• Saturday
  • November 29, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:37am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by


Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 28 for Human Rights

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL RIGHTS

    Hong Kong fad of dyeing dogs' fur could prove fatal: animal welfare experts

    Posted May 18th 2014, 04:55am by Simon Parry

    ... Now, Hong Kong's ranks of mollycoddled pet dogs are being subjected to a further well-meaning indignity to make them less like animals and more like their human owners: they're having ... rights campaigners are concerned at the practice, warning that not all dyes used are harmless and using artificial colour on a dog's fur could trigger an attack by another animal confused ...

  2. Mugabe's daughter studying at HKU under alias

    Posted Jan 25th 2009, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... in human rights abuses giving their children education denied to ordinary Zimbabweans. The southern African country is in the grip of a spiralling economic crisis, political turmoil and a deadly ... However, Law Yuk-kai, director of Human Rights Monitor, said: 'A child who has not done anything wrong should not be asked to take the burden of the wrongs of their parents. 'I don't ...

  3. Woman accuses SPCA of 'senseless killing' of her cat

    Posted Mar 14th 2006, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry The owner of a cat given a lethal injection after being handed over to the SPCA has accused the animal welfare group of the 'senseless killing' of her pet. Althea Tan, 40, claims two-year-old Athos was wearing a collar and a stainles ...

  4. The prisoner Laos would rather forget

    Posted May 24th 2009, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Orobator's case a human rights issue is not the manner of her arrest or the conditions in which she is being held in Vientiane's notorious Phonthong Prison. Rather, it is the fact that, eight ... in March. The circumstances under which she signed and the truth of her pregnancy are not known because a human rights lawyer sent out to her by British legal charity Reprieve has only been allowed ...

  5. BBC says show won't pander to Beijing

    Posted Mar 06th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... are very keen to have a platform... They think they have something positive to say, be it the one-child policy or human rights or the Iraq war. 'They think the voice of the Chinese government ... to be raised 'could cover a wide range of issues such as motherland reunification, human rights and the growth of China's economy'. It adds: 'There could also be questions on more ...

  6. first person

    Posted Dec 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... to each other. I don't understand what happened with Pauline. All along I was trying to work with her. Every personality is different. Nobody is wrong. Nobody is right. It just happens ... Maybe it is just that they don't know enough about our work. I don't blame them. I am there to answer questions and they have a right to ask them. People must remember ...

  7. Long Hair leads vote for city's personality of the year

    Posted Jan 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Joseph Zen Ze-kiun, who was singled out in 2002 after he clashed repeatedly with the Tung administration over human rights issues. ...

  8. Zimbabwean students' union urges HK to deport Bona Mugabe

    Posted Feb 15th 2009, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Kong should send her back to Zimbabwe 'as a way of mounting pressure on President Mugabe to resuscitate the once prestigious education system'. Legislator Emily Lau Wai-hing and Human Rights Monitor director Law Yuk-kai earlier called for a review of the decision to admit Ms Mugabe. Her presence in Hong Kong, where she enrolled in the autumn, was revealed after her 43-year-old ...

  9. Discount neutering to reduce strays

    Posted Jul 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry A $500,000 neutering programme has been launched as part of a campaign to reduce Hong Kong's mushrooming stray dog population by 7,500 over the next 10 years. The number of stray dogs in the city has reached an estimated 25,000 and the So ...

  10. first person

    Posted Apr 21st 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... They shouldn't be allowed to enter Hong Kong. People might say it is a human rights abuse but the objective should be to protect the local population and these people have been arrested previously ...




SCMP.com Account