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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & Now: The China lover

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Jason Wordie

    ... "Manchukuo" was declared independent in 1932, the "state" was an international pariah, only recognised diplomatically by Japan and- predictably- the Vatican, then a habitual supporter ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:10am by Mark Peters

    ... recent referendum on independence, the band's frontman, Alex Kapranos, said, "There's no question about it, it should be independent. But part of me wants to say no, just to f*** ...

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    Something new: Electric avenues

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... against "survivors", in what's billed as "the world's most thrilling run". Hot on the heels of the zombies comes the Electric Run, which promises to tran-sport ...

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    Then & now: Spitting images

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:10am by Jason Wordie

    ... public education drives against spitting- combined with punitive fines- continued into the 20th century and gradually achieved widespread success in many parts of the world. Tuberculosis, ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Resistance fighter Lim Bo Seng highlights the academic link that many a Malayan Chinese forged with Hong Kong. A class of their own Overlooking Singapore’s MacRitchie Reservoir, the isolated grave of Lim Bo Seng – a legendary clandestine resistance figure during the years of the war against Japan – offers unexpected connections to pre-war Hong Kong. Born in  ...

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    Rant: getting off Scot-free?

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Kenny Hodgart

    ... in this month's referendum on the country's proposed independence from the rest of Britain- and that Scots living outside of Scotland would not- the whole business seemed a tad unreal. On a pragmatic ... of opportunity and adventure for centuries, and will continue to do so in the event of independence. But many of them also go back. Right now, they're being made to feel a bit less welcome. ...

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    Reflections: cruel and unusual

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... too. Desecration of corpses wasn’t unusual in ancient China – public displays of body parts were used by the state as a deterrent against crime. But there were also emperors who killed ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared: no love hotel

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... That was the thing. I could have put up with the bathroom not having a socket, forcing me to squeeze against the desk (without stationery) to see in the mirror while using the hairdryer; I could have endured ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: the common touch

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... the work site with an entourage of senior officials and military officers. When they reached the river, the emperor, against the entreaties of his attendants, waded into the water. Naturally, ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: That's entertainment

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... most of these entertainers were corrupt and amassed wealth and political power. Their glory was short-lived, however. The emperor’s adoptive brother soon rebelled and the emperor was killed. ...




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