Local Scene - September '16

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29 September 2016

19-year-old stays upbeat despite heart condition

Source: The Straits Times

29 September 2016

School Gives Him Hope and a Future

Source: The New Paper

28 September 2016

Commentary: The story that almost didn’t get told

Source: Channel NewsAsia

28 September 2016

ST Kinetics and UOB receive top Community Chest award for continued support

Source: The Straits Times

28 September 2016

World's first baby born from 3-person technique: Report

Source: Channel NewsAsia

28 September 2016

He's Deaf and Driving for Uber

Source: The New Paper

27 September 2016

Amateurs join professionals in Jerome Bel's dance Gala

Source: The Straits Times

26 September 2016

Art Helps to Calm These Special-Needs Kids

Source: The New Paper

26 September 2016

Coming soon: Nursing rooms at bus interchanges, MRT stations

Source: Today Online

26 September 2016

Uber helps hearing-impaired drivers to manage booking requests

Source: Today Online

26 September 2016

Uber launches features to help the hearing-impaired work as drivers

Source: Channel NewsAsia

25 September 2016

Dancing to a Different Tune

Source: The New Paper

25 September 2016

Paralympians Inspire Both Young and Old

Source: The New Paper

25 September 2016

Shooting for Her Dream

Source: The New Paper

20 September 2016

Celebratory parade for Rio 2016 Paralympians on Saturday

Source: Channel NewsAsia

20 September 2016

Deaf students who sign can join mainstream primary school from 2018

Source: Today Online

20 September 2016

Demand up for special needs swimming classes

Source: Channel NewsAsia

20 September 2016

Primary and secondary students with hearing loss to get more help in designated schools

Source: The Straits Times

20 September 2016

Singapore Airlines rewards double Paralympic gold-medallist Yip Pin Xiu with 1 million KrisFlyer miles

Source: The Straits Times

19 September 2016

Blind, But Far from Left Behind

Source: The New Paper

19 September 2016

Fine show is legacy of APG

Source: The Straits Times

18 September 2016

Chat with Singapore's triple Paralympic champion Yip Pin Xiu

Source: The Straits Times

18 September 2016

Disabled Singaporeans who don't let anything stand in the way of getting fit and enjoying sports

Source: The Straits Times

18 September 2016

Raising Singapore's Paralympic heroes: Theresa Goh's parents speak

Source: The Straits Times

18 September 2016

Rio Daily: Theresa Proud of TeamSG as Games Comes to Close

Source: Active SG

17 September 2016

Govt study award launched to help people with disabilities deepen skills

Source: Channel NewsAsia

16 September 2016

I’m racing for equality, not money: Yip Pin Xiu

Source: Today Online

16 September 2016

Paralympics: Gold medallist Yip Pin Xiu's parents on raising a champion

Source: The Straits Times

16 September 2016

Paralympics: Singapore sailors withdraw from event after one suffers seizure

Source: Channel NewsAsia

16 September 2016

Paralympics: Yip Pin Xiu clinches Singapore’s 2nd gold medal

Source: Channel NewsAsia

16 September 2016

Paralympics: Yip Pin Xiu wins 2nd gold at Rio Games, says 'words cannot describe how I feel now'

Source: The Straits Times

15 September 2016

Cars stop, and help arrives for blind pedestrian at traffic junction

Source: The Straits Times

15 September 2016

Give more support to Paralympic team

Source: Today Online

15 September 2016

Honour Yip, but don't put her in the same league as Schooling

Source: AsiaOne

15 September 2016

ST Interview: Paralympian Theresa Goh's parents Mr Bernard Goh and Ms Rose Mok

Source: The Straits Times

14 September 2016

Lego honours Singapore para-swimmers Yip Pin Xiu, Theresa Goh with mini-figures

Source: Channel NewsAsia

14 September 2016

Paralympics: Bendemeer Sec, Yip Pin Xiu's former school, to screen 50m backstroke S2 final live

Source: The Straits Times

13 September 2016

Singapore on track for best Paralympics showing; President Tony Tan's note of encouragement

Source: The Straits Times

12 September 2016

Paralympics: '17 years of training and perseverance... Nobody knows our journey like us', Yip Pin Xiu tells Theresa Goh

Source: The Straits Times

12 September 2016

Paralympics: Bronze medallist Theresa Goh has carried disability sports torch for over 10 years

Source: The Straits Times

12 September 2016

Paralympics: One down, one more to go for Yip Pin Xiu - See more at: http://news.asiaone.com/news/sports/paralympics-one-down-one-more-go-yip-pin-xiu#sthash.RgowRzV0.dpuf

Source: AsiaOne

11 September 2016

Docs fail to save baby with rare liver disease

Source: The Straits Times

11 September 2016

Malaysian Paralympic gold medallists to get same cash reward as Olympians

Source: The Straits Times

11 September 2016

Paralympics: Singapore's Theresa Goh is 2nd-fastest qualifier in 100m breast SB4 final

Source: The Straits Times

11 September 2016

Prize money debate reignites after Yip Pin Xiu’s gold-medal win

Source: Today Online

11 September 2016

She knows what it takes after caring for six

Source: The Straits Times

10 September 2016

‘You have made Singapore very proud today’: PM Lee to Paralympic gold medallist Yip Pin Xiu

Source: Channel NewsAsia

10 September 2016

‘You have made Singapore very proud today’: PM Lee to Yip Pin Xiu

Source: Today Online

10 September 2016

Paralympics: Gold and a new world record for Yip Pin Xiu

Source: The Straits Times

10 September 2016

Paralympics: Singapore swimmer Yip Pin Xiu beats own record to clinch gold

Source: Channel NewsAsia

10 September 2016

Yip Pin Xiu sets two world records in gold-medal swim at Paralympics

Source: Today Online

9 September 2016

Positive feedback for move to ensure more protection for the vulnerable: MSF

Source: The Straits Times

9 September 2016

Strong support for Vulnerable Adults Bill, says MSF

Source: Channel NewsAsia

8 September 2016

Helping kids with learning problems

Source: The Straits Times

7 September 2016

'I'm still able, so why can't I cycle?'

Source: The New Paper

7 September 2016

Paralympics: Mediacorp to broadcast some Team Singapore events live

Source: The Straits Times

8 September 2016

Don't write off babies with microcephaly

Source: The Straits Times

6 September 2016

Children with mild developmental needs require continual support

Source: Today Online

6 September 2016

Meet the Fantastic Four: S’pore’s medal hopefuls at the upcoming Paralympics

Source: Today Online

6 September 2016

Paralympics: Singapore's Yip Pin Xiu on reaching goals despite circumstances

Source: The Straits Times

4 September 2016

Riding to establish her freedom

Source: The Straits Times

2 September 2016

Hire people with disabilities, Tharman urges

Source: The Straits Times

2 September 2016

Ring helps people 'see', thanks to grant

Source: The Straits Times

1 September 2016

Team Singapore head for the Rio Paralympics

Source: The Straits Times

1 September 2016

Zika a limited but difficult fight

Source: The Straits Times

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