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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... a landslide victory against a political stalwart to become a congressman. In 2011, he graced the cover of Newsweek magazine (Philippines and Latin America editions), under the headline, "Boxer. ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Quenching the thirst of China’s Yao minority

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm

    ... a good way to stop landslides,” Yang adds. Theirs is back-breaking work, the soil here being riddled with stones: a hindrance to the planting of even the simplest of crops. Superficially, things ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Myanmar snub-nosed monkey facing extinction

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:11pm

    ... an especially heavy toll on habitats. Logging is also taking place at high altitudes and on slopes, making landslides increasingly common due to the loss of tree cover, the union says. Previously, ... residents, FFI says. “They see the scarred mountain slopes and landslides destroying not only forests but also their upland rice fields, and they are not even benefiting from the logging because all ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Casualties of ore: tin mining is devastating the Indonesian island of Bangka

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by MATTEO FAGOTTO

    ... for disliking mining; six years ago, his 32-year-old brother, Ling Fang, was buried in a landslide while he was working in a pit he had dug just 300 metres from Tsung's house. The two miners ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Playwright Yaël Farber introduces colonial politics into Strindberg's Miss Julie

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 11:26pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... in 1945, during the Labour Party's landslide victory over Winston Churchill- as a favourite, but she was eager "to create a complete rewrite". "I wanted to make the shifts ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The artful dodger: Japanese street artist 281 Anti Nuke is risking his freedom to be heard

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 11:00pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Yet Abe retains the support of a large majority of the Japanese public, riding high in opinion polls a little over a year after being elected in a landslide victory for the Liberal Democratic ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Stitch in time: years of toil pay off for a daughter’s special day

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Justin Jin

    ... in Guangdong. This is Xia's first trip of any distance, and on roads that aren't difficult, narrow and prone to landslides. As the vehicle approaches the gleaming new national highway ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    All aboard the Andean express

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 10:30pm by Daniel Allen

    ... century, many sections of the line closed after years of neglect and landslides in the 1990s. "The sight of a locomotive coming down the road here is as novel for them as it is for you, ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Mist opportunities at Machu Picchu

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by CAMERON DUECK

    ... on its 2008 Watch List of the 100 Most Endangered Sites in the world. In the same year, Unesco said there were "urgent problems with deforestation, the risk of landslides, uncontrolled urban ...



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