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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Mark Daly

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... in Hong Kong. We ended up winning in the Court of Final Appeal, in 2004. A large number of the cases we see are refugee- or torture-claim related. This year we took the case of Evangeline Banao Vallejos, a domestic helper fighting for right of abode. The case went to the Court of Final Appeal. It was a tough battle and brought out a side of Hong Kong that wasn't very nice to see. ...

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    Something new: a feast for the senses

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... slightly sterile smell? Where are the snacks? Someone has finally asked the right questions, and The Popsy Room is the answer. The brainchild of Jennifer Chung May-ling, The Popsy Room is a multi-sensory art gallery. Its inaugural exhibition, "Meditation and Megrim", showcases the work of four Hong Kong-based artists in an environment that appeals to all five senses. Uniting ...

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    Reflections: original spin

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am

    ... rulers had been Sinicised to such a degree that almost none could speak Manchu, or that the Han were among the most venal court mandarins and military commanders. The ignoble appeal to race ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

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

    ... ground" for appeal for jailed businesswoman Lily Chiang Lai-lei … The fourth daughter of prominent industrialist Chiang Chen was jailed in 2011 for 3½ years, for fraud. Another judge called her an "author of dishonesty" after the district court heard she had pocketed more than HK$3.7 million in a share-option scam. Before her fall from grace, Lily Chiang had become the first woman ...

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    Reflections: Hocus pocus

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... film stars and senior officials. It’s only natural that Beijing is wary of people such as Wang and spiritual movements with mass appeal, such as the Falun Gong, as, historically, they often ... by Hong Xiuquan, the self-styled brother of Jesus Christ, practically emptied the imperial coffers. The Qing court’s miscalculated attempts to use the Righteous Harmony Society, whose members ...

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    My life: Peter Cunich

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... a dissertation on royal patronage in the Tudor Court, before going on to Sydney University for a master's degree on the Dissolution of the Monasteries. THE GREAT HALL OF CAMBRIDGE While I was doing ... they finally caught up in the mid-1990s. I wrote the chapters on the medieval period, and the Tudor re-foundation. And that got me interested in the history of higher education. HKU + ME Coming to Hong ...

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    Then & now: these were our children

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... colonial oppressors. But overwhelmingly, the evidence suggests otherwise. Many IEDs were specifically designed to appeal to children; one of the devices, left on a pedestrian flyover in Causeway ... time that Hong Kong, as a society, finally called time on the terrorists of 67 and their foul self-justifications, and denounced the cold-blooded murderers of young children as the unrepentant, ...



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