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  1. Li Keqiang protester convicted; to appeal

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com A woman who tried to break through a police barricade in a protest during Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's visit to the city last year was found guilty of resisting arrest yesterday. Siu Mun-yee, 53, was bound over to keep the peace for one year on a bond of HK$1,000. She said she was innocent and would lodge an appeal. Magistrate Li Kwok-wai said although ...

  2. Leung refuses to comment about Li Wangyang suicide report

    Posted Jul 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying refused to comment on the mainland investigation report that concluded that June 4 dissident Li Wangyang committed suicide. Li, who was almost completely deaf and blind and who struggled to walk, was found hanged in Shaoyang, Hunan province, on June 6. He spent more than 22 years in jail after taking part ...

  3. Minister tells of his doubts over Li's death

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... activist Li Wangyang. Chow said that judging from the available evidence, it 'did not look like a suicide'. He called on people close to the central government to express ... would come out. Their comments follow Sunday's protest by 25,000 people demanding an investigation into Li's death in his hospital room in Shaoyang, Hunan last Wednesday. His sister ...

  4. How Li Po Chun course inspired a talented artist

    Posted Jun 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Nora Tong Jing Wong was over the moon as he came out of an English class at Li Po Chun United World College of Hong Kong, having immersed himself in an hour of play reading led by his ... really explaining anything. At Li Po Chun, I developed a better understanding of literary techniques such as imagery and subtext. The latter is especially important in drama,' he says. Wong ...

  5. Li's maiden effort is a simple tale well told

    Posted Feb 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kwong Journey to Home Hong Kong Arts Festival Studio Theatre, Cultural Centre February 10 Written by first-time playwright Santayana Li, Journey to Home is a bitter- sweet, semi-autobiographical drama about a young woman's search for, and reconciliation with, her estranged mother. Though a Hong Kong story in essence (the play is in Cantonese), much of the action takes place ...

  6. Jet Li fronts up to steal the Cannes thunder

    Posted May 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Flying Swords of Dragon Gate appearing on the cover of trade journal The Hollywood Reporter yesterday. The poster features the film's star, Jet Li Lianjie, dressed as a swordsman and pitted against a red background and Tsui's calligraphy of the film's title. The poster's tag line heralds the reunion of Tsui and Li - perhaps referring to the Once Upon A Time in China ...

  7. Priest in Li Ka-shing devil jibe unrepentant

    Posted Nov 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung A row between tycoon Li Ka-shing and the Hong Kong Catholic Diocese over a priest comparing him to the devil took a new turn yesterday. The holding company Li controls denied ... likened Li to the devil in a media interview. He was criticising property developers for relying on unfair construction and sales tactics to maximise their profits at the expense of buyers. Gerald ...

  8. 'No regrets' says man held during vice-premier's visit

    Posted Aug 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com A man wearing a June 4 protest T-shirt who was arrested on Tuesday as Vice-Premier Li Keqiang was visiting a housing estate said he had no regrets about ... was arrested police discovered he had failed to answer the summons issued five years ago. Wong said that when he learned that Li was visiting Laguna City, where Wong lives, during Li's three-day ...

  9. Chow Yun-fat and Gong Li to reunite in familiar roles for 'Shanghai' thriller

    Posted Jan 31st 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak. Is Chow Yun-fat reuniting with Gong Li in a film? In Curse of The Golden Flower, he was a powerful Chinese leader while she was his ... the United Daily News, reported that Li's manager confirmed Chow would also join the cast of Swedish director Mikael Hafstrom's thriller, Shanghai, co-starring John Cusack. Hafstrom ...

  10. Also showing: Monie Tung & Don Li

    Posted May 17th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Whispers and Moans more convincing- and was hooked for three months after shooting ended. Don Li Yat-long, meanwhile, spent evenings trawling Sham Shui Po's backstreets, observing routines he ... and Li are even more trailblazing, considering their standing in local show business as squeaky-clean singers. 'The director didn't approach me with the role, I approached him,' ...




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