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  1. News - China - CORRUPTION

    China Resources Power president and Shanxi tycoon detained by authorities

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:42pm by Keira Lu Huang, Angela Meng

    ... Keira Lu Huang and Angela Meng Pair's detention comes months after former China Resources boss Song Lin probed for graft Authorities hold CRP president, Shanxi tycoon The president of China Resources Power and a Shanxi tycoon, believed to be the biggest beneficiary of a controversial coal investment, have been detained by authorities. CRP announced last night that Wang Yujun, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1581011/china-resources-power-president-and-shanxi-tycoon-detained-authorities
  2. 37,000 dams at risk of collapsing, warns water resources chief

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen A particularly wet spring is threatening nearly half of the dams in China because they are already 'quite sick', according to the mainland's water chief. Minister of Water Resources Chen Lei raised the alert to emergency management agencies, the department said. Mr Chen said that more than 37,000 dams, or 43 per cent of the mainland's total, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/679532/37000-dams-risk-collapsing-warns-water-resources-chief
  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Group's quest to find the gems amid murky waters of mainland charities

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 03:14am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... to wade into the murky waters and try to uncover some gems. They have set up non-profit organisation Philanthropy in Motion (PIM) to offer university students opportunities to learn about how ... foundations are still the only organisations able to raise funds publicly. Lau says this has prevented resources from being channelled to the right places, and many grassroots charities suffer ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1546696/groups-quest-find-gems-amid-murky-waters-mainland-charities
  4. News - World - NATURE

    Mexican axolotl salamander dubbed the 'water monster' faces extinction

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 05:48am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Mexico City Scientists study the axolotl salamander's ability to regenerate organs Mexican 'water monster' battles extinction Dubbed the "water ... But nowadays it is becoming harder to find because the water it thrives in is contaminated by urbanisation, pesticides and refuse left behind by legions of visitors lounging in the canal's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1590395/mexican-axolotl-salamander-dubbed-water-monster-faces-extinction
  5. News - Hong Kong

    Watch: Burst water pipe creates urban geyser at busy Causeway Bay junction

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 11:55am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com A water pipe at the junction of Canal Road West and Leighton Road burst this morning, creating a large and powerful jet of water which crashed against the flyover above. The pipe burst at about 10.30am and the ensuing urban geyser continued for more than two hours before the Water Supplies Department brought the flow of water under control. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1590048/burst-water-pipe-creates-urban-geyser-busy-causeway-bay-junction
  6. News - China - CORRUPTION

    China Resources' former top auditor detained on state secrets charge

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 10:51am by Keira Lu Huang, Patrick Boehler

    ... Keira Lu Huang and Patrick Boehler Ex-China Resources auditor held over secrets breach A former top auditor of the state-owned China Resources Group has been detained for allegedly ... yesterday. Huang illegally obtained audit results by the China National Audit Office on a controversial investment deal by China Resources in Shanxi coal mines. He then leaked the information to Song ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1580513/china-resources-former-top-auditor-detained-state-secrets-charge
  7. News - Asia - INDIA/PAKISTAN

    Rescuers evacuate tens of thousands in Indian Kashmir as flood waters recede

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 05:35pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New Delhi Officials 'overwhelmed' by scale of flood disaster in Kashmir Valley Flood waters started receding in Indian Kashmir on Wednesday, giving rescue teams ... at least 450 people in India and Pakistan and cut off more than one million people from basic services. “Finally the flood water levels are receding. Now our teams will be able to enter some ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1589433/rescuers-evacuate-thousands-indian-kashmir-floods-recede
  8. News - China - FOREIGN RELATIONS

    China rejects Vietnamese claim fishing boat attacked near Paracel Islands

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 05:09am by Reuters

    ... its forces boarded a Vietnamese trawler last month in disputed waters in the South China Sea and confiscated explosives used for fishing, rejecting accusations from Vietnam that its ships had been attacked. Ties between the two nations have soured over competing territorial claims in the potentially energy-rich waters which straddle key shipping lanes. Vietnam said the crews of two ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1589687/china-rejects-vietnamese-claim-fishing-boat-attacked-near-paracel-islands
  9. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai PM Prayuth uses holy water and feng shui to ward off the occult

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:55pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Bangkok Prayuth Chan-ocha has used holy water and feng shui to ward off any occult challenge Thailand's politics of superstition As he prepared to move in to Bangkok's ... an audience of dousing himself from head to toe in holy water, because his enemies had tried to curse him. Army officials say his views on the spirit world and rituals to ward off evil are unlikely ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1588925/thai-pm-prayuth-uses-holy-water-and-feng-shui-ward-occult
  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central activists practise water cannon protection tactics

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 06:05am by SAMUEL CHAN, Ernest Kao

    ... Samuel Chan and Ernest Kao Occupy activists prepare for water hit About 40 democracy activists were pelted with high-pressure water hoses yesterday as they practised for the upcoming Occupy Central protest. As they linked arms and chanted slogans, the activists were hit with the full force of water from two trucks equipped with high-pressure hoses, in a drill intended ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1587443/occupy-central-activists-practice-being-hit-high-pressure-water-hoses

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