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  1. Letters

    Posted May 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in this way, there is less chance of the strays contracting diseases. I would also like to see more people in Hong Kong adopting these animals. We should respect their right to life. We must address ... dependent on exports and more driven by domestic demand. Deep Vaze, Mid-Levels HK flag for war memorial I refer to Cynthia Sze's letter regarding the Cenotaph in Central ('PRC flag right ...

  2. Talkback

    Posted Jan 31st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the government is saying indirectly. The animals have as much right to keep their habitats and lives as we have our right to keep our homes and lives. If the government continues to kill more wildlife ... 'blessing' to the Buildings Department to pour concrete into the streams to make way for more houses, killing the wildlife in the streams and forcing many animals to move away, makes the matter ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Jan 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Right to speak In the past few weeks, spokesmen for the central government have condemned remarks by US authorities regarding the pace of democracy in Hong Kong as 'interference ... In China, the left hand rarely knows what the right hand is doing, but both hands are always ready with the handbook of world politics. Some day the Chinese authorities will understand what ...

  4. Don't let retiring senior civil servants work

    Posted Jan 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... companies, morality includes protecting the rights of shareholders above trees and animals to maximise profits.' For him, utopia is a world where companies are allowed to pollute our land ... is the right of civil servants. This will help many civil servants take the government to court in future. Ordinary civil servants do not enjoy 360 days' accumulated leave, which is only allowed ...

  5. The highlands of hatred

    Posted Sep 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Nelson Rand

    ... the country, a claim corroborated by various human-rights groups. 'They are being chased like animals,' says Mr Chhay, adding they are forced to be constantly on the move. 'They ... tough. The church that stands opposite his ramshackle home in Buon Tuor has been locked since 1975. The plight of Sui Thom is a familiar one, according to Human Rights Watch (HRW), the US ...

  6. Friend or food?

    Posted Dec 19th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... As more Chinese open their hearts to dogs, animal-lovers are launching a national campaign to have them taken off the menu before the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Simon Parry reports Mainland chef Zhang Xingguo has found that being an animal-lover in the northeast province of Liaoning can carry a heavy price. Since beginning his career at 19, he has been sacked no less than 13 times ...

  7. Political Animal

    Posted Dec 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... retirement of Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun- who has been an outspoken champion for universal suffrage and human rights- another familiar face will be missing from next year's July 1 march. ...

  8. Hard Truths to Keep Singapore Going

    Posted Mar 27th 2011, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... talent is by marrying the right partner. 'The bright ones marry equally well-educated spouses. The result is their children are likely to be smarter than the children of gardeners.' ... Zemin's son, Li Peng's sons, Zhu Rongji's son- all top class.' For Lee, 'the Chinese have a position more in keeping with the animal kingdom. 'I'm powerful, ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Feb 20th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the local population; nepotism, cronyism, limited individual rights and freedoms; a government that continues to favour the rich and powerful together with corporate business at the expense ... Bill Palmer, Sheung Wan No excuse for farming animals for their pelts I am writing to reply to the article 'Fur traders deny animal cruelty in Year of the Rabbit' (February 6). Fur ...

  10. Anti-whaling lobby courts Beijing as conservation vote looms

    Posted Jun 06th 2005, 12:00am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... by animal welfare groups to lend its weight to the preservation of another endangered mammal, the whale. Looking to take advantage of the recent downturn in Sino-Japanese relations, animal welfare ... depleted whale population. 'This year just one vote could make a difference,' says Grace Gabriel, deputy director of wildlife and habitat protection at the International Fund for Animal ...




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