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  1. Mainland attitudes to HIV/Aids must change

    Posted Sep 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... scepticism is understandable. Were it just a matter of political will and money, the mainland's progress in combating HIV/Aids might be comparable with its huge strides in eradicating poverty ...

  2. Ancient abbey setting adds to spookiness of mystic tale

    Posted Aug 24th 2010, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... a poverty-stricken life in their freezing building and there is no time for anything other than worship and survival. The monks look on William as someone who gets in their way, a lowly servant to be used ...

  3. Orphan unearths a secret as cold as the wintry woods

    Posted Aug 08th 2010, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... false sentimentality. The monks themselves lead a poverty-stricken life in their freezing, isolated building and there is no time within the dark walls for anything other than worship ...

  4. Son of late politician calls for calm after 39 suicides

    Posted Sep 06th 2009, 12:00am

    ... leaders who provided food, clothes and shelter. 'Apprehensions that free electricity and medicare for people living below the so-called poverty line will be discontinued may have caused shock ...

  5. Going nuclear is not the answer to clean energy, Greenpeace chief says

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

    ... the group. He has campaigned to eliminate poverty globally. ...

  6. Political Animal

    Posted Dec 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... cited poverty as a defence after being accused of drumming up opposition to the plan by the Civic Party and the League of Social Democrats to stage a mass resignation and trigger a de facto ...

  7. Can Obama convert form into substance?

    Posted Dec 07th 2009, 12:00am by Deep Kisor Datta-Ray

    ... and Afghanistan. That will require economic opportunities, which cannot be created unless India can access technology that the US jealously guards. Raising millions of people out of poverty by importing ...

  8. Time to get serious on climate change

    Posted Sep 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is this year expected to become the world's biggest. And, as part of continuing efforts to improve the living standards of millions living in poverty, the mainland will continue to burn more than ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Oct 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will visit poor areas, and try to understand poverty. Elsie Tu, Kwun Tong Praise for Henry Tang According to the South China Morning Post, Mr Henry Tang Ying-yen experienced first-hand, and wrestled ... possibly have any more. They both did the maths and, with great anguish because of their faith, used contraceptives. About 25.4 million Filipinos are living below the US$1.35 per day Asian Poverty ...

  10. How greed turned river into pea soup and left village in despair

    Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... reason being given. Wu says he hopes the local government can fix the drinking water problem. 'We peasants have been struggling to make a living in such a poverty-stricken backwater ...




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