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PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 17 July, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 17 July, 2001, 12:00am

Test your memory and see what you remember from previous news reports. Each question is related to a news story published in the South China Morning Post on Monday, July 16, 2001

1. Police released a 12-year-old girl while they sought legal advice on whether to charge her with uuuuuu.

A shoplifting

B robbery

C conspiracy to kidnap

D manslaughter

2. Secretary for Security Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee turned down an invitation to have a face-to-face debate with uuuuuuuu.

A a leading academic

B a leading local Falun Gong member

C pro-democracy unionists

D university students

3. About 1,300 uuuuuuuu will set out on a 10-day Go West summer tour to promote better understanding of the project.

A secondary school students and teachers

B business representatives

C primary schoolchildren

D entrepreneurs and educators

4. Forty uuuuuuuu maids with outstanding claims against former bosses are living in a cramped flat in Tsim Sha Tsui with poor sanitation and hardly enough money to buy food.

A Filipino

B Thai

C Nepalese

D Indonesian

5. Pro-democracy unionists protested against the Government's stance in the uuuuuuuu industrial dispute, which they claimed favoured the management's side.

A Japan Airline

B Dragon Air

C Cathay Pacific

D SwissAir

6. uuuuuuuu was back on stage co-hosting the Miss Hong Kong final after disappearing for more than a week following an assault on him in a club in Kowloon Tong.

A Actor Nat Chan Pak-cheung

B Comedian Eric Tsang Chi-wai

C Comedian Dayo Wong Chi-wah

D Singer Eason Chan Yick-shun

Answers - 1C, 2B, 3A, 4D, 5C, 6B