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  1. Rita Fan reignites Article 23 debate

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 'I think the next government cannot avoid tackling this issue.' Speaking after the inauguration of a health centre run by the Breast Cancer Foundation, of which she is honorary ...

  2. politics

    Posted Jun 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions 1 Why was President Bongo in Barcelona? a. skin cancer b. liver problems c. brain cancer d. intestinal cancer 2 How long will it be before another election is held? a. 12 days b. 12 weeks c. 45 days d. 20 weeks 3 If President Bongo ruled for 41 years, what year did he come to power? a. 1964 b. 1967 c. 1965 d. 1966 4 Why ...

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    Chan Yuen-han returns to Legco determined to better lives of workers

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... change [to Hong Kong], so I persuaded her to make a comeback," he said. Chan will resume the stressful life of a politician nine years after she underwent two operations for breast cancer ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Chan Yuen-han is 65 and a cancer survivor, but she is back in Legco, fighting to achieve a better life for the working people of Hong Kong Still toiling ...

  4. Is Kim Jong-un the grandson of a traitor?

    Posted May 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... apparently of breast cancer. Ko Gyon-tek is believed to have died in 1999. Kim Jong-il, who died last December, had a series of marriages and mistresses and Kim Jong-un is understood to be his fourth ...

  5. There's a 50-50 chance I'll run in 2008, says Rita Fan

    Posted Aug 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... She said a key factor in her consideration was finding someone who could handle the legal and procedural technicalities of running a campaign. Mrs Fan, 61, who has beaten breast cancer ...

  6. Szeto Wah faces up to more cancer treatment

    Posted May 19th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Doctors will decide whether veteran Democrat Szeto Wah, who is battling lung cancer, will need to start electrotherapy next month after he attends events marking the 21st ... his body's cancer index was still slightly higher than a safe level. 'At present, I am feeling quite well and have put on weight. But that has given me some nasty back pain.' ...

  7. Cancer-stricken Szeto says health improving

    Posted Apr 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Veteran pro-democracy activist Szeto Wah, who has late-stage lung cancer, yesterday said his health had improved since he had undergone chemotherapy. He said he remained ... to reporters. He said he learned from his doctor that his cancer index had dropped to 13, from 40 when he was first diagnosed with it. 'I was told that when the index falls to below five, I am ...

  8. Szeto Wah battling lung cancer

    Posted Feb 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung Veteran Democrat Szeto Wah is suffering from late-stage lung cancer, members of his party say. He is undergoing chemotherapy, but is optimistic and has shown eagerness ... was later diagnosed with stage four lung cancer. Democratic Party vice-chairman Sin Chung-kai said Szeto remained positive about his condition. Party vice-chairman Emily Lau Wai-hing said: 'He ...

  9. I'll fight cancer optimistically, Szeto says

    Posted Feb 08th 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok and Albert Wong Veteran Democrat Szeto Wah, who has late-stage lung cancer, says he will fight it optimistically. It is the first time that Szeto, 78, chairman of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China, has spoken publicly since reports that he had cancer appeared on Saturday, and hours after Beijing-friendly independent lawmaker ...

  10. Out from the shadows

    Posted Oct 27th 2007, 12:00am by Jacqui Goddard

    ... of a campaign, called 'Breaking the Silence'. For all its attention to breast cancer- a disease so taboo in conservative Saudi Arabia that 70 per cent of sufferers fail to seek help until ... Street to promote reading skills- breast cancer, HIV/Aids in Africa, and initiatives to steer youngsters away from drugs and crime. Now, with her recent public rebuke of Myanmar's repressive ...




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