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Nation 09 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Deadly Iron Maiden in Malacca's torture exhibition

With a rather romantic name, theIIron Maiden of Nuremberg /I>is a human-sized wooden casing, like the pharaoh#8217;s sarcophagus, which once evoked fear as a deadly instrument of torture in medieval Europe.

Nation 11 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Lima brought forward to avoid fasting month

The six-day Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (Lima) this year has been brought forward to between Sept 30 and Oct 5 from the original dates in December.

Nation 12 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Airod chief gets Italy's prestigious award

Airod president Tan Sri Ahmad Johan was conferred Italy#8217;s prestigious Order of Merit Tuesday for his contribution in promoting co-operation between Italian and Malaysian industries, especially in the field of high technology.

Nation 12 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

507 new vehicles for Fire and Rescue Dept

The Fire and Rescue Department has taken delivery of 507 new fire-fighting and support vehicles.

AseanPlus News 15 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

'Human shields' gather in Iraq

B>BAGHDAD:/BAmerican and European peace activists wrapped their arms around posts on a bridge over the Tigris River on Thursday, symbolising their intent to act as human shields in any US war on Iraq.

Nation 16 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Global recognition for remote community

A native Kayan community living in the deep interior of northern Sarawak has won global recognition for its decade-long effort in community development, conservation of natural food resources and protection of forest biodiversity.

Nation 16 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Exhibition on torture tools opens

A six-month exhibition on torture tools used during the Inquisition era in Europe was opened by Malacca Governor Tun Syed Ahmad Syed Mahmud Shahabudin Saturday.

AseanPlus News 23 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Aiming for F35 stealth fighters

SINGAPORE has signed a letter of intent to join the US-led Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) development programme, making it the first Asian country to take part, the Ministry of Defence announced here yesterday.

Nation 23 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Hotel staff arrested for stealing from Rossi

A 22-year-old housekeeping staff of a five-star hotel near KL International Airport (KLIA) was arrested for stealing personal items belonging to World Motorcycling Grand Prix Champion Valentino Rossi.

Education 02 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Game for the challenge

GETTING the UWC scholarship to study at the United World College of the Adriatic in Italy was one of the best things that ever happened to me. Elaine Khoo writes on her experience at the United World College of the Adriatic, Italy.