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AseanPlus News 05 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Imperial tombs on Unesco list

TWO Ming Dynasty imperial tombs have been included in the World Heritage List (WHL) during a Unesco committee meeting on Thursday.

Nation 01 Jul 2003 | 12:00 AM

Malacca sees tourism possibility in old tower

A pedestrian path will be built leading tourists to the remnants of Santiago Bastion, making it a #8220;can#8217;t-be-missed#8221; site for tourists, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Ali Rustam.

Lifestyle 30 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Keeping evil at bay

Annually, Venezuelans in a small town take part in a colourful and rhythmic ritual based on the universal theme of Good triumphing over Evil, writes FABIAN CAMBERO.

Lifestyle 26 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Row over the dead

A columbarium project smack in the middle of the Millionaire#8217;s Row in Penang has drawn enough flak to make the dead turn in their graves, reports CHOONG KWEE KIM.

Education 22 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Something different everywhere you turn

With a university system dating back to the Middle Ages, Spain offers excellent tertiary education in a diverse range of subjects from architecture to biotechnology.

Nation 19 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Penang council considered all views, says Teng

The Penang Municipal Council considered all views from its appointed heritage consultant before approving the columbarium project at the site of the former Shih Chung School, state Local Government Committee chairman Datuk Dr Teng Hock Nan said yesterday.

Nation 18 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Columbarium 'will affect Unesco listing'

The columbarium project at the site of the former Shih Chung School at Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah will adversely affect the state#8217;s application for Unesco listing as a World Heritage Site, according to Penang Heritage Trust.

Education 15 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Recapturing Iraq’s treasures

Universities in the United States are using computers to create a virtual museum and catalogue of Iraq's archaeologial treasures, reports of REBECCA TROUSON.

Lifestyle 14 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

Doesn’t dad deserve a treat?

Compiled by ANDREW SIA

Lifestyle 05 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

The Aceh connection

With the attention of the world drawn to the Aceh conflict in northern Sumatra, DERRICK VINESH takes a peek at the relics and social history of the Acehnese in Penang.