The East India company's supply line of wives

The East India company's supply line of wives

The Fishing Fleet: Husband-Hunting in the Raj

by Anne de Courcy


Jad Adams

Sunday, 23 September, 2012, 10:26am

Feast Day of Fools

Feast Day of Fools by James Lee Burke Orion (e-book)

18 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Harry's game

When crime-writer Michael Connelly was 13, his family relocated from Philadelphia to Florida. 'My mum worked at a bank and she would take me and my two brothers to this big city park,' he recalls. 'We'd have to play sports and take care of ourselves. She'd pick us up on her way home

from work.'

23 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Man on Fire

Man on Fire (film tie-in)

by A.J. Quinnell

Orion $105

7 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Joint drill

The PLA is expected to invite the US navy P3 Orion aircraft, recently banned by Beijing from landing in the SAR, to take part in search and rescue exercises next week.

26 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

Orion to offer Net satellite for region

Orion Network Systems has announced plans to launch an Internet-by-satellite service from its Orion-3 satellite.

According to IT Daily, the Internet satellite has a range extending across Asia. It will be aimed at Internet service providers and be based on the WorldCast system.

20 Jan 1998 - 12:00am

Off the shelf

TRAVEL writer Norman Lewis, now well into his eighties, steers his talented prose in the direction of Indonesia in An Empire of the East (Picador $102). Along with his evocative descriptions of the people and places of Sumatra, East Timor and Irian Jaya, he also tackles the politics.

18 Feb 1995 - 12:00am

Havoc hits high seas race crews

SOUTH African-entry Orion Express took line and handicap honours in the IMS class in yesterday's Steinlager Ocean Triangle race for the Corum Cup.

23 Oct 1994 - 12:00am