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  1. Poe stages flashy show but offers little insight

    Posted Feb 11th 2004, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... mate, Senator Loren Legarda-Leviste, who had a frosty reception from the crowd. Poe is seen as taking over the mantle of the deposed president Joseph Estrada, another ageing movie-star-turned-politician. Senator Legarda had helped oust Estrada but Poe had insisted she join him over the objections of Estrada followers. Estrada's son Jinggoy, who is running for senator, received ...

  2. Macho champion, mystery candidate

    Posted Dec 14th 2003, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... a fan of Poe 'since I was a little boy'. He says it was Mr Poe's personal endorsement of his erap (friend) that enabled Joseph 'Erap' Estrada to sweep heavily Muslim ... of the 'Lo Waist Gang', led by the Poe-Estrada tandem. The gang started a fad for wearing low-waist jeans and binge drinking. Movie writers have willingly shelved their scoops after Poe ...

  3. Joseph Koo's Classic Melodies

    Posted Aug 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Leung Kwok-shing directs and choreographs the HK Dance Company's production in which dances are set to music by Joseph Koo Ka-fai (left). Sept 2, 7.45pm, Sept 3-4, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$180-HK$300; and Sept 17, 7.45pm, Sept 18, 3pm, Yuen Long Theatre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd, Yuen Long, HK$80-HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 1815 ...

  4. Award-winning reporter accused of sedition over Arroyo tapes

    Posted Mar 16th 2006, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... for themselves [about the] election fraud.' Coronel, 47, won the Ramon Magsaysay award for journalism in 2003 for her centre's exposes on the mansions of then president Joseph Estrada ...

  5. Renowned composer Joseph Koo recognised for contribution to arts

    Posted Apr 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan Composer Joseph Koo Ka-fai, best known for the television drama theme tunes he penned in the 1970s and 80s, received the top honour at the Hong Kong Arts Development Awards last night. The shy 78-year-old was given a huge ovation as he was presented with the Life Achievement Award by Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen at the City Hall ceremony. 'You know, ...

  6. Fading performance

    Posted Apr 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Alan Robles

    ... Unfortunately, he was a Poe supporter, and was trying to tell her to respond to the cheers. Poe is probably following the lead of another famous actor, Joseph Estrada, who swept to power. But detestable though his ethics might be, Estrada oozes charm and self-deprecating humour. Poe has none of this. He apparently believes that a candidate who says nothing will not make any mistakes. ...

  7. Popular vote

    Posted Jan 08th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Robles

    ... a motley group of candidates who include unrepentant cronies of the deceased dictator Ferdinand Marcos and the son of disgraced former president Joseph Estrada. Judging from her wide grin, Senator ... was an incompetent drunkard, gambler and womaniser, former movie star Estrada was overwhelmingly voted into the presidency. Three years later he is on trial for graft and plunder. One reason why entertainers ...

  8. A Tribute to the Maestro: All-time Favourites by Joseph Koo

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The HK Chinese Orchestra, joined by soloists including Luo Jing on zheng, Hsin Hsiao-hung on erhu and Guo Yazhi on souna, interpret songs by Canto-pop composer Joseph Koo Ka-fai (left). Thu-Sat, 8pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$100-HK$1,000 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3185 1600 ...

  9. All-time Favourites by Joseph Koo

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

    ... Kevin Kwong Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall Today to Saturday Hong Kong composer Joseph Koo Ka-fai, best known for the theme tunes he penned ... it refreshing to have a Chinese orchestra performing my works because that creates a new sound.' All-time Favourites by Joseph Koo will feature more than 30 songs by the composer including classics ...

  10. Frightful or farce?

    Posted Mar 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Alan Robles

    ... presidents Cory Aquino, Fidel Ramos and Joseph Estrada, communists and Imee Marcos- daughter of the dead dictator Ferdinand. The president declared a state of emergency with Proclamation 1017, ...




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