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  1. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam jails musicians over songs

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Hanoi

    ... Robertson, deputy director of Human Rights Watch Asia. ... a decision that rights groups branded an outrage. Viet Khang was given a four-year jail term while Tran Vu Anh Binh, 37 was handed a six-year sentence, lawyer Tran Vu Hai said after a short trial ...

  2. Globetrotting

    Posted Mar 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as racist, anti-Semitic and Islamophobic by a group calling for it to be removed from classrooms. The Italian human rights organisation Gherush92, which advises UN bodies on human rights issues, ...

  3. Buy a CD and help save lives

    Posted Jul 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... go to Amnesty International's campaign to end the conflict in Darfur, Sudan, where some of the worst cases of human rights abuses ever have been witnessed. Buy it for your favourite ...

  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Vice-principal puts music at core of learning in primary school

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Kate Whitehead

    ... in an academic turnaround made possible by the power of music. Learning music is a human right, asserts Law, 31, who for more than a decade has spent his energy- and some say his pay- on ensuring quality ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Sting a concerned citizen of the world

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by Dave Bannister

    ... on the other side." However, the real answer has much to do with the fact that people generally don't like actors and pop stars sticking their nose into human rights or politics, whether ...

  6. Biography

    Posted Feb 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... concerts in Africa. 1988 Invited as co-headliner on the Amnesty International Human Rights Now! tour alongside Gabriel, Bruce Springsteen, Sting, and Tracy Chapman. 1990 Releases first ...

  7. Park musicians turn deaf ear to officialdom

    Posted Feb 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... through amplifiers, condemned the ban as 'infringing their human rights' and threatened to rally at Government House if the ban was not lifted. About 300 musicians and their fans shouted ... said: 'All sounds are equal. They don't like our music and they say it is noise. We, as Hong Kong citizens, have the right to play music in a public park. We do not charge anyone. ...

  8. 24 hours with Anita Roddick

    Posted Dec 19th 2004, 12:00am by David Evans

    ... The Body Shop founder remains a fervent environmental activist and human rights campaigner. She tells David Evans about her need to make her voice heard. I'm a news junkie. My day ... Anitaroddick.com is my blog and I've launched an activist site, takeitpersonally.org.uk. I'm really into the antiglobalisation network and all the human rights stuff, so it makes sense to take ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - MUSIC

    Yasmin Levy- sorrow by song but not by nature

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... as beautiful as hers, it's hard to believe Yasmin Levy's songs come from a very dark place. Yet like all great art, it's the darker side of the human condition that brings out the best. ... and passionate voice sings directly to the soul, so it is only right that "darkness" plays a major role in her work. The Ladino diva has released four albums since 2000. She already has three ...

  10. Show puts women down

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... The reality show, Bride Wannabes, has become a hot topic in town. Two people, a life coach and a relationship expert, advise five single women looking for Mr Right. Some people have formed ... with people, not physical appearance. Lennon Tsoi, Notre Dame College From the Editor Thank you for your letter, Lennon. It is odd to think of half of humanity as being 'second class'. ...




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