• Friday
  • July 11, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:06pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 37 for hun sen

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Playing up Sun Yat-sen's unseen side

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Cheng jennifer.cheng@scmp.com Sun Yat-sen's elder brother may have had ulterior commercial motives in supporting the 1911 revolution. And Sun's first wife was miserable ... in 1911 would have done. The 2 1/2-hour tour is lead by staff from Hulu Culture who take the public along the Sun Yat-sen Historical Trail. They offer insight into the lives of Sun and other ...

  2. Sun Yat-sen's durable and malleable legacy

    Posted Apr 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mark O'Neill This year, Chinese around the world are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the downfall of the Qing dynasty and the foundation of the first democratic republic in Asia. Central to both was Dr Sun Yat-sen, the exiled leader of the revolutionary movement and the first president of the new republic. Even 86 years after his death, scholars are still arguing over ...

  3. Sun Yat-sen Airport?

    Posted Nov 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I fully support your leader headlined 'Sun Yat-sen deserves a fitting memorial' (November 12), about a memorial for Dr Sun that is in keeping with the importance of his contribution to China. On Wednesday, the University of Hong Kong unveiled a statue to commemorate his time at the university 80 years ago ('Sun rises', November 13). Sadly, the chancellor did ...

  4. Dr Sun Yat-sen in Silhouette

    Posted Dec 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Paper-cut artist Lu Xue demonstrates his handiwork with images of the revolutionary. Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm, Sun, 10am-7pm, (closed Tue), Foyer, Museum of History, 100 Chatham Rd South, TST East, free. Inquiries: 2724 9042. ...

  5. Chinese hero's family celebrates anniversary

    Posted Jun 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei Sun Sui-fang, 76, has been travelling widely in memory of her grandfather Sun Yat-sen, the 'Father of the Nation'. This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Xin ... of the mainland to unveil bronze statues of Sun Yat-sen. She also hosted book signing events for her An Album in Memory of Dr Sun Yat-sen- Forever Caring China. Last Thursday, during a stopover in Hong ...

  6. Francis Stafford Photo Exhibition

    Posted Jul 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... Kevin Kwong Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum Ends Nov 19 They were placed neatly inside five different-sized photograph albums and left largely untouched for more than three quarters of a century. ... The prominent figure is Dr Sun Yat-sen, the father of modern China. This historically significant photograph (above)- taken on the morning of January 1, 1912, before Sun departed for Nanjing to assume ...

  7. A rhapsody too blue for officials seeing red

    Posted Oct 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Oliver Chou After all the controversy over its cancellation in Beijing, the three-act opera Dr Sun Yat-sen opened and closed in Hong Kong last week without a hitch. While reviews of its ... cast and production team. But it was no longer an event to honour the centenary of the 1911 revolution, as Dr Sun Yat-sen was billed to be. No one knows better about the opera than its producer ...

  8. Unsung hero deserves more respect, activists say

    Posted Oct 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... garden that memorialises Dr Sun Yat-sen, some activists say. Visiting three sites to honour Yeung- who was assassinated in the city in 1901 for seeking to overthrow the Qing dynasty- on the Chung ... Pak Tsz Lane, is commemorated by a marker on the Sun Yat-sen Historical Trail. The committee laid a bouquet of flowers to mourn Yeung and 6,348 unnamed martyrs of the 1911 revolution. ...

  9. 'Big-mouth' Sun got credit for others' toil

    Posted Oct 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... views, but the cartoon was widely circulated on the mainland in the 1920s. But while sharing with Sun Yat-sen similar political views and ambitions to overthrow the Qing dynasty and establish ... grand-uncle was the first to label him with the sobriquet 'Cannon-mouth Sun'. My family have never called him Sun Yat-sen since my grandfather's time; all of us called him 'Cannon ...

  10. Beijing faces the music over cancelled opera

    Posted Sep 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com The last-minute cancellation in Beijing of the premiere of an opera about modern China's founding father, Dr Sun Yat-sen, has struck a sour note in arts circles and sparked rumours that the move is politically motivated. Dr Sun Yat-sen- produced by Opera Hong Kong, which spent four years preparing the piece- was set for its world premiere ...




SCMP.com Account