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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Home of the 93rd: Mae Salong

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm

    ... their new home, they turned to opium in order to survive and fund their continuing armed struggles, gaining a dubious reputation as major drug traffickers. Later, the population turned to tea ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A life sentence: Cambodia's acid-attack victims face an agonising future

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Tibor Krausz

    ... bare-chested men sit on a bamboo platform over a fetid puddle, drinking beer and eyeing the visiting foreigner suspiciously. Near another, a teenager is sniffing glue from a plastic shopping bag. All ... Khat Thrim Waew, a vivacious 18-year-old who became badly disfigured as a baby during an acid attack on her family. "People always look at me." The teenager's face is covered ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film review: Into the Storm lacks emotion, but the storm scenes are spectacular

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:11am by Kavita Daswani

    ... to his teenage sons, a naive cameraman reluctantly going along with it all, and some daredevil goofballs who don't take the threat seriously. Writer John Swetnam's story is not just ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    The Inquisition: South Korean actor Kang Ha-neul

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:11am by EDMUND LEE

    ... that I could improve upon, and if I have another similar part in the future I'll make sure to do a better job. You play a teenage student who can see ghosts. Do you believe in the supernatural? ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs

    The 48 Hours guide to TCM

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:12am by Bernice Chan, Tessa Chan, EDMUND LEE, Vanessa Yung, Kevin Kwong

    ... of an acute joint inflammation. Dr Chan inquires about my medical history, including drug allergies, and whether I'm sensitive to smoke. I tell her I use moxa sticks for the same purpose at home ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Help for the helpers: New Hong Kong employment agency aims to stamp out 'modern-day slavery'

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Angharad Hampshire

    ... months. This leaves many helpers bound to their jobs by poverty and debt, making them vulnerable to abuse, overwork and other forms of mistreatment. "Employers are often unaware of the issue, or choose to ignore the situation," says Stiles. "The root of the problem is the employment agencies overcharging. If you look at the news reports of horrible situations of abuse ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: John Weiley

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Robby Nimmo

    ... there at one time or another. They say of London in the swinging 60s, "If you remembered it, you weren't there". One thing I do remember is that drugs were a scourge. You'd hear ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: counter action

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Jason Wordie

    ... as Western medicine – long viewed with suspicion – gradually gained acceptance among the broader population. Lax (or non-existent) government regulation on many drugs meant prescription-only ... with the destination being of no concern to the manufacturer (or retailer). Most ended up on the mainland; several “patriotic” business fortunes evolved from investments in this latter-day drug trade. Broader ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Tricks and stones: the gem traders of Chanthaburi

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Luke Duggleby

    ... was in jail, serving a seven-year sentence for drug dealing. Hailing from a Chanthaburi gemstone family, he had tried to pay off a gambling debt by selling marijuana and amphetamines, he says. Phaiboon ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs

    The Inquisition: Filmmaker Heiward Mak

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by EDMUND LEE

    ... At the beginning, I was looking to make an inspirational teenage movie. The film as a whole may be more family-friendly and approachable for a mass audience than my previous works. The subject matter ...




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