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  1. Sowing seeds of hope among the 'leftover children'

    Posted Jul 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of a suburban village in Changsha, Hunan province, helped start a non-governmental project called the Farmhouse School. What drove you to start the project? Since becoming secretary of the village ... Why did you choose Longdong village for the project? Longdong is in the northwest of Lianhua township in Changsha's Yuelu district. It has 1,203 households and 4,097 people. ...

  2. News - China - CHINADIGEST

    China Digest

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... the driver lost control. HUNAN Man killed at nightclub A young man was killed with a knife outside an entertainment venue in Changsha at around 11pm on Monday night, the Xiaoxiang Morning Herald reports. Plan for tallest tower A Changsha real estate developer has vowed to invest 4.2 billion yuan to build the world's tallest skyscraper in the city, the Sanxiang City Express reports. ...

  3. Star athletes ready to parade skills

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... inter-school competitions. A total of 101 Hong Kong secondary students competed with their mainland counterparts at the 12-day event in Changsha. Local swimmers and the boys' volleyball team did ... to be at her best when faced with tough opponents. 'I'm very happy. I set a new personal best in Changsha and hope to improve my time this year.' Both medallists said they were confident ...

  4. athlete of the week

    Posted Sep 15th 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... China Secondary School Students Games in Changsha last month. She also helped her team win the 4x50m medley relay at the Inter-School Swimming Championships in the past academic year. Soundbite ... in school. The sport helps me to recharge my batteries and prepare for the challenges ahead. 'I'm very happy that I improved my personal best time in Changsha. As long as I can manage my ...

  5. letters

    Posted Oct 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... High time for action on skyscrapers I am concerned about the number of skyscrapers in Hong Kong. The city was ranked first in the world by the building data website Emporis- with New York ... and sun, which can harm air quality and increase pollution. Many of Hong Kong's tallest skyscrapers have been built around Victoria Harbour, which means sea winds cannot easily reach inland ...

  6. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 28, 2012

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Developer has big dream A developer in Changsha wants to start construction next year in Wangcheng district on what would be the world's tallest building, Voc.com.cn reports. The man said he ...

  7. Can a new broom really sweep clean in polluted HK?

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of uninsulated, energy-hogging skyscrapers, and huge per capita carbon footprints. With the inauguration of a new chief executive, Leung Chun-ying, so soon after the Rio conference, a question worth ...

  8. Sprinting together for glory

    Posted Jul 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Maryknoll Convent School, already participated in the previous All China Secondary Schools Games in Changsha two years ago. She wants to do better this time. Yeung Man-wai, a Form Three student from ... Chiu-keung, who was also in charge of the girls' athletics team in Changsha. 'I know from experience that the standard of the competition is very high. To an extent it is even higher than ...

  9. Identity-theft victim settles with defendant

    Posted Aug 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui A woman who sued the family of her high school classmate for stealing her identity to enrol in a college has settled with the defendant for compensation of 45,000 yuan (HK$51,450). The trial, held at Changsha Intermediate People's Court yesterday, had been postponed since Luo Caixia filed the lawsuit in a Tianjin court last year. Luo originally demanded 141,990 ...

  10. Volleyballers aim to net national prize

    Posted Jun 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kung With their fourth place position, the Hong Kong boys' volleyball players were the most successful team representing Hong Kong at the last All China Secondary School Students' Games, held in Changsha. After three selection stages, 12 volleyball boys will travel to Inner Mongolia next month, once again the city's best hope of a team sports medal ...




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