• Thursday
  • September 18, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:12am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 153139 for independent cities

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - THE VATICAN

    Vatican says conclave for next pope may come early

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 11:56am by Associated Press in Vatican City

    ... Associated Press in Vatican City The Vatican raised the possibility Saturday that the conclave to elect the next pope might start sooner than March 15, the earliest date possible under current rules that require a 15 to 20 day waiting period after the papacy becomes vacant. Vatican spokesman the Reverent Federico Lombardi said that Vatican rules on papal succession are open ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1152273/vatican-says-conclave-next-pope-may-come-early
  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Protest against 'biased' BBC coverage of Scottish independence referendum

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 08:46pm by AFP

    ... in Thursday's vote. They chanted and waved banners in favour of independence as they marched from the city's George Square along the banks of the River Clyde to the headquarters of BBC Scotland. ... Agence France-Presse in Glasgow Two thousand demonstrators took to the streets of Glasgow to protest against the BBC's coverage of Scotland's independence referendum. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1593239/protest-against-biased-bbc-coverage-scottish-independence-referendum
  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Scotland's pro-independence leaders bet on oil as rivals say wells in decline

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:55am by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post in Aberdeen Pro-independence advocates promise funds for schools, health care and social welfare as rivals claim oil boom is over and reserves in decline 'Yes' backers bet on oil even as wells run dry The discovery of oil beneath the waters of the North Sea means it is a boom time for the ancient port city of Aberdeen, with some of the highest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1592519/scotlands-pro-independence-leaders-bet-oil-rivals-say-wells-decline
  4. News - World

    Gaza Strip attacked by Israeli air force after rocket fire

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 01:29pm by Agence France-Presse in Gaza City

    ... Agence France-Presse in Gaza City Attack followed rocket fire from Palestinian territory into southern Israel The Israeli air force (IAF) attacked targets in the Gaza Strip overnight Sunday, following rocket fire from the Palestinian territory into southern Israel, sources from both sides of the conflict said. “In response to the numerous rockets launched at Israel in the past ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1267825/gaza-strip-attacked-israeli-air-force-after-rocket-fire
  5. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    A textbook case of thwarted academic independence?

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 04:30am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing The exit of an education pioneer does not bode well for a groundbreaking Shenzhen university A textbook case of thwarted academic independence? It was a beginning and an end ... room for students to expand their knowledge, pursue their interests and experiment with ideas. He had hoped the new university, modelled on Hong Kong facilities with an independent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1586192/textbook-case-thwarted-academic-independence
  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    Scottish independence vote sparks larger debate on Britain’s future

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 10:16pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Regardless of independence poll's result, London's dominance of the country has been curtailed, and a looser union is likely to emerge Scottish vote has already changed Britain Whether Scotland votes for independence or not, the referendum has fired up debate in the rest of Britain over London's dominance and the historic ties ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1586079/scottish-independence-vote-sparks-larger-debate-britains-future
  7. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    ‘Will this happen in Hong Kong?’ Inside the shutdown of Beijing’s Independent Film Festival

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:03pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... directorial debut last Saturday. But the police crackdown on China’s largest independent film festival not only ruined the opportunity, it also filled him with fear of what might happen in Hong Kong one day. “They could shut down the festival, snatch your property and beat you up in broad daylight without explaining anything to you,” the 23-year-old independent director told the South ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581712/will-happen-hong-kong-inside-shutdown-beijings-independent-film
  8. News - China - PATRIOTISM

    China considers 'Martyrs' Day' to honour those who died for independence

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 12:42pm by Cary Huang

    ... independence heroes China is considering a proposal to set September 30 as Martyrs’ Day to commemorate those who gave their lives for the nation in an attempt to promote patriotism at a time when people’s belief in communism seems to be fading. Martyrs’ Day will honour those who gave their lives for national independence and prosperity since the first Opium War with the British in 1840, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1581105/proposal-would-commemorate-chinas-martryrs
  9. News - World

    Chinese Scots as divided as rest of country over independence

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 11:41pm by KATHLEEN NUTT

    ... Kathleen Nutt in Glasgow Like the rest of Scotland, its Chinese community is split on whether to back union or independence Chinese Scots play part in go-it-alone debate Yen Hongmei Jin knows exactly how she's going to vote when Scotland goes to the polls next month for its historic referendum on independence. The young mother-of-two believes firmly that Scotland should ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1581832/chinese-scots-divided-rest-country-over-independence
  10. News - World - SCOTLAND

    Salmond wins final TV debate before Scottish independence referendum

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 05:20pm by Reuters in Glasgow

    ... “smoked” by Salmond. Salmond, the leader of the pro-independence Scottish National Party (SNP), got more cheers in Glasgow, Scotland’s biggest city, than Darling, 60, who attracted the odd groan ... Reuters in Glasgow Snap poll showed nationalist leader easily won TV debate seen as last chance to reach wide audience Scotland’s pro-independence leader Alex Salmond easily won a final TV ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1580823/salmond-steamrollers-final-tv-debate-scottish-referendum

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or