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  1. Lions feed on passion

    Posted Apr 30th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... Wong Yat-hei Lions College roared to victory in the second round of the 11th Nesta-SCMP Inter-school Debating Competition. They beat Buddhist Tai Hung College- the affirmative side- on the motion: 'Hong Kong is protecting children's rights.' The debate took place on Tuesday at Buddhist Tai Hung College. The contest, jointly organised by the Native English Speaking ...

  2. The Taiwan dilemma that Beijing understood

    Posted Aug 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by a government that supports improving ties with Beijing. Only in December, Mr Ma stopped a planned trip by the Buddhist leader on the grounds that the time was not right. Given the president's ... and is not controlled by the government. Mr Ma had to be sensitive to the feelings of those who welcome an opportunity to pray with the Dalai Lama, who is revered globally by Buddhists for his values ...

  3. Tree smugglers wreak havoc at Sai Kung

    Posted Dec 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Peter Michael Loggers, speedboat drivers and human mules are plundering park for Buddhist pines and making a mint on the mainland Tree smuggling by mainland poachers- who earn between ... ferrying the uprooted trees across rugged mountain ridges. Fuelling the lucrative trade is the Buddhist pine tree or Podocarpus macrophylla, revered among mainlanders for its supposedly mystical ...

  4. global warming

    Posted Jan 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... did Nasa release rubber ducks into the ocean? a. Iceland b. Norway c. Canada d. Greenland 2 What are moulins? a. the French word for rubber ducks b. Buddhist farmers in Nepal c. tubular holes ...

  5. Cleaning up their acts

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... in the Buddhist philosophy that we are all responsible for our actions. 'For every action, there will be consequences,' Cheung says. 'So with this new piece, I will document every step ...

  6. Plover Cove site dug up to make a park

    Posted Jun 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Michael Martin, Olga Wong

    ... cleared the site so we can plant more beautiful and rare trees like incense trees and buddhist pines.' He said the project upstream from the Bride's Pool waterfall also involved ...

  7. Lama helps herdsmen with earthly knowledge

    Posted Oct 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for his faith. He demonstrated a thorough understanding of some of the most difficult Tibetan Buddhist literature and won admiration and trust from both senior lamas and worshippers. As soon as he ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Sep 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... mother is conservative and opposed this. There has been a heated debate about this subject, with objections raised over the siting of some columbariums from concerned citizens and Buddhist monks. ...

  9. Arts

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

    ... Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2802 0088. Ends Jan 8 Calligraphic Meditation Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh's poems, handwritten scripts and book written in Chinese ...

  10. Designer wins delay to battle half-brother over mother's funeral

    Posted Aug 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The plaintiff, a devout Buddhist, hopes an appeal will result in him being placed in charge of his mother's funeral and in an order that her gravestone carry his and his father's name, Chiu. ... so he could change her clothes. Asked whether her mother could not be laid to rest peacefully, Mr Chiu said that, from the Buddhist point of view, her soul had already departed ...




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