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  1. Tsunami memorial a forgotten mess

    Posted Mar 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Alan Morison

    ... Alan Morison in Phuket Phuket's International Wall of Remembrance, a tribute to the foreign victims of the Boxing Day tsunami, has been allowed to fall into disrepair, with parts of the memorial destroyed by fire. Just three months ago, the memorial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/541418/tsunami-memorial-forgotten-mess
  2. Travellers' checks

    Posted Aug 27th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... (www.airseychelles.net), which departs every Tuesday, or in Mauritius if you take Air Mauritius (www.airmauritius.com.hk), which leaves twice weekly. Fly either carrier and you'll be eligible to buy an Indian Ocean Pass, which can be used for discount flights between the two countries and neighbouring Reunion Island and Madagascar. See the Air Seychelles website for details. Spa break The newly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/561758/travellers-checks
  3. Perth

    Posted Aug 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... views of the Indian Ocean and Rottnest Island. Large cane chairs and high ceilings- and a roaring fire in winter- make for a colonial feeling. Try a large platter of hummus, prawns and crab ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/558775/perth
  4. Tsunami rebuilding effort must remain focused

    Posted Dec 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There is an unfortunate disconnect between largesse and on-the-ground action, as the Indian Ocean tsunami so poignantly shows. Despite the outpouring of generosity, two years later one-third of survivors remain in temporary housing, 60 per cent of pledged donations are outstanding and an early warning system is still rudimentary. We, the individuals who gave ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/576598/tsunami-rebuilding-effort-must-remain-focused
  5. Wave of recriminations

    Posted Dec 26th 2006, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... and electricity.' The people of the Indonesian province of Aceh suffered the hardest blow when the tsunami brought death and destruction to countries bordering the Indian Ocean rim. The combined number ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/576588/wave-recriminations
  6. Olav the intrepid takes lead role in Kon-Tiki saga sequel

    Posted May 17th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... investigations along the way, paying 'special attention to ocean pollution and its effects on the reproductive abilities of plants and animals in the Pacific Ocean'. The crew is also testing ... configuration comprises eight crossbeams lashed to 11 balsa logs and covered by a bamboo deck. Its sail is three times bigger than those that powered the Kon-Tiki across the same stretch of ocean ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/549074/olav-intrepid-takes-lead-role-kon-tiki-saga-sequel
  7. In deep trouble

    Posted Feb 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... sharks live, testing depths in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans and Mediterranean Sea from 471m to 5,900m. Sharks were generally seen or caught at up to 2,000m, but beyond this depth ... Sharks are excluded from life in the abyss, making them an easy target for fishermen, says study, Agence France-Presse Ocean depths beyond 2,000 metres are almost devoid of sharks, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/537663/deep-trouble
  8. Beijing extends its influence

    Posted Nov 28th 2006, 12:00am by David Fullbrook

    ... and investment, especially in ports, around the Indian Ocean. Mr Hu's three days in India were jolly enough, but little happened to move relations to a higher plane. The two sides seem unable to put ... with Britain's 19th-century string of pearls: naval bases and coaling stations scattered from Aden, Yemen, through the Indian Ocean to Hong Kong. Britain ruled the waves to support its empire and ensure ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/573238
  9. The Argumentative Indian- Writings on Indian Culture, History and Identity

    Posted Dec 31st 2006, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Tim Cribb The Argumentative Indian- Writings on Indian Culture, History and Identity by Amartya Sen Penguin, HK$150 'India has a long and noble argumentative tradition,' The Economist summarised in its review of Nobel economics laureate Amartya Sen's collection of essays of the past decade, The Argumentative Indian, one of the standout paperback books released ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/577021/argumentative-indian-writings-indian-culture-history-and-identity
  10. The Argumentative Indian- Writings on Indian Culture, History and Identity

    Posted Sep 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Tim Cribb The Argumentative Indian- Writings on Indian Culture, History and Identity by Amartya Sen Penguin, HK$150 'India has a long and noble argumentative tradition,' The Economist summarised in its review of Nobel economics laureate Amartya Sen's collection of essays of the past decade, The Argumentative Indian. However, it added: 'India's inability ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/562603/argumentative-indian-writings-indian-culture-history-and-identity

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