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  1. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Pistorius to face trial in March over girlfriend’s killing

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 05:11pm by AFP

    ... and had both legs amputated below the knee when he was 11 months old. Prosecutors have said he donned his two prostheses before firing four shots through the door, a delay they thought would prove ...

  2. Lack of data on amputees worries experts

    Posted Jun 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the rubble. She was transferred to a hospital in Jinhua, Zhejiang province, earlier this month but, after struggling for nearly a month, had to have her right hand amputated. Zhang Chunmei, from the same school, was sent to a hospital in Chongqing to recover from the amputation of her legs. 'The most miserable thing over the past month is that my legs have been cut off. I'm so ...

  3. 'Her voice finally faded' after three days

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... on by the decomposing corpses around him. Before he was pulled free, doctors had to amputate his legs which could not be freed from the rubble. Luo's cousin, Chen Xingming, recalled arriving on the scene ... over from the continuous aftershocks. Zhang would spend another four days in the debris, feeding on brine and syrup served through a rubber tube before doctors finally decided to amputate his ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - The spirit of Hong Kong

    Help us to celebrate this city's unsung heroes

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 12:00am by ANNE MARIE

    ... was fighting for his life when a virus affected his heart. Complications led to his right leg being amputated. As part of its Celebrating Hong Kong initiative, the South China Morning Post today ...

  5. News - World - LIBERIA

    UN court upholds Charles Taylor’s 50-year term on appeal

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 07:50pm by AFP

    ... left hand was amputated by the RUF in 1999 in Freetown but who came to court for the verdict. Judge King said he was “not persuaded” by a recent controversial ruling before the Yugoslavia war ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL CRUELTY

    Pet dog crippled by illegal snare in Pat Heung

    Posted Dec 29th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... front leg amputated yesterday after being caught in an illegal animal trap for about three days. When two-year-old Ah Tai was found, his leg's skin and muscle had been stripped back ... thin. Cheung, a long-term resident of the village, took Ah Tai to a vet in Mong Kok, where she was told the dog's leg had to be amputated to save his life. "It's very cruel ...

  7. News - World - MALI

    Macabre exhibit at Gao city hall of defeated Islamist fighters body parts

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... franchise in the region, ruled the city. They imposed an extreme form of Islamic law, flogging, amputating and sometimes executing violators. At the foot of the city hall steps, the cleanly severed ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Jul 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to Princess Margaret Hospital for treatment. Doctor sued over amputation A woman has sued a doctor for negligence over the treatment given to her 14-month-old son, which led to one of his fingers being amputated. Lam Po-yee filed a writ for damages for her son, Bosco Law Yin-pok, in the Court of First Instance this week against Dr Alvin Chan Yee-shing. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    PolyU helps set up Sichuan institute to manage disaster

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... "Many [Lushan] casualties fell from a height and were not crushed. Most broke limbs and bones," Li said. "There were fewer cases of amputations, lower-body paralysis and brain ...

  10. News - China - EXPLOSION

    Beijing airport bomber's 'mistreatment' case reopened

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am by CHOI CHI-YUK

    ... that happened later." Ji Zhongji said he received a phone message yesterday morning that his younger brother's left hand had been amputated in Beijing Jishuitan Hospital before he was taken ...




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