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  1. After payout, witness seeks ICAC apology

    Posted Nov 24th 2010, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong An undercover operative who became a protected witness for the Independent Commission Against Corruption then had his identity revealed in court is demanding an apology from the graft-buster. The man, identifying himself only as Rock Seven, sa ...

  2. Apology a step towards healing the wounds

    Posted Nov 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... So, too, was his saying sorry last year to the 'stolen generations' of Aboriginal children forcibly removed from their parents in a strategy of white assimilation. Such landmark ... with an entrenched culture of owning up to our mistakes, publicly apologising for them and eliminating the chance of them happening again can harmony reign. Violations committed by past governments are being ...

  3. Police chief says sorry... again

    Posted Nov 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Police Commissioner Tang King-shing said sorry yet again yesterday- this time to a Fanling school after its name was leaked as the scene of an undercover drugs operation. It was the police chief's third apology in five months, but crit ...

  4. Stone sorry for 'karma' comment

    Posted Sep 08th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... as a country, the hospitality of the Chinese and Chinese culture as a whole. Stone, 51, said ageing was about 'really accepting yourself and loving your age', and she loved China because ...

  5. letters

    Posted Dec 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scramble for school places not necessary I am writing in response to a newspaper article about parents failing to send their children to famous schools in Hong Kong. Some of them blame the system of connections and church affiliations for their failure to ...

  6. Day of atonement arrives for Stolen Generation

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... of a policy of forced racial assimilation, is long overdue. According to a text of today's motion, parliamentarians would apologise to Aborigines for 'the laws and policies of successive ...

  7. Canada tries to heal scars of racist past

    Posted Oct 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... they were physically and sexually abused, forcibly confined, split from their families, and stripped of their culture and language. Unless they had opted out of the common settlement agreement ...

  8. Apology to tour guides questioned

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The media yesterday questioned the motivation behind a Guilin party-controlled newspaper's open apology to the city's tour guides for accusations last week that they ripped off visitors. The general news editor and a reporter from th ...

  9. Words that are related

    Posted Jun 28th 2004, 12:00am by Philip Leetch

    ... PHILIP LEETCH Fill in the blanks with variations of the words in brackets. The first one has been done for you as an example. 1. Are you sure that you have the ability to do this? [able] 2. We must make sure the building can be used easily by_________ peo ...

  10. Apologising and making excuses

    Posted May 25th 2007, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... How many times this week have you said you were sorry or made an excuse? We all do it. Knowing how to deal with apologies and excuses is an important skill. Let's get some practice saying we are sorry. By John Millen A VERY BAD DAY I've had a ve ...




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