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  1. The Snakehead

    Posted Aug 16th 2009, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... nearly a decade to unravel the snakehead network behind the invasion and nail its mastermind, Cheng Chui-ping, known as Sister Ping. The best in her twisted business, Cheng ran a human-smuggling ...

  2. Blood on your hands?

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... good behaviour makes is questionable- it appears impossible to stamp out smuggling because the monitors intended to block them are paid a pittance. Worse, there will always be unscrupulous ...

  3. Cheating today may be easy, but so is detection

    Posted May 02nd 2006, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... To pass exams, a crooked student may smuggle in a mobile phone to receive exam answers via SMS. So if the student is stuck trying to remember the extent of Kublai Khan's empire, a quick text ...

  4. The Devil's Picnic

    Posted Jan 08th 2006, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... and a little sad'. The next course is poppy seed crackers, which he smuggles into Singapore, where the snack is forbidden due to traces of opiate. Each seed offers 'an infinitesimal ...

  5. Crimes of the art

    Posted Oct 01st 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... philosophy degree who turned his hand to smuggling art. In a letter to Britain's Daily Telegraph newspaper, Mr Tokeley-Parry provocatively contested that in fact the thieves were probably quite the opposite of chancers. 'They strike me as intelligent, efficient,' he wrote. During his smuggling heyday, Mr Tokeley-Parry boasted of his James Bond-style exploits and called himself ...

  6. HAUNTED by the 'HILTON'

    Posted Sep 06th 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... people in schools, fervently trying to persuade the scruffy ones with their shirts hanging out who reminded Gregory of herself not to dabble in smuggling. Last year, to relieve a sense of failure ...



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