The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Nov 23, 2016

Medifund amount disbursed to help patients falls; motorcyclist killed trying to avoid sapling; $42,000 raised for maid who suffered stroke

In today's The Straits Times News In A Minute video, we look at: 

* The amount that the Medical Endowment Fund disbursed to help patients with their medical bills fell by 2.6 per cent to $155.2 million for the financial year of 2015, compared to a year ago. 

*  A motorcyclist was killed while attempting to avoid a sapling that was bent over by strong wind.  

* A family trying to raise money for their Filipino domestic helper who suffered a stroke has received more than $42,000 on a crowd-funding site.