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  1. Common slang has no place in Legco chambers, president tells League of Social Democrats

    Posted Apr 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... cannot be used in future. Last week, a league statement listed examples of how puk kai in Cantonese could be used, and Mr Leung said it could mean 'go to hell' in English, at worst. ... Eva Wu Legislative Council president Tsang Yok-sing yesterday ruled that the repeated use of what the League of Social Democrats called common slang was inappropriate in the legislature. ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Sep 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in protest vote for legislators such as 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung from the League of Social Democrats to represent their views. Some lawmakers do act aggressively but argue that they want ... 5) is an example. If there had not been police protection at the University of Hong Kong during Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's visit on August 18, it would likely have ended in a similar way. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Police to arrest League of Social Democrats members over April rally

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com League members to be arrested over April rally Police are expected to arrest the deputy head of the League of Social Democrats along with a few other ... considerations came into play. Ng said the group included league members Raphael Wong Ho-ming and Ma Wan-ki, Diaoyu Islands activists Koo Sze-yiu and Yang Kuang, and gay-rights activist Kenneth Cheung ...

  4. No tie, no dinner for dressed-up 'Long Hair'

    Posted Aug 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peter So and Maggie Tam 'Long Hair' put on his best attire in years, but it was still not good enough to gain entry to an official dinner welcoming Vice-Premier Li Keqiang yesterday. Lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung of the League of Social Democrats swapped his usual jeans and Che Guevara T-shirt for a jacket, shirt and trousers- but no tie. Security let him through, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    League of Social Democrats' Avery Ng arrested for July 1 antics

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com League No2 arrested for antics during Hu's visit The vice-chairman of the League of Social Democrats was arrested yesterday for throwing his T-shirt ... protesters," Ng said yesterday. In the July incident, several people, including other members of the league, tried to protest against Hu, who was visiting Hong Kong to mark the 15th handover ...

  6. Foul language in Legco debases society, Tsang says

    Posted Mar 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... For the fourth day in a row, League of Social Democrats lawmakers yesterday continued to use the same words that officials have complained are vulgar and offensive. After Finance Committee chairwoman Emily Lau Wai-hing warned league legislator Leung Kwok-hung, he voluntarily walked out of the chamber. Fellow league lawmaker Albert Chan Wai-yip was ordered out. The saga began on Tuesday after ...

  7. Public Eye

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... but we're not so sure about Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee. Ideally, the debate should be televised, with the banned words flashing on the screen along with English translations for those who ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    People Power and League of Social Democrats grab votes at double

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by Colleen Lee, NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Colleen Lee and Ng Kang-chung People Power and League of Social Democrats show their strength in New Territories East as Democratic Party support plunges 43 per cent Radicals grab votes at the double Support for radical political groups the League of Social Democrats and People Power nearly doubled in the New Territories East constituency over the past few years, while votes ...

  9. Unworthy snub for a troublesome guest

    Posted Aug 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... night's official dinner for visiting Vice-Premier Li Keqiang. We all know that the League of Social Democrats lawmaker makes a living out of disrupting official functions, but he actually put ... Perhaps as the man most likely to become the next premier, Li felt the need to project a friendlier image to the people of Hong Kong. Whatever the reason, Leung had every right to be there. ...

  10. Gatecrashing stunt draws criticism

    Posted Sep 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the security panel on September 12. The same panel will discuss security arrangements for Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's visit to Hong Kong last month, which some members of the media say were heavy handed. The forum on the government's plan to do away with Legco by-elections was suspended for 20 minutes after 100 protesters- led by League of Social Democrats lawmaker 'Long ...




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