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  1. Voluntary starvation dates back centuries

    Posted Nov 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Women starving themselves is not a new phenomenon- in Western Europe at least. In medieval times, women in the Catholic orders would starve themselves in order to get closer to God, sometimes refusing all food except the holy Eucharist. The wome ...

  2. Word Power

    Posted Apr 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Word Power Match the following words with their meanings on the right. 1. cub 2. surpass 3. brink 4. starvation 5. jet-setter 6. hypocrites a. extreme hunger caused by a lack of food b. ... Word Power 1. c, 2. f, 3. d, 4. a, 5. e, 6. b; Fill in the blanks 1. brink, 2. hypocrites, 3. starvation, 4. cub, 5. jet-setter, 6. surpass; Language Focus 1. My cat is so cute that I want ...

  3. Grains of hope

    Posted Dec 21st 2007, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Peter Kammerer As a child growing up in Australia in the 1960s, the topic of global hunger came up every other night at the dinner table. A reluctant vegetable eater, I was constantly being reminded by my mother about the world's starving children so ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. Benefits of GM foods outweigh risks

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... can help us produce large amounts of higher-quality, longer-lasting food more quickly. In developing countries, where many people face starvation, this technology could save lives. It also ...

  6. Make Mid-Autumn a time for change

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

    ... to deal with leftovers while there are children dying of starvation in less developed countries. Try to avoid the problem by buying only as many mooncakes as you can eat, and choosing those ...

  7. Charity solves headache of good food gone to waste

    Posted Oct 11th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... in poverty and suffering starvation. But we had hesitated to donate them for fear that some of the products would end up on the grey market. 'But we are confident of the reputation of welfare ...

  8. letters

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... they find it, it is very dirty and they become sick after drinking it. Because they have so little food, everybody is always hungry and sometimes the children die of starvation or from illnesses. ...

  9. Feed the world- end the rush for biofuels

    Posted Mar 27th 2008, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... in the diet, or choosing between feeding the children breakfast and paying their school fees, or even, in the poorest communities, starvation. And the crisis is only getting started. It is the perfect ...

  10. Pasadena

    Posted Feb 04th 2007, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... Starvation. A mixed-media painting and screen print on canvas and ribbon, the work shows people feasting and banqueting lavishly, while men are imprisoned nearby- a scene that looks to be set ...




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