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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Neil Armstrong: A giant legend for mankind

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial A giant legend for mankind There are heroes and then there are those who transcend the accolade. The late Neil Armstrong, the first person to step foot on the moon, was one ... inspiration than Neil Armstrong. ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    Neil Armstrong, the first man to land on the moon, dies at 82

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington First man on the moon delivered 'a moment of human achievement that will never be forgotten' Apollo hero Armstrong dies at 82 US President Barack Obama and astronaut Buzz Aldrin led tributes to the Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon, lauding him as a reluctant but true American hero. Armstrong, who died ...

  3. First Man: The Life of Neil Armstrong

    Posted Jan 01st 2006, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis First Man: The Life of Neil Armstrong by James R. Hansen Simon & Schuster, $234 Of the 12 men to have set foot on the moon, Neil Armstrong- who made that giant leap ... of history at Auburn University in Alabama, attempts to fill in the blanks about Armstrong. First Man: The Life of Neil Armstrong is a meticulously researched, densely written account documenting ...

  4. Marathon team proves training pays off

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am by Neil Runcieman

    ... Financial planners measure results over decades rather than months. They don't stake all their customers' assets on death-or-glory tilts at fortune. Volatile temperaments are likely to be a poor fit with a world where it is more important to mak ...

  5. Complex computer network gives skyscraper a massive lift

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Neil Runcieman

    ... Neil Runcieman Schindler Lifts project manager Paul Easton says the computer network for the International Commerce Centre is just as challenging as the mechanical equipment. 'We have 400 intricately networked computers and a barely calculable distance of electronic cable to run all the lift systems. We're using Windows for some, Linux for others, and a wide range ...

  6. A place in the sun

    Posted Oct 24th 2008, 12:00am by Neil Runcieman

    ... Neil Runcieman Florida offers some worthwhile homes at low prices that can make nice nest eggs, and year-round clement weather, hurricanes permitting For the international investor looking to commit some money to foreign property, or even to set down a marker for a pleasant future retirement home, Florida ticks all the right boxes. At least in principle. Firstly, the aptly named ...

  7. Record results fuel bullish talk of a prosperous future

    Posted Sep 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Neil Runcieman

    ... The addition of 23 new stores and a significant increase in same-store sales have lifted Little Sheep. Reports by Neil Runcieman Little Sheep Group (the Chinese name and brand reads 'Little Fat Sheep'), the hotpot restaurant chain that listed in Hong Kong this year, has reported record gains in revenues and profits for the six months ended June 30, 2008. Revenues were up ...

  8. News - World


    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... burial, memorial service for Armstrong CHICAGO- Neil Armstrong, the first person to walk on the moon, will be buried at sea, a family spokesman said. The burial will take place after a public ... in honour of Armstrong, who died aged 82 on August 25 of complications from heart surgery. He strode into the history books on July 20, 1969, when he became the first man on the moon. AFP   Farc ...

  9. News - World - SPACE

    45 years later, astronaut Buzz Aldrin reflects on the moon landing

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 04:51am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... anniversary of the moment the world heard those amazing words from Aldrin's Apollo 11 crewmate, the late Neil Armstrong- "Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed."- that marked the first lunar landing. Six hours later Armstrong became the first person to step foot on the moon. Aldrin, now 84, is making much of the anniversary. He said he hoped to drop into the White House ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - Scottish Premiership

    Celtic unveil Norwegian Ronny Deila as successor to Neil Lennon

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 10:43pm

    ... of Scottish champions Celtic on a 12-month rolling contract, the club  announced on Friday. The 38-year-old former defender takes over from Neil Lennon, who left the  Scottish champions two weeks ago ... to their first title in 43 years last season and won the Norwegian  Cup in 2010. “Celtic is in great shape and the club has enjoyed real success in recent  years due to the hard work of Neil and his ...




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