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FORMER Taiwan president Lee Teng-hui, who died on Thursday aged 97, was dubbed "Mr Democracy" for burying autocratic rule in favour of freewheeling pluralism, and thrived on defying China's drive...

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TRIBUTES poured in for Neil Montefiore, the former chief executive of telcos StarHub and M1, who died on Saturday at 67.

[SINGAPORE] The former chief executive of telcos StarHub and M1, Neil Montefiore, who was known for his candid nature and incredible foresight, has died. He was 67.

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JOEL Schumacher, the director of two flamboyant Batman films and cult teen classic The Lost Boys, has died of cancer aged 80.

[LOS ANGELES] Joel Schumacher, the director of two flamboyant Batman films and cult teen classic The Lost Boys, has died of cancer aged 80.

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SAN Miguel Corp chairman Eduardo Cojuangco, who many called "the Boss" and "Pac-Man" for his knack for acquiring businesses, has died at 85.

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MACAU gambling king Stanley Ho, who built a business empire from scratch in the former Portuguese colony and became one of Asia's richest men, died peacefully at the age of 98, his family...

[HONG KONG] Macau gambling king Stanley Ho, who built a business empire from scratch in the former Portuguese colony and became one of Asia's richest men, died peacefully at the age of 98, his...

[NEW YORK] John Horton Conway, an English-born Princeton mathematician whose body of work ranged from the rigorously highbrow to the frivolously fun, earning him prizes and a reputation as a...

[NEW YORK] Bill Withers, the legendary soul singer behind 1970s hits like Lean on Me, Lovely Day and...