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Other Sport 26 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

No more part-time training as fitness takes centre stage in national squad

Part-time sessions have led to half-hearted training by the national hockey players, who now lack fitness.

Business 25 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

MBAM: Monitor steel, cement before lifting controls

THE Master Builders Association of Malaysia (MBAM) has called on the government to ensure adequate measures are in place to monitor and regulate the steel and cement distribution network before lifting price controls on the materials.

Letters 20 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

When Mega meets Putin

B>JAKARTA:/BWhen leaders of the fourth and fifth most populated country in the world meet, what can their peoples expect to gain?

Nation 16 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Rampant sale of porn VCDs bemoaned

THE sale of pornographic VCDs in the cities is widespread and uncontrolled, according to a reader who wrote in to I>Utusan Malaysia/I>.

Lifestyle 15 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Senseless slaughter

The slaughter of two gaurs, an endangered species of wild cattle, in Vietnam has drawn public outrage, writes TRAN DINH THANH LAM.

Education 13 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Private institutions to know in May

WITH the March 18 deadline to apply for licences to recruit foreign students now over, private institutions are keeping their fingers crossed while the Private Education Department (JPS) and Home Ministry study the 276 applications received.

Other Sport 13 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Dire night of Euro fare in Italy

After the poetry comes the pragmatism. The joy, the movement, the mesmerising skill in Madrid was followed, 24 hours later, by a tourniquet applied to the UEFA Champions League in Milan and in Turin. That raises the question: Is there one game for Real Madrid, and just a parody for all the rest?

Education 13 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Fund-raising hell in Russia

Hard-hit Russian colleges are falling into the clutches of corrupt business, reports DAVID HOLLEY.

Other Sport 12 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Porto crush Lazio to have one foot in final

Two goals by Brazilian striker Derlei Silva helped Porto come from behind to crush Lazio 4-1 in their UEFA Cup semi-final, first-leg clash on Thursday.

Health 30 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Probiotics to the fore

The health benefits of probiotics were known thousands of years ago in countries of the Middle East where fermented milk was consumed for digestive upsets. Eli Metchnikoff, the 1908 Nobel Prize winner for his work on the immune system, suggested that people should consume sour milk to slow down the process of ageing.