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  1. Aid instead of dragon boats

    Posted Jun 01st 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... marking the event by delivering aid. At the 204-year-old Vihara Buddhist Temple near the sultan's palace in Yogyakarta, stacks of boxes obscured paintings commemorating the life of the Buddha as a team of volunteers from the East Javan city of Surabaya organised a vanload of aid for quake survivors. 'The festival is being celebrated around town, but here we are just concentrating ...

  2. Friends aid cricketer in run of his life

    Posted Apr 06th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Community rallies to raise funds for private treatment of his cancer Hong Kong's cricketing community came together on Monday night to help save one of their own. More than 130 people took part in a quiz night and sporting memorabilia auc ...

  3. Island is aid hub for province's west coast

    Posted Jan 16th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Its air strip, port and warehousing facilities are intact. There have been regular complaints that aid is failing to reach people still stranded in remote areas, largely because of logistical problems. Banda Aceh's airport, which usually caters to about 10 flights a day, is struggling to accommodate more than 200 planeloads of aid and supplies arriving every day. 'There ...

  4. Legal meddlers- or helpers?

    Posted Nov 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... help injured people get access to justice, and therefore compensation, faster than they could via the legal aid process. Furthermore, they say, they are saving public money and resources by keeping the cases out of the legal aid system, where the majority of claimants would be forced to turn in order to pursue their claims. But that argument is also used by those opposed ...

  5. Boating boom strains police

    Posted Aug 31st 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Marine officers badly equipped for first aid A rapid rise in recreational boating has put unprecedented strain on the resources of the marine police, prompting calls ... the Sunday Morning Post can reveal that the force's training and equipment have not changed accordingly. Officers receive only basic first aid training and the vessels carry only a basic first ...

  6. HK man turns witness against e-mail scam boss to cut penalty

    Posted Dec 21st 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Hui include wire fraud, conspiracy to deal in the proceeds of illegal activity, and several aiding and abetting charges. It is alleged they set up a network of 'proxy' computers ...

  7. Review of marine police role suggested

    Posted Aug 31st 2008, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford, Nick Gentle

    ... that forced agencies involved in first aid and rescue- including government departments- to carry defibrillators. 'From a medical point of view, this is a proven piece of safety equipment ... of the Hong Kong College of Emergency Medicine, Lau Chor-chiu, said the best way to save lives was to ensure people had first-aid training. Interdepartmental communication and understanding also ...

  8. Frail Kissel still mentally strong

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... learned skills that she was now sharing with her fellow inmates. 'She is very active in assisting other women in the prison with their appeals and with legal aid applications,' ...

  9. Fears of one-sided inquest on shot officer

    Posted Feb 24th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle Lawyer questions the refusal of legal aid for a mother in hearing on TST shoot-out deaths The inquest into the shooting deaths of four people, including three police officers, runs the risk of being a one-sided affair after the mother of the deceased prime suspect was yesterday refused legal aid, her lawyer said. Coroner Michael Chan Pik-kiu is due on Monday to begin ...

  10. Legal reform has made China wealthy, UN says

    Posted Jul 06th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Priscilla Leung Mei-fun, an associate professor of law at City University, agreed with Dr Singh. 'There is a fundamental need to educate people about their rights and to provide legal aid ...




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