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  1. Wired science

    Posted Jul 26th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... such issues as the US health system, medical experimentation, animal testing and bio-genetics. Now in Hong Kong as artist-in-residence at the Art School, High is hosting a series of workshops ... her comic video Animal Attraction, about people communicating telepathically with animals, was aired on US public broadcaster PBS. A more recent video project, Embracing Animal, documents her ...

  2. The killing floes

    Posted Apr 06th 2005, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... and Mail said that the animal-rights protesters are 'misguided', and infatuated with the animals. Its highest-profile columnist, Newfoundlander Rex Murphy, savaged the critics. Murphy ...

  3. Dished up

    Posted Mar 04th 2005, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Le Tire Bouchon in Central is featuring dishes from the Rhone Valley this month. The dishes, which are available as a three-course set (for $360 plus 10 per cent) or a la carte, include starters of snails, and main courses of lobster and fish s ...

  4. Monkeys come to aid of injured companion

    Posted Aug 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Benjamin Wong A group of monkeys pulled their injured companion off a country road yesterday in an apparent act of compassion witnessed by a motorcyclist who knocked the animal down. The act of animal courage was played out on Tai Po Road at about 8.15 am, police said, when the motorcyclist, a 45-year-old woman, was heading towards Kowloon. The accident happened near Villa ...

  5. Scheme for poultry slaughter months off

    Posted Jan 06th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Officials want more time to study a plan for an automated abattoir in Western Officials admitted yesterday that the launch of centralised or regional slaughtering of poultry is still months off despite having completed a four-month public cons ...

  6. Mild-mannered official turns feisty fighter for animal rights

    Posted Apr 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... wild animals being killed and sold and domestic animals being abandoned and abused. At that time I was working for the State Planning Commission. My friends and I noticed that quite a number ... had to submit a mountain of proposals and documents but we finally got the central government to pass the Law on Wild Animal Conservation. Netting birds was also banned in Beijing. What ...

  7. Horrific footage sparks war of words

    Posted Aug 07th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... authenticity between animal rights groups and fur-trade officials on the mainland. The video, shot undercover during a year-long investigation into Chinese fur farms, shows the raccoon being tied to the back of a truck before its fur is peeled off over its head. The bloodied animal is then dumped on a pile of carcasses and has the strength to lift his head and stare into the camera before ...

  8. Present your arguments

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Alfred Yiu

    ... have to give three reasons why you think so. Reason 1: animals have rights too Reason 2: animals' homes are unlawfully (according to Nature's law) intruded by humans Reason 3: ... paragraph on Reason 1: Firstly, we have to understand that humans are just one type of animal on earth. Even though we are more intelligent than other animals, that does not mean we have more rights ...

  9. The killing fields

    Posted Aug 07th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... for Aids, we'd be against it'- and says the groups hold the 'deeply entrenched view that animals have the same rights as humans'. 'Fur farmers have a vested interest ... Thanks to fashion's fur revival, the trade in animal pelts is booming on the mainland, transforming rural backwaters into thriving hubs of commerce. With Hong Kong the biggest ...

  10. High-speed chicken abattoir planned for Western

    Posted Jan 05th 2005, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee A regional abattoir capable of slaughtering 8,000 chickens an hour is being planned for Western District as the government's first step towards centralised slaughtering of poultry. The government issued a consultation paper last April on var ...




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