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Other Sport 09 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Zola pays emotional farewell to Chelsea

Gianfranco Zola paid an emotional farewell to Chelsea on Monday and told new owner Roman Abramovich to take good care of the Premier League club.

Nation 02 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Wildlife faces threat of poaching

The number of wild animals and exotic fish in the Endau-Rompin National Park is decreasing following a rise in poaching activities by hunters and anglers.

Lifestyle 01 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Facts about leatherback turtles

FACTS about the leatherback turtle.

Lifestyle 01 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Decline of the giants

For decades the giant leatherbacks of Rantau Abang in Terengganu were a crowd-puller as nesting females drew tourists by the thousands. But today, the beaches are deserted. The impending extinction of the leatherback has brought scientists and policy makers to examine what went wrong, and start the course to protect other viable turtle species.

Letters 22 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Civil service to cut starting pay


Letters 08 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Search continues for sustainable resource development

Indonesian forests constitute one of the world#8217;s megacentres of biological diversity. However, these forests #8211; 10% of the world#8217;s remaining tropical forests, second largest to Brazil #8211; are being increasingly degraded, leaving ever fewer natural resources and causing significant ecological damage.

Letters 06 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Beastly trade must be checked

P. TOH of Penang hopes the authorities would act firmly to put a stop to the illegal animal trade.

Nation 04 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Act tough on poaching, Govt urged

I>TAMIL NESAN/Iurged the Government to take stern action to put a stop to rampant killing of protected wildlife in the country.

Lifestyle 27 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Facts about tigers

SCIENTISTS place the origin of the tiger in East Asia from where two major dispersals took place some two million years ago. From the north-west, tigers migrated through woodlands and along river systems into south-west Asia.

Lifestyle 27 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Alive and well in Taman Negara

When a research team led by a tenacious Japanese scientist went into uncharted terrain in Taman Negara for the first ecological study of tigers in Malaysia, little did they know that they would be in for a gruelling expedition that stretched them to the limits - physically and mentally. Many adventures and almost three years later, they emerged from the woods bearing good news: our national park is a relatively safe haven for the endangered tiger.