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  1. News - Asia - SRI LANKA

    Sri Lankan lawmakers move to impeach chief justice

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Colombo Lawmakers call for country's first woman chief justice to be removed amid misconduct claims Move to impeach nation's top judge Ruling party lawmakers submitted a motion to impeach Sri Lanka's most senior judge yesterday as President Mahinda Rajapakse moved to crush another of his former allies after vanquishing Tamil rebels. Days ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 59

    Police fire pepper spray as 80 protesters arrested after Mong Kok clearance

    Posted Nov 25th 2014, 03:14pm by CHRIS LAU, Ernest Kao, Timmy Sung and Samuel Chan

    ... Police had earlier said that six females and 17 males, including League of Social Democrats lawmaker "Long Hair" Leung Kwok-hung, were arrested for suspected contempt of court. Nine ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'I will clear my name': Lawmaker Claudia Mo submits files disputing claims of Jimmy Lai payments

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:25am by Peter So

    ... Peter So peter.so@scmp.com Lawmaker submits records to prove she got no cash from tycoon, let alone failed to declare it Claudia Mo: I will clear my name Civic Party lawmaker Claudia Mo ... HK$500,000 each in 2012 via his aide Mark Simon. To also denies the allegation. Mo and To were among five pan-democrat lawmakers from whom the Legco committee had already sought explanations about ...

  4. News - World

    Labour spokeswoman Emily Thornberry quits over 'mocking' post

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 03:29am by Bloomberg

    ... UKIP won Thursday's by-election, with Labour placing a distant third in a seat the party had held before 2010. Chris Bryant, the lawmaker charged with running Labour's campaign ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong moves up to No 5 in ranking of best cities for international students

    Posted Nov 25th 2014, 05:11am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... lawmaker Ip Kin-yuen was pleased with the results but urged the government and universities to do more to encourage cultural exchanges between local and international students in Hong Kong. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Legco funding delays could drive up arts hub cost, senior official says

    Posted Nov 25th 2014, 05:11am by Vivienne Chow

    ... authority CEO Michael Lynch said it had not been formally approached. Several volunteer groups are working on archiving and documenting the protesters' art works. Culture and sports lawmaker Ma ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Households will get three years to 'ease into' proposed rubbish levy

    Posted Nov 25th 2014, 05:11am by Olga Wong

    ... launch, he added. But he was concerned lawmakers would fail to pass the proposal in time for its planned introduction in 2016. "I'm a bit worried, we don't have the luxury to wait ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Despite higher costs, keep Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge on track

    Posted Nov 16th 2014, 06:16am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to HK$35 billion should a request by the Transport and Housing Bureau for a further HK$5 billion be supported by lawmakers. Higher wages for construction workers and higher prices for machinery ... requests are likely from delays in construction of new MTR lines and an even bigger-ticket item, a third airport runway, looms. Lawmakers have every right to ask questions about contracts awarded, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Moderate touts plan for reform compromise

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 06:30am by Tony Cheung, JEFFIE LAM

    ... in the Legislative Council in 2020, and review its restrictive framework for political reform in 2022, a moderate pan-democrat proposed yesterday. The pan-democrat, Civic Party lawmaker Ronny Tong Ka-wah, said his proposal could be a better strategy than for lawmakers to resign, as some have suggested, in order to trigger by-elections that would serve as a referendum on political reform. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Occupy organisers should get out of their tents and finish what they started

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 05:17am by Alice Wu

    ... then we're just waiting for this movement to end." However, no one bothered to tell him that, after what lawmaker Fernando Cheung Chiu-hung described as a "a fatal blow" ...




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