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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Mark Peters

    ... Mark Peters Mark Peters Earlier this week, I was asked the pressing question: which would win in a fight between a polar bear and a grizzly? Yes, it was an extremely quiet night down at the pub and we'd already exhausted our musings on Syria, teenage obesity and the tragic and untimely death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. The table was split down the middle on which ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Toxic shock

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Wee Kek Koon Most people in the civilised world condemn the use of biochemical weapons, such as in the recent alleged gassing to death of more than 1,000 citizens in Syria. Weapons that use chemicals to poison the body’s biological functions and cause large numbers of fatalities are not a modern invention. The first recorded use of such methods of warfare in China was during ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 11:18pm

    ... David Icke and Islamist militant leader Omar Bakri Muhammad … Syria-born Bakri, a high-profile Islamic radical once based in London, has been linked to al-Qaeda and, following the September 11 ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A new year, a new quiz

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm by ALL

    ... that contained no meat whatsoever. 19) Primal Scream. 20) the Philippines, Egypt and Syria. 21) Alexander Louis. 22) Liverpool's Luis Suarez, who sank his teeth into an opponent on the pitch ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Film focus

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Mark Peters

    ... Baron Cohen, but his creation continues to have discomfiting parallels with real-life developments in the Middle East - not least those in Syria in recent weeks. After breaking onto television ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Higher purpose

    Posted Nov 04th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... countries, including war-torn Syria. "I am not tired; these are the best days of my life," Senad Hadzic (right), 47, said when reached by phone on a Saudi mobile number. He said he had covered some 5,700 kilometres in 314 days of walking through Bosnia, Serbia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Syria and Jordan as his pilgrimage to the Muslim holy city in southwestern Saudi Arabia, and carried ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Left to their own vices

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Donghuan Xu

    ... online: frontline dispatches from Syria and the Gaza Strip; documentaries about heavy metal bands in Baghdad; fashion, music and lifestyle shows. There are dedicated Vice websites in more than 20 ... meeting rooms. There are at least 60 people, a mix of staff and interns, working on laptops or coming in and out of the 30 video-editing suites. Finishing touches are being made to a special Syria ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESTINATION

    Eat, play, love- Beirut

    Posted Aug 12th 2012, 12:00am by OMAR MOUALLEM

    ... but mostly Beirutis, shopping and dining in a city suffering a devastating tourism season. After all, conflict is still raging nearby, about 85 kilometres away in Syria, and also in Lebanon itself, ... is small- about a third of the size of Taiwan- it takes just 45 minutes to drive from the western edge to Kab Elias, a town close to the eastern border with Syria. Our only public-transport option, ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The truth hurts

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Sian Powell

    ... and igniting civil unrest across the region. It is perhaps too much to say that WikiLeaks has played a significant role in the upheavals that have seen nations as disparate as Egypt, Syria and Libya ... City, Washington DC, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, London and Ottawa”. More recently, a huge cache of information from Syria has been published by WikiLeaks, and it, too, appears to have been sourced ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Party politics

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by IFA

    ... the illusion of Castro, and like a good revolutionary, he is wearing a Palestinian scarf. Falcon and the mayor discuss current affairs- Syria and Palestine- but the financial crisis and the precarious ...



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