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  1. Anger at 'assault on press freedom'

    Posted Aug 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong and Amy Nip tanna.chong@scmp.com Hong Kong journalists marched on police headquarters yesterday to condemn what they said was heavy-handed policing during last week's visit to the city by Vice-Premier Li Keqiang, describing it as an attac ...

  2. State leader mounts new assault on 'referendum'

    Posted Jan 20th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung in Zhuhai, Gary Cheung and Ambrose Leung A state leader accused pan-democrats yesterday of showing disrespect for the Basic Law and the decision on a date for universal suffrage made by the Standing Committee of the National People's ...

  3. Suspect charged with assault on unionist lawmaker

    Posted Oct 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong A man arrested in relation to an attack on lawmaker Lee Cheuk-yan on Saturday has been charged with criminal damage, common assault and assault occasioning actual bodily harm, ... Kwok-hung, said he had not received any threats that seemed to be related to the assault on Mr Lee. 'But I get threats all the time now, and I just ignore them,' he said. 'I contacted ...

  4. The Assault on Reason

    Posted Jun 29th 2008, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan The Assault on Reason by Al Gore Bloomsbury, HK$144 The Assault on Reason is Al Gore's litany of inconvenient truths about the Bush administration. Gore argues American democracy is in danger because of changes in the marketplace of ideas. Television is partly to blame because it offers only snapshots of important affairs and panders to the public's obsession ...

  5. Long Hair charged with assaulting officer

    Posted Apr 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Lawmaker 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung was charged yesterday with a count of assaulting a police officer during a protest in front of Government House on December 29, while fellow League of Social Democrats member Andrew To Kwan-hang faced two counts on the same charge. They are expected to appear in Eastern Court on April 11. The pair allegedly clashed ...

  6. The Assault on Reason

    Posted Jul 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Richard J. Havis The Assault on Reason by Al Gore Penguin Press, HK$208 Ever wondered why 50 per cent of the American population voted for George W. Bush in two successive presidential elections? According to The Assault on Reason, the latest book by Al Gore, it's because the US news media has become so facile that Americans no longer have access to the information they need ...

  7. Critics keep up assault on 'miserly' HK$50 health vouchers for elderly

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Critics from all sides continued to round on the chief executive yesterday, describing the HK$50 medical vouchers for the elderly, announced in Wednesday's policy address, as 'miserly'. People aged 70 and over will be entitled t ...

  8. Police arrest two men for assault following protest

    Posted Apr 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... JUDY NGAO Updated at 5.52pm: Police on Friday morning arrested two men, aged 25 and 27, outside the Central Government Offices for assaulting police officers. The arrests followed a pro-democracy protest on Thursday night which led to scuffles between police and protesters. The men were arrested about 7am on Friday morning after striking police officers during an operation ...

  9. Democratic assault on Kowloon West

    Posted Jun 19th 2004, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Cyd Ho's last-minute decision to run for the constituency is proof of infighting in the ranks, says political scientist The pro-democracy camp will contest all four seats in Kowloon West after Cyd Ho Sau-lan made a last-minute decision to ...

  10. Mainland scholars join assault on island's leader

    Posted Mar 16th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Freda Wan Xinhua kept up the mainland's attack against Chen Shui-bian by publishing harsh criticism of the Taiwanese president by two leading scholars. Xu Bodong, director of the Institute of Taiwan at Beijing Union University, described Mr Chen' ...




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