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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    UN must act to stop human rights abuses in Myanmar

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am by Ian Holliday

    ... Ian Holliday Ian Holliday says atrocities against minority Muslims are a blot on the nation's progress UN must act to stop Myanmar rights abuses Last week generated three important perspectives on Myanmar's evolving relationship with the wider w ...

  2. Courage under fire

    Posted Jul 07th 2008, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... A Catholic priest is helping give hope to human rights victims, writes Jo Baker With his smiling eyes and optimism, it's hard to imagine Father Nandana Manatunga at work, not because he cares for young people- for that he seems well suited- but becau ...

  3. Who's afraid of Chinese justice?

    Posted Jan 17th 2005, 12:00am by Tom Plate

    ... Tom Plate In America, when you get arrested, you get a lawyer. In China, when you get arrested, you get beaten. That is the daunting difference between the criminal practices of these two great countries. But slowly, they may be moving a bit closer togeth ...

  4. News - China - SOCIETY

    Decapitation and stabbings lead to calls for action to tackle student violence in China

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com Call for values-based education to counter system that engenders little regard for life Teen violence rings moral alarm bell A spate of stabbings ... was stabbed seven times in the lower back and legs by three schoolmates because he was swaggering. He required 25 stitches. It's worrying that teenagers…see violence as a means to resolve ...


    Protect referees by hitting clubs where it hurts

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... William Lai The spate of violence against officials shows little is being done to promote respect for game Protect referees by hitting the clubs where it hurts No one is bigger than the club. This commonly espoused mantra is easy to comprehend yet individuals with massive egos and an overdeveloped sense of grandeur do not get it. They are the ones who take the law ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Two plead not guilty to beating SCMP photographer

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Two men charged with beating a South China Morning Post photographer pleaded not guilty in Fanling Court yesterday. Cheng Shing-wing and Li Hak, both aged 51, each face a charge of common assault and will return to court on May 3 and May 6. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Better policy needed to treat mentally ill, top psychiatrist says

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang and Stephy Shi Yuhan

    ... Emily Tsang and Stephy Shi Yuhan Psychiatrists say treatment could be improved after two patients carried out attacks this week Mental patient violence tied to flawed care system Two violent attacks this week involving psychiatric patients show the need for a more comprehensive policy for treating the mentally ill, a top psychiatrist says. Compounding the problem ...

  8. News - World - SYRIA

    At least 31,000 killed in Syria conflict, says watchdog

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 09:24pm by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beirut Violence across Syria has killed at least 31,022 people, most of them civilians, since the outbreak of an anti-regime revolt in March last year, a monitoring group said. “At least 22,257 civilians, 7,578 soldiers and 1,187 defectors have been killed in violence in the past 18 months,” Syrian Observatory for Human Rights director Rami Abdel Rahman ...

  9. News - World - FRANCE

    Ten suspects arrested over killing of two students lynched by mob in French city of Grenoble

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the families of the dead young men. Hollande was accosted as he visited the poor suburb by a resident who lambasted security forces for failing to stop the violence she said was plaguing the area. ...

  10. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Mobs burning mosques in Rohingya villages in Myanmar, witnesses say

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... even practise islam' For the past two months, Ayesha Akhtar has lived in fear amid escalating violence against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar. The 50-year-old woman describes how ... for more than two months since violence erupted in the region. "On July 9 along with the army, Buddhists raided our madrassa and looted about 100 bags of rice and the clothing of more than 300 ...




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