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Arts 12 Oct 2013 | 4:00 PM

Passing of an iconoclastic artist – Tan Tong (1942-2013)

His body might have been frail but on canvas, he was a colossus of strength and creative energy.

Lifestyle 02 Dec 2013 | 4:00 PM

A walk to remember

Paul Walker was rock-solid guy in life and films.

Lifestyle 18 Dec 2013 | 4:00 PM

Larger than life

Peter O’Toole’s personality was big enough to fit his roles.

Lifestyle 18 Dec 2013 | 4:00 PM

O'Toole's Oscar nominations

Peter O’Toole was nominated for eight Academy Awards; he never won. (He was, however, given an honorary Oscar in 2003.)

People 06 Jan 2014 | 4:10 AM

Football legend Eusebio dies

The 1966 World Cup star was the first black African global football hero.

Lifestyle 15 Jan 2014 | 10:45 AM

Prize-winning Argentine poet Juan Gelman dies at 83

The winner of top literary honour is also known for his strong criticism of military regimes.

People 17 Jan 2014 | 8:35 AM

Russell Johnson, The Professor on 'Gilligan's Island', dies at 89

The iconic figure was the last surviving male cast member of the classic 1960s sitcom.

People 21 Jan 2014 | 10:55 AM

Famed conductor Claudio Abbado dies at 80

Inspirational Italian musician is also noted for his commitment to nurturing young talent.

Lifestyle 25 Jan 2014 | 4:00 PM

Sublime songcraft of Kassim Masdor

Kassim Masdor, composer of classic P. Ramlee songs, will be remembered for his creative versatility and prolific music output.

People 28 Jan 2014 | 10:50 AM

US folk music hero Pete Seeger dies at 94

The legendary musician hailed as ‘America’s conscience’ was also a noted environmental and anti-war activist.