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Other Sport 09 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

SEA Games results

Other Sport 07 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Gymnasts and swimmers make it a double, Sazali is all style

THERE was grace, poise, style - and some embarrassment - as Malaysia added five more gold medals to take their tally to seven at the Vietnam SEA Games Saturday.

Other Sport 07 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Youngster Siti Zulaikha delivers a chess bronze

SITI Zulaikha Muhmad Foudzi delivered Malaysia's first medal for chess despite losing in the semi-finals of the women's individual rapid event.

Other Sport 05 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Thailand play down chances of emerging overall champs

TRADITIONAL powerhouses Thailand believe they have a tough task in emerging as overall champions of the 22nd SEA Games.

Lifestyle 05 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Turing test

THERE is this continuing fascination for a Man vs Machine chess match. Every time one comes around, you can bet the computer nerds among the chess players will be speculating whether or not the latest incarnation of the mechanical beast would pass the Turing Test.

Other Sport 04 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Nicholas and Chuin Hoong set out to strike in rapidchess

With the first SEA Games chess competition starting today in Vietnam, the Malaysian chess players are gearing up to make the first moves.

Nation 23 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

Mines expert unfazed by blast

Many people may have fled Palestine Hotel after Friday's rocket attack on the hotel but Mike Robinson is certainly staying put. Shahanaaz Habib reports from Baghdad.

Lifestyle 21 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

Champion comes to town

SOME good news for chess players in the country. Four-time United States champion Yasser Seirawan will be in Malaysia next month for a private visit.

Other Sport 18 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

Koh Chye: Be prepared for adverse conditions in Vietnam

The national athletes gearing up for the Vietnam SEA Games have been urged to adopt a positive attitude and not to whine if they were to experience any shortcomings in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi next month.

Education 16 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

All play and no studies

The post-exam period is always a difficult time for schools. When the I>Penilaian Menengah Rendah/I(PMR) exams concluded, Form Three students still had four weeks to kill before the year-end school holidays. In order to attract students to school, the Negri Sembilan Education Department directed schools to draw up a diversified list of co-curricular activities.