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  1. Schools of thought

    Posted Apr 27th 2008, 12:00am by Vaudine England

    ... Fate of historic Central site linked to Sun Yat-sen hangs in the balance, Vaudine England reports Less than one month is left for the public to submit their ideas and opinions about what should be done with the 6,000 square-metre site bordered by Hollywood Road and Aberdeen, Staunton and Shing Wong Streets, just west of Central. The site, which has sat empty for 15 years, ...

  2. Historian focused on lives of ordinary Chinese

    Posted Apr 13th 2008, 12:00am by Vaudine England

    ... Hong Kong and Macau have lost a chronicler of the common people, writes Vaudine England When the Reverend Carl Smith died in Macau on Monday, the diverse peoples of the South China coast lost their most devoted chronicler. Unlike any before him, Smith kept his twinkling eyes on the lives of ordinary people in Hong Kong, Macau and beyond. Instead of listing the governors ...

  3. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Suarez says Liverpool should let him leave

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 11:06am by Associated Press in Liverpool, England

    ... Associated Press in Liverpool, England Luis Suarez on Tuesday accused Liverpool of breaking an agreement in his contract by refusing to let him leave Anfield, saying he had been promised permission to join another club if the Reds failed to reach the Champions League. In his first public comments since Arsenal made a 40-million pound bid for the Uruguay striker, Suarez told British ...

  4. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    It's a juggling act, says Louis van Gaal of United’s football and commercial demands

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 11:46am

    ... the footballing priorities. United, who this week announced a record kit deal with Adidas worth US$130 million a season for 10 years, have added England defender Luke Shaw and Spanish midfielder Ander ... to secure European football. But Van Gaal’s early double reference to United’s sponsorship imperatives is likely to intrigue and alarm supporters. The club is saddled with approximately US$600 ...

  5. News - World - MEDIA

    England football manager’s phone targeted over 4 years, phone-hacking trial hears

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 09:48am by The Guardian

    ... was told, the then England football manager announced that he would resign, and the newspaper prominently claimed the credit for his fall. In 2004, Greg Miskiw, a news editor, tasked the specialist ... The Guardian England manager’s sex life exposed after hacking The News of the World repeatedly hacked into the voicemail of Sven-Goran Eriksson over a four-year period as it exposed his ...

  6. Sport - Soccer

    Steven Gerrard hangs up England boots to focus on Liverpool

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 01:14am by Reuters

    ... on England career England captain Steven Gerrard announced his retirement from international soccer, the Football Association said yesterday. The Liverpool midfielder won 114 caps for his country ... on the England shirt again," he told the FA's website. This has been a very difficult decision, one of the toughest I've had to make in my career. I have agonised over this since coming ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - Home and Away

    England's retro route-one football belongs in the past

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... Peter Simpson A flapping goalkeeper, slow defenders, laboured midfielders and all creativity stifled: Hodgson's team are a sorry sight England's retro route-one football belongs in the past Thankfully we are safely returned to the 21st century and EPL football this weekend. For most of the week we have been treated to a ghastly display of outdated ideologies with the England ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Roy Hodgson will remain England manager despite early exit

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 02:47am

    ... Associated Press FA chairman backs coach for another two years after failure in Brazil Roy Hodgson has been asked by the English Football Association to remain in charge of the national team until 2016 as planned despite early elimination from the World Cup on Friday. England opened the tournament in Brazil with losses to Italy and Uruguay, and hopes of advancing from Group ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Relief for Hodgson as fans stick by sorry England

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 02:49am

    ... Agence France-Presse in Belo Horizonte Manager grateful for support at end of a drab 0-0 draw with group winners Costa Rica England manager Roy Hodgson admitted his side were fortunate to be applauded off after completing their sorry World Cup campaign with a 0-0 draw against Costa Rica on Tuesday. The result at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, the city that hosted England ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Road to Rio: Smoothest of transitions from Hong Kong to planet football

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 10:26pm by Paul Kay

    ... football The Sao Paulo early evening sky was a haze of pink and blue as I opened my bleary eyes for a first glimpse of Brazil. Thirty hours and back-to-back long-haul flights from Hong Kong via Istanbul had left me stiff and weary, but that sky seemed as welcoming and invigorating as a cold beer after a long hike. The flight was, to use a football cliché, a game of two halves, ...




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