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  1. Daughters moved by city's love for Deng

    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung They tell of the late patriarch poring over HK map as he weighed its future Deng Xiaoping's daughters yesterday expressed gratitude to Hongkongers whose affection ... expenses in Canada. She said the Deng and Pao families also held get-togethers before her father's death. Ms Deng, who wrote the biography Deng Xiaoping: My Father, said tycoon Robert Kuok ...

  2. Kitsch cats

    Posted Sep 06th 2004, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... Nailene Chou Wiest, Beijing On the centenary of Deng Xiaoping's birth, his famous 'black cat, white cat' pragmatism was celebrated as one of his enduring legacies. Erecting ... A statue of Deng sitting snugly in a rattan chair mounted on a marble platform is graced with Jiang Zemin's calligraphy saying: 'The bronze statue of Deng Xiaoping'. Some visitors ...

  3. 'Burning desire' for Deng's words of approval

    Posted Jan 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a short message from late leader Deng Xiaoping to go on an inscription to commemorate his visit to the special economic zone on January 26, 1984, the Yangcheng Evening News reported. A paper scroll had been prepared for the purpose. But it remained blank even after Deng left for Zhuhai, said Li Tianzeng, a former protocol officer of the Guangdong provincial government. Mr Li is now ...

  4. A home town worthy of Deng's legacy

    Posted Jul 13th 2004, 12:00am by Doug Nairne

    ... Xiaoping's death for Guangan to see that growing rich really is glorious. The past two years have seen a remarkable transformation in Deng's home town, which until recently languished as one ... living in the area. 'Two years ago people said Guangan was still in poverty... I think that if Deng Xiaoping was still alive today he would be extremely excited to see what has ...

  5. Strongman era comes to an end

    Posted Sep 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... of Mao Zedong in 1976 was followed by a palace coup in which his widow, Jiang Qing, and several of her closest political associates were arrested. This paved the way for Deng Xiaoping, who had twice been purged by Mao, to return to power by shunting aside Hua Guofeng, Mao's chosen heir. Deng scrapped class struggle, which had been so close to Mao's heart, and focused ...

  6. Stage is set for fourth generation to make waves

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... media still refers to it as 'the advent of a new milestone in the history of the Chinese nation'. 'It marked the beginning for real changes', Deng Xiaoping told then West ... Deng's own rehabilitation, after being banished for most of the decade during the Cultural Revolution, was decided in the third plenum of the 10th congress, in 1977. The meeting saw the official ...

  7. Paralysed- until a miracle cure in Beijing

    Posted Mar 20th 2005, 12:00am by Peter Goff

    ... was dribbling constantly and he was fed through a tube inserted into his stomach. After 10 months of intensive treatment in a Beijing clinic run by Deng Pufang, son of China's late paramount leader, Deng Xiaoping, Mr Clarke's recovery seems to have been little short of miraculous. He can walk with the aid of a stick, and can feed and wash himself. He can make jokes about pretty ...

  8. Malaysian guerilla's story stirs bitter memories

    Posted Sep 09th 2003, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... decades. The memoir combines childhood experiences, his passage to communism and the purges and hardship of life in jungle camps. It also documents Chin Peng's dealings with Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, Ho Chi Minh and Pol Pot. For many years, government propaganda vilified Chin Peng, the son of a bicycle repairman, as a bandit king. He was not allowed to settle in Malaysia and instead ...

  9. slice of life

    Posted Aug 17th 2004, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... the moustachioed, cigar-chewing comedian whose barbed wit and slapstick antics brought laughter to millions. He was 86. A lovesick French student begged vice-premier Deng Xiaoping to help her win permission ...

  10. Long Marcher's life of dedication to party

    Posted Jul 25th 2003, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... The eventful and productive life of Deng Liujin was tied closely to the history of the Communist Party. Deng, who died in Beijing on July 16 aged 91, is the widow of red guard veteran Zeng Shan, who was Shanghai's vice-mayor in 1949 and minister of internal affairs in 1960. Her eldest son is Vice-President Zeng Qinghong. Deng also made her own mark on the history of the party ...




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