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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Government has wasted time opposing Occupy Central, says legal scholar

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 12:58pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... independence is sound, there had been “erosion” in other areas in recent years. “Issues such as corruption have now become more commonplace – because it’s more accepted now by society,” he said, pointing to the example of Timothy Tong Hin-ming, the former head of the Independent Commission Against Corruption, who was censured for lavish spending, gift-giving and close relationships ...

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    Donald Tsang goes casual for Tibet visit

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... row was Tsang's wife, Selina Tsang Pou Siu-mei. Tsang, whose term ended in 2012, has been under investigation by the Independent Commission Against Corruption for more than two years over ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    We will deal with ICAC spending row, says CY Leung

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 03:31pm by Dennis Chong

    ... with ICAC row, says C.Y. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said yesterday he was "serious" about allegations against former chief graft-buster Timothy Tong Hin-ming, but any decision on what to do would await the outcome of an internal investigation by the Independent Commission Against Corruption. Leung was making his first direct remarks about the allegations since they surfaced ...

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    Pan-dems to release report condemning ex-ICAC chief Timothy Tong

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by Gary Cheung and Danny Mok

    ... select committee that has been probing his extravagant spending on official entertainment, trips and gifts during his five years at the helm of the Independent Commission Against Corruption from ...

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    ‘No regrets’ for pro-independence activists who broke into PLA headquarters

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 06:49pm

    ... the People’s Republic of China. They call themselves “independence warriors”. The PLA barracks became the target as the group wanted to demonstrate against the plan for a new military pier in Central. ... an independent Hong Kong – that is, governed by Britain. Billy Chiu is furious at a new policy that allows immigrants to enjoy government subsidies after living in Hong Kong for one year – while he ...

  6. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping sending strong message about graft in PLA with probe of Xu Caihou

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 02:58am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Xu case 'shows graft fight vital to PLA' The announcement of several high-profile corruption cases this week ahead of the 93rd anniversary ... from the party, a former vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission, showed Xi had mustered strong backing and personal prestige in the military. The announcement indicated the party ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Backlash against Beijing's white paper 'wholly reasonable', says Chris Patten

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 03:14am by Ada Lee

    ... told the newspaper he felt compelled to do so because of the white paper. "Judges under the rule of law are independent and there shouldn't be any question of them being instructed ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Protesters speak up against lawyers' march

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by Austin Chiu

    ... suggested that judges need not be patriotic, otherwise the judiciary's independence would be compromised or they could even acting against the rule of law. But what is the basis ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Two groups, one led by an ex-Law Society president, rally in support of white paper Protesters speak up against lawyers' march A former Law Society ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Alliance convenor Joseph Cheng says 'smear campaign' against him is a threat to HK's values

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:58am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com 'Smear campaign a threat to HK's values' Pro-democracy campaigner Professor Joseph Cheng Yu-shek has hit out against what he says is a smear campaign by pro-Beijing media that is intended to threaten Hong Kong's core values. The City University scholar was making an official response yesterday to accusations that he ...

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    Still keen on 'one man, one vote'? New poll will check out Hongkongers' latest reform views

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:58am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com Concern group commissions its second survey to gauge the impact of recent political events on Hongkongers' desire for 'one man, one vote' New poll checks out latest reform views A group of liberal-minded professionals have commissioned another survey on political reform for the chief executive election in 2017. The survey, ...




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