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  1. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - STYLE CHECK JING ZHANG

    Magazine's 'domestic abuse' fashion shoot shows nothing but bad taste

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:45am by Jing Zhang

    ... clothes on "abused" models, shot by Steven Meisel, titled "Horror Movie". When I first saw it- "Oh my god", was my first thought, before almost spitting out my ... be attacked, can be abused, can be killed," Sozzani was quoted saying in The Independent last week. I'm confused about whether this is supposed to entertain or highlight a serious issue. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Teenage prodigy sues Hong Kong policeman and government for 'racial discrimination'

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 03:16pm by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Teen sues policeman for 'racial discrimination' A "gifted" teenager is suing the Hong Kong government and a police officer, claiming he ... Singh wants a published apology from the government and Hung, and for the officer's conduct to be investigated. The teenager is also seeking damages for unlawful arrest and false ...


    Teenager Lexi Thompson holds off Michelle Wie to win Kraft Nabisco Championship

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 10:33am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Nineteen-year-old becomes second youngest winner of an LPGA Major Teenager Lexi Thompson became the second youngest winner of an LPGA major when she emphatically outplayed Michelle Wie at the US$2 million Kraft Nabisco Championship to triumph by three strokes on Sunday. Thompson, who turned 19 in February, and Wie were both child prodigies at different times and many ...

  4. Drug abuse clinic set for Kowloon East

    Posted Sep 30th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee A clinic for drug abusers will be set up at United Christian Hospital next month to cope with a rise in the number of young people using narcotics. It will be the first one in the Hospital Authority's Kowloon East cluster. There are already such clinics in the other clusters to treat drug abusers and provide them with counselling. Michael Yiu Gar-chung, Kowloon East ...

  5. Kit to help parents spot drug abuse

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... abuse, given that 60 per cent of teenagers were found taking drugs at home or at friends' homes. University of Hong Kong associate professor of social work Sandra Tsang Kit-man, who ... A counselling centre is offering help to parents who fear their children going astray - a kit to help them spot early signs that they are abusing drugs. The resource kits represent ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japanese drug maker Takeda to fight US$6 billion damages over diabetes drug

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 10:08pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Drug maker vows to fight US$6b damages Japan's biggest drug maker, Takeda Pharmaceutical, said it would fight a huge US$6 billion damages order imposed ... on Monday, which also ordered the firm's co-defendant, US drugs firm Eli Lilly, to pay US$3 billion in damages. Takeda's Tokyo-listed shares slumped 5.16 per cent to 4,572 yen (HK$344) ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Erwiana finishes helping police with 'abuse' case and heads home

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Erwiana completes abuse probe role and heads home Erwiana Sulistyaningsih, the Indonesian domestic helper allegedly tortured by her employer, has finished helping police with their investigation and will leave the city tomorrow. The Justice for Erwiana and All Migrant Domestic Workers Committee read out a statement by Erwiana yesterday, in which she said ...

  8. Girls taking drugs from early age

    Posted Jul 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang Two-thirds of the teenage girls interviewed by a social services team working with young drug abusers started taking drugs between the ages of 11 and 13. But only one-third ... taking drugs when he was just seven. 'It is alarming that teenage girls started to abuse drugs at the age of 11,' North District youth outreach team leader Paul Lo Po-sing said. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong women 'being kept in slave-like conditions in Sydney brothels'

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by Bryan Harris

    ... 'slaves' in Sydney brothels Hong Kong women are being kept in slave-like conditions in Australian brothels and some local travel agencies are facilitating the abuse, according to media reports ... and take illegal drugs with customers. It was the latest in a series of articles that have cast a shadow on Hong Kong's anti-human-trafficking regime, including a damning report last month ...

  10. Fight against drug abuse should have no borders

    Posted Jul 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... short time. With the summer holidays under way, there is a danger that young people with time on their hands will succumb to temptation. In recent years, teenagers wanting to buy cheap drugs ... it deals with long-term problems such as drug abuse among young students. A one-off crackdown, even if it lasts for several months, will not succeed. In many ways, youngsters who buy drugs ...




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