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  1. Lifestyle - Books - MEMOIR

    Book review: The Accidental Diplomat, by Maurice Baker

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 12:07pm by Toh Han Shih

    ... were planning attacks against ethnic Chinese. On hearing these rumours, Baker asked businessman Daim Zainuddin whether arms were being smuggled into Kuala Lumpur to prepare for this racial ...

  2. News - World - SCIENCE

    The science of slipping on a banana skin, and other Ig Nobel Prize winners

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 11:43pm by AFP

    ... of Statistics walked away with the economics prize for increasing the official size of its national economy by including revenue from prostitution, illegal drug sales, smuggling, and other unlawful ...

  3. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - SIGNATURE DISH

    Signature dish

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... legal. After questioning me about what the beagle had found in my luggage that was so interesting, the customs official went away without making me open my bags. I've never smuggled food into the US- smuggling is, by definition, a deliberate attempt to bring in illegal items. I have been caught with food that I had to throw in the bin, such as pork floss and prawn crackers from ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - TECHNOLOGY

    REVIEW: Thinking of upgrading to an iPhone 6? Trust me, it's worth the wait

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 12:09pm by BIEN PEREZ

    ... launch – simply can’t wait for the new phones. Tech media say black-market vendors in Beijing are touting smuggled iPhone 6 units with outrageous mark-ups of almost 400 per cent. ”Low-end iPhone ...

  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Smuggling vegetables to feed the kids

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Annie Ho

    ... Annie Ho familypost@scmp.com Sneaky vegetables go undercover My husband and I were in Taipei recently and decided to have French food instead of dumplings and noodles. During our indulgently "grown-up" dinner, we wondered when our two young daug ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books

    CIA's war of words with the Soviets

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by GDN

    ... Wide Web, who can take seriously the idea of smuggling books through the iron curtain? It just seems so far away. For the CIA, it was "something of a caper" to try to flood the Soviet ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health

    Mahabir Pun uses the internet to improve life in remote parts of Nepal

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 09:46am by Mark Sharp

    ... But Pun was undeterred. "I got university students from America and Europe to smuggle in the equipment," he says. "I told the students, very clearly, 'OK, what we are doing ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Hong Kong's tiny Ping Chau offers a rugged island getaway without the tourists

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:24pm by Martin Williams

    ... the island was reportedly home to around 1,000 people, who fished, cultivated crops (including peanuts, vegetables and fruits), raised cattle and, legend has it, indulged in a spot of smuggling ...

  9. News - World - ART

    Italy recovers stolen Gauguin that hung in man's kitchen for 40 years

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:41am by AFP

    ... which were allegedly smuggled out and sold internationally by its former director. Mossa said in January that "the turnover generated by the illegal sale of works of art comes fourth ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Sydney exhibition tells the Chinese story

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 03:32pm by Sue Green

    ... there for four years. He was in Chiang Kai-shek's government. I was born in Nanjing." At the age of two Yu, his sister and mother were smuggled to Hong Kong, then sailed to Australia. ...




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