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  1. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Families of massacred Malaysian rubber tappers press UK for apology

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur Families press UK for war apology Relatives of 24 Malaysian rubber tappers killed by British troops in 1948 yesterday pressed their demands ... Although the ruling appeared to give the families a strong case to sue for damages, Quek said: "Compensation is not the point but a full acknowledgement of the fact. "Family members ...

  2. Writer's family seeks halt to manuscript sale

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com The family of writer Zhou Zuoren, who died in 1967, has demanded the cancellation of a weekend auction of a manuscript they say was looted from their home ... to the auction house says the Zhou family is the indisputable owner of the manuscript under mainland law, including the 2007 Property Law, and any dealings in the item without the family's consent ...

  3. Refugee families to resettle in Ireland

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A group of Rohingya families from Myanmar will arrive in Ireland next month under a United Nations resettlement scheme, The Irish Times reported. The 78 refugees- 28 adults and 50 children- have been living in a UN-backed camp on the Bangladeshi side of the border since their families originally fled Myanmar 17 years ago. They will spend six weeks at an orientation ...

  4. A Nuclear Family Vacation

    Posted Sep 21st 2008, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis A Nuclear Family Vacation by Nathan Hodge and Sharon Weinberger Bloomsbury, HK$200 Where do defence journalists go for their holidays? To nuclear weapons facilities, that's where. The enlightening A Nuclear Family Vacation, by Nathan Hodge and Sharon Weinberger, a married couple who specialise in defence journalism, is a trawl around the many nuclear missile ...

  5. Anger as army kills Mindanao family of five

    Posted Sep 10th 2008, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... for 'humanitarian considerations'. A local peace monitoring group, Bantay Ceasefire, described the incident as deplorable and claimed that a bomb, not machine-gun fire, had killed the family- a claim ... machine-gun fire, resulting in the deaths of the family in a nearby boat. He cast some of the blame for the deaths on the MILF. 'The lawless MILF group should refrain from using civilians ...

  6. Group provides solidarity for families of missing men

    Posted May 31st 2004, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... chemist Manzoor Ahmed Dar, now wants to bring grieving families together. With APDP assistance, she and her sister are learning fashion design, and plan to set up a 'Victims Company' ...

  7. Family secrets uncovered

    Posted Dec 26th 2006, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... throwing the stone. Charlie is the only person who believes him. When she decides to do some investigating of her own, Charlie discovers things about her family that turn her world upside down. Innocent is a gritty thriller. It shows how a lie can affect a family struggling to keep themselves together. It is a cold and thought-provoking read. Innocent By Anne Cassidy Published by Hodder ...

  8. First family claims divine help

    Posted Jun 28th 2006, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles Three saints in the family have helped Philippine President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo weather political storms, both the president's spouse and brother-in-law claim. Her husband, Jose Miguel Arroyo told a reporter for the top-selling Philippine Daily Inquirer while en route to the Vatican that the family had a direct lineage not only to St Theresa of Avila, ...

  9. Victim's family will get payout

    Posted Oct 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivien Cui The family of Wang Peng, the Chinese engineer kidnapped and shot dead by Islamic militants in Pakistan, will be paid 400,000 yuan by China Pacific Insurance. The announcement ... to Wang's family, Xinhua reported. The report said Wang Ende, who was rescued on Thursday, would receive compensation. Sun Qixiang, the dean of Peking University's insurance department, said ...

  10. What if your loved one died in Iraq? Two families' tales...

    Posted Nov 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Jacqui Goddard

    ... JACQUI GODDARD in MIAMI Marine Corporal Kevin Kolm's parents were devastated when a military chaplain knocked on their door to tell them he had been killed in Iraq. But they still support President George W. Bush's decision to send him there and ...




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