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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Jockey Club staff under fire for 'trying to refuse entry to blind man with guide dog'

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 04:02am by Hazel Parry

    ... Hazel Parry Jockey Club staff 'tried to refuse blind man entry' Hong Kong Jockey Club staff have come under fire for allegedly trying to stop a blind man and his guide dog entering one of their shops, telling him pets were not allowed on the premises. David Wong Man-chiu, 65, and his dog, Google, were apparently surrounded by three members of staff when he visited ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - SOCIETY

    Book review: Wives, Husbands, and Lovers

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 07:52am by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... David Bartram Wives, Husbands, and Lovers edited by Deborah Davis and Sara Friedman HKU Press China's sexual revolution has been every bit as dramatic as its economic one, argues this collection of essays exploring changing sexual and marital norms across the mainland. Sex and academia are not always the most natural bedfellows, but sociologists now seem more willing to explore ...

  3. News - World - SOCIETY

    Human evolution is over, says Sir David Attenborough

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Human evolution is over, says David Attenborough David Attenborough says he believes humans have stopped evolving physically and genetically because of birth control and abortion, but that cultural evolution is proceeding "with extraordinary swiftness". The renowned British broadcaster and naturalist, who earlier this year described humans as "a ...

  4. News - World - SOCIETY

    Brooklyn gains popularity as name, but not for parents in the borough

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 11:16pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Brooklyn name too close to home for some parents Brooklyn is now one of the most popular baby names in the United States- but not in the New York borough itself. Over the past two decades, Brooklyn as a name for girls has surged from No 912 to the top 30 in each of the last three years. Some credit soccer star David Beckham and his wife, Victoria, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Graft-busters exchange tips in fight against corruption

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 05:23am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... in which I feel Singapore can learn a lot from Hong Kong," David Lee Choon Khiang, a principal investigator from the Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau of Singapore, said. The course ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Sutherland’s passion – to solve the problem of poverty

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 04:08pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman olivia.rosenman@scmp.com David Sutherland has dedicated himself full-time to work on alleviating global poverty “I think people sometimes think that poverty is an intractable problem that cannot be solved. I completely disagree with that,” says David Sutherland. In January this year, Sutherland quit his role as Chief Financial Officer for Morgan Stanley ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Doctor delivers practical care where it’s needed most

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 06:05pm by Annemarie Evans

    ... [medical missionary and explorer David] Livingstone wrote about health care in Africa,” she says. “You can still see his books at the Royal Geographical Society in London. Well, 130 years on, where ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Barclays Asia says government could do more to help youths' life skills

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 12:00am by DANNY LEE

    ... the right to play football," said former French international and Premier League player David Ginola, the ambassador for the 2013 Barclays Asia Trophy, who congratulated the graduates. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    What makes Hong Kong great? SCMP campaign celebrates city's spirit

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... David Pang Ding-jung said the aim of the campaign was to "focus a measure of our energy on the positives around us". He said at the launch in Admiralty: "The South China Morning ... together in the best interests of our city, to mine the best ideas, to envision the city's future and to recognise our unsung heroes." Former chief secretary David Akers-Jones will chair ...

  10. Lifestyle - SOCIETY

    Society - June 14, 2013

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... founder, David Harilela, said: "The One reinvigorates in me a desire to believe again in the goodness of man." Taylor, who helps rehabilitate the paralysed in Bangladesh, was the winner. ...




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