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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the great escapes

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Jason Wordie

    ... The 1980s, however, saw thousands of ethnic Vietnamese “boatpeople” arrive here; many ended up in camps while waiting for lengthy United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees screening procedures ...

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    Something new: Heritage Lodge

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Violet Law

    ... mainland labourers bound for mines in South Africa, and Victoria Prison inmates, when the jail became overcrowded in the 20s. In the 30s, it was a hospital for lepers and patients of infectious ...

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    My life: Peter Allison

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... like Africa for animal watching. I backpacked for six months and then got a job in a safari camp, serving drinks. No one needed me behind the bar if they were out on safari, so ... has undoubtedly the best game viewing in all of southern Africa. Twice I saw five leopards on a single game drive. IN A TIGHT SPOT The camp was on the ground then- it's raised now- ...

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    City scope: The Seattle Chinese Garden

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by Violet Law

    ... Violet Law in Seattle Violet Law in Seattle Blossoming relationship For nearly 20 years, a small group of Seattleites have been toiling to build a Sichuan-style garden in their city. And with craftsmen from Chongqing, rocks from Lake Tai, in the Yangtze River Delta, and peonies from Luoyang, Henan province, it is finally coming together. This labour of love began as the United States ...

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    Rant: Hong Kong Ferris wheel, an eye for eye's sake

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... of New Labour's millennium celebration package, and from Calcutta to Las Vegas, it's been an eye for an eye's sake ever since. China, of course, has built five of the world's ...

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    My life: Josh Summers

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by JENNI MARSH

    ... of wild camels walked through our camping area. NET LOSS On July 5, 2009, I got a call saying, "Check the internet, lock your door and stay inside." The fear in my friend's voice ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: sex symbols

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by Jason Wordie

    ... to sex and reproduction common the world over. Though perhaps, after a hard day’s labour in the fields, this term reflected more hopeful anticipation than nocturnal actuality. Lest we think ...

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    Reflections: take no prisoner

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... slaves of the state. Male slaves provided labour for the workshops and hunting grounds of the state while female slaves undertook domestic work in the households of the emperor. Slaves of private ...

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    Then & now: pride and prejudice

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Jason Wordie

    ... who spent the war passing information, at considerable personal risk, in and out of Argyle Street prisoner-of-war camp. Sleeping with one of the Formosan guards helped enable this activity ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: leaps in the dark

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:20pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Leaps in the dark Sick of the hard-core attitudes that govern many of Hong Kong's post-work workouts? Don't feel like dragging yourself out of bed at dawn, only to be berated by a boot camp boss? Now there's a new way for the city's office workers to get their blood pumping and there are only two rules: no lights, no lycra. NLNL ...




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