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  1. Lost in translation- heroism and hardship under Mao

    Posted Jun 18th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... husband and sister to attempt it. 'I can forgive them, as it says in the Bible, because they knew not what they did. But I cannot forgive Mao Zedong. God will punish him,' said Wen ... much.' Wen said God would punish Mao for what he did. 'He was in solitude,' she said. 'No one liked him. 'After the second world war, the people welcomed the nationalists ...

  2. Mao biography marches off shelves

    Posted Jun 05th 2005, 12:00am by Alister McMillan

    ... Alister McMillan The new biography of Mao Zedong has stamped itself as one of the year's hottest books, as stores scrambled yesterday to find more copies. Since its launch on Thursday, all Hong Kong book store chains have reordered the controversial Mao: The Unknown Story by Jon Halliday and his wife, Wild Swans author Jung Chang. The biography claims Mao was responsible ...

  3. Commune Inc milks Mao dream

    Posted Jul 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Henan Each year tourists come in their tens of thousands to ride the bright red 'Sacrifice' and 'Pioneer' buses, snap up a gold statue of Mao Zedong or catch a little ... hoardings are portraits of Marx, Engels, Lenin, Stalin and Mao himself. Slogans adorn the streets urging locals to 'work hard to build a communist community'. A massive statue of the Great ...

  4. Charges of misappropriation levelled against Chau's relatives

    Posted Aug 15th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of misappropriating funds belonging to a Shanghai-based brokerage, according to a mainland media report. Relatives of Mao Heping - brother of Chau's wife Mo Yuk-ping - and Zhou Weiyan have received official notices of their arrest and are looking for lawyers to represent them, the China Securities Journal reported. Mao and Zhou were both directors of companies linked to Chau's unlisted ...

  5. Brawl in the family

    Posted Mar 07th 2004, 12:00am by Winnie Chung

    ... Put together Mao Sir, an Infernal Affairs star and a play that pokes fun at Shenzhen- and you have the Arts Festival's most popular show, writes Winnie Chung FAMILY AND MONEY: ... acts on the roster. Thirteen post-Arts Festival shows have been added, with the play now running until April 4. The man behind the play is HKRep's artistic director Frederic Mao Chun-fai ...

  6. Drama on the high seas

    Posted May 08th 2005, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... submitted his first draft to the Rep's artistic director Fredric Mao Chun-fai (who's also a long-time friend), it was anything but plain sailing. 'I presented my idea about a play on Zheng a couple of years ago over lunch and [Mao] asked me to provide him with a draft. He said the Hong Kong Rep is very strict about its script selection. So, irrespective of my experience ...

  7. Waning attraction

    Posted Oct 28th 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... and was driven away to his next appointment. The house contains a mine of information about the person who was the second most powerful Chinese of the 20th century, after Mao Zedong. There are portraits ... just as his lifetime enemy, Mao, was to people on the mainland. Liu Jun, 50, the manager of a sports stadium in Shanghai, was visiting Xikou for the second time. 'The generations change. ...

  8. Xinhua reporter attacked

    Posted Dec 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang A Xinhua reporter covering a protest in Hunan was beaten by hotel guards while police looked on, in the latest incident of violence against mainland journalists. Liu Feixiao and her colleague Ming Xing were in Shaoshan to cover the 110th anniversary of the birth of Mao Zedong. While passing by the Panlong Villa hotel on Wednesday, the two reporters saw police ...

  9. Strongman era comes to an end

    Posted Sep 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... of Mao Zedong in 1976 was followed by a palace coup in which his widow, Jiang Qing, and several of her closest political associates were arrested. This paved the way for Deng Xiaoping, who had twice been purged by Mao, to return to power by shunting aside Hua Guofeng, Mao's chosen heir. Deng scrapped class struggle, which had been so close to Mao's heart, and focused ...

  10. Stage is set for fourth generation to make waves

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... reforms, was set out at the sixth plenum of the party's seventh congress. In 1962, Mao Zedong used the eighth plenum of the 10th congress to set the militant tone of the tumultuous Cultural ... denunciations of the Gang of Four (Mao Zedong's wife Jiang Qing, Wang Hongwen, Zhang Chunqio and Yao Wenyuan), who were blamed for inciting the Cultural Revolution. Plenums of the more recent party ...




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