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  1. News executives in graft case get lighter terms

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying in Guangzhou Appeal verdict suggests accused editor may avoid a lengthy prison sentence Two former managers of the outspoken Southern Metropolis News had their jail terms ... appeal. 'After presiding Judge Gan Zhenpei read out the judgment, Yu told the court that they can manipulate the law, but not history,' said Ms Xiang, a magazine editor. Yu's ...

  2. 'Media chancellor' boycotts top paper

    Posted Mar 11th 2004, 12:00am by Marc Young

    ... Unfortunately for Mr Schroder, instead of helping the SPD close ranks, the Bild boycott seems to have united the German media. The editors of several leading daily newspapers have signed a letter ... sensationalism, has an estimated 12 million readers. Bild editor-in-chief Kai Diekmann has rejected suggestions that his newspaper is anti-government. He said both government spokesman Mr Anda and Mr ...

  3. Alternative cinema

    Posted Aug 19th 2004, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... loved watching movies and would always think about movies,' he said. 'I was a pretty sentimental teenager. Movies were also a channel for me to vent my emotions.' The Love Letter ... which won him a distinguished award at the 4th Hong Kong Independent Short Film And Video Awards. '[After that] I started to think about turning [my hobby] into a career or do something ...

  4. slice of life

    Posted May 18th 2004, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... the other services'. In his letter to the editor, the dean said: 'The main part of any religious service is praise, prayer and the reading of the Bible.' On the sports front, Hong ...

  5. Flesh talent

    Posted Feb 01st 2004, 12:00am by Alister McMillan

    ... GEMMELL describes the frank sex scenes editors pushed her to include in her controversial new novel, her 18- month-old son, Oliver, tugs at the phone line and proffers a Sesame Street toy. ... Gemmell met her agent, publisher, publicist and editor to discuss whether to withdraw the book, use a pseudonym or rename it and let it lie low for a couple of years. They chose to heighten ...

  6. Mind over mat

    Posted Nov 24th 2003, 12:00am by Clare Tyrrell

    ... because she's very conservative, but I didn't like writing letters and not mentioning it. One day I plucked up the courage and wrote a very heartfelt letter... very quickly I got a letter back saying are you getting a divorce or are you having a nervous breakdown?' Fortunately she had her husband's support, he also practiced yoga and today (like his wife, Mr ...

  7. Memoirs are made of this

    Posted Aug 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for a good book: that it should serve as 'an axe on the frozen sea within us'. Or as commissioning editor Wang Peiyuan of the Beijing-based People's Literature Publishing House puts ... that they talk about in it,' says one young reader, in a typical response. The book has been hotly debated on bulletin boards and the publishers have received scores of letters of thanks. One, ...

  8. Author's daily words of wisdom

    Posted Oct 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Alister McMillan

    ... says. 'You read a lot of letters to the editors of newspapers today saying, 'journalists are destroying the language, children are destroying the language'. I don't think so ...

  9. Through the war years, bloodied but unbroken

    Posted Nov 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... editors. This was to be the first attempt by the Japanese to persuade the Governor, Sir Mark Young, to surrender. They sent a boat from Kowloon to Hong Kong with a letter to Young threatening ... Japanese occupation- was not chronicled until three decades later by f Surviving the worst The South China Morning Post's editor, Henry Ching, was asleep at his home in Village Road, Happy ...

  10. Out of this world

    Posted Mar 27th 2005, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... sprinkling his discourse with expletives, as if to let you know that an unpretentious bloke lies beneath the erudition. Morgan's hobbies vary just as widely- gung-ho rock climbing and scuba ... a screenplay, a novel, furious letters protesting editorial pieces in magazines such as Arena. All of it was rejected. Then, his hard-boiled Kovacs debut, Altered Carbon, materialised in 2002. His ...




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