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  1. A-share obituary proves premature

    Posted Sep 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tom Mitchell Journalists who leaped to conclusions after Monday's market crash in China could only hope that no investors reacted by leaping from tall buildings, as any such despair was to prove premature. After the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchan ...

  2. D12

    Posted May 30th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... of the game, they do turn their hands to some darker subject matter. The penultimate and sombre Good Die Young, is an obituary for one member, Bugz, who was killed shortly before D12 were signed. ...

  3. Cybercafes a vital link for millions

    Posted Sep 18th 2004, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... through marriage brokers and faster than word of mouth.' Cybercafes in western countries are passe. London's The Daily Telegraph has already written the obituary 'Ye Olde Internet ...

  4. Poirot and his little grey cells

    Posted Mar 18th 2004, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... ever to be honoured with an obituary in the New York Times. He was the best, and since his death 30 years ago, no one has come anywhere near replacing him as the world's greatest ... 9. The last 'Poirot' novel was Curtain. 10. His is the only fictional character ever to have an obituary in the New York Times. ...

  5. BBC trio a right royal bore at The Open

    Posted Jul 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on and on and on about Mickelson hitting 'at the ball'' (what else, Peter?). Tim, he sounds as 'riveting'' as someone who reads obituaries. Along the way, Alliss has provided ...

  6. The Queen of Crime

    Posted Jan 21st 2004, 12:00am by Agatha Ngai

    ... dignity and was loved by many crime story devotees. Poirot was the only fictional character whose death was honoured with an obituary on the front page of The New York Times. He 'died' ...

  7. Leading Parsee gave generously to help the underprivileged

    Posted Jan 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair OBITUARY Sammy Shroff 1914-2004 Like many in the small but influential Parsee community in Hong Kong, Sammy Shroff was devoted to helping others. The long-retired insurance agent died last Sunday, aged 89. He was born in Hong Kong in 1914 when the community was flourishing. Many key businessmen were Parsees, including the founder of the Star Ferry service, Dorabji ...

  8. The Man Who Died Twice

    Posted Feb 15th 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... during the 1900 Boxer uprising. The Times had already mistakenly published Morrison's obituary when his reports became the first eye-witness accounts of the uprising to reach the outside ...

  9. German leader's welfare gamble pays off

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by Marc Young

    ... Marc Young in Berlin Pilloried in the streets and pummelled in opinion polls, German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has not had an easy year. Yet only months after having his political obituary written, the steward of the world's third-largest economy is staging a remarkable comeback. This summer, massive demonstrations against Mr Schroeder's economic reform programme ...

  10. Marcel Breuer

    Posted Oct 24th 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... Times' Breuer obituary hailed him 'one of modern architecture's internationally recognised masters'. Where can I buy his work? Pacific Decor (suite 11G, Yip Cheung Centre, 10 Fung ...




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