazuo Inamori.

    How a Buddhist monk turned CEO revived Japan Airlines from bankruptcy

    When JAL was state-owned, it had picked up some bad habits. After privatisation, it lacked the instinct for survival. Inside the Storm looks at ...
  5. OTRD We are the Pohan family main

    The struggle to bring up Tamimi, a 13-year-old with brittle bone disease

    What does it take to care for a child with disability, when even an act of holding him too hard would break his bones? On The Red Dot takes an ...
  6. Mortuary attendants wheeling a body trolley in the Tan Tock Seng Hospital.

    Inside the hospital mortuary, lessons in life and death

    CNA Insider gains unprecedented access to the TTSH mortuary and finds out what it is like working with dead bodies and what happens on the last ...
  7. MCI SSO Officers group shot

    Advocates for those in need: The Social Service Office where social and job assistance come together

    A woman with no confidence to return to work, and others who need more than financial aid – such folks are in the good hands of one social service ...
  8. There are over 1,000 types of bananas worldwide, but the Cavendish variety is the big cash crop.

    The banana money trail: Prices rising in Singapore, but farmers not gaining

    The cost of bananas from the Philippines has shot up, but farmers are struggling with losses, so where is the money from consumers going to, ...
  9. The premum quality of Thai jasmine rice has come at an increasingly higher price.

    What politics and drugs have to do with the hike in rice prices

    As with some crops, the weather is one of the reasons Thai jasmine rice costs more – but the situation is more complex than just that. The series ...
  10. Riding on a Go-Jek motorcycle is often the only way to zip through Jakarta's jams.

    Go-Jek’s going places, but is it leaving its riders behind?

    The Singapore-bound ride-hailing provider is Indonesia’s most valuable technology start-up, last valued at about US$5 billion, so why do some of ...