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Brian Martin

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Recent and archived articles by Brian Martin

22 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

A torn and divided nation

A small town in Virginia has exposed the ugly underbelly of the United States of America.

Richmond police keep members of the Tennessee based group "New Confederate State of America" separated from counter protesters in Richmond, Virginia.
8 Sep 2017 | 7:00 AM

Good Samaritans of Hurricane Harvey

As Houston residents calculate the cost of the hurricane’s destruction, they are thankful for all the volunteers who reached out to save lives.

25 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

It’s going to be electrifying under the hood

Play your part, climb on the ‘greenie’ bandwagon and reduce petrol consumption.

Powering the future: A filepic of Tesla Motors unveiling the Model 3 at the company facility in California last year. — Reuters
11 Aug 2017 | 7:00 AM

Getting ready for Kuala Lumpur 2017

The final preparations are being made, and next week it will be time to welcome thousands to the SEA Games.

28 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

The new go-to mode of transport

In its first week of operation, the MRT Sungai Buloh-Kajang line is already a winner. But there is still room for improvement.

14 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Millennials facing financial woes

Our economists have learned lessons from past financial meltdowns but many Gen Ys appear to be living beyond their means.

1 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Sun, sea and surprises on Greek escapade Heineken gives fans a memorable experience filled with luxury on the Champions Voyage

Penangite Ronald Tan didn’t realise it but when he submitted a contest entry form to The Star in May, he was about to embark on an adventure of a lifetime.

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1 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Sun, sea and merry-making in Greece

Penangite Ronald Tan didn’t realise it, but when he submitted a contest entry form to The Star in May, he was about to embark on an adventure of a lifetime.

Brazilian superstar Ronaldinho was the honorary captain of the Heineken Champions Voyage.
1 Jul 2017 | 7:00 AM

Cruising with a Brazilian legend

It isn’t everyday you meet a FIFA World Player of the Year, and it’s even rarer to meet a footballer who has won the accolade twice! So when the opportunity materialised to interview Ronaldinho (albeit a five-minute interview), on board a cruise ship no less, StarMetro grabbed it with both hands.

Ronald Tan, winner of The Star and Heneiken UEFA Champions League Contest, meeting his idol Ronaldinho.
30 Jun 2017 | 7:00 AM

Depression, the silent killer

Mental illness is on the rise, but with help and support, most patients can overcome it.

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