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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: scrutiny of the bounty

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 12:00am by ADAM

    ... Adam Wright Adam Wright Scrutiny of the bounty   A lot of parents with gay children have trouble accepting their offspring's sexuality, but tycoon Cecil Chao Sze-tsung took it to a whole new level when he offered a HK$500 million bounty to the man who wins the heart of his lesbian daughter. It didn't seem to bother him that Gigi had already announced her marriage ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:09pm by Mark Peters

    ... nearly causing a riot among the crowd. In 1951, Colette's novel Gigi was made into a Broadway play, the author declaring "There is my Gigi" upon spotting the woman who would go ...

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    Reflections: separation anxiety

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:40pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... luan, or chaos, of a China split up into independent and warring fragments. The Chinese nation's first empire, the Qin dynasty (221-207BC), and the subsequent Western and Eastern Han ...

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    So near, yet so feared: crimson tide

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:41pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... the same; it is cold but in a bearable way; and the street scenes are the same chaos of open shop fronts and goods spilling out over the pavements. Then I noticed the "blood" thing, which, ...

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    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:40pm by ATLANTIC

    ... Sally Brompton Sally Brompton Capricorn (Dec 22- Jan 20) You need to slow down and rest after the recent chaos, as what comes next requires brain power. Act hastily where a business matter is concerned and you could be paying for your error well into the future. Aquarius (Jan 21- Feb 19) You will be determined to put right what you feel has gone wrong. A wise Aquarian would wait until ...

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    So near, yet so feared: Herd mentality

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:05am by cecilie gamst berg

    ... Cecilie Gamst Berg Cecilie Gamst Berg Herd mentality Golden Week, eh? What possesses the central government to let 1.3 billion people all take their holidays at the same time (as they do, also, in the Lunar New Year week)? Each year on October 1 it's chaos as the multitudes storm the Great Wall and every other monument in the country, large or small. Golden week, then, ...

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    Reflections: royal treatment

    Posted Jul 07th 2013, 12:00am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... of whom had flown to the Thai capital from Singapore. I also had lunch with Sakol, an old friend from university who lives in the Thonburi area, across the Chao Phraya River, west of downtown ... state grew increasingly unstable and he was finally put to death by his erstwhile comrade General Chao Phraya Chakri, himself part-Chinese, who founded the present Chakri dynasty.   ...

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    Then & now: Home and away

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... in close proximity to a place where public chaos was the usual state of affairs helped prolong the influence of warlords. Hong Kong's attractions were obvious- opposing factions could meet ...

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    Reflections: Hocus pocus

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... resulted in armed rebellion and luan (“chaos”). Whether or not the same could happen today is debatable but the authorities are not taking any chances. The first religious uprising in China ...

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    Then & now: skies were the limit

    Posted Apr 07th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Post-war Hong Kong was a magnet for aviation entrepreneurs with a big appetite for risk, writes Jason Wordie Skies were the limit After 1945, the post-war world dissolved into the broader chaos of peace, as conflicting right- and left-wing ideologies reared their equally ugly heads across Asia into the cold-war era. As ever during periods of international transition, ...




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