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  1. Cross-border return of fugitives must be resolved

    Posted May 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Beijing's recent promises not to execute certain fugitives extradited to China will, it is hoped, see many more mainland suspects on the run overseas brought to justice. ... of the countries- mainly developing ones- with which China has signed extradition treaties. But it has been a nagging one for developed countries, most of which have laws preventing the repatriation ...

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    Discovering Beijing's off-road trails

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:43pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... for its hiking and running trails.  Tina Lewis, one of Canada's top trail runners, was pleasantly surprised with what she saw at the recent North Face 100 Beijing  two weekends ago. "I ... by local Yang Jiagen in 8:27:12.  A nurse practitioner at a hospital in Denver, Colorado, Lewis is a former adventure racer who picked up trail running in 2010. In just a short time she's ...

  3. With the hard work done, officials will keep fingers crossed that nothing goes wrong

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... of sport, the organisers are no doubt secretly begging behind closed doors. The next seven months and run up to 08-08-08 see, thankfully, 19 more test events plus the qualifiers that will decide who will represent their country in the 28 disciplines at the most important Olympics in decades. But there's no escaping the anticipation, which will only increase as the clock counts down over ...

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    In search of green in China's Silicon Valley

    Posted May 31st 2013, 05:39pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... I take my running shoes with me wherever I go. Across the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, round and round the padang in Georgetown, Penang, under freezing conditions in London, Ontario... my trusty trainers have been the best travel companions ever. Running is definitely the best way, in my opinion, to get acquainted with new surroundings. It helps me find my bearings ...

  5. Walk, don't run

    Posted Jan 07th 2009, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... attitude was. This means that eight months of improved cross-strait relations have actually boosted pro-independence sentiment, suggesting events are moving more rapidly than many people ... 'with special cross-strait characteristics'- to describe an economic agreement between the two sides. Hopefully, this will be a way around disputes as to whether such an agreement ...

  6. One country, but two trains of thought

    Posted Jul 04th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... of universal suffrage and Beijing's ties with the democrats, the high-profile remarks on 'one country' will cause unease, if not fears, among the populace over cross-border relations. ... Chris Yeung On the face of it, President Hu Jintao was telling the plain truth about the essence of 'one country, two systems' when he stressed it is an integral concept: ...

  7. Torch-bearing hopefuls cross 300 mark... and counting

    Posted Aug 09th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng More than 300 Hong Kong residents are vying to be one of three runners from the public taking part in the Olympic Torch Relay across the city next year. The selected trio will be among 120 torch-bearers who will each run a distance of about 200 metres in the Beijing Olympic relay's local leg. The deadline for applications is Sunday and 'we expect lots ...


    Taiwan media speculate on Beijing's picks for cross-strait relations

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Taiwanese media buzzing over the key officials likely to represent Beijing in Taipei affairs Close eye on new cross-strait picks With the mainland's cabinet reshuffle taking place next month, Taiwanese media have begun speculating on who Beijing will appoint as its top officials responsible for cross-strait affairs. Speculation is rife ...

  9. HK leaders fail us by not speaking truth to power

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for the city's core values. They seem to regard the concept of 'one country, two systems' as little more than an excuse to dodge the responsibilities that come with running one of those ...

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    Man runs naked through Beijing airport

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 02:35pm by Amy Li

    ... A western man went streaking at Beijing Capital International airport on Tuesday afternoon after arguing with another passenger over seats,  Chinese media reported on Wednesday. The man had allegedly occupied two seats on an airport shuttle train. He had ...




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