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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Ex-Philippine president runs for mayor of Manila

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 01:50pm by Associated Press in Manila

    ... Associated Press in Manila Ousted Philippine President Joseph Estrada is running for mayor of Manila in midterm elections that are dominated by political dynasties, celebrities ... including 12 senators. The 75-year-old Estrada was ousted in 2001, convicted on charges of plunder and later pardoned. He is challenging incumbent Mayor Alfredo Lim, a former Manila police chief ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Civil society thrives on the mainland, so long as it leaves politics well alone

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... Joseph Cheng surveys the internet-aided growth of NGOs on the mainland Each year on the mainland, there are hundreds of thousands of "mass incidents", that is, protests involving ... and finally to a chaotic and potentially revolutionary situation. Joseph Cheng Yu-shek is a professor of political science at City University of Hong Kong Civil society thrives, so longas it leaves ...

  3. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Timeline: Long road for Philippine-Muslim rebel group deal

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 04:34pm by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... Region in Muslim Mindanao encompassing five predominantly Muslim-populated provinces. 1997: The MILF agrees to explore peace talks with the government. 1998: Joseph Estrada wins the presidency and declares an all-out war against the MILF. Estrada’s troops overrun its main camp. Hundreds of people are killed. 2003: Estrada’s successor, Gloria Arroyo, brokers a ceasefire with the MILF to pave ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The Philippines takes a stand for birth control

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that toppled dictator Ferdinand Marcos and in the overthrow of president Joseph Estrada in 2001. The bishops claim support for birth control will lead to legislation sanctioning divorce, euthanasia, ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines detains ex-president Arroyo on plunder charges

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:28pm by Reuters in Manila

    ... amounting to 366 million pesos (US$8.8 million) by diverting lottery funds for personal gain. Another former Philippine president Joseph Estrada was pursued by the Arroyo administration under ...

  6. News - World - AUCTION

    'Archduke Joseph' diamond sells for record price at Christie's in Geneva

    Posted Nov 15th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Geneva

    ... million Swiss francs (HK$157.8 million), Christie's said. The rare, colourless stone weighing 76.02 carats, and roughly the size of a large strawberry, once belonged to Archduke Joseph August ... in the Golconda mines include the Koh-i-Noor, now part of the British crown jewels, and the blue Hope diamond, owned by the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, United States. "The Archduke Joseph ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Judge to stay in charge of trial of tycoons Joseph Lau and Steven Lo

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Niall Fraser, Simpson Cheung

    ... against Chinese Estates Holdings chairman Joseph Lau Luen-hung and Steven Lo Kit-sing, the multi-millionaire convenor of Hong Kong soccer giants South China, were postponed last week until January ... in 2009 for further bribery offences. April 16, 2012: Macau's Court of Final Appeal names Joseph Lau Luen-hung, chairman of Chinese Estates Holdings, and Steven Lo Kit-sing, chairman of BMA ...

  8. Let's hear it for the amazing Joseph Ng

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jolie Ho and Lilly Zhang Joseph Ng Kwok-chung might seem like a regular 14-year-old who likes Garfield comics and is shy around strangers. But he is also a science and music prodigy who scored three As in the A-level examinations intended for pupils four years older. Joseph, who is in Form Seven at the International Christian Quality Music Secondary and Primary School, ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines, Moro Islamic Liberation Front separatists agree on peace deal

    Posted Oct 08th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in Muslim Mindanao encompassing five predominantly Muslim-populated provinces. 2003 Gloria Arroyo, successor of Joseph Estrada who declared all-out war against the MILF, brokers a ceasefire ...

  10. News - World - WAR CRIMES

    Kony 2012 makers release new video and campaign

    Posted Oct 10th 2012, 12:00am by MCT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in San Diego After losing momentum following an embarrassing public incident, Invisible Children group refocuses attention on guerilla leader New Kony film aimed at warlord The San Diego-based group Invisible Children is attempting to recapture lost momentum in its quest to promote the capture of African warlord Joseph Kony six months after one ...




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