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Letters 17 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Serdang chosen as model new village

SERDANG has been chosen as a model new village among 452 new villages throughout the country, I>Nanyang Siang Pau /I>reported.

Nation 26 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

MAS to fly direct to Balikpapan

Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will launch direct flight services from Kuching to Balikpapan City in neighbouring Kalimantan in Indonesia in May.

Education 30 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Human rights education for all

In the second part of her article, PROF CHIAM HENG KENG explores the issues surrounding human rights education.

Nation 04 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Tobacco a lucrative crop

THE country will continue to produce tobacco until such a time when there is a crop that can give an equal return or income to farmers.

Nation 05 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

A taxi ride from Amman to Baghdad

Star's senior writer Shahanaaz Habib shares a taxi with Dr Qahtab Al Jebori as they journey from Amman into Baghdad.

Letters 06 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Vietnam a country of many faiths and believers

Freedom to practise a religion of choice remains an indispensable human right. Vietnam is a country with many faiths, where believers of more than 10 religions live together peacefully under the same roof.

Letters 06 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Enhancing quality of city life

Developing a harmonious living environment in high density housing areas is one of many challenges confronting City Hall of Kuala Lumpur, writes KL mayor DATUK MOHMAD SHAID MOHD TAUFEK.

Nation 08 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Motion tabled on more seats

A MOTION to approve an Election Commission report calling for 25 new parliamentary seats and 63 new state seats was tabled by Acting Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi yesterday.

Lifestyle 22 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Turning Xiamen around

This is Yuandang Lake, recreational hub of the bustling port city of Xiamen in southern China. The lake was once a stinking communal dump for industrial and solid wastes and untreated sewage, with swarms of mosquitoes and flies. But an ambitious project to rehabilitate the lake has turned it into a model of integrated coastal management which is being replicated worldwide.

Nation 27 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Be proud of growth of Sarawak, people told

The harmonious co-existence of the people of Sarawak has brought special meaning to the state's independence, said Yang di-Pertua Negri Tun Abang Muhamad Salahuddin.