MY SINGAPORE LIFE

MY SINGAPORE LIFE

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  1. Illustration of Daisy Irani and Under One Roof

    Finding my Singaporean soul with Under One Roof: Life lessons on television

    My Singapore Life is a CNA Lifestyle series about coming of age in the Lion City. We conclude our trip back to the 90s with actress Daisy Irani’s ...
  2. Illustration of netball, microphone, singing and Mandarin phrases

    Karaoke and murdering a language in Chinese bootcamp: Failing my mother tongue

    My Singapore Life is a CNA Lifestyle series about coming of age in the Lion City. This week, a 19-year-old takes an intensive mother tongue course ...
  3. My Singapore Story podcast
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    08:42minutes

    The magic of Zouk and the glory days of running free

    Clubbing on weekends in the 90s often meant going to Jiak Kim Street. Here’s how one young man embraced his party tribe. Read by Lim Yu-Beng and ...
  4. Illustration of a DJ at Zouk

    The magic of Zouk and the glory days of running free: Clubbing in the 90s

    My Singapore Life is a CNA Lifestyle series about coming of age in the Lion City. This week, go clubbing at Jiak Kim Street and meet its tribe of ...
  5. Illustration of the Spice Girls

    Confessions of a Singaporean Spice Girl wannabe: Girl Power in the 90s

    My Singapore Life is a CNA Lifestyle series about coming of age in the Lion City. This week, a teenager joins a bunch of singing contests and ...
  6. My Singapore Story podcast
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    12:58minutes

    Death, loss and my mother’s conversations

    Singaporean playwright Haresh Sharma says there is no real coming of age until one comes face-to-face with unbearable loss. Read by Lim Yu-Beng.
  7. My Singapore Story podcast
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    12:13minutes

    The girl who hung out with the ‘Mat Roker’ boys

    A teenage rebel came face-to-face with stereotypes – while riding pillion on a racing bike. Read by Pam Oei and written by Shirlene Noordin.  My ...
  8. My Singapore Story podcast
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    11:00minutes

    The rise and fall of being AWOL: A band living rock star dreams in Singapore

    Five boys opened for Bryan Adams and had a radio hit – until reality came crashing down. Read by Lim Yu-Beng and written by Christopher Toh.    ...
  9. My Singapore Story podcast
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    07:59minutes

    Blood and innocence on the school bus: Fighting back against bullies

    Adventures in chi ko pak competitions, Panini football stickers and standing up for yourself. Read by Lim Yu-Beng. Written by Marc Nair. My ...
  10. My Singapore Story podcast
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    11:31minutes

    My dial-up modem and the white noise of falling in love: Teen love takes a dark turn

    Running free in a thrilling new digital world unregulated by parents. Read by Pam Oei. Written by Clara Chow. My Singapore Life showcases ...