• Thursday
  • September 18, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:39am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 21 - 30 of 557 for Starvation

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - SPACE

    Lizard love space test back from brink as Russia contacts lost satellite

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 09:38pm by GDN

    ... it was left floating in space after the loss of contact, an industry source said the geckos- four females and one male- would probably die of starvation within two and a half months, predicting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1562044/lizard-love-space-test-back-brink-russia-contacts-lost-satellite
  2. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Jailed Khmer Rouge head of state Khieu Samphan denies being part of killing machine

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 04:26am by AFP

    ... wiped out by starvation, overwork, torture and execution. "This is the justice that I have been waiting for these last 35 years," said Khieu Pheatarak, one of around 900 Cambodians ... enter the capital, Phnom Penh, beginning a reign of terror under leader Pol Pot that leaves up to two million people dead through starvation, execution and overwork. January 7, 1979: Phnom Penh ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1568600/jailes-khmer-rouge-head-state-khieu-samphan-denies-being-part-killing
  3. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: I'll Be Right There, by Shin Kyung-sook

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 11:57am by MCT

    ... and yellowed with starvation". I'll Be Right There is Shin's 17th book, but just the second to be translated into English. The first, Please Look After Mom, won the Man Asian Literary ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1564135/book-review-ill-be-right-there-shin-kyung-sook
  4. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodia's killing fields: the 'story' becomes history

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 02:50am by AFP

    ... their rule, wiping out nearly a quarter of the population through executions, starvation or overwork. Teachers were among the prime targets of the communist regime which systematically killed former ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1570843/cambodias-killing-fields-story-becomes-history
  5. News - World - IRAQ

    Islamic State fighters extend gains in north Iraq as tens of thousands flee

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:45pm by Reuters

    ... of people to flee to surrounding mountains, where they are at risk of starvation. The Islamic State sees the Yazidis, followers of an ancient religion derived from Zoroastrianism, as “devil ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1568381/islamic-state-fighters-extend-gains-north-iraq
  6. News - World - SOUTH SUDAN

    South Sudan stares into the abyss three years after independence

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 09:33pm by AFP

    ... will be staring into the abyss and fail to avert a famine if funds do not start arriving soon to help the people of South Sudan at risk of starvation, disease and violence," said Winnie Byanyima, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1550557/south-sudan-stares-abyss-three-years-after-independence
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:07am by STAFF

    ... ethnic lines for seven months, while some four million people (about half the population) face starvation if they don't get food aid soon.   Tour de France rolls by world war battlefield ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1549921/talking-points
  8. Lifestyle - Books

    Global impact of 1815 volcanic eruption blueprint for today's climate change

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 11:52am by CAMERON DUECK

    ... But the worst was yet to come. The suffocating ash destroyed forests, rice paddies and livestock as well as poisoning wells, triggering starvation on a massive scale across the Indonesian archipelago. About 40,000 islanders would die of sickness and starvation, bringing immediate area deaths to more than 100,000 within weeks. Child corpses lined the beaches on nearby Bali, killed by parents ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1531607/global-impact-1815-volcanic-eruption-blueprint-todays-climate-change
  9. Lifestyle - Books - AUTOBIOGRAPHY

    Book review: Dear Leader, by Jang Jin-sung

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 12:17pm by Julian Ryall

    ... of North Korean mothers forced to drown their own babies, of arbitrary arrests, of torture and starvation applied as a way of keeping a citizenry cowed. In truth, any Pyongyang watcher inevitably ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1536790/book-review-dear-leader-jang-jin-sung
  10. News - China - CHINA-JAPAN RELATIONS

    Beijing posts Japanese wartime ‘confessions’ online in propaganda push

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 04:39pm

    ... government archives and the Communist Party still suppresses any effort to document or publicise calamities of its own making, including the starvation of tens of millions following Mao’s disastrous ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1545644/beijing-posts-japanese-wartime-confessions-online-propaganda-push

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or