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  1. News - Asia

    Oscars date for clay figure that stars in Cambodian film The Missing Picture

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 03:13am by AP

    ... The Missing Picture stars hundreds of similarly carved clay figures- not actors- to illustrate how the Khmer Rouge regime left more than 1.7 million people dead from starvation, medical neglect, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1438848/oscars-date-clay-figure-stars-cambodian-film-missing-picture
  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Syrian rebels in Homs sign deal with military to give up most of stronghold city

    Posted May 04th 2014, 06:45am by AFP, GUARDIAN, AP, Reuters

    ... in the Old City to the point of starvation. Homs had become a heartland of Syria's civil war and the scene of some of the fiercest fighting in the past three years. Its proximity to the Lebanese ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1503705/syrian-rebels-homs-sign-deal-military-give-most-stronghold-city
  3. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria torture photos lead to calls for war crimes charges

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 11:09pm by AFP

    ... investigators said. A report by the prosecutors- commissioned by Qatar, which backs the Syrian rebels- provides "clear evidence" of the starvation, strangulation and beating of detainees ... opened," he said. "The pictures show over a period of years the systematic murder of detainees by starvation, by torture, the gouging out of eyes, the hideous beating of people, the mutilation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1411298/syria-torture-photos-lead-calls-war-crimes-charges
  4. News - World - SYRIA CONFLICT

    Washington had prior knowledge of Syria torture report

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 10:36am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... to “clear evidence” of the starvation, strangulation and beating of detainees in Syrian prisons. “We learned of the existence of this database of photos in November. We were shown some of the sample ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1412364/washington-had-prior-knowledge-syria-torture-report
  5. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    Beijing will fight proposed UN court action over North Korean abuses

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 11:06pm by AFP

    ... rights situation in one country." The panel's 372-page report is a wide-ranging indictment of North Korea for policies ranging from deliberate starvation and torture in political prison ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1429874/beijing-will-fight-proposed-un-court-action-over-north-korean-abuses
  6. News - Asia - HUMAN RIGHTS

    North Korea should face ICC over crimes against humanity, says UN probe

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:02pm by AFP

    ... of populations, the enforced disappearance of persons and the inhumane act of knowingly causing prolonged starvation,” the report said. It condemned a system of throwing generations of the same family ... have been killing people through starvation while they are living well.” Abductions ‘unique’ in scale North Koreans’ daily lives were marked by constant “surveillance, coercion, fear ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1429621/un-panel-set-expose-north-korea-war-crimes-and-bring-cases-hague-report
  7. Lifestyle - Health

    Should you drink only when thirsty, or before thirst strikes?

    Posted May 27th 2014, 11:14am by David Wilson

    ... taking your first drink early: within 20 minutes of waking. Otherwise, he warns, you will trigger a chemical reaction that tells your body you have entered starvation mode, which means you start ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1519664/should-you-drink-only-when-thirsty-or-thirst-strikes
  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    UN human rights inquiry chief wants North Korea hauled before international court

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 09:33am by Reuters at the United Nations

    ... concluded in a February 17 report that North Korean security chiefs and possibly even Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un himself should face international justice for ordering systematic torture, starvation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1486681/un-human-rights-inquiry-chief-wants-n-korea-hauled-international-court
  9. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Khmer Rouge trial hears closing statements

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 03:34pm by AFP

    ... Khmer Rouge wiped out up to two million people through starvation, overwork and execution in the late 1970s. The trial, which began hearing evidence in late 2011, is widely seen as a landmark ... Civil party lawyers alleged the defendants had intimate knowledge of the Khmer Rouge’s “elimination” policy through deliberate starvation and of the persecution of those branded “class enemies”. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1333009/khmer-rouge-trial-hears-closing-statements
  10. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Art house: Austrian tale of a woman’s isolation in The Wall

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:36pm

    ... expressive is the stress on her face. It’s a gauntness that stems from emotional starvation more than survivalist hunger and fear. For company, she has a dog. Later, she finds a cow which she takes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1432684/art-house-austrian-tale-womans-isolation-wall

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