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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Beijing's candour on corruption

    Posted Oct 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Richard Halloran

    ... recently disclosed that 660,000 officials had been punished for corruption over the past five years. He Guoqiang, head of the party's Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, called ... He's disclosure did not specify the forms of corruption, but anecdotal evidence suggests that bribery and embezzlement were commonplace. Local party officials have long been accused of seizing ...

  2. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    A glimpse of Xi Jinping's charm up close

    Posted Dec 15th 2012, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... But he remained relaxed and willing to interact with the people. Inspired by Xi, Wang signalled a plain-clothes policeman not to stop the two Hong Kong journalists from taking photos. "Let her be. She's just taking pictures," he said. Encouraged by such a courteous reception, we ran ahead of Xi and shouted: "Chairman, please say something to Hongkongers." Xi, ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Modi has a dream for an India of the 21st century, but does he have a plan?

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 02:17pm by Kevin Rafferty

    ... gave a bravura display demonstrating why he was elected overwhelmingly as India's prime minister, the man of the people speaking to his people. But it still leaves open the question of whether he can put a team together to deliver the goods he promised. His flaming red and white speckled puggaree, typical villagers' headgear to keep off the heat and dust, shouted ...

  4. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Li Keqiang's football musings a signal he wants to see some policy teamwork

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Li's praise of the German World Cup team is a signal he wants to see some policy teamwork Premier is a frustrated football coach Is Premier Li Keqiang really a big fan of Germany's national football team? I don't know, but he decided to use Germany's victory in the World Cup this year to reaffirm a key point for policymaking ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A GOOD WEEK FOR ...

    A Good Week for..., August 24, 2014

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by STAFF

    ... first trip to Asia. He held several masses, blessed "comfort women" and North Korean defectors and called for reconciliation between North and South Korea. In a significant move, he was allowed to overfly China both going to Seoul and returning to the Vatican. He sent greetings to President Xi Jinping and expressed the hope that he could visit China as soon as possible. Pope ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A BAD WEEK FOR ...

    A Bad Week for..., August 24, 2014

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by STAFF

    ... They were allegedly caught smoking marijuana at a foot massage parlour. Police later found 100 grams of the drug in a home reportedly belonging to Jackie Chan. The star said he was "furious ... in which he referred to Chinese as "mongrels" and "bastards". Palmer is in a dispute with Chinese firm Citic Pacific over a mining project in Western Australia.   Rick Perry ...

  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Sino Iron fiasco has Clive Palmer changing his attitude to China

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 01:03am by Howard Winn

    ... Palmer was critical of the previous Labor government when Kevin Rudd was prime minister saying its policies made trade difficult for Chinese investors. In a speech he called the policies "racist" and said there was "a great cry in Australia about Reds under the bed". He called on politicians to be fair and, "to treat the Chinese people and Chinese government ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Entertainers pressured to support Xi Jinping's crackdown on 'social ills'

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by Cary Huang

    ... ills' Communist Party leaders have grown used to launching campaigns against political enemies or anything they perceive to be social ills. Since he came to power in late 2012, President Xi ... from Chinese society". He also said offenders would be punished severely. The campaign has targeted the social elite and influential people, with several celebrities falling afoul ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 23, 2014

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:41am by LETTERS

    ... collectively would just shrug and move on." Is he naive or irresponsible? The action of flipping a switch to turn on a light and flipping a switch to detonate a nuclear bomb is the same, ... whether he, as a person with privilege, thought about the consequences before he took the actions he did. If he loves his country as he claims, he could have disclosed enough for the government ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 24, 2014

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by LETTERS

    ... and a curse By saying, as some people have, that Robin Williams took his own life because he was "struggling with depression" or, at most, "severe depression" fails to adequately convey the severity of the episodes that he, as a sufferer of bipolar disorder or manic depression, had bravely endured for decades. From my understanding, depressive episodes experienced ...




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