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  1. Wanted cult leader may be repatriated to South Korea

    Posted Jul 31st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ago for overstaying his visa. He is wanted by South Korean police investigating a rape allegation from one of his followers. Mr Jung left South Korea in 1999 after a media report accused him ... of the cult's ex-followers, has closely tracked the movements of Mr Jung since he left South Korea. A police spokesman said they were not investigating Mr Jung and had received no reports of him being ...

  2. Organ-sale scam in South Korea

    Posted Feb 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in a South Korean newspaper. The report in JoongAng said 94 people responded to the advertisements, and most of them were heavily in debt, unemployed or homeless. After making contact, Cho would ... have emerged in the South Korean media. Despite being a member of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, South Korea has pockets of great poverty anda limited social ...

  3. South Korea recognises Pyongyang's spies as agents of democracy

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

    ... Khang Hyun-sung in Seoul Three North Korean spies who died in custody during South Korean military rule have been recognised as members of the country's democratic movement by a South ... for rehabilitating and compensating activists who fought for the introduction of democracy in South Korea. It concluded that the three men were victims of illegal state violence. 'Freedom of ideology ...

  4. ID card ends 20-year spell in limbo

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In his early years in the city, Ayivor slept in parks, on the ground outside the Star Ferry pier and on rooftops of old buildings in Tsim Sha Tsui. When he first told the South China Morning Post ... with his family in Maseru, the capital of his home country, during his time in Hong Kong. His parents have both died. 'I kept reminding myself I must keep on struggling and never give up ...

  5. Activists held over eviction protest

    Posted Oct 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... until October 7, when the holidays are over.' Mr Guan made a call to the South China Morning Post on his mobile phone, which officers apparently had not confiscated. 'So far, ... their anger. Where are our human rights? What kind of a country is the People's Republic of China?' ...


    Posted Sep 07th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but they also involve troops from the second world war, Korea, the Gulf, a woman from the Spanish Civil War and members of Californian street gangs. 'I feel that we will meet for the rest of our ... life.' Kingston last spoke to The South China Post in November 1993. Addressing a writing group at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, she told of her hope that The Fifth Book ...

  7. Net closes on Roh in South Korean funding scandal

    Posted Feb 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to allow for his arrest. Thirty three of the country's 273 sitting legislators have been indicted for receiving millions of US dollars in illegal campaign contributions from South Korea ... Khang Hyun-sung in Seoul Prosecutors allege that a close aide used undeclared money from Daewoo to finance the president's march to power A widening political funding scandal in South ...

  8. New South Wales racists harry Asian, African students

    Posted Aug 17th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... of men in the university bar. 'They were yelling, 'Get out of my country, you black monkey',' Herbert Gatamah told The Australian newspaper. More recently, a pair of female Chinese students who were walking along a street during the day were subjected to a torrent of abuse which left them shaken and scared. 'This is one of the most racist areas of New South ...

  9. Sleepless nights for police as crime crusade takes its toll

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A Chongqing police officer who spoke to the South China Morning Post on condition of anonymity said he was exhausted by the never-ending detention of both gangsters and his fellow colleagues. He said ... Newsweek reported yesterday. However, the source said some of his colleagues had expressed anxieties about the return of corruption within the police force once the campaign comes to an end, ...

  10. letters

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is a serious problem in Hong Kong. On the contrary, a lot of people in developing countries don't have enough to eat. Hence, I support the 'less rice' campaign launched by some ...




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