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  1. Four asylum seekers claim unlawful detention

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Lanka, one from Togo and another from Algeria pending their removal from Hong Kong. Barrister Philip Dykes SC, acting for the four, said they had been unlawfully detained because the immigration ordinance could not be stretched to cover their circumstances. He said that since there were no direct flights to Togo or Algeria, a removal order was unrealistic; the Director of Immigration could ...

  2. Riots only a taste of global crisis to come

    Posted Jan 17th 2011, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... Gwynne Dyer If all the food in the world were shared out evenly, there would be enough to go around. That has been true for centuries now. However, it won't be true much longer. Food riots began in Algeria recently, and they are going to spread. During the last global food shortage, in 2008, there was serious rioting in Mexico, Indonesia and Egypt. We may expect to see ...

  3. Have the confidence to embrace ethnic diversity

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

    ... and organisations in Algeria. It has also appealed for understanding from the Muslim world of its actions and policies towards the Uygurs. Beijing has invested hugely in its relations with Muslim nations, ...

  4. Given enough rope

    Posted May 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Press Freedom Index, down to 137 out of the 178 countries ranked according to the degree of freedom afforded to journalists. This places Singapore behind countries such as Zimbabwe, Algeria ...



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