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  1. Malcolm in the middle

    Posted Oct 05th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Goff

    ... Gesticulating frantically in a cloud of cigarette smoke, the ringleader of the punk revolution is relying on body language to convey his musical visions to a crowded Beijing studio. Malcolm McLaren, who detonated the confrontational and outrageous Sex Pis ...

  2. Probe into deaths of middle-aged couple

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Police were last night investigating the deaths of a middle-aged couple in Wong Tai Sin. Neighbours said they were drug users and a suicide note was found at the scene saying the pair were heavily in debt. The bodies were discovered shortly after 4pm, when an 86-year-old woman, surnamed Leung, went to visit her son and daughter-in-law who lived in the public housing ...

  3. Sharing the burden

    Posted Aug 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... it is in the reconstruction of Iraq, the struggle against terrorism or the securing of peace in the Middle East - Vieira de Mello's death shows painfully that neither the US nor the UN can meet these challenges ... on the importance of wide Iraqi involvement in the drafting of a constitution, on a timetable for national elections in the middle of next year and further political development. It is understandable ...


    Posted Dec 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... March date for Raleigh Mountain Marathon The Raleigh International Mountain Marathon will be held on March 6 and 7 and is open for registration until January 2. The annual event aims to raise funds for Raleigh International Hong Kong to promote its local ...

  5. Valentino adds touch of class

    Posted Oct 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... The ballroom of the Grand Hyatt was filled with familiar faces for the Italian Annual Fundraising Ball. Almost 420 people attended the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Italian Cultural Society's charity bash, including Financial Secretary Henry Tang Y ...

  6. Small classes a 'criminal' waste of cash

    Posted May 21st 2005, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier Education secretary hears experts at an HKU conference argue class-size reduction is 'one of the most expensive but least-effective' ways to improve learning The government's reluctance to cut class sizes has won the backing of international experts who say it would be a 'criminal' waste of money. Permanent Secretary for Education Fanny Law Fan ...

  7. Top of the class

    Posted Apr 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... They have been top of the class and won scholarships at HKUST every year. Jane, born and raised in Liaoning and a student at Nanjing University, joined HKUST four years ago after winning the Rosita ...

  8. Revelation has chattering classes agog

    Posted Feb 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tim Bryan in London You could almost hear the British radio chat-show hosts frothing at the mouth. Out went traditional talk-show topics such as rising council tax or growing immigration, and in came the breaking breakfast news. The phone lines were jamme ...

  9. Class Notes

    Posted Jan 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ivey graduates get access to britain MBA graduates of the Richard Ivey School of Business will be eligible to work in Britain automatically upon graduation. The school is among 50 from around the world selected to attract high quality management talent to ...

  10. Millennium People

    Posted Sep 21st 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... of middle-class credulity', according to Markham, who gradually falls under the spell of his quarry. As the revolution gathers momentum, people and politicians reportedly quit jobs, refuse to pay ... middle class. It controls itself, not with 'guns and gulags', to use a phrase employed by another fanatic, but social codes. The group's commander, Richard Gould, even goes so far ...




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