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  1. New women's prison promotes green living, better rehabilitation

    Posted Aug 25th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Li

    ... Vivian Li A newly designed correctional institution in Lo Wu that officials say will serve the needs of the convicted better is now home to about 1,200 female adult inmates. The Lo Wu Correctional Institution can house 1,400 inmates in three wings: the me ...

  2. Heartbreak as HK women edged out

    Posted Oct 05th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay It was heartache all round for the Hong Kong's women's team who saw their World Cup ticket snatched from their hands by Kazakhstan, who won a tense pool A encounter ... were in tears in the knowledge that they wouldn't be going to Dubai next March. The top three teams in the nine-team women's competition will book their World Cup berths today. Hong ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Criminal home violence rises to six cases a day

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... with domestic violence.' The department would also further develop programmes to prevent domestic violence and strengthen support for crisis centres and refuge centres for women, he said. A total ...

  5. A diary could be your claim to fame

    Posted Mar 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Roger Pope The vast majority of writing that we do is for other people. We write for teachers. We send job applications and we write e-mails and letters to friends. We might even write stories or poems to be published for people to read. Yet we can someti ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Oct 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Chatham Road North near the junction with Wuhu Street, Hung Hom at about 8.45am. The 11 women and two men were treated for minor injuries at Queen Elizabeth Hospital and Kwong Wah Hospital. The truck driver left the scene before police arrived. Officers are trying to find the vehicle and its driver. Vice round-up nets 34 women Police and immigration officers rounded up 34 women ...

  7. Disaster inspired charity that helps restore happiness

    Posted Nov 01st 2010, 12:00am by Neil Runcieman

    ... a support network for emotionally and psychologically distressed women she founded in 1992- which helps more than 2,000 women in Hong Kong each year. Her efforts have led her to receive the 2010 Women of Influence Award for Entrepreneur of the Year. SoulTalk runs a 24-hour hotline, offers emergency refuge housing in its own 'Loving Home' in extreme cases, and has a growing ...

  8. Mong Kok blaze destroys hawker stalls

    Posted Dec 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... stalls and slightly injuring six people including a fire fighter. Two men, three women and the firefighter were treated at Kwong Wah Hospital. The fire started in stalls at the junction of Fa ...

  9. letters

    Posted Jan 26th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chiu Tsz-shan, Christian Alliance S.C. Chan Memorial College Gender equality starts at home These days in Hong Kong, men and women are nearly equal in most areas of life. Yet I agree people still often have old-fashioned prejudices ('Gender equality starts at school', South China Morning Post, December 23). Women still face a lot of pressure to conform to stereotypes. ...

  10. Medi watch

    Posted Dec 29th 2008, 12:00am by Jerome Watson

    ... month, they had an 18 per cent reduction in the risk,' says researcher Satish Kenchaiah of Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital. Constant craving Women may find it tougher than ... didn't provide details of the study, and said there's no evidence men are more successful at quitting. But they note that women typically gain up to 4.5kg during withdrawal, which can cause ...




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