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  1. Condom incident highlights problem of high-rise litter

    Posted Oct 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem Property management companies in Shanghai are coming under increasing pressure to clamp down on high-rise litterbugs following an increasing number of complaints from their downstairs neighbours. Residents jettisoning rubbish out of upper-storey ...

  2. Quality tests find fewer faulty condoms

    Posted Aug 15th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip Leaky condoms can still be found across the city but there are fewer of them than four years ago, according to the Consumer Council's latest findings. The council tested 10 brands, comprising 11,655 condoms, to see whether they leaked or burs ...

  3. Pet owner shocked by condom find in dog biscuits

    Posted Dec 17th 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee and Scarlett Chiang A dog owner was shocked to find that a small packet inside a bag of dog treats, which he assumed was for keeping the treats fresh, was a wrapped condom. Voice actor Michael Pizzuto said he had found the condom in a 250 gram ...

  4. Condoms found to leak or burst

    Posted Jul 16th 2005, 12:00am by Susan Sprengeler

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Three of 28 condom brands tested by the Consumer Council were found to leak or burst under pressure, including one of the most expensive brands tested. Infinity condoms- at $7.30 a piece, the second-most expensive brand tested- failed to ...

  5. Condoms that look good enough to eat

    Posted Jul 26th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Many people go in thinking it's a candy store. They are quickly disabused. Condomania, the city's first from the worldwide chain, sells specially designed condoms as novelty items. The brightly coloured contraception packs do look l ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Sep 05th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 80pc of new HIV cases sexually transmitted Almost 80 per cent of HIV cases detected in the second quarter of the year were sexually transmitted, prompting the government to launch a publicity campaign to promote the use of condoms, a spokesman for the health department said. An earlier survey found only 24 per cent of Hong Kong men consistently used condoms. Condoms ...

  7. Five steps for a happy fling

    Posted Aug 19th 2006, 12:00am by Karen Pittar

    ... Karen Pittar Counsellor Sharon Glick offers tips for those heading off in search of holiday romance. Don't believe everything they say 'We tend to reinvent ourselves on holiday, so take your scepticism with you when you embark on a romance.' ...

  8. Church v state on population policy

    Posted Dec 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com The Philippines is the most populous Catholic country in Asia. China is the most populous country in the world. It's interesting to observe their diametrically opposed government policies on birth control. Manila, sensibly, w ...

  9. Trainer must not impose own values in human rights

    Posted Oct 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to Amnesty's open letter to the Secretary for Education and Manpower ('Society cannot teach enshrined human rights', October 6) which took issue with the decision to commission the Society for Truth and Light to provide human-rights ...

  10. Sex education seen as vital in schools

    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem Concern groups urge it as compulsory curriculum focus after near-record rise in new cases of HIV The government urgently needs to establish a compulsory sex education curriculum ... that show a near-record rise in new cases of HIV and news that many schools run by religious sponsoring bodies continue to base sex education based on their faiths rather than government guidelines. ...




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