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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: telling tales

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by Jason Wordie

    ... for years- without public opposition- by a convicted fraudster speaks volumes about Hong Kong society, its complaisant attitudes to public probity and the kind of people willing to "put up ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Arthur de Villepin

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:31pm by Shirley Lau

    ... with the conviction that I had to come back to Hong Kong as soon as possible. And so I did. In 2010, I found a job with a French environmental company here. It was an interesting marketing job even though ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 11:12pm

    ... of a novel by Gore Vidal …   The American writer, who was outspoken in his political convictions, famously claimed that US president Franklin D. Roosevelt had deliberately provoked the Japanese ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: More equal than others

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:48pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of obtaining a conviction than the broader damage that public airing of filthy linen might cause. When Tiger Balm and Sing Tao heiress Sally Aw Sian was involved in a well-documented ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: absent minded

    Posted Mar 31st 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie The transportation of convicts overseas was a practice adopted by the British colony of Hong Kong as well as its motherland, writes Jason Wordie Absent minded The joke about ... From 1788 until 1868, Britain exported more than 165,000 convicts to Australia, which (oversimplifying matters, admittedly) was originally settled as an enormous dumping ground ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm

    ... faker who was later jailed on a fraud conviction for his “autobiography” of eccentric entrepreneur Howard Hughes. In later life, de Hory moved to Ibiza, the Spanish island playground choice ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:05am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen Andrea Chen Nancy Kissel, aka the milkshake murderer, has renewed her bid to be cleared of murdering her Merrill Lynch banker husband, Robert, having been twice convicted for the crime- her 2005 conviction was overturned in 2010 but she was again tried and found guilty in March 2011. The case of the 49-year-old American expatriate, who fed her husband a barbiturate-laced ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: The right side of the law

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am

    ... that many used torture to bring about quick convictions and engaged in crimes such as smuggling and extortion to supplement their incomes – so much so that they were almost universally feared ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: history of violence

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am

    ... of the Northern Wei dynasty (408-452), Emperor Wu of Northern Zhou (543-578) and Emperor Wuzong of Tang (814- 846) – had the same “wu” character in their titles. The Wus’ own religious convictions – two ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am

    ... … The trial of three band members following their guerilla performance and subsequent arrest attracted considerable criticism in the West. Convicted of "premeditated hooliganism … motivated ... the conviction of the killer, Palahniuk began work on novel Lullaby, to help him cope with having had a part in the decision to sentence the guilty man to death. Palahniuk was one of the 200,000-plus ...




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