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  1. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Anti-graft campaigners receive death threats after standing up against bid rigging

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:48am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Anti-graft campaigners receive death threats Three Hongkongers who are standing up against contractors who allegedly rig tenders to win lucrative maintenance projects say they have received death threats. They have handed police envelopes they received containing photographs of their families alongside warnings not to make trouble. One letter ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    Death row dogs: 80 rescue animals face being put down after Hong Kong charity made homeless

    Posted May 29th 2014, 04:16am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Hazel Knowles Appeal for help as charity loses kennels, leaving 80 dogs' lives on the line The rescue dogs on death row These are three of the 80 dogs that could be put down in 22 days' time unless the charity that cares for them finds a new home. Sai Kung Stray Friends have been told they have to vacate their premises by June 20, when demolition vehicles will move ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 05:09am by STAFF

    ... We don't have bombs falling. We don't have U-boats in the harbour Edward Snowden, on a proposed British surveillance law   Reading determines the life and death of a nation. It has a profound effect on culture Professor Tse Shek-kam on the decline in books' popularity   This deep joy and happiness will last forever, the team gave all they had German coach ...

  4. News - Asia - ESPIONAGE

    Qatar sentences Filipino to death for 'sharing military data' as Manila denies espionage

    Posted May 27th 2014, 02:46pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila The Philippines denied today it was spying on Qatar, after three Filipinos were convicted of espionage in the Gulf state. One man was sentenced to death ... to intelligence officials in the Philippines. Their names were not disclosed. It said the man who received the death penalty worked at a major state-run Qatari company and spied for a “state security ...

  5. News - World

    US tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds told to pay US$23b to chain-smoker's widow

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 04:51am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Orlando R.J. Reynolds told to pay huge punitive damages over 1996 lung cancer death Smoker's widow awarded US$23b A Florida jury has awarded the widow of a chain-smoker who ... The judgment was the largest in Florida history in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by a single plaintiff, said the woman's lawyer, Chris Chestnut. Cynthia Robinson, of Pensacola, sued the cigarette ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - MEDICAL COUNCIL

    Doctor banned over death of ex-actress Eugina Lau's newborn baby

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:31am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Medical Council finds obstetrician botched delivery of ex-actress Eugina Lau's son Two-year ban for doctor over baby's death The doctor who delivered a former actress' baby who died a day later was yesterday convicted of professional misconduct and had her name removed from the medical register for two years. The Medical Council found ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Elderly man arrested after wife found beaten to death

    Posted May 27th 2014, 03:17pm by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com The 76-year-old allegedly bludgeoned woman with hammer in their home after heated quarrel Elderly man arrested after wife found beaten to death ... the man's wife, Lai Sau-fong, 78, was bludgeoned to death at home in Wong Tai Sin on Monday night during a dispute. The city's second murder case in four days came to light when police received ...

  8. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    Owner of South Korea ferry that sunk killing 300 is found dead

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 09:55am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Police confirm body in orchard is that of Yoo Byung-eun, the fugitive billionaire sought over the deaths of 300 in the April capsize Disaster ferry tycoon ... of Yoo's death. Prosecutors had hunted Yoo since May and offered a US$500,000 reward for tips about him. They believe Yoo owned the ferry via a web of companies and that his alleged corruption may ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 04:16am by STAFF

    ... gets under way A full inquest opens in Britain today into the death of model and TV presenter Peaches Geldof, who was the second daughter of musician and activist Bob Geldof. She was found dead in her home in April. The cause of her death is widely believed to have been related to heroin. Her mother, Paula Yates, died of an accidental heroin overdose in 2000. Initial post-mortem ...

  10. News - China - CRIME

    ‘I was framed’: Court outburst by mining tycoon Liu Han as he is sentenced to death

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 02:59pm by Keith Zhai

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com Convictions seen as prelude to anticipated case against ex-security tsar Death sentence for tycoon Liu Han A Sichuan mining tycoon with links to former domestic security tsar Zhou Yongkang erupted in anger when he was sentenced to death yesterday for leading a mafia-style gang. In a brief hearing in Xianning, Hubei province Liu Han, 48, yelled ...




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