18 Oct '11, 1am

Animal rights activists in China save nearly 1,000 dogs on their way to slaughterhouses

Animal rights activists in China save nearly 1,000 dogs on their way to slaughterhouses

Animal rights activists brought together through an online campaign have rescued nearly 1,000 dogs on their way to slaughterhouses in south-west China, state media and campaigners said on Monday. -- PHOTO: AP BEIJING (AFP) - Animal rights activists brought together through an online campaign have rescued nearly 1,000 dogs on their way to slaughterhouses in south-west China, state media and campaigners said on Monday. Around 200 activists stopped three trucks crammed with the dogs on Saturday after a web user calling himself 'Mosquito' called for the rescue on a social media site, the official Xinhua news agency said. The dogs were being taken to be slaughtered for meat, but were freed after two local animal protection groups bought the animals for 80,000 yuan (S$15,969), the report said. Animals Asia, a Hong Kong-based welfare organisation that cooperated with the two Chin...

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news.mongabay.com 17 Oct '11, 6pm

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Panasonic to trim TV business, cut 1,000 jobs

Panasonic to trim TV business, cut 1,000 jobs

channelnewsasia.com 20 Oct '11, 2am

TOKYO: Japan's Panasonic is to sharply scale down its money-losing television business and cut more than 1,000 jobs, Japan...

Panasonic to trim money-losing television business, cut more than 1,000 jobs

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straitstimes.com 20 Oct '11, 4am

Japan's Panasonic is to sharply scale down its money-losing television business and cut more than 1,000 jobs, Japanese med...

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channelnewsasia.com 23 Oct '11, 2pm

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Chinese Animal Lovers Rescue 800 Dogs From Slaughterhouse | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 21 Oct '11, 11pm

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