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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Silk puts facts on the shelf in his latest case

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 06:37am by CANNIX YAU

    ... He thought she could tell him where his wife was, but the woman wasn't there. He set two bottles of paint thinner alight in a fit of anger. Sarony's defence saw the man convicted ...

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    Randy Yu: man of discretion with the heart of a villager

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Councillor Randy Yu may be better known to some for his family connections, but his calm approach to work belies opponents' criticism Man of discretion with the heart of a villager He is most frequently referred to in newspapers as "Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat's son-in-law". Photos and reports on him appear from ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - PROFILE

    Book review: Driving Honda, by Jeffrey Rothfeder

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:52pm by William Wadsworth

    ... The author also researches well to capture the joy of the marque's first Isle of Man TT win in 1961. And, in a faint nod to negativity in this largely rah-rah book, he also illustrates ...

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    Politics no longer under doctor's skin

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 05:23am by Emily Tsang

    ... in the legislature. He joined the New People's Party on its formation in early 2011 and was considered Ip's right-hand man. Asked why he chose to work with a politician who has long divided opinion, ...

  5. Sport - Tennis - PROFILE

    How Li Na went from a badminton-playing kid in Wuhan to one of China's global icons

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:22pm

    ... Chinese fans in the terraces. The disappointment steeled her for her breakthrough at Roland Garros four months later, but it was to be another three years before she would savour her second grand ...

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    'I'm not a spy', says Jimmy Lai's right-hand man Mark Simon

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... into his background and that of his employer; insights some media have used to portray the American as a "man of mystery" with ties to the US Central Intelligence Agency. Simon, 50, ... "Jimmy Lai's close aide is ex-spy." Simon shrugs off any such insinuation. "[I am a] man of mystery to anyone who doesn't read my columns in Next [Magazine], the WSJ [Wall ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Li Fei's tough talk on reform: speaking his mind or toeing the line?

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 06:05am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... or toeing the line? In the week since Beijing set down strict restrictions on electoral reform in Hong Kong, one man's stern defence of the central government's ruling has made him ... would only be allowed at the 2017 chief executive election if limits were set on who could run. "He is a no-nonsense man. He speaks directly, often cutting straight to the point," said ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Saturation point- for the trains and for Leung's man Cheung Chi-kong

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:31am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Exco member who was derided and forced to say sorry for MTR gaffe rarely concedes a point Saturation point- for the trains and for Leung's man Government ... to win [an argument]," Sung said. "He is a talkative man. He likes to talk a lot and get his point across. "I would say that he has grown much more reserved. He used to be more ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Pulling out of the news business: Tony Tsoi

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... how to play the game if you want to do business in China." When Tsoi joined cultural critic Leung Man-tao, former adviser to the Central Policy Unit Lau Sai-leung and columnist Gregory ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Jay Walder: the man who set in train the high-speed rail link fiasco

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:45am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com MTR boss Jay Walder is known both for his innovative policies and autocratic leadership style The man who set in train high-speed rail link fiasco When Jay ... and "flail his arms like a wild man", he says. Samuelsen is more supportive of the incumbent MTA chief Thomas Prendergast, despite "never seeing eye-to-eye" with him. He says ...




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