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  1. Bringing meaning into the workplace

    Posted Jul 21st 2007, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... Written by Elizabeth Horscroft Is it possible to capture peoples' imagination, improve lives and make money at the same time? The people at YSC, a corporate psychological consultancy founded in 1990, may have the answer. After conducting global inter ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - HOCKEY

    Football Club and Punjab draw 5-5 in league thriller

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 09:52pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Punjab all even after pulsating clash A superb hat-trick from Gus Allen failed to propel Hong Kong Football Club to victory over feisty opponents Punjab in a top-of-the-table clash, which ended ... that result. A draw is better for us than for Punjab, as we end the first half of the season on top of the standings," said Football Club captain Kieran Smith. "But we are disappointed for we ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - HOCKEY

    Pakistani star Sohail Abbas signs for Punjab in Hong Kong league

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 12:24am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com The ambitious club have raised the stakes in their quest to win the local hockey title Pakistani star Abbas signs for Punjab Punjab Sports Club have ... and world player of the year] has also appeared in Hong Kong but he was here for a tournament, unlike Sohail who will be here for the next couple of months." Punjab Sports Club convenor ...

  4. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Fish deployed to contain dengue fever in Pakistan's Punjab

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... this year into pools, puddles, fountains and any other potential insect-breeding places they can find. Punjab has waged an all-out campaign against dengue- a potentially lethal disease spread ... Ayub, the director-general of Punjab's fisheries department. "And anyway, chemicals soon get washed away by the rain." A typical target for the Punjab's fish team is the pool ...

  5. Man jailed for squeezing the life out of victim

    Posted Jun 15th 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... Sara Bradford A man was jailed for 91/2 years yesterday for 'squeezing the breath' out of his neighbour by standing on her throat. A Court of First Instance jury found Lau Chuen-fat, 44, not guilty last week of the murder of Chau Siu-lee, 34, bu ...

  6. Bagpipe makers of the Punjab still paying homage to Caledonia

    Posted May 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... James Astill in Sialkot, Pakistan Tartan plaids adorn shop windows strewn with sporrans, spats and Glengarry hats. Between them, a dozen bagpipe-makers squat in cubbyhole workshops, open to the street, turning chanters and ferrules on roaring diesel lathes. It is a vision of highland heaven, a homage to Caledonia in the heart of the Pakistani Punjab. Mohammad Younis sits behind ...

  7. Punjab follies

    Posted Nov 28th 2006, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... of the rich. There are people from all over India living in New Delhi, but its dominant community is from the neighbouring state of Punjab, which is known for its resourceful, energetic and enterprising people. Many Punjabis arrived in the capital penniless, in the 1940s, after India was partitioned and Pakistan was carved out. Punjabis who lived in the Pakistani part of Punjab had ...

  8. Punjab plans to privatise all primary schooling

    Posted Apr 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... Amrit Dhillon in New Delhi If Punjab in north India goes ahead with a bold plan, it will do something no Indian state has ever done before- hand over complete responsibility for primary ... or write. The reason for their ignorance is that few teachers turn up to teach. A World Bank report, Resuming Punjab's Prosperity, reveals that 36 per cent of teachers are absent on any given ...

  9. Bordering on the absurd

    Posted Sep 10th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Bain

    ... The Golden Temple of Amritsar is the holiest of Sikh sites. But the main attraction for Andrew Bain is the nearby frontier between India and Pakistan, where each night a pantomime of patriotism to rival Monty Python for its ridiculousness is played out. I ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - HOCKEY

    Incensed hockey fans invade pitch over match flare-up

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 10:12pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Inflammatory taunt during highly-charged clash between Khalsa and Punjab sparks outrage from more than 100 supporters of the sides Incensed fans invade ... but his gesture inflamed the Punjab fans who took exception at the perceived insult and they stormed the pitch. It was all-out action at Happy Valley on Sunday with the best, and worst, of Hong ...




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