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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Doomed buildings may be history under antiquities board grading

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 04:35am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny. fung@scmp.com Doomed buildings to be history An old printing ink shop in Central and a landmark restaurant in Stanley may soon be identified as grade three historic buildings; both are set to be demolished. The grading proposals, passed yesterday by the Antiquities Advisory Board, come a little more than a month after the board took public comment on the issue. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1594271/doomed-buildings-may-be-history-under-antiquities-board-grading
  2. Business - Comment - THE VIEW

    Hong Kong's end of history

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:40am by Peter Guy

    ... Peter Guy Mainland decision on HK's version of democracy could compromise the city's Western-style legal system and judges culturally and politically End of history Now ... will be the ingredients of high drama and tragic history. Whether most Hong Kong people know it, all the great promises and words were cancelled for this generation. Beijing cannot countenance any election system ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1592538/hong-kongs-end-history
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    With Alibaba set to make IPO history, does the internet now rule the world?

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:20am by SHA YE

    ... Sha Ye Sha Ye considers how successful tech firms and their creations are rewriting the laws of business With Alibaba set to make IPO history, does the internet now rule the world? With Alibaba launching what is expected to be the biggest technology IPO in history, much has been said of late about how the internet has changed the world. And it's true that it has created ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1591041/alibaba-set-make-ipo-history-does-internet-now-rule-world
  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan’s Emperor Hirohito cautioned against second world war, says new official history

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 02:27pm by AFP

    ... conflict but celebrated military success, according to the long-awaited official history of his reign, released on Tuesday. The mammoth 61-volume set, which has taken 24 years to compile at a cost ... admissions of responsibility for war that Hirohito is known to have made. Takahisa Furukawa, history professor at Nihon University, said the volumes would be helpful for researchers but added “there ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1588599/japanese-emperor-cautioned-against-second-world-war-according-official-history
  5. Lifestyle - Books

    Diaries bear witness to momentous era of Chinese history

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:12pm by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou Diaries bear witness to momentous era in China Few writers lived a life like Xiao Jun (1907-1988) in tumultuous China in the past century. From the war with Japan to the Cultural Revolution, and from Chairman Mao Zedong to ill-fated novelist X ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1585871/diaries-bear-witness-momentous-era-chinese-history
  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    'Living dictionary' keeps family history, culture and language alive

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:02am by ANNEMARIE EVANS

    ... Annemarie Evans 'Living dictionary' keeps family history, culture and language alive Robert Hau Kun-sun can trace back his family's ancestry an incredible 28 generations. He ... Parts of the Hau clan can chart their history back 33 generations to Sung dynasty senior officials, says Hau. Other parts were less prestigious. There were poorer elements within the clan, he ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586060/living-dictionary-keeps-family-history-culture-and-language-alive
  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Campaign against Japan’s left-wing daily an effort to rewrite history

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:52pm by Julian Ryall

    ... that media-watchers suggest is a widening of the trend of reinterpreting the nation's history. The Asahi has always been a political opposite of the Yomiuri Shimbun, the Sankei Shimbun, the Yukan Fuji ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1583940/campaign-against-japans-left-wing-daily-effort-rewrite-history
  8. News - World - RUSSIA

    History of Nato-Russia relations

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:09pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Brussels Relations between Nato and its former cold war foe Russia have been difficult and often strained since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the dissolution of its equivalent Warsaw Pact military alliance in 1991. Below are ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1583997/history-nato-russia-relations
  9. News - Hong Kong - LAW ENFORCEMENT

    'It's the end of an era': Hong Kong force will have fewest expat cops in 170-year history

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 07:24pm by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com For first time in history, there will likely be fewer than 100 policemen from overseas in the city's 28,000-strong force by next year Number of expat officers dwindles For the first time in the history of the Hong Kong Police Force, the number of expatriate officers on the 28,000-member force will drop next year to fewer than 100. At the peak ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581967/its-end-era-hong-kong-force-see-first-time-drop-expat-policemen
  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    History will judge those who veto reform, former Beijing official says

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 04:30am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com History will judge those who veto reform: Chen Lawmakers who vote against the government's proposal for the 2017 chief executive election will shoulder the historical responsibility if they block universal suffrage, a former Beijing official on the city's affairs said yesterday. Chen Zuoer, former deputy director of the Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581865/history-will-judge-those-who-veto-reform-former-beijing-official-says

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