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  1. Passion flowers

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

    ... is a character in itself, with a damaged soul. Anuradha's orphaned cousin Nandini moves in with the couple. With feline blood in her veins, she is a wildly unpredictable artist and lover. The Last ...

  2. Father of private Aids orphanages dies in Beijing

    Posted Jan 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the local government because his adoption of the orphans indirectly highlighted the Aids problems in the village. Local officials ordered his orphanage closed in January last year, saying ... was also transferred to the institution taking care of the children. The Care Home was closed for a second time in April last year when the government found out it had started taking in orphans ...

  3. Activist alleges intimidation bid

    Posted Aug 10th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... to intimidate him. Li Dan, founder of the Orchid School for Aids orphans, said he and two volunteers were detained on Sunday night when trying to visit Aids patients who had just been released from ... time he had faced such harassment. Mr Li and other activists have lobbied for the release of a number of Aids patients in Shuangmiao. The patients, including Orchid School for Aids Orphans ...

  4. Fathers plead for HIV sons' release

    Posted Aug 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... to detain him after so long. Aids activist Li Dan, a postgraduate student in astronomy who ran a school for Aids orphans in Zhecheng county, believed the authorities were targeting outspoken Aids ... School on July 9 and sending the orphans home. The police had to retreat and release the orphans after scuffles broke out. The couple are in custody for 'interrupting public orders'. ...

  5. Healing process

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Joyce Law

    ... by TeenAIDS, is creating a teddy-bear version of the project dedicated to Aids-infected orphans in Yunnan. 'Aids is a serious problem on the mainland. For example, there is a village with a lot of Aids-infected orphans in Henan province. So we want to show that we care about them,' said TeenAIDS founder Atty Ching Tsui-wan. The ongoing project adopts the traditional Chinese way of producing ...

  6. Three HIV-positive villagers freed on 'medical parole', fate of fourth unknown

    Posted Aug 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Siu-sin Activists held after leading protests against closure of school for Aids orphans Three of the four HIV-positive villagers detained for almost a month in a holding centre ... Zhongfeng, 35, and Fan Zhenbang, 45, were detained about a month ago. Orchid School for Aids Orphans co-ordinator Wang Guofeng, 43, and his wife Li Suzhi, 41, were detained on July 12. Their families ...

  7. Chance to display your talents on stage

    Posted May 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... The English-language show revolves around little orphan Annie and her friends at Miss Hannigan's orphanage in New York City during the 1930s. Annie is determined to find her parents, who abandoned her ... about 30 to 40 boys and girls aged from six to 14 are needed to play orphans and friends. Auditions will be held in two sessions on May 29 at Glenealy School, 7 Hornsey Road, Mid-Levels. ...

  8. Soaking up the magic

    Posted Mar 26th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... that death is part of life (Tom is an orphan while Lili fears for her parents during the storm). Tom and Lili talk about sex and marriage, meaning it is not only adults who are allowed to think about ...

  9. Looking back - lessons of reflection

    Posted Jul 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and industrialists to start a multi-million-yuan fund for the orphans of medical workers who died in the fight against Sars. In about a week alone in May, the group raised more than one million yuan ...

  10. Florence Knoll

    Posted Dec 12th 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Who is she? The charmed, yet rather tragic, modernist behind one of the world's most recognisable furniture brands: Knoll. Born Florence Schust in 1917 in Michigan, she was orphaned at 12 and was brought up by a friend of the family. Knoll had a knack for meeting and mixing with influential figures and she trained under a trio of design masters: Eero Saarinen, Marcel ...




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