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  1. Population policy a concern for us all

    Posted Oct 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the best-selling 1968 book, The Population Bomb, which warned of the mass starvation of humanity in the following two decades- a prediction that was obviously flawed. What the book did not account ...

  2. letters

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... starvation. Also, as more land is needed to grow crops for biofuel, large areas of forest will be destroyed. Then more carbon will be released into the air and the problem of global warming ...

  3. How the law helped China progress

    Posted Jun 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on the mainland. A runaway population growth puts undue strain on resources, such as water, the environment, education, health and welfare. Starvation, drought, a lack of land and services can lead ...

  4. five Ws

    Posted Dec 10th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Taylor

    ... starvation. What? At the end of last month, the North Korean government revalued its currency. New paper notes replaced the old ones at the rate of 100 to one. People only had one week to change all ...

  5. Walk to help children

    Posted May 16th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau More than 300 people took part in a walkathon to raise funds for malnourished children in poor regions around the world. Co-organised by Clariant, a multinational chemical company, and the United Nations, the walk aimed to raise public awareness of child poverty and starvation. This is the second year the company has organised the global charity walk. More than 1,000 ...

  6. Life in China no holiday for traders

    Posted Nov 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... They complained of the negative image of Africa and Africans. 'In the media, African people are portrayed as people dying of Aids, people dying of hunger and starvation,' one said. Africans ...

  7. Beggars back on New Delhi streets after high court halts crackdown

    Posted Nov 27th 2009, 12:00am by Azizur Rahman

    ... and discriminatory [anti-begging] law and the poor beggars who migrate to different cities to escape starvation in their poorer native states will get a big relief,' New Delhi-based child rights ...

  8. letters

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... should change our wasteful eating habits. We cannot waste food while millions of people around the world are dying of starvation. Karen Man ...

  9. The darker side of the Chinese 'miracle'

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Jerome Cohen

    ... including the extermination of 'counterrevolutionaries', expropriation of the business community and starvation of tens of millions following the Great Leap Forward. Even the excesses ...

  10. The Life You Can Save

    Posted Mar 08th 2009, 12:00am by Justin Pritchard

    ... drowning, would you save it? If so, why would you not save a child in the third world who is dying of starvation, measles or malaria, all preventable afflictions? Singer's apt hypotheses ...




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