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  1. Woman from Shanghai

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... for 're-education' at Jiabiangou labour camp in Gansu province. Most died of starvation. Xianhui Yang, who first heard of the place in 1965, interviewed nearly 100 former Jiabiangou rightists, turning ...

  2. Mentally ill man acquitted over brother's death

    Posted Jun 25th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... yesterday after an autopsy suggested the victim may not have been murdered. The victim could have died of starvation and a fall after suffering an epileptic seizure, the court heard. Fung King-yip, ... for a few days before he died, therefore starvation was a possible cause of death. The prosecution could not prove the defendant had intentionally starved his brother. Fu said the younger Fung also ...

  3. Cherish your food

    Posted Feb 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are undernourished. If developed countries do not help, more people will die from starvation. Many poor families have to reduce their spending on education, clothes and basic medical care for the sake ... to poverty-stricken nations. They need our help. Starvation could lead to an unstable political environment and eventually trigger the third world war. Winnie Yeung Wing-lam, Tin Ka Ping Secondary School From ...

  4. Nothing to Envy

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... of 60,000 who had fled to South Korea. As a teacher, she watched five-year-olds die of starvation; as a young woman, she risked much for walks in the dark with her boyfriend (with whom it took three ...

  5. Strange Days Indeed

    Posted Jan 24th 2010, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... gloom, with books forecasting mass starvation owing to overpopulation. For Wheen, the flavour of the 70s was a 'melange of apocalyptic dread and conspiratorial fever', and this despite ...

  6. Quick action urged to save starving Siberian tigers in zoo

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fund for Animal Welfare (China), was quoted as saying on a news website. Eleven Siberian tigers died from diseases triggered by starvation in the Shenyang Forest Wild Animal Zoo in Liaoning ... period, according to The Beijing News. 'The tigers' health conditions are deteriorating because of starvation and cold weather,' Hua said. 'I'm extremely worried ...

  7. Better use of money

    Posted Jan 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of disease and starvation. In trying to show off their power, many leaders neglect the poor- both in their own country and abroad. I agree that dreams drive us forward. But when life is being threatened, we need to adopt a down-to-earth approach. When the earth is suffering because of climate change, starvation, economic crises and wars, how can we give attention to other planets which ...

  8. Psychic octopus grips the nation

    Posted Jul 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rejects all the food and dies of starvation- a commentary on China's poor food quality. ...

  9. letters

    Posted Jun 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pui-yee, Hong Kong Chinese Women's Club College Let's put an end to starvation In Hong Kong, we can find restaurants and fast-food shops everywhere. There is so much food most of us do not give it a second thought. But there are many people who don't have enough to eat in other parts of the world. Starvation mainly occurs in poor places such as Africa. Crop failures and lack ...

  10. 'Xinyang was not the only place'

    Posted Aug 08th 2010, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... 'I do not agree with the term 'Xinyang incident',' he said. 'In the spring of 1960, mass starvation occurred in many places. Xinyang was not the only place.' ...




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