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  1. Think big

    Posted Jan 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of February is an exhibition of Kuba ceremonial textiles from the Kasai River region of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The gallery is open from 10am to 7pm, Monday to Friday and from 11am to 6pm ...

  2. Only one in 10 gain refugee status

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for his wife and twin boys who have fled from their homeland to the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo. In the seven months since he arrived in Hong Kong on a tourist visa, Tony's life ... was assigned to work on a team investigating civil war atrocities in the Republic of Congo. 'We found people in the government were involved in the mass killing,' he said. Reprisal was swift. ...

  3. Beijing lumps UK and United States with developing nations

    Posted Sep 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to visit the mainland: The Democratic Republic of Congo, Cameroon, Belarus, Panama, Venezuela and Ethiopia. While British citizens are charged $1,330 for a one-year multiple entry visa- a fee ...

  4. HK students join campaign to end child execution

    Posted Feb 18th 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... on their creative skills to design posters raising awareness of the plight of child offenders. According to Amnesty, five countries- the US, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iran, Pakistan and China- are known ...

  5. people's republic of desire

    Posted Mar 24th 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... was put to death by the state. Plato was a wannabe. And Aristotle ultimately left democratic Athens and went to live on the island of Lesbos. Unfortunately, too many philosophy graduates nowadays ...

  6. Republic of protest

    Posted Oct 08th 2004, 12:00am by B.J. Lee

    ... B.J. Lee, Seoul The Seoul Plaza has long been a hotbed of protests. During the dictatorial regime of the 1980s, hundreds of thousands of student activists and dissidents filled the plaza, at the heart of the capital, to unite against human rights violations and demand democratic reforms. Now that South Korea has achieved what it yearned for- democracy- one would think the place should ...

  7. The check republic

    Posted May 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the move just another manifestation of its evolution. As its public relations spokesman says: 'Burberry is a democratic brand that continues to evolve and extend its global reach.' Does ...

  8. Still the world's freest

    Posted Jul 19th 2004, 12:00am by James Dorn

    ... country, placed 68th, with a score of 6.3; Russia came 114th, with a score of 5. The lowest-scoring countries were the Central African Republic (4.5), the Democratic Republic of Congo (4.4), ...

  9. Why the UN welcomes Chinese peacekeepers

    Posted Mar 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... David Harland Lieutenant-Colonel Yang Jingjun and his staff are a long way from their frozen homes in northeastern China. At a well-regarded military hospital in Kindu, in the rainforest of the Democratic Republic of Congo, the 43 men and women of his Chinese unit provide medical backup for 4,000 United Nations peacekeepers struggling to restore calm in eastern Congo after a war that has ...

  10. She shall save the world

    Posted Jul 09th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... the Democratic Republic of Congo, Zimbabwe, Haiti and a host of other nations are gripped by fear and loathing. Even among people in countries known for having it all- the United States, Australia, ...




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