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    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:35am by LETTERS

    ... is prevalent in many parts of India, too. But it is a respected animal; people bear it and no one hurts it.   On top HK officer defending police right to free expression: Robert Castilho- Police should ... On Hong Kong's monkey population harassing hikers and residents for food: Khan Ali- A living moving creature has its right to live. We as humans should respect our close ally ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 15, 2014

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 04:53am by LETTERS

    ... Animals that cannot adapt to a changing environment die off. We all need to recognise that wildlife has as much right to inhabit this planet as we do. People have to try and change ... by failing to comply with court orders to cease their illegal occupation. The rule of law is the basis of all democratic rights and the students, by their disobedience of the law, show they cannot ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 17, 2014

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 04:48am by LETTERS

    ... as possible. Hui Tin-fung, Kowloon Tong   End senseless slaughter in Nepal At the Gadhimai festival in Nepal, held from November 28 to 29, thousands of traumatised animals will be led to the slaughter, sacrificed to the Hindu goddess of power, with people too afraid not to get their hands bloodied in order to appease her. Animals are lined up to have their heads chopped off, the ground drenched ...

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    Letters to the Editor, November 23, 2014

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:03am by LETTERS

    ... to people in Hong Kong having no understanding of politics or their rights. In conclusion, there is no need to carry out reform of the liberal studies curriculum. There is much students can learn ...   Pangolins are under threat of extinction While there is high public awareness of the plight of many endangered animals including sharks, tigers and blue whales, the plight of pangolins largely goes ...

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    Letters to the Editor, June 2, 2014

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 03:25am by LETTERS

    ... neglects the fact that this process effectively denies a person the right to travel at will. I and my wife have sons living in Australia and New Zealand and sisters in the UK, and would expect ... to six weeks, the British government removes my right to travel. The only way around this, which I carried out last year, is to make the application in person at the passport office in Britain. ...

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    Letters to the Editor, May 22, 2015

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 03:55am by LETTERS

    ... And if a shortage of vets is a problem, then there is clearly a need for a vet school. I also keep hearing stories about cruelty to animals. This kind of abuse appears to be on the rise in Hong Kong. I feel that it might be easier to curb this trend if we had more vets. We have to recognise that while humans have rights, so do animals, and they should be protected in an international city like Hong Kong. ...

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    Government must stop boats from fishing in marine park

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:25am by LETTERS

    ... an authorised hunting ground for those few hundred licensees who have the legal "right" to spoil communal property. This is because of the government's unfair practice of catering ... of resources" mean nothing, and that the government cannot be trusted to do what is right for the betterment of our broader society because it does not define, or act upon accepted international ...

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    Letters to the Editor, June 16, 2013

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... and reconsider the right policy for Stanley. Adding more parking spaces is absolutely the wrong direction and will destroy the attractiveness of our world-class beach and its lovely environment. ... interaction with animals. Fear and revulsion are learned responses and dogs definitely don't deserve such reactions, yet dog walkers are barred from using beaches, parks and promenades just ...

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    Authorities turning blind eye to deadly speeding on South Lantau Road

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 03:15am by LETTERS

    ... of users of South Lantau Road. All of the writers have been rightly critical of lax enforcement of the speed limits, which are regularly exceeded, as well as the cavalier attitude many drivers have ... groups, including Protection of Animals Lantau South, to install closed-circuit television cameras at known black spots, enhance the use of speed cameras and introduce any available "speed ...

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    Letters to the Editor, June 5, 2014

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 03:48am by LETTERS

    ... upgrades as a right that it is in fact a privilege. If passengers cannot abide being behind the curtain, now there is a way to sit in front- pay for it. Mark Peaker, The Peak   Incinerators ...   Dogs should not be treated as accessories I refer to the report (" Hong Kong fad of dyeing dogs' fur could prove fatal: animal welfare experts ", May 18) Dogs as pets are part ...




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