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  1. News - Asia - CONSERVATION

    Japanese whalers hint at plans to resume hunts after UN court ban

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 10:27pm by Reuters

    ... as a marine resource that, after the second world war, was an important protein source for an impoverished nation. Japan also conducts separate hunts in the northern Pacific, while its fishermen ... Reuters in Tokyo Court papers issued in the US against Sea Shepherd hint at plans for a modified season Japanese whalers expect to resume Antarctic hunts The group that conducts ...

  2. News - World - EUROPE

    EC head warns Cameron against 'historic mistake' on immigration

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 09:41pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian Brussels tells Cameron arbitrary limit could affect Britons living abroad Barroso warns Britain against historic mistake European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso ... defected from Cameron's centre-right Conservatives, swept to victory. Ukip hopes to win a second seat in a November by-election after the defection of another Conservative MP ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 22, 2014

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:52am by LETTERS

    ... actions." It should also be noted that the use of tear gas in warfare has been banned by the Chemical Weapons Convention since 1997, but due to US lobbying, its use for domestic law enforcement ... of paralysing Hong Kong's economy and affecting other citizens' daily lives, the activists should accept the current electoral formula for the 2017 chief executive election and negotiate ...

  4. Business - Commodities - EARNINGS

    China Nickel Resources narrows first-half loss but gloomy over market

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 10:48am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... Chim Sau-wai sauwai.chim@scmp.com China Nickel Resources, a producer of special steel, remains pessimistic about the steel market despite reporting that its net loss in the first half of the year narrowed to HK$70.7 million from HK$102 million a year ago. The company, in a results announcement on Wednesday, cited pressures on its business from continued oversupply in the Chinese ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines, US marines conduct exercises near China-held reef

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 12:39pm by Agence France-Presse in San Antonio, The Philippines

    ... Agence France-Presse in San Antonio, The Philippines Joint military exercises involving amphibious landing craft between the Armed Forces of the Philippines and US Marines take place near disputed reef occupied by China Over 6,000 Philippine and US Marines carried out a military exercise on a Philippine beach on Sunday near a disputed reef occupied by Chinese ships that has become ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Tim Jarvis

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Joyee Chan

    ... Joyee Chan The British adventurer tells Joyee Chan about risking his life to re-enact Ernest Shackleton' sperilous 1916 Antarctic rescue mission Tim Jarvis JUNGLE BOY I was born ... resourceful, resilient and better at problem-solving because nature throws up different challenges to (those posed by) a man-made environment, which offers very controlled experiences for children. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    UK could ban tear gas exports to Hong Kong, minister says in parliamentary debate

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 04:48am by AUSTIN CHIU AND DANNY LEE

    ... scrutiny for the second time in less than a week. READ MORE: To view all the latest Occupy Central stories click here Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, an MP and chairman of the Conservative Friends ... and fair election impossible to contest. However, Conservative MP Richard Graham, who organised the debate, criticised the Foreign Office’s defence of the National People’s Congress standing ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Developers squeeze out tiny flats as home prices soar

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 04:56am by Sandy Li

    ... tiny flat too early. The 35-year-old from Chongqing has been living in a studio flat of about 200 sq ft in Wan Chai after the multinational company she works for sent her from Beijing to Hong Kong, the world's costliest city to buy property. "I used to live alone in an 80 sq metre (860 sq ft) unit in Beijing," Kuang said. "I was shocked when my budget was only ...

  9. Sport - Golf - Hong Kong Open

    Ernie Els leads Hong Kong Open by two shots after sizzling 65

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 09:47am

    ... in tomorrow for more live coverage. 5.30pm Live leaderboard-9 Ernie Els-7 Raphael Jacquelin, Scott Hend, Cameron Smith-6 Lu Wei-chih, Daan Huizing, Lee Slattery, Marcus Both, S.S.P. Chowrasia, Wade ... of mine growing up and hopefully I'll get the chance to play with him on Sunday."     5pm Live leaderboard-9 Ernie Els-7 Raphael Jacquelin, Scott Hend, Cameron Smith-6 Lu Wei-chih, Daan ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    China's outspoken transgender queen of modern dance talks about her tough road to the top

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 10:41am by Kathy Gao

    ... life. For a time, she lived the high life and opened a bar in Beijing that become a hotspot for artists and diplomats. In 2000, Jin set up her own dance troupe and, with official encouragement, ... changes, I'll stick to my dream." Tenacity aside, it has taken plenty of courage to forge her path in what is still a conservative society. Her success cannot be taken as an indicator ...




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