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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Zoofari Lodge, Dubbo

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:37am by Stephen Lacey

    ... wake up and see zebras, giraffes and these big buffalo-looking beasties right outside your door. What are the chances of being gored to death? Nil. Thankfully, there's a wire fence between ... and African-inspired décor, such as drum stools and tribal fabrics. The butterfly chairs on the shaded veranda are perfect for sitting back in, with a gin and tonic, while you watch the animals go about ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Buffalo and the fight over prime rural land in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 06:09am by Bloomberg

    ... Tahoe and moose stumble across the roads of Halifax. There is a new word to describe how undomesticated animals adapt to man-made environments: synurbanisation. "The cow is very political," said Ho Loy, a former thespian who now campaigns full-time for the buffalo of Lantau. "It's about development, about land rights, zoning, planning and animal policy." ...

  3. News - China - LGBT RIGHTS

    China gay rights activists demand equality on university campuses

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 02:04pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Chinese grass-roots activists have sent a barrage of letters to 112 key universities to demand equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trangender (LGBT) ... that might prompt discrimination against LGBTs, and to offer gender diversity courses. Jointly issued by Changsha-based China Same Sex Love (CSSL), Beijing-based LGBT Rights Advocacy China ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    UN Human Rights Committee to discuss universal suffrage in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:12am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com U.N. to focus on universal suffrage The United Nations Human Rights Committee is to look into universal suffrage in Hong Kong, the South China Morning Post has learnt. The international body – which monitors civil and political rights across the world – will meet as the local government launches a second round of consultation based on a restrictive ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Dance at gay-rights protest was legal

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Activists did not need to have a permit for a 2011 demonstration that broke out in dance; judges rule police were wrong to stop them Dance at gay-rights protest was legal The police were wrong to stop a gay rights group from performing a dance at a Causeway Bay street rally in 2011 on the grounds that the activity did not have a public ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Drive to ensure mothers make right breastfeeding decision

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by REBECCA LAM

    ... Dr Rebecca Lam Hospitals awarded 'baby friendly' accreditation when they promote and support natural feeding Drive to ensure mothers make right breastfeeding decision The World ... to breastfeed, the nurses and doctors will fully support her decision and help in every way possible to ensure that she succeeds. The newborn is placed over the chest of his/her mother right after ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Hong Kong's MTR should have shown some humanity over stray dog

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:30am by Alex Lo

    ... The incident has rightly caused outrage. Animal lovers and rights campaigners laid flowers and put up banners at Fanling station where the stray was struck by a train on Wednesday. An online campaign against the rail operator collected thousands of signatures in just a few hours. MTR staff at Sheung Shui station where the animal first appeared tried all of six minutes to rescue it. ...

  8. Poisoner suspected of killing 10 cats at school

    Posted Feb 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... cats ate it and ran into the school where they died.' The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said it was abnormal for so many stray cats to be found dead at one location. ... a lot of stray cats in the area, but the group had not received any reports of animal abuse in the district recently. No report was made to the police in connection with the previous cases. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Death row dogs: 80 rescue animals face being put down after Hong Kong charity made homeless

    Posted May 29th 2014, 04:16am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Board. "We are in a dark place right now. I really don't know what is going to happen," she said. "We cannot euthanise all these wonderful, loving dogs that we have nurtured ...

  10. News - World - ISLAMIC STATE

    UN rights chief Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein warns of Islamic State ‘house of blood’

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 09:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Geneva The jihadist militants who have seized large swathes of Iraq and Syria are intent upon creating "a house of blood", the UN's new human rights chief says. In his maiden address to the UN Human Rights Council on Monday, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein lashed out at the Islamic State (IS) militant group, which has carved out a stronghold ...




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