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  1. Letters

    Posted Apr 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sadly, this is typical. There is no one in the bureau with any power to remedy the various misuses of NETs (I was once ordered to help a group practise a speech in Cantonese). I simply don't ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/589636/letters
  2. Kuk to fight demolition orders

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com New Territories power brokers the Heung Yee Kuk will 'definitely' launch a judicial review when villagers receive the first demolition orders under ... said yesterday that the kuk was ready to pursue several cases through the courts when villagers start to receive demolition orders to remove the extra storeys. These would involve villagers ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/997164/kuk-fight-demolition-orders
  3. A bad week for...

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 2007 election campaign. Magistrates are investigating claims that staff for Liliane Bettencourt, heiress to the L'Oreal cosmetics empire and France's richest woman, gave envelopes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1006211/bad-week
  4. A bad week for...

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 2007 election campaign. Magistrates are investigating claims that staff for Liliane Bettencourt, heiress to the L'Oreal cosmetics empire and France's richest woman, gave envelopes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1006234/bad-week
  5. Era of colonial retreads may be about to end

    Posted Apr 17th 2009, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... of the colonial regime has been a less than stellar success. Not only has the current chief executive, a knight of the British empire, proved to be underwhelming but most of his ministers, who are also ... to the British colonialists (though this didn't stop him studying in Britain) and close to leftist organisations, mainly those not directly connected to the Communist Party but close enough to make ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/677015/era-colonial-retreads-may-be-about-end
  6. The long road

    Posted Feb 12th 2008, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... The release of jailed journalist Ching Cheong does credit to those who campaigned for his freedom, writes Frank Ching After repeated disappointments over the past several years, the wishes of the Hong Kong community finally came true last Tuesday when jou ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/625969/long-road
  7. Unsettling history of omission

    Posted Jun 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... being declared a British colony in 1843. That was two years after the Sino-British Joint Declaration on Hong Kong's return to China had been signed. Our faithful official thought we ought ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/458235/unsettling-history-omission
  8. Key appeal verdicts could affect public order legislation

    Posted Nov 09th 2004, 12:00am by Cliff Buddle

    ... that has attracted international attention. The case involves the appeal by 16 members of the spiritual group- five of them overseas nationals- who were convicted of public order offences after ... Kwok-hung and two other protesters who were the first to be convicted of holding an unauthorised rally under the controversial Public Order Ordinance. They were bound over to keep the peace. Both ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/477472/key-appeal-verdicts-could-affect-public-order-legislation
  9. Hong Kong needs democracy in order to develop

    Posted Dec 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or the introduction of a functioning democracy, so that people have confidence in (or at least acceptance of) government decisions. A modern society such as Hong Kong needs democracy in order to develop. ... Prisoner of the Turnip Heads that 12 of the victims died instantly, while two died later in hospital. The dead formed a typical cross-section of British expatriates in Hong Kong at the time: ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/483118/hong-kong-needs-democracy-order-develop
  10. Points of order

    Posted Jun 04th 2007, 12:00am by Cliff Buddle

    ... responsibilities under the Sino-British Joint Declaration, which guaranteed the central government's basic policies towards Hong Kong, on matters such as the right of abode, he argued. Mr Hoo believes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/595452/points-order

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