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Health 16 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

What's up with aphrodisiacs?

Are there really such things as aphrodisiacs to boost the human libido? COLIN KHOO talks to a Western and Chinese health practitioner about things libidinous in nature.

Business 15 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Pros & cons of measures

#8220;IT is the best the government can do in the current situation,#8221; says Alliance Merchant Bank's head of research Nor Zahidi Alias. He joins a chorus of other market observers and analysts on the recent 10-point measures to give the capital market a boost.

Education 02 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

The joys of not taking tuition

From LAVENDER, Ipoh, Perak

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.

Lifestyle 02 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Coming to a full stop

The Anti-lock Braking System does not guarantee the shortest stoppingdistance,but rather the shortest distance in which we can stop safely.

Health 23 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Partners in fitness, sometimes

Some couples benefit from working out together; for others, it can do the relationship more harm than good, writes MARNELL JAMESON.

Business 22 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Emerging economies need to strike balance

THERE is a need for emerging market economies to strike a balance between the need to maximise the benefits of the financial globalisation and to maintain financial stability for long-term sustainable growth, according to a Public Bank research paper published in the January issue of its I>Economic Review/I>.

Lifestyle 20 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

What's wrong with grammar?

Readers share their views.

Letters 13 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Factors to consider before lowering interest rate

BANK Negara Malaysia should ponder long and carefully before lowering the interest rate further in orderto stimulate the economy to ensure that the nation achieve a reasonable growth target. V.K. Chin comments.

Nation 13 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Kong Ming lanterns banned as they pose a danger

The Government has banned Kong Ming lanterns because of the danger they pose to the public, including to aircraft taking off or landing at the country's airports.