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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm

    ... Mark Peters Mark Peters Sky Ferreira, the kooky pop misfit who recently performed in Hong Kong, was born in Venice Beach, Los Angeles, in the United States, and raised by her grandmother, personal hairdresser to the king of kook, Michael Jackson. After signing her first record contract, aged 15, Ferreira was told, “Don’t talk [to the media] about religion, sex, [or] drugs.” Last ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: mixed blessing

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... of the ritual I witnessed. Although native Shinto beliefs and the imported religion of Buddhism were separated by government decree in 1868, the age-old practice of shinbutsu-shûgô ("syncretism of Shinto gods and Buddhas") remains alive in Japan. In many Japanese Buddhist temples one can find entire Shinto shrines. Religions that travel from their places of origin often incorporate, ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Power play: China and India jostle for influence in Nepal

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... in relations, religion and people-to-people contacts have remained a binding factor." Abanti Bhattacharya, an associate professor at the East Asian Studies department of the University of Delhi, ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Yerevan, Armenia

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:10pm by Tim Pile

    ... official religion, and boasts 40,000 places of worship. Few can match Khor Virap for photogenic potential, however. Situated beside the Turkish border, the iconic monastery is surrounded ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film Review: Deliver Us From Evil starts strong then falters

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by Richard James Havis

    ... allowing the priest the liberty of demolishing some scientific theories about mental illness that are way out of date. As with many out to convert the unwary to religion, he is skilled ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by Mark Peters

    ... population gone without so much as a goodbye or thank you. In Mapleton, a small town in New York state, where three years later science and religion have produced no clues to what happened, police ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Fleeing Uygurs caught using Rohingya trafficking networks are stuck in limbo

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by GABRIELLE PALUCH

    ... in a place where he wouldn't feel persecuted because of his religion. He's a Muslim from Urumqi, capital of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, where more than 100 people have been killed ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    The inquisition: Zhang Xiaogang, artist

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:24pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... it with my expertise in oil painting. In the '80s, I was more interested in religion, legends and things that are related to romanticism, such as poetry. I then gradually turned to larger works ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Afro-Chinese marriages boom in Guangzhou: but will it be 'til death do us part'?

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... by their religion to take multiple spouses. Furthermore, Lin has heard tales of husbands returning to Nigeria on a business trip, leaving a mobile-phone number that doesn't connect and disappearing. ... covert research into Africans in Guangzhou, specifically their impact on crime, underground religion and missed tax revenue. The American diplomat who wrote the cable to Washington was not privy ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am

    ... A selfdescribed Manichee (a believer of a hybrid religion), his work often contained a nagging sense of lurking evil. A Dead Man in Deptford, the last of Burgess’ novels to be published before his death ...




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