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  1. Drop your standards, singletons are told

    Posted Feb 09th 2004, 12:00am by Hannah Lee

    ... pressure by not having a partner. According to the 2000 census, the number of Hong Kong women in their 30s or 40s who had never married almost quadrupled in previous 15 years. And in 2002, ... Hannah Lee Authors of a survey of single women say they shouldn't set their sights so high Lower your standards, look elsewhere, or prepare to live happily ever after without prince ...

  2. Jack's lass

    Posted Feb 01st 2004, 12:00am by Ajay Singh

    ... and Jennifer and her mother moved to a Santa Monica apartment. But her parents 'still love each other now', says Nicholson. 'He never married anyone else.' When Nicholson and her ... and these women don't want to look like everybody else,' says Nicholson, 'so I'm thrilled when they choose something from my line.' Nicholson's theatrical dresses, boasting ...

  3. Private grief of the one Uncle Jim loved best

    Posted Dec 06th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... and Wong lived together for 14 years, from 1976 to 1990, but never married. He later described her as the great love of his life. She recalled that before they separated, Wong grew very upset ...

  4. Top educator blazed a trail for women

    Posted Jun 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the girls' school for more than 30 years, Symons had an immense influence on the lives and careers of hundreds of young women who later succeeded in professions once regarded as closed to their sex. She blazed a trail for other women, notably when Sir Murray MacLehose made her the first woman to sit on the Executive Council in 1975. Until her death, she was in regular touch with many ...

  5. Women's work

    Posted Sep 21st 2003, 12:00am by Winnie Chung

    ... WOMEN ARE complicated creatures. Most men will tell you that, and so will some women. A lot of this complexity probably arises from the tug-of-war between the roles society forces on them and what they want from life. But whatever the reasons, a lot of women have their own interesting stories to tell. It is on behalf of these women in Hong Kong that actresses Perry Chiu -woo, Karsin ...

  6. Dhaka's warring women refuse to bury the hatchet

    Posted Sep 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... them shake hands. Instead, the tight-lipped politicians looked the other way. Despite Mr Carter's efforts to mediate between Bangladesh's two most powerful women leaders - he was visiting Dhaka as head of a team sent by the Washington-based National Democratic Institute for International Affairs, to observe the lead-up to parliamentary polls - the two women leaders ...

  7. Jordan takes lead in Muslim women's fight for equal rights

    Posted Jul 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... opening was even aired internationally on CNN. Billed as the first ever women-only coffee shop in Jordan, the Sabaya Cafe was conceived as a place where Jordanian women of all ages could sip tea ... meals. Yet by the time this reporter arrived in the capital Amman, 16 months later, the pioneering cafe had long since shuttered its doors. Scores of Jordanian women, from flight attendants ...

  8. Dogged fighter helped women find rightful place

    Posted Jun 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair When angry female civil servants declared war on the government in 1979, one of their leaders was a petite social activist named Ellen Li. Women had already won ... servants could hardly have chosen a better figurehead to gain respect for their cause. Li, who died last week aged 96, had a distinguished career as an effective and early advocate of women ...

  9. All the presidents' women: a not-so-secret sexual history

    Posted Feb 14th 2005, 12:00am by Steven Knipp

    ... Despite its respectable facade, the White House has always been a hotbed of adulterous scandal, writes Steven Knipp With Valentine's Day here, spring is not far behind, and for married male politicians that means sex scandals. British politicians hav ...

  10. Abused husbands stay silent 'to save face'

    Posted Apr 27th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Dikky Sin and Polly Hui One battered man sought help after wife beat his son Amid calls for better care of abused wives, a 59-year-old man yesterday said women were not the only ones to suffer from domestic violence. 'Females are not the only victims in domestic violence. The problem also happens to men. It's just that men seldom seek help because they want face,' ...




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