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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... for the Big Smoke, George Orwell … The old Etonian went undercover as a pauper for Down and Out in Paris and London, his chronicle of poverty in the two capitals. As part of his literary pursuit, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1611365/six-degrees
  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Tribal pursuit

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by TOM CARTER

    ... milk. Unlike in Banni, their pastoral camps are sparsely populated. Dwellings are constructed of sticks and stones and old tarps, beds of hay. From this poverty they bring out priceless family ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1612791/tribal-pursuit
  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Blackpool

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... also be used to tell a darker story. The municipality has the lowest life expectancy in the country and the highest male suicide rate. It has been judged the most poverty-stricken of 31 seaside ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1605257/destination-blackpool
  4. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Beijing Bohème updates Giacomo Puccini's opera to modern times

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by DARREN WEE

    ... is unexpectedly reunited with his former flame, the dangerously enchanting dancer, Musetta. Just as in the original opera, the central theme revolves around love, lust, poverty and regret. Stage director ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1589235/art-preview-beijing-boheme-updates-giacomo-puccinis-opera-modern
  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Georgia

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Tim Pile

    ... a shadowy face peers out of a grubby window. The sense of poverty is tangible, with houses noticeably more dilapidated the further up the hillside you go. It's like Hong Kong Island in reverse. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1593904/destination-georgia
  6. Magazines - Style - HAUTE

    Hugh Jackman attends launch of Montblanc's new luxury collection

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 10:33pm by Vivian Chen

    ... it and enjoyed it. When I was a child, my dreams were being able to travel, having a job that allows me to travel. And here I am. You are involved in a lot of social causes to alleviate poverty. Why? My father is an accountant and he worked for a world bank. The job took him to Bangladesh. I grew up hearing him talking about the extreme poverty there being due to manmade problems. So I feel ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/article/1562716/hugh-jackman-attends-launch-montblancs-new-luxury-collection
  7. Magazines - Style - HAUTE

    Chic Chat with Hugh Jackman

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 10:29am

    ... that you’ve quite involved in a lot of social causes to poverty, what drove you to this cause? A: My father he’s an accountant. He worked quite a while for the World Bank. During that period, he spent a lot of time in Bangladesh, Korea when I was growing up. I grew up hearing all about his trips. And it just feels that [the poverty] is a man-made problem. It’s not caused by lack of food ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/article/1571163/chic-chat-hugh-jackman
  8. Magazines - Style

    Lisa Genasci: The fund adviser with a drive to help alleviate poverty in Asia

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Josephine Bond

    ... alleviate poverty in Asia, with an emphasis on children's programmes in the region and the environment in Hong Kong and the mainland. In the past six years, US$7 million has been put ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/article/1049585/lisa-genasci
  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Hope floats: Cambodia's ethnic Vietnamese forced to live on the water

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Laura Villadiego

    ... on the porch, with the help of a local midwife. Access to health care remains limited in Cambodia, a country in which 20.5 per cent of the population lives below the poverty line. In the floating ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1592212/hope-floats
  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Ufrieda Ho

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... a cat might mean a number, which could be lucky that day. My dad worked for somebody else- he just collected the money. There was so much poverty that even winning a small amount of money ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572896/my-life-ufrieda-ho

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