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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Give my family breathing space, says Leung Chun-ying after daughter's ordeal

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... on former Ming Pao chief editor Kevin Lau Chun-to had nothing to do with issues of press freedom. ...

  2. News - World - SOCIETY

    Video-gamers not 'losers', study finds

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:24am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... support a gaming hobby. The study also looked into gamers' media habits, showing that they spend a lot of time using their gadgets and also tend to spend a lot of time with media. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Property owner says he would pick up total cost of lawsuit to block June 4 Memorial Museum

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 06:09pm by Emily Tsang

    ... sq ft space in the Foo Hoo Centre for more than HK$9.7 million in December, but received a lawyer's letter from the corporation last month warning against the opening of a museum ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Gigi Chao issues open letter to father Cecil Chao to accept partner Sean Eav

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 04:29am by Ada Lee

    ... the 33-year-old has written an open letter to him in which she expresses "regret'' at his inability to understand how happy she is with Sean Eav, who she married in 2012. Beginning the lengthy and heartfelt letter with "Dear Daddy'', Gigi writes: "I'm not asking you to be best of friends, however it would mean the world to me if you could just not be so ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    My daughter's lesbian partner is not welcome in this family, says Gigi Chao's father as he withdraws 'dowry' offer

    Posted Jan 31st 2014, 04:24pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... attractive," Gigi told the  South China Morning Post in an exclusive interview. Just days later, Gigi penned on open letter to her father. “In terms of relationships, your expectations of me ... terrified of her, and treat her like a normal, dignified human being,” Gigi wrote in the letter which was published in the Post on Tuesday. In yesterday’s interview, Cecil Chao appeared hurt ...

  6. News - World - SOCIETY

    Russian expat's London wine shop caters to rich

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:21am by The Guardian

    ... my investment. You can take a figure from your head. I keep it secret"). Although he founded it as a sanity-saving enterprise, it is not a hobby, he says. "I'm playing polo, that's a hobby." Although he is developing a palate, he outsources the bigger decisions to the former wine-buyer from luxury central London department store Harrods; his own taste buds were ...

  7. News - China - SOCIETY

    Social media contest invites controversy with violence against children theme

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 09:24am by WU NAN

    ... others transposed the confrontations to the office, with staff being beaten by their boss for failing to complete a task. Ying Zhi, the editor of Douban.com was sure the competition would ...

  8. News - World - SOCIETY

    Britain's youth is on a bender with binge drinking becoming the norm

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 09:21pm by NYT

    ... while the youngest news editor on Fleet Street in the early 1980s, he realised that his first waking thought was related to alcohol. He once passed out in a railway station, was arrested ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Dedicated paediatrician keeps Hong Kong’s infant mortality rate low

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 04:34pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... themselves. He wrote a letter to the editor of The South China Morning Post, urging the chief executive to close the schools. The schools were closed the next day. “I’m not sure if it was because of my letter”, he says. In last year, The Red Cross awarded Leung a Hong Kong Humanity award, recognising his 40-year career in paediatric care. Leung has often been a trail blazer in the field, ...

  10. News - China - SOCIETY

    Chinese Americans protest across US over Jimmy Kimmel's 'kill Chinese' skit

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Zhai

    ... attended a rally in Washington, where a letter of protest to ABC was read out. The letter urged the broadcaster to fire Kimmel and hold a press conference to officially apologise to Chinese ... in Washington to accept the protest letter, reports said. Police were mobilised to maintain order, but the day ended without incident. The demonstrations are believed to have been the largest held ...




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