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  1. Superwoman on a mission to fight poverty

    Posted May 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... considering setting up a 'hero alliance', calling for like-minded costumed crusaders to join her in the fight against poverty. 'But at the moment I will do the visits by myself, ...

  2. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Mar 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The report 'Well-heeled step out of easy street' on C4 on Saturday incorrectly stated actor Michael Wong was one of the Slum Survivor participants. He was unable to attend. ...

  3. A few dollars can make a big difference

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Universal Children's Day is celebrated on November 20 every year. It is aimed at promoting children's well-being and raising awareness of children living in poverty. But, like ... Carmen. While it is true that some people do live below the poverty line in Hong Kong, their sad situation is nothing compared to that of millions of children in developing countries. ...

  4. Award winner focuses on charity

    Posted Feb 07th 2005, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... to build a school for kids at risk of entering prostitution and poverty. Complimentary canapes from Kokage and Cinecitta will be served throughout the night. Entrance is free but donations ...

  5. An early start and a walk in the park as hundreds take steps to raise funds for needy children

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... but also provides them with a free education to lift them out of poverty in a practical way.' So, who visited Cambodia with Chen on behalf of Plan, also expressed her passion for the cause. ...

  6. One man's pet is another man's peeve

    Posted Jul 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... annually fall into poverty because they have to pay for health care, according to the World Health Organisation. Around the globe, life expectancy for high-income people is 80 years; for low-income ...

  7. Inspiring message of hope

    Posted Jan 09th 2011, 12:00am by Karly Cox

    ... current mental state versus flashbacks to his childhood genius, and LA's riches clashing with the extreme poverty faced by the city's more than 90,000 homeless. But what could have been ...

  8. Celebrated fire-breathers

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... revolutionary. The Argentinian firebrand was an Earth dragon who started out life as a medical student. His travels through South America highlighted the poverty and injustice of the region, and so Che ...

  9. He's just letting it all hang out

    Posted Jun 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... he's in therapy. Everything from his poverty-stricken childhood to his relationship with his father comes under analysis, LaBeouf barely making eye contact as he chews over each topic. ... poverty,' he shoots back. 'My parents never had money. How do you give people advice on something you don't have? Or don't understand or never had? I come from deep, deep, deep ...

  10. Now for a few rousing words that may change your life for the better

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Equating 'women's issues' with human issues, she suggested that global problems ranging from poverty to the age crisis, the rise in violent fundamentalist juntas, human trafficking ...




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