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  1. Anti-migrant vitriol shuts Facebook page

    Posted Mar 09th 2011, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... A new page was soon set up and had attracted nearly 13,000 users by 11pm yesterday. Many dubbed the migrants 'locusts' for eating away at their job opportunities and social welfare. ...

  2. Beijing spotlight on HK tensions

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... a Peking University professor likened Hongkongers to dogs, and an inflammatory newspaper advertisement portrayed mainlanders as locusts. 'An advertisement does not represent the overall view ...

  3. Thousands vow protest over mainland cars

    Posted Feb 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zimmerman, CEO of Designing Hong Kong, said: 'Mainland vehicles, not mainlanders, are the locusts unleashed on Hong Kong,' referring to a recent advertisement that attacked practices ...

  4. Singh's challenge: stand up for reforms or step down

    Posted Mar 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by the greedy locusts of corruption, thuggery, privilege and wholesale political incompetence. Direct connections between national politics and what happens in India's state elections ...

  5. Faith, hope and charity

    Posted Jun 26th 2007, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... and locust plagues. The Soares family's status as internally displaced people (IDPs) is a fate shared by more than 55,000 people in many camps. 'At its peak, there were 120,000 ...



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