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  1. Deathly silence is not so golden

    Posted Jul 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... In mainland politics, few secrets are guarded more zealously than those about the health of present and former leaders. While the authorities ban reports on this subject in the state media and try to censor such talk online, officials usually stay quiet i ...

  2. How golden boy split with party

    Posted Jul 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to advance and modernise- democratisation- was not what the party wanted to hear. Sharing the same fate as others who shared the vision, he was transformed from the party's golden boy ...

  3. Golden touch

    Posted May 31st 2010, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... be the judge and hope his views are the golden apples. Hongkongers know they have been used blatantly for political purposes. Their political aspirations have been pushed aside by lawmakers' mad ...

  4. Prison for burning China'a flag

    Posted Sep 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joyee Chan A mainland farmer is the first person to be jailed for burning the national flag in Hong Kong. Zhu Rongchang, pictured, from Jiangxi, lowered a flag from its pole in Golden Bauhinia Square and lit it with a cigarette lighter on July 22. He was given a three-week sentence on Monday. The maximum penalty is three years' imprisonment. Zhu, 74, was the third person ...

  5. Silence is not golden for noble Tsang brothers

    Posted Oct 24th 2008, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... Stephen Vines Tsang Yok-sing, the Legislative Council's president, is doing himself a disservice by refusing to comment on his membership of the Communist Party. That he is a party member is almost certainly beyond doubt as it is hard to imagine that ...

  6. Political golden girl quits amid romantic intrigue

    Posted Feb 19th 2008, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia's youngest lawmaker, who rose to become one of the most prominent opposition members thanks to her fiery oratory and attractive looks, has decided to quit in a move laced with political and romantic intrigue ...

  7. Golden opportunity

    Posted Jan 31st 2008, 12:00am by Ted Galen Carpenter

    ... Ted Galen Carpenter The Kuomintang's decisive victory over the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party in Taiwan's recent elections creates the best opportunity in many years to reduce tensions with the mainland. If that momentum is to be ...

  8. The not so golden oldies

    Posted Dec 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Some of Thailand's political dinosaurs have reappeared ahead of tomorrow's poll, writes Greg Torode They've become known in Bangkok as 'old power'- electoral veterans who have come back from the political dead for tomorrow's ...

  9. Beijing considers scrapping chaotic 'golden weeks'

    Posted May 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jane Cai The central government is reviewing the national 'golden week' holidays, and may scrap some of them, the mainland's tourism watchdog said yesterday. The week-long ... these issues were long-standing problems rooted in the failure of supply to meet demand during the peak seasons. In order to address the 'worrying shortcomings' of the 'golden week' ...

  10. Activist to consider an appeal in protest case

    Posted Jul 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Man joyce.hyman@scmp.com An activist says she is considering an appeal after she and another protester were sentenced to community service for their actions during a protest outside the central government's liaison office on National Day last year. Sentencing Lui Yuk-lin, 48, and Tsang Chun-ying, 22, at Eastern Court for criminal damage and assaulting a police officer ...




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