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AseanPlus News 14 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sharmini to leave house to NUS

A CELEBRATED Malaysian beauty has decided to bequeath her house in Ipoh to the National University of Singapore (NUS) #8211; her late father's alma mater.

Other Sport 10 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Euro officials call for Ferguson to be stripped of knighthood

European football officials, furious at Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson#8217;s claims the Champions League draw was fixed, have called for the Scot to be stripped of his knighthood.

Lifestyle 22 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Generous gentleman

TORMENTED by the vast wealth of his American family, he emerged from many difficulties as an eccentric, and hugely generous English gentleman.

Lifestyle 29 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Asking big questions

In his distinguished career as a novelist, William Trevor has always grappled with concepts of good and evil. His recent book is no exception, as he explains to LORNA BRADBURY.

Lifestyle 15 Sep 2003 | 12:00 AM

Choo's to be counted

Datuk Prof Jimmy Choo is the first Malaysian of this millennium to receive the OBE conferred by Britain#8217;s Queen Elizabeth II. KEE HUA CHEE ferrets out the juicy details and recalls the days when he used to raid Choo#8217;s larder.

Lifestyle 21 Sep 2003 | 12:00 AM

Page girl and ship’s boy

Book reviews compiled by DAPHNE LEE.

Lifestyle 31 Oct 2003 | 12:00 AM

Fresh kicks on the racks

THEY say first impressions last forever. But there is no such certainty in the comic scene, where only five out of 10 new creations (regular series) exceed the half a dozen issues mark. Bear in mind that four of the five success stories are published by Marvel, DC or has the name #8220;Straczynski#8221; somewhere in it.

Other Sport 25 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

Rugby, and not money, comes first for hero Wilkinson

England's World Cup hero Jonny Wilkinson says he will not let the promise of million-dollar contracts get in the way of his rugby.

Other Sport 01 Jan 2004 | 12:00 AM

Entire England World Cup winning rugby team receive awards for excellence in sports

England's World Cup-winning rugby squad dominated the awards handed out to sportsmen in the New Year's honours list announced in London Wednesday.

Lifestyle 05 Mar 2004 | 12:00 AM

Anger management

Another misstep by Man Utd captain Roy Keane may have caused the Red Devils serious woes in the Champions League. B. SANJEEVAN reflects on an Irish nutcase that cracks once too often.