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Lifestyle 01 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

The Peking duck gets a roasting

The most recognisable Chinese dish is Pekingduck,known throughout the world as the quintes-sential oriental delicacy. As it is relatively troublesome to prepare,Pekingduck is often used to demarcate an established restaurant from the also-rans.Incredibly,this national delicacy of China isbeing threatened!KEE HUA CHEE finds out whyfeathers are being ruffled.

Health 09 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Running from rhinitis

If you suffer from a stuffy, runny nose, it's most probably rhinitis, an inflammation in the nasal cavity.Rainy days are known to precipitate vasomotor rhinitis. The house dust mite can be a cause of perennial rhinitis, a form of allergic rhinitis.

Letters 11 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Icy ocean titans bring cheer

Some icebergs are said to be more than 100km long, with enough space for Penang and Kuala Lumpur put together, writes Universiti Sains Malaysia#8217;s Muka Head Marine Research Station director ASSOC PROF DR ZULFIGAR YASIN in the fourth part of his series on the Malaysian team#8217;s expedition to the white continent.

Nation 11 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Icy ocean titans bring cheer

Some icebergs are said to be more than 100km long, with enough space for Penang and Kuala Lumpur put together, writes Universiti Sains Malaysia#8217;s Muka Head Marine Research Station director ASSOC PROF DR ZULFIGAR YASIN in the fourth part of his series on the Malaysian team#8217;s expedition to the white continent.

Nation 20 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Need to rework the framework

The Non-Aligned Movement derived its initial strength by buffering Third World countries from being coerced into choosing between the Soviet and American blocs during the Cold War. But now those very founding principles may be obstructing it from charting a new direction, writes WANI MUTHIAH.

Nation 23 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Cloud seeding over Miri

The Sarawak government has ordered cloud seeding to be conducted urgently over the Lawas and Miri divisions in northern Sarawak to prevent the haze problem from recurring.

Nation 28 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

More equipment and men to fight Miri fires

The Sarawak Government has ordered the mobilisation of more manpower, heavy-duty machinery and fire-fighting equipment to prevent wildfires from spreading in Miri.

Nation 02 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Landowners to be liable in open-burning cases

Jolted by the haze and forest fire scare here during the past week, Sarawak will invoke a tough law to punish landowners for open burning even though they may not have started the fires on their land.

Nation 07 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Haze alert to vessels plying Straits of Malacca

All vessels plying waters of the Malacca Straits, especially along the stretch between Batu Pahat and Muar, have been advised to navigate cautiously following the return of the haze over the past two days.

Nation 13 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Chinese satellite to help spot open burning at night

Sarawak will be linking up with a Chinese satellite, Fung Yin II, to detect open burning at night in a move to counter the problem, said state Natural Resources and Environment Board acting controller Chong Ted Tsiung.