The Straits Times' News In A Minute: Oct 16, 2015

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

* The supply of new Housing Board flats is likely to go up next year to meet higher demand arising from recent policy changes such as increased household income ceilings and enhanced housing grants. 

* A school-to-work scheme for special needs students which provides them with more support to find employment after graduating, will be expanded to more special education schools next year.

* A video of a maid abusing a two-year-old girl has gone viral after the toddler's father, Christopher Sun, posted it on Facebook yesterday.