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  1. News - China - CRIME

    Migrant worker stabs one-year-old boy to death in Guangdong, injures two other children

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 01:16pm

    ... Associated Press in Beijing A man wielding a kitchen knife killed a one-year-old boy and injured two other children on Monday morning in the southern province of Guangdong, Xinhua reported. A posting on Xinhua’s Weibo account said the migrant worker, 23, attacked the children in a rented room in Zhongshan city. The injured were a girl, 10, and a six-year-old boy. The account ...

  2. News - China Insider - CRIME

    Migrant worker awaits trial verdict after 'selling' his son for 80,000 yuan

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 01:59pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Jia Xiaoping charged with child abduction A Beijing migrant worker is awaiting a verdict after going on trial charged with child abduction. He was found “selling” his newborn baby boy to an adoptive parent for 80,000 yuan (HK$102,000). Jia Xiaoping went on trial in a court in suburban Shunyi District of Beijing on Wednesday after police discovered ...

  3. News - China - CRIME

    Migrant worker set off blast at Guilin school after child rejected

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... yesterday that places in the school were very limited and many children of migrant workers were on the waiting list. The shortage of educational opportunities in cities for such children has long ... He Huifeng huifeng.he@scmp.com Disgruntled father triggered fatal explosion in Guilin after his child was refused admission Migrant parent set off school blast, source says A migrant ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong triads using Indonesian domestic workers to smuggle Ice

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 04:46am by Bryan Harris

    ... Bryan Harris bryan.harris@scmp.com Triads using maids to smuggle Ice Hong Kong's triads are targeting Indonesian migrant workers to smuggle drugs into the Southeast Asian nation, ... they are diversifying tactics- and according to domestic helper rights groups maids can be easy prey for drug rings looking for couriers. Indonesian migrant workers are considered among the most vulnerable ...

  5. News - China - CRIME

    Pingnan county killings put focus on mental health of migrant workers

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Killings put focus on plight of migrant workers The suspect who killed three children and injured another 13 in a machete attack on Friday in Pingnan county, Guangxi is a frustrated young migrant worker who had just returned home, local authorities said, highlighting what experts said was a growing social problem on the mainland. Wu Yechang, ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Erwiana to return to Hong Kong to assist in assault case against former employer

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 06:45pm by JOANNA CHIU

    ... police asked Erwiana to return for a medical examination in Hong Kong. She will be here from April 7 to April 13," said Eni Lestari, spokeswoman for the Justice for Erwiana and All Migrant Domestic Workers Committee. Ramon Bultron of the Asia Pacific Mission for Migrants said Erwiana might take part in events next week planned by rights groups. Erwiana's former employer, Law ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Injured Indonesian maid Erwiana Sulistyaningsih weeps on leaving hospital

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 06:45pm by Danny Lee and Agencies

    ... said. Cynthia Ca Abdon-Tellez, the head of the Mission for Migrant Workers, said that the organisation hoped Erwiana was "much better, and would be able to recuperate faster in order ... Aid Foundation, said Erwiana was recovering well, but had been instructed to return to hospital once a week indefinitely. Eni Lestari, spokeswoman for the Asian Migrants Coordinating Body, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    'She threatened to throw me off the balcony': Second domestic helper alleges employee beatings

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 01:47pm by Joanna Chiu and Clifford Lo

    ... as Hong Kong police sources revealed officers would visit Erwiana, 23, in Indonesia. A migrant workers' group working with Erwiana said her wounds were healing, though she still suffered from ... threatened to "kill her family" if she told of her treatment, according to Eni Lestari, head of the Indonesian Migrant Workers Network. Bunga said she would consider co-operating ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Indonesian maid at centre of 'torture ordeal' row could sue Hong Kong government

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 05:09am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... for Migrant Workers, said: "We have discussed bringing a case against the government with lawyers. We are now waiting for Erwiana and her family to make a decision." The news came ... Migrants' Co-ordinating Body. Rights lawyer Robert Tibbo, who advised surveillance whistle-blower Edward Snowden, said Erwiana's lawyers could sue the government for failing to fulfil its ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    New employee abuse victims emerge as thousands march for justice for Erwiana

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 02:13pm by Phila Siu

    ... "I told her she could hit me but she could not ask me to kill myself. I have a son in Indonesia." The Justice for Erwiana and All Migrant Domestic Workers Committee said 5,000 people ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com New victims emerge as maids march for justice Thousands of foreign domestic workers and supporters of the Indonesian maid at the heart of torture allegations ...




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