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  1. News - China - OBITUARY

    Phuntso Wangye, Tibetan communist who urged reconciliation, dies at 91

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:19am by Reuters

    ... in 1959 after an abortive uprising against communist rule. Phuntso wrote a series of letters to former president Hu Jintao condemning local leaders for using the campaign against "splittism" in Tibet to serve their own political ambitions and for refusing to acknowledge the Dalai Lama's role in Tibetan society. He urged Hu to allow the Dalai Lama to return to his ...

  2. News - China - OBITUARY

    Dissident Chen Yizi, former aide to Zhao Ziyang, dies in Los Angeles

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 11:47pm by Cary Huang, Zhang Hong, Minnie Chan

    ... Yizi, a former aide and senior policy adviser to ousted Communist Party chief Zhao Ziyang, died in Los Angeles on the eve of yesterday's 25th anniversary of the former party chief Hu ... over the Tiananmen Square protests, for which Hu's death was the spark. Chen's daughter flew to California from Beijing several days ago "to grab the last chance to be with him ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Co-founder of Hong Kong's only private university, Dr Chung Chi-yung, dies aged 93

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 05:17am by Johnny Tam

    ... was vice-president and principal. Her husband of 69 years, and the university president, Dr Henry Hu Hung-lick, had been "mentally prepared" for the loss, according to the head of journalism ... the law department of National Wuhan University in 1944. The following year, she married Hu, a former legislator. Later, the pair moved to France, where Chung earned a doctoral degree in laws from ...

  4. News - China - OBITUARY

    Former People's Daily chief editor Hu Jiwei sought Tiananmen vindication

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com 'Truth about Tiananmen' was ex-editor's last wish Hu Jiwei, a former People's Daily chief editor and one of the most vocal advocates ... of the summer there. He was already in intensive care and in a frail state when closest friends Li Rui and Du Daozheng visited him four days before he died. Speaking sparingly, Hu nonetheless told them ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Tributes as legendary movie mogul and philanthropist Run Run Shaw dies

    Posted Jan 07th 2014, 09:53am by Vivienne Chow

    ... in the 1960s. King Hu’s Come Drink with Me (1966) became a new classic in the wuxia film genre. Li Han-hsiang’s historical drama Empress Wu Tse-Tien was invited to compete in Cannes Film Festival ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Ex-military man who handled Roswell debris dies months after revisiting famous UFO site

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... never see again. The item that Marcel Junior said fascinated him the most was a small beam with some sort of purple-hued hieroglyphics on it. After an initial report that a flying saucer had ...



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