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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Blowing their trumpet

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Elaborate, lavish funerals prove that 'face' is as important in death as it is in life, writes Jason Wordie Blowing their trumpet Funeral rituals are a part of life; throughout human history, every culture has marked this most final of journeys in its own way. The Chinese approach to death has always been very distinctive. Various historical travel accounts, ...

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    My life: Alex Tizon

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Ajay Singh

    ... who always felt sort of invisible in America, I became a storyteller of invisible people. The fact that I had to struggle with my Asian self wasn't a life-and-death question anymore. ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... from around the world, in many forms. The song In The Summer of His Years was written straight after JFK's death. For a hastily arranged television programme, the BBC enlisted English ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am

    ... the world over paid their respects, and eulogies tried to capture his larger-than-life persona. Even before his death, he had been routinely cited as an inspiration. The 1987 Ballon d’Or prize, ...

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    My life: Ren Yanfang

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by RONG XIAOQING

    ... me crazy. President Xi Jinping went to Lankao twice in the first half of this year to promote the spirit of Jiao. This is the 50th year since his death. But my book's (The Jiao Yulu ...

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    Then & now: forcing the issue

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by Jason Wordie

    ... into rioting, the army was called out to help restore order in northern Kowloon. While the official death toll remained low, dozens were reported killed and injured, especially around Tsuen Wan. ...

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    Reflections: Just a hunch

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:56pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... 10 months, he was credited with initiating financial reforms that continued after his death. In addition to reining in the fiscal excesses of his late father, the Yongle Emperor, he reformed ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm

    ... after her death, the work Tussaud has inspired continues to intrigue and is often referred to in popular culture. British rocker Rick Wakeman put waxworks on his record covers, including ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Matters of life and death

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 10:52pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Matters of life and death "In this world, nothing is certain except death and taxes." Benjamin Franklin's truism may be depressing but if it's unavoidable then the concept of death- and really, who'd want to celebrate taxes?- with all its accompanying rituals and beliefs, perhaps merits greater understanding. Organised ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am

    ... short, Alexandre César Léopold Bizet achieved relatively little success. After his sudden death from cardiac complications, many of the French composer’s manuscripts were lost or published after ... death – and almost a century later received a translation for the English National Opera by versatile linguist Anthony Burgess … Most famous for his notorious dystopian satire A Clockwork ...




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