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  1. Dumped toxic waste poisons villagers

    Posted Jun 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... for the Panjin city government said three people were seriously poisoned in the incident, which happened in Songjia village. But they were already out of danger, Zhang Yan said. 'Some others were ... poisonous fumes. Another local police officer said the company transferring the chemical waste was responsible for the accident. 'The company should have sent another staff member to accompany ...

  2. 500 poisonings trigger warning on reef fish

    Posted Mar 14th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... suffered from fish poisoning in the past three years- most from a toxin commonly found in reef fish. Experts from the Centre For Food Safety also warned consumers against buying, handling or eating dried or fresh pufferfish or porcupine fish, although poisoning from these fish is rare. There were 148 cases of fish poisoning involving 462 people during the period studied, with 130 ...

  3. China is hurting its future by not acting on lead poisoning

    Posted Jun 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... But the government has a lot of work to do to address the hundreds of thousands of people across China already exposed to toxic levels of lead poisoning. Lead poisoning is occurring in China not just ... Joseph Amon Another village was found last month to have been poisoned. More than 300 people, including 99 children, were diagnosed with acute lead poisoning in Zhejiang province. ...

  4. News - World - ITALY

    Italian police say they have first video footage of mafia initiation rites

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 11:03pm by AFP

    ... yourselves," the man says. In what he describes as the "oath of poison", he says there are two alternatives open to the disloyal. "Either you poison yourselves or you take this [gun] ... with under a fast-track trial procedure which would do away with preliminary hearings. Additional reporting by Associated Press ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - BOOK (1983)

    Rewind book: The Witches by Roald Dahl

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by James Porteous

    ... eavesdrops on the witches' annual convention (disguised as a meeting of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children). He overhears the Grand High Witch's plan to do away with children by poisoning sweets with "Formula 86 Delayed Action Mouse-Maker". Despite not having bathed in a lengthy time, he is detected and becomes an early victim, his painful ...

  6. News - World - IRELAND

    Irish probe death of Indian woman refused abortion

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Dublin

    ... long as there is a foetal heartbeat we can't do anything," he told the newspaper. "The consultant said it was the law, that this is a Catholic country. "Savita said: 'I am neither Irish nor Catholic' but they said there was nothing they could do." She died of septicaemia, or blood poisoning, on October 28, a week after she was admitted. The foetus ...

  7. Public urged to use medicine carefully to avoid poisoning

    Posted Apr 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Health Leung Ting Hung warned on Friday. Western medicines accounted for 591 of the 995 poisoning cases reported to public hospitals in the second half of 2005, latest statistics showed. 'The most common poisoning agents in medicine poisoning cases reported to six of the public hospitals were sleeping pills (31 per cent), followed by pain killers (14 per cent), antidepressants ...

  8. Watch out for 'poison arrows'

    Posted Jun 26th 2010, 12:00am by Jin Peh

    ... or she is working? Is the person's desk pointing at you? Corners or edges that are pointing towards you- known in fung shui as 'poison arrows'- will cause sha chi or negative energy, resulting in agitation and irritation that may develop into aggression. Rearrange the desks so that they lie parallel and do not have any corners or edges pointing towards you. Failing ...

  9. After 9 arrests, police still have not sent sex photos for ruling

    Posted Feb 18th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... of the statement: 'We don't need artists like this [Gillian Chung]. Please do not poison our young generations.' ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    HK doctors back European stroke guidelines

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:16pm by LO WEI

    ... suggest that when elderly patients see a doctor, they could ask them to feel their pulse. If the beat is irregular, they should do an electrocardiogram to check for atrial fibrillation,” said Dr ... in an estimated one of every 100 people in Hong Kong. It has many causes including high blood pressure, diseases of the heart and lung and carbon monoxide poisoning. Diagnosis is usually late, as many ...




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