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AseanPlus News 01 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

30 more die in Bangladesh cold spell

Thirty more people have died in unusually cold weather in Bangladesh, taking the toll to 160 in more than a week, press reports said Tuesday.

Health 05 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

The best of the worst of ER

Letters 05 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Caught by a cold snap

b>By Wong Sai Wan/b>

Lifestyle 06 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Geriatricians shortage

Poor pay, long working hours and the bother of having to deal with multiple ailments have discouraged doctors from specialising in health care for seniors, writes JANE E. ALLEN.

Lifestyle 07 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Boyhood hell in Brighton

AT FIVE, Gonzague Saint Bris, was #8216;exiled#8217; to an old folks#8217; home #8211; 50 years on, the tale of his traumatic experience has become a bestseller in his native France. KIM WILLSHERIN reports.

AseanPlus News 07 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Foreign news in brief

Foreign news in brief including that Singapore#8217;s opposition party, the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), has urged the republic to review its decision to bar Muslim schoolgirls from wearing the I>tudung/Ito school.

Nation 07 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Elderly couple found murdered

An elderly couple, believed to have been murdered, were found several metres apart in their dilapidated house in Kampung Segar Ulu, Jalan Kuala Sawah, near here on Sunday.

Nation 08 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sisters killed in pre-dawn blaze

A pregnant woman could only watch helplessly as her two children were burnt to death in a pre-dawn blaze that swept through a cluster of over 50 houses at the Noordin Street Ghaut foreshore Tuesday.

Lifestyle 09 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Taking a load off heavy bags

SCHOOLCHILDREN who lug around heavy backpacks are more likely to get hurt tripping over them than suffer back strains from carrying them, researchers said in a report published in the journal Pediatrics.

Lifestyle 09 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Hope on the line

EXCUSE me for being adamant about not hanging up my party hat and all the seasonal and nostalgic frills just yet even though we#8217;ve advanced nine days into a squeaky clean new year.