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Letters 16 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Avoidable war with no winners


Lifestyle 02 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Autism on the rise

AUTISM is on the rise all over the world. A growing number of children who appear to be normal in their first two years of their life start to regress thereafter, losing the speech and social skills they had acquired.

Lifestyle 07 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Night attractions

Most people will shun places rumoured to be haunted, but not university lecturer Simon Fong. In fact, you can expect the founder of Singapore Paranormal Investigators to check out such places to uncover the truth, reports WONG KIM HOH.

Nation 20 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Marina: Debunk ‘beast’ perception

The perception that men are uncontrollable 'wild beasts looking for prey' should be debunked as there are loving, kind and gentle men who strongly protest violence against women, Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir said.

Lifestyle 30 Sep 2003 | 12:00 AM

Great British ‘mythteries’

Are the Brits a bunch of stodge-eating upper-class snobs? That and other myths about the Brits are debunked by LUISA LIM.

Lifestyle 30 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

How to spot an e-mail hoax

Here are 10 steps to identify Internet hoaxes, courtesy of David Emery,'s guide to urban legends and Internet hoaxes.

AseanPlus News 14 Jan 2004 | 12:00 AM

Shenzhen patient is not SARS suspect, says China

B>BEIJING:/BChina debunked rumours Monday that a sick man in the southern boomtown of Shenzhen was a possible SARS case, but a Hong Kong television report said one of two earlier suspected had been confirmed as having the deadly virus.

Letters 21 Feb 2004 | 12:00 AM

Interpretation of religious texts inaccurate

From Ng Kam Weng, Kairos Research Centre.

Lifestyle 30 Mar 2004 | 12:00 AM

Looking for the culprit

Wildlife experts and veterinarians huddled together recently to discuss two major concerns: why did all five rhinos at a captive breeding centre die suddenly last year and what should be done to protect the few animals that are left in the Malaysian forests. TAN CHENG LI reports.

Lifestyle 15 Apr 2004 | 12:00 AM

Bedroom problems

Research into sexual dysfunction in women is lagging behind that of men but a lot of sex myths can be debunked today. MICHELE LIAN gleans nuggets of wisdom from the findings of a sex therapist.