Single mother sells pineapple tarts to pay for son's cancer treatment

SINGAPORE - To pay for her son's medical fees, a single mother has turned to selling homemade pineapple tarts.

Ms Liu Chun Yue (Hanyu Pinyin name) quit her...

[30 Jan 2015]
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