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  1. Gurmit Kaur

    Posted Nov 19th 2004, 12:00am by Divia Harilela

    ... Divia Harilela Who Singaporean-born Indian model Gurmit Kaur. Beginnings Born in Changi Village in Singapore, Ms Gurmit was fascinated by sculpture and as a young girl taught mathematics to help pay her way through art school. At the age of 19, she ran away from home to escape from an arranged marriage, arrived in Brussels and married instead Belgium's leading sculptor ...

  2. Diplomatic Baggage: The Adventures of a Trailing Spouse

    Posted May 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in postings stretching across four continents and 30 years. A chicken shed in Kathmandu was their first port of call. Today, they're on the steppe in Kazakhstan. Stops in Ethiopia, Belgium ...

  3. This old harp of mine

    Posted Oct 29th 2004, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... a harmonica- as he demonstrates by blowing a couple of bars over the phone from his home in Belgium. 'I'm still in bed,' he says, with a laugh. 'The harmonica, you can put next ... of Belgium, and became one of Europe's hottest guitarists, later moving to the US and becoming one of the most in-demand players there. He made his US breakthrough playing guitar with Charlie ...

  4. HK seeks tax relief for cross-border firms

    Posted Jul 15th 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Enoch Yiu

    ... in 2003 between the mainland and Macau and between Hong Kong and Belgium would serve as models for the negotiations. But he and other tax experts warned that such agreements also provide ...

  5. A matter of basic rights

    Posted Feb 18th 2004, 12:00am by Reggie Ho

    ... of appealing against the court judgments, and is looking to legalise same-sex marriage nationwide. That will make Canada the third country, after the Netherlands and Belgium, to do so. What is more, ...

  6. Partying in silver jubilee style

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... of Napoleon Bonaparte. The House of Orange-Nassau was given the modern-day Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg to rule, which came to be known as the United Kingdom of the Netherlands. The first king ...

  7. The big change

    Posted Dec 15th 2004, 12:00am by Jason Gagliardi

    ... a sex change they are still stuck with their male IDs and passports. I want to build awareness.' Another world leader in the field, Dr Stan Monstrey, of Belgium, agrees to answer some ... procedure that really tests the surgeon's creativity and technique. 'Mostly, sex reassignment is male to female, but in Belgium, almost half our cases are female to male,' he says. ...

  8. State of the unions

    Posted May 19th 2004, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... relationships.' Nine other countries in the EU have some provision for recognising those in committed same-sex partnerships. Belgium and the Netherlands provide for same-sex marriage, Sweden ...

  9. One size fits all

    Posted Apr 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... kilometres Chongqing is about three times the size of Belgium. Its sudden elevation to the status of world's largest city and dinner-party trivia topic came in 1997 when the mainland government ...

  10. The Planner

    Posted Jan 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 2709 3788 or www.ticket.com.tw Believe in Reality? 2004 Taipei Biennial Barbara M.R Vanderlinden from Belgium and Amy Cheng Huei-hua from Taiwan exhibit their observations about personal ...




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