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  1. Son urges leniency for father who chopped him

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Man Joyce.hyman@scmp.com A case of family violence took a touching turn yesterday when a son pleaded for leniency for his father, who chopped his forehead in a fit of rage. Chan Ngok-kui, 18, made the entreaty in the District Court just before his f ...

  2. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... In Tuesday's story entitled 'More doubts cast on Tang's claims' on A5, Dr Yeoh Eng-kiong was quoted as saying 'Article 23 of the Basic Law was a major piece of legislation... but I do not recall anyone in the Exco making such rema ...

  3. White paper praises rule-of-law transition

    Posted Feb 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for socialism with Chinese characteristics'. The 29,000-character State Council document said China had made great achievements since the late 1970s, when it sought to recover from the shambles of the Cultural Revolution, which destroyed all that China had of a legal system. In those three decades, China had enacted legislation in all seven fundamental legal areas- constitutional, civil ...

  4. Lawyers praise retiring judge's sense of justice

    Posted Apr 26th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... demonstrated compassion and a strong sense of justice.' The judge was recognised for his ability to blend the British adversarial tradition with the conciliatory approach preferred in Chinese culture, he said. His influence had extended beyond the rather narrow geographic confines of the city to British admiralty courts, where a 1998 judgment of his- although overturned by Hong ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Dec 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In sentencing the men, Tuen Mun principal magistrate Kwok Wai-kin said he would not accept their claim that eating dogs was part of Chinese culture. The men have appealed against the sentence. gang ...

  6. Lecturer admits tax evasion

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lau, who resigned from the association this year, was an acquaintance of Mrs Tung, with whom he had set up a non-profitable organisation to promote Chinese culture and art. He said Lau had ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - RIGHTS

    Christians in prayer rally to fight gay law proposal

    Posted Jan 14th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... people]. But I may be in trouble if I carelessly say something wrong about them." He said homosexuality was against the idea of family in traditional Chinese culture. Ann Chan, 22, a student, ...

  8. Taiwan's Chen cleared of stealing special state funds

    Posted Aug 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that the former president has been mistreated because of a political witch-hunt,' said political analyst George Tsai Wei, from Taipei's Chinese Culture University. This would not only increase ...

  9. Four girls aged under two abused as cases rise 76pc in seven years

    Posted Apr 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Child Sexual Abuse Foundation said such abuse was a serious problem and that many cases went unreported. Executive director Michelle Tam Chi-yun said that because of Chinese culture, families ...

  10. Sharing the burden

    Posted Nov 01st 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... in Hong Kong, despite the longstanding traditional Chinese culture of philanthropy. It was only in recent years that companies understood community involvement was good for their business, ... million fund aimed at promoting business involvement in the community could bring about a big change in corporate culture. Speaking at a symposium on corporate citizenship organised by the Asia ...




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