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  1. Chat room axe 'is like amputation'

    Posted Sep 27th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Gibb

    ... Microsoft's decision to shut down its chat rooms next month in a crackdown on spammers and paedophiles has met with mixed reactions from education IT specialists. IT consultant Chris Smith said the decision was 'a little like the doctor amputating an arm rather than first looking for a cure for the infection'. Most Microsoft chat room users would move to another ...

  2. Censors' bottom line

    Posted Oct 18th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... disembowelings, amputations, mutilations, eye-gougings, slicings, choppings, bitings and a spanking. Also some naughty words.' Only one spanking? Boy, I am disappointed. ...

  3. Little girl who gave everything

    Posted Dec 31st 2003, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... and the amputation of her leg. Her story touched the heart of many of hong Kong people and prompted the patriarch of a wealthy but anonymous local Chinese family, who broke down in tears as he heard her ...

  4. Lawyer attempts to block sharia bills

    Posted Oct 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... of a general election, expected next year. The bills provide for public whippings, the amputation of limbs and jail terms for theft, robbery, adultery, the consumption of alcohol, apostasy and armed ...

  5. Baby born with third leg to undergo surgery

    Posted Aug 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that if it were just an extra leg, it would be like a standard amputation. 'But now it turns out we have to face an operation as difficult and complicated as separating Siamese twins.' Doctors ...

  6. Treated like a criminal for helping Iraqi war victims

    Posted Aug 17th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... the mattresses over and over and over. I did what I could, whether it was cleaning up the blood or disposing of amputated limbs, or holding people who had had amputations done, often without anaesthetics ... pregnant woman had one arm amputated and her other arm was severely damaged,' said Ms Fippinger, crying as she recalled the experience. 'They took the baby by Caesarean and fortunately ...

  7. A cancer survivor... and a warrior

    Posted Dec 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was diagnosed with bone cancer with the probability that his leg would be amputated. 'My mind went blank. Tears dropped on my face. I couldn't believe it was me.' The first thing he asked ...

  8. New blow for Malaysian opposition

    Posted Jul 08th 2003, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... gives total support for Islamic sharia law that provides for penalties like amputation of arms for stealing and stoning to death for adultery. The document says that though the Islamic law would ...

  9. Winnie Feng

    Posted Dec 15th 2003, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... our return to Shanghai, I had an accident on my bike and a tram went over my foot, which had to be amputated. I have never forgiven the Japanese for my injury. It happened because they put ...

  10. Getting away with murder

    Posted Aug 26th 2003, 12:00am by Sunanda Kisor Datta-Ray

    ... and arbitrary killings of civilians, torture, including rape and deliberate amputation of limbs, and abduction and forced recruitment of large numbers of people, including children'. About 50,000 ...




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