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  1. News - World - EGYPT

    Egypt is using jail without trial as a way of stifling dissent, say critics

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 11:01pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Alexandria Lawyers say unlimited 'preventive detention' is being used as punishment to crush opposition Jail without trial Egypt's way of 'silencing critics' In his white prison uniform, Sherif Farag was forced to present his thesis behind bars, where he spent months without trial, a procedure Egypt's government is accused ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1596219/egypt-using-jail-without-trial-way-stifling-dissent-say-critics
  2. News - Hong Kong - EGYPT BALLOON TRAGEDY

    Relatives identify Hong Kong balloon crash victims in Egypt

    Posted Mar 01st 2013, 03:19pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter Six out of nine deceased identified by their relatives without need for DNA testing Six of the nine Hong Kong victims of the Luxor balloon crash have been identified by their relatives, a Hong Kong police officer said in Cairo on Friday. Tuesday’s balloon crash at near the Egyptian city of Luxor, the country’s ancient capital and a major tourist attraction, killed 19 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1166255/six-nine-luxor-balloon-crash-victims-identified
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    People's Daily's anti-American rant backfires as Chinese teen trashes ancient Egyptian temple

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... online of self-incriminating graffiti he left at the Temple of Luxor in Egypt. The teenager's act of vandalism - he scratched the words "Ding Jinhao was here" in Chinese characters on a 35-century-old sculpture - struck a raw nerve in a in a country so proud of its ancient civilisation. And, embarrassingly, it followed an astonishing attack by the Communist Party mouthpiece ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1251545/peoples-dailys-anti-american-rant-backfires-chinese-teen
  4. Ancient values, customs and morals explored

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... power, representing a king, sometimes a queen, with a body of a lion. Flanking temple doorways and processional avenues in ancient Egypt, sphinx statues served as guardians that kept enemies ... to the eaves of a roof on an ancient Greek temple in Italy. Greek and Etruscan buildings often featured such tiles, which were also highly decorative, to ward off evil. Also on display ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/993507/ancient-values-customs-and-morals-explored
  5. Great Pyramid of Giza

    Posted Aug 05th 2009, 12:00am by Chris King

    ... Compiled by Chris King Ancient wonder There are 138 pyramids in Egypt. The most famous one is the Pyramid of Khufu. It is also called the Pyramid of Cheops and the Great Pyramid of Giza. Giza is a place near Cairo, the capital city of Egypt. The Pyramid of Khufu is one of the famous Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. It is the only one left. Most of the others, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/688870/great-pyramid-giza
  6. News - World - GREECE

    Stunning female statues unearthed in ancient Alexander-era Greek tomb

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 09:23pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Athens Caryatids unearthed at Alexander the Great-era tomb may lead to other fabulous treasures Stunning statues found at ancient site Two stunning statues have been unearthed holding up the entrance to the biggest ancient tomb ever found in Greece, archaeologists said. The female figures in long-sleeved tunics, known as caryatids, were found standing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1587992/stunning-female-statues-unearthed-ancient-alexander-era-greek-tomb
  7. News - Hong Kong - ARCHAEOLOGY

    Let ancient relics tell Hong Kong's early story, experts say

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 04:56am by Amy Nip

    ... But conservationists say not enough attention has been given to telling the story behind the relics, which include ancient pottery and wells. Experts called for a more creative approach to conserving ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586807/let-ancient-relics-tell-hong-kongs-early-story-experts-say
  8. News - World - FINLAND

    Brewery recreates beer from bottles found on 170-year-old shipwreck

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 09:47pm by AFP

    ... not to be drinkable," a team of scientists from Belgium's Louvain University said. But the scientists managed to identify the ingredients used in the ancient beer and determined how it had been brewed, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1627695/brewery-recreates-beer-bottles-found-170-year-old-shipwreck
  9. Harmony and Balance

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 04:55pm

    ... Zegna and director Park Chan-wook’s film A Rose Reborn.  The idea of harmony and balance drawing from Eastern philosophies has repeatedly been related to ancient symbols, such as fresh air ... to a better world. The ancient and Asian concept of air is “Qi”, which means the flow of air in a body or in the environment.  The balance or the smooth flow of Qi is believed to be the key to harmony ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/topics/arose-reborn/1627532/harmony-and-balance
  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Precious Afghanistan heritage reclaimed

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Sue Green

    ... Sue Green A Melbourne exhibition of Afghan treasures is a remarkable affirmation of a troubled land's ancient culture and a tribute to the people who saved them, writes Sue Green ... it and by the time it was abandoned because of the impending US invasion he had found more gold objects than in the tomb of Egypt’s King Tutankhamun. Some years later, while Hiebert was researching his ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1260781/precious-afghanistan-heritage-reclaimed

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