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  1. News - Asia - FLIGHT MH17

    Can Malaysia Airlines salvage its brand in wake of MH370 and MH17 disasters?

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 12:35pm

    ... the disappearance of flight 370 in March with 239 people aboard was followed this week by the downing of another of its jets, carrying 298 people, over Ukraine. Before the disasters the carrier had among ... for Malaysia Airlines? Other airlines have come back from disasters but none have experienced two tragedies of such magnitude within the space of four months. “There’s no historical precedent,” said ...

  2. Man-made horror of mass hungers

    Posted Nov 28th 2010, 12:00am by Bron Sibree

    ... of starvation in Ethiopian victims during the 1980s when, as Ethiopia waged a vicious civil war against rebels in its provinces, he made several visits to its northern province, Eritrea, now ... person's normal morality and sense of self'. Vying with malaria, dysentery, dropsy, typhus, and yellow fever to name but a few disease, were pigs and dogs which made short work of the weak. He ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC HEALTH

    Campaigners against Tai Po man-made beach reveal E coli danger

    Posted Oct 06th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... disaster for 200 bird and marine species at the site. It will be 200 metres long and 75 metres wide and require the dredging of 10,500 square metres of sea bed. Rural landlords and some members ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Top lawyer calls for pre-handover Sino-British deals to be made public

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 11:38pm

    ... be made public' Secret details of deals struck between Britain and China before the handover should be made public to shed light on controversial issues such as universal suffrage, ... and Britain's position on these issues at the time. "All these things, whether you agree with them or not, should be made known to the public so that we can have a meaningful debate," he said. ...

  5. News - China - CYBER CRIME

    Chinese man accused of hacking into US computers

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 12:36pm by Associated Press

    ... information, and we have repeatedly made it clear that the United States will continue using all the tools our government possesses to strengthen cyber security and confront cybercrime,” Raimondi said. ...

  6. News - World

    Australian woman loses relatives in both Malaysia Airlines disasters

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 01:50am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Sydney Woman's double tragedy In an almost incomprehensible twist of fate, an Australian woman who lost her brother in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 learned yesterday that her stepdaughter was on the plane shot ...

  7. We can't afford another disaster in the harbour

    Posted Sep 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... dangerous sediment will be removed by major engineering projects starting soon in Victoria Harbour. Assurances have been made that every measure is in place to protect marine life and water quality, ... are fish of any size returning. The harbour protection ordinance and a court ruling against the government have made plain that no more land will be reclaimed. Water that was once green ...

  8. News - World - FLIGHT MH17

    80 children were on board flight MH17, UN says, as rebels 'attempt to destroy crash evidence'

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 07:11pm by Reuters

    ... government, whose citizens made up most of the 298 aboard MH17 from Amsterdam, said it was “furious” at the manhandling of corpses strewn for miles over open country and asked Ukraine’s president ... retaliation  Russia said on Saturday it was retaliating against sanctions imposed by the United States last week, before the air disaster, by barring entry to unnamed Americans and warned ...

  9. News - China - HEALTH

    Does Chinese law restrict doctors from helping outside their clinics? Man's fake rumour triggers heated debate

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 06:09pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... To make a point about weaknesses in laws regulating doctors, the man fabricated news that an obstetrician, "Li Qian", had been charged with practicing medicine illegally because she delivered the baby on a train and not at her registered place of work. The man even posted details about "Li", saying she was from the No 3 Hospital affiliated with Peking University ...




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