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  1. Bearing the brunt of rape

    Posted Aug 07th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... horrific rape cases on a daily basis, but still that can never steel them for the next woman who is referred to them. Or the next. More often than not, it is not the physical violence inflicted ... the worse.' Sandra's case shows Hong Kong needs to put more resources towards helping rape victims, Ms Ng says. 'There are very few well-trained counsellors for this specific service,' ...

  2. Visions in Death

    Posted Feb 06th 2005, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... are on their way home from a business party when she's called to a crime scene. A young mother has been found raped and strangled in the park, her eyes surgically removed. As Eve starts investigating ... after her- but the next victim is Peabody, making this case suddenly very personal. ...

  3. Life remains a struggle for victim of Islamic decree in Pakistan

    Posted Apr 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Asad Riaz in Islamabad Raped and sentenced to die, Zafran Bibi was later freed only to face a pile of debt Born in an impoverished village in Pakistan's conservative Northwest Frontier Province, Zafran Bibi's life was never going to be easy. It turned out to be a nightmare: she was sentenced to die after being raped, then won freedom after gaining global attention ...

  4. Rapist fears for his life, appeals exile order

    Posted Jul 06th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... little to serve the interests of the people of Hong Kong. 'In all the circumstances of this case the Permanent Secretary for Security's decision to deport [Singh] is harsh ... in June 1999 of the rape of a 22-year-old woman and sentenced to 41/2 years in prison. That sentence was increased to 81/2 years on appeal after a judge described his original term ...

  5. Hongkongers enthralled

    Posted Mar 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Helen Wu Relatively few Chinese Hongkongers have watched a game of rugby, but the World Cup Sevens is helping change that. The locals who turned up in this weekend's tournament said ... simple, fast and thrilling,' he said. He supported all the Asian teams and dismissed suggestions that Hongkongers did not like the Sevens's beer-drinking and partying culture. 'I ...

  6. Hanging resurrects debate on the ultimate punishment

    Posted Aug 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Mark Williams

    ... colonial rule. Chatterjee, a former security guard and lift operator sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a 14-year-old schoolgirl, Hetal Parekh, in 1990, was hanging lifeless from ... of the victim's family, the murderer, or the hangman but fail to take up a case fully,' sociologist Shiv Visvanathan said. 'It will take another two or three hangings before we have that. ...

  7. Online perils don't scare young users

    Posted Oct 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... messages. He also plays online games. 'In Hong Kong, there's nothing else to do in your free time,' the Form Four student said. He said he knew of cases in which girls had been ... who was raped recently after meeting a man she contacted on the internet was foolish for agreeing to see him. 'She shouldn't have gone out to meet the guy. She is so stupid,' ...

  8. Deadlock continues over Indian ministers

    Posted Jun 10th 2004, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... ministers charged with criminal offences including murder, rape and corruption. Mr Singh is greatly respected for his honesty, integrity and simplicity. The BJP is aiming to take the sheen off his ... are accused of conspiracy in the 1992 demolition of a mosque by Hindu zealots, but the BJP dismisses this as a 'political' case. Nevertheless, the controversy highlights a growing problem ...

  9. Fighting back

    Posted Mar 17th 2004, 12:00am by Tony Camaropolous

    ... The programme, known as Senshido, includes a seminar on defensive thinking and two rape-prevention classes. Although technical skills in self-defence are part of the training, the programme focuses ... support for victims. Guangzhou federation vice-president Ling Qi says many cases go unreported due to the cultural practice of keeping family matters inside the home. 'When we meet ...

  10. News executives in graft case get lighter terms

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... lawyer, Xu Zhiyong, told the judges that there was a miscarriage of justice in his client's case. 'I am concerned that the court is not independent. I am also concerned about the information blackout imposed on the case. For a week before the appeal, our website was blocked,' Mr Xu said. Yu and Li were sentenced by Dongshan District Court in March in a high-profile case ...




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