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  1. Orphans' choir strikes a chord with pupils

    Posted May 10th 2008, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... three years ago, are orphans whose parents died from Aids, starvation or in war. Frank is one of the 1,500 children and widows who receive accommodation, food and education from Watoto. Each ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/637062/orphans-choir-strikes-chord-pupils
  2. Letters

    Posted Oct 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and starvation every year and have no schools to walk to. But this is not Hong Kong's problem, and never has been. As Mrs Chan says, we should consider ourselves lucky. Budget deficit, negative ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/430001/letters
  3. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/717740/letters
  4. A royal flush

    Posted Jun 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Tony Latter

    ... societies in Asia. And at various times it was British Hong Kong to which thousands of mainland Chinese fled, to escape anarchy, persecution or starvation- much of it attributable to a leader whom ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/505599/royal-flush
  5. Remember the needy on our doorstep

    Posted Jan 07th 2005, 12:00am by Bernard Chan

    ... is that most CSSA claimants are elderly, handicapped or single parents, and they need and deserve support. Although they are not facing starvation and disease like the tsunami victims, many live ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/484544/remember-needy-our-doorstep
  6. Will judges share the cuts in civil service pay?

    Posted Jul 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with a slightly analytical view that the problem of starvation is not one of food stocks, but of distribution. Affluent societies routinely throw away food, while elsewhere people starve. The G8 summit, at which Mr Bush and Prime Minister Tony Blair tried transparently and pathetically to repair their demise in popularity by offering aid to Africa, need not have had starvation on the agenda ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/508694/will-judges-share-cuts-civil-service-pay
  7. Our 'father' saved hundreds from dying

    Posted Sep 28th 2007, 12:00am by Richard Watt

    ... and orphans who survived those years, it is only a certain bright light of faith that serves to defeat dark memories of near starvation and the hardship they endured. Yet the intrusive clatter ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/609520/our-father-saved-hundreds-dying
  8. Old-world charms still prevail in bustling, modern Guangzhou

    Posted Dec 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... riding on goats descended from the heavens to save the city's people from starvation and to promise them bountiful harvests for ever. As a result of that celestial visitation, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/576304/old-world-charms-still-prevail-bustling-modern-guangzhou
  9. Letters

    Posted Oct 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The end result was slowed production and an almost bankrupt national economy. Again, the pursuit of an ideologically-driven development led to mass starvation. Luckily, the installation of Deng ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/694347/letters
  10. Letters

    Posted Sep 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will continue to reproduce quickly and the numbers will soon be up again at the level that the local food resources can support. The excess puppies produced will die of starvation, disease, on the road, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/651959/letters

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