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  1. SCMP sweeps board at Amnesty awards for human rights reporting

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Annemarie Evans The South China Morning Post all but swept the board in the English-language newspaper section of the Human Rights Press Awards yesterday. Paul Mooney took the two top features prizes, plus three special merits. One winning article focused on the disappearance of mainland lawyer Gao Zhisheng. Senior reporter Verna Yu won a general news prize for her coverage ...

  2. Crusading for human rights

    Posted Aug 31st 2006, 12:00am by Carrie Chan, Celine Sun

    ... it or not, the socialite-turned-actress has been promoting human rights on her website- telling us all to eradicate poverty and hunger. This is perhaps why the Los Angeles-based group Youth for Human Rights International gave her a human-rights and youth-hero award. She was even listed as an 'Asian celebrity' on its website. 'When I was young, I asked my dad what human rights ...

  3. Human rights awards for Post writers and lensmen

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The South China Morning Post was honoured five times at the annual Human Rights Press Awards- the only Hong Kong-based newspaper singled out by competition judges. Didi Kirsten Tatlow ... first published in the Sunday Morning Post. Post editor C.K. Lau said he was pleased that such 'outstanding' work exposing violations of human rights had won recognition. The 12th ...

  4. Post leads the way for human rights awards

    Posted Mar 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The South China Morning Post gained eight awards in the 11th Annual Human Rights Press Awards yesterday, more than any other publication in Asia. The Far East Economic ... are for regional publishing and broadcasting excellence related to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Leading the Post's tally was China features writer Didi Kirsten Tatlow, who won a general ...

  5. 'What's wearing a bikini got to do with Tibet or human rights?'

    Posted May 11th 2008, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... the focus was just on her and her boyfriend, Australian musician Nick Brazel, 27. 'I don't see how me wearing a bikini has anything to do with Tibet or human rights,' she said. ...

  6. Beijing tells of 'historic strides'

    Posted Dec 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu The mainland has made 'historic developments in human rights', a senior official of the State Council's Information Office has said. 'The Communist Party and the Chinese government have... made arduous efforts to strengthen and protect human rights and have created a human rights development path with Chinese characteristics,' director Wang Chen told ...

  7. Torch relay activist plans next protest to commemorate June 4

    Posted Jun 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is to stage another protest to commemorate the June 4 Tiananmen Square crackdown. The 21-year-old's earlier protest was an attempt to bring attention to human rights in Tibet during the relay ... hoped coverage of her second protest would focus more on human rights than her personal life. To keep the press and fans at bay, and with her boyfriend out of town, her father will accompany her ...

  8. Computer sector to issue privacy guidelines

    Posted Mar 04th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong The computer sector plans to issue guidelines to repair shops on the handling of sensitive data to allay customers' privacy fears following the celebrity sex-pictures scandal. Shops that adopt the guidelines would display a sign and sign ...

  9. Dip perceived in press freedom

    Posted Jul 21st 2004, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Freedom of speech, press and publication indicators have dropped while there has been a confidence boost in freedom of procession and demonstration since January. A poll conducted by the University of Hong Kong found more than 1,000 peop ...

  10. Rights and wrongs

    Posted Dec 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Marianne Kearney, JAKARTA In post-reform Indonesia, democracy and human rights have become popular buzzwords. They are bandied around not just by activists and politicians, but most often ... of human rights during ex-president Suharto's 32-year rule. Thus, it should be no surprise that the Minister for Human Rights and Justice, Yusril Izha Mahendra, complained last week that his ...




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