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  1. Spreading love

    Posted Jan 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A group of Hong Kong pupils are reaching out to Aids orphans in Henan by exchanging letters and diary entries with them ...

  2. PM orders probe into 'orphans for sale' claim

    Posted Jan 06th 2005, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... into allegations that human traffickers smuggled Acehnese children orphaned by the tsunami into the country to sell to childless couples. Mr Abdullah expressed concern after the United Nations Children's Fund said it had evidence that trafficking gangs were snatching orphans in Aceh. Unicef said its office in Malaysia had received an SMS message advertising 300 orphans for sale aged ...

  3. Ugandan orphans rock

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... of the choir, aged between seven and 13, are orphans whose parents died from Aids, war or starvation. Frank, 10, is lucky in that his mother is still alive. 'When I was very young, I lived with my ... Founded in 1922, Watoto set up villages to provide accommodation, education and medical care to orphans and widows. It now has 1,500 children. Since Frank joined Watoto two years ago, he has had ...

  4. Inspired out of Africa

    Posted Aug 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... acting as volunteers for a programme that supports orphans and women in the war-torn nation. There have been civil wars in Uganda since the 1980s. Poverty and famine are commonplace as a result ... children were orphaned. In keeping with Watoto's slogan 'Raising Future Leaders', the objective of the trip was for the students to serve, care for and build up Uganda ...

  5. CUHK feels heart of Africa

    Posted Sep 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... or to Aids. 'Mothers'- local ladies who have lost their own families- took care of groups of eight orphans,' she adds. 'All the children in the orphanage village have experienced ... a volunteer, agreed with Tsang on the positivity of the children. 'From their smiling, happy faces, you could not tell they were orphans. We played together and had a lot of fun. Before coming ...

  6. Mysteries of Lisbon

    Posted Feb 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Silva (Joao Luis Arrais), an orphan whose story is told by the kindly priest, Father Dinis (Adriano Luz), who serves as his guardian. What follows is the exposition of a failed marriage among ...

  7. Christians' tsunami aid criticised

    Posted Apr 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to place 300 Muslim tsunami orphans from Aceh in a Christian children's home after an outcry from Muslim groups. ...

  8. Ashes of the Amazon

    Posted Nov 30th 2008, 12:00am by Tim Kindseth

    ... is in love with Alicia and is uncle to the novel's orphaned narrator Lavo- Mundo's only friend- plays the part of wild-eyed barefoot sage, encouraging both boys to lead unconventional ...

  9. Bullion bull weighs into election campaign with gilt-edged advice

    Posted Jun 20th 2006, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... for surviving children to the welfare of dogs and cats. Few people know that there are special trustees who administer funds left for orphaned pets. 'Traditionally, Chinese people do not like ...

  10. The grade escape

    Posted Sep 26th 2007, 12:00am by Hang Lijia

    ... an orphan surnamed Tao came to register at Sichuan Normal University, she tried to apply for a loan. But she was told that she had to register first before her application was considered, which ...




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