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Chan: Check poison-pen letters

MCA vice-president Datuk Chan Kong Choy has called for an all-out effort by the party to stamp out the culture of poison-pen letters.

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Students pay dearly for free music downloads

The major record companies had accused the students - two at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and one each at Princeton University and Michigan Technological University - of fuelling music piracy by running file-sharing networks on campus and offering hundreds of songs for copying.

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China unveils tax breaks to battle SARS

B>BEIJING:/BChina has unveiled new tax and insurance measures to fight the SARS virus, which has killed and infected more of its people than any other nation.

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WHO raises doubts about SARS fight

B>BEIJING:/BThe World Health Organisation expressed serious new doubts about the fight against SARS yesterday, saying there were 'holes' in data for about half of the cases here and that Taiwan's outbreak is becoming more serious because officials cannot track down the infection source for a high number of cases.

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Corporate sponsors chip in for Yasmine’s operation

Doctors at the Chinese Maternity Hospital (CMH) here have agreed to operate on nine-year-old Yasmine Wa'adi, who lost both legs when US-led forces bombed her house in Al Saab, Iraq on April 9.

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More deaths and infections in HK, China

B>HONG KONG:/BChina and Hong Kong recorded a total of eight new deaths from SARS and more than 70 new infections yesterday.

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Mother's Day joy for HK restaurants

B>HONG KONG:/BA tentative smile flitters across the face of Man Ping-kui as a masked waitress pushing a trolley carrying her favourite lotus seed buns enters into view.

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Samy still calls the shots in MIC

The MIC general assembly is always an interesting one, with Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu holding court with his lively tales, witty jokes and songs.

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China reports lowest rise in cases in weeks

Beijing hospitals are failing to record some possible SARS cases, leading to possible under-reporting of the size of the Chinese capital's outbreak, a World Health Organisation expert said Friday.