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  1. Filmmaker rebukes censorship agency

    Posted Sep 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Institute language schools and by developing cultural industries. This week Li Changchun, a member of the top Politburo Standing Committee, pressed for reforms in the sector. But at a cultural ...

  2. Censors cut Guangzhou newspaper

    Posted Jul 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... sharing the right side of the page. The last three are likely to join Xi and Li in the new Politburo Standing Committee line-up at the 18th party congress. The page had been deleted from ... Standing Committee at the congress, was sacked as Chongqing party boss in March. However, Zhan also said that media censorship was still routine on the mainland. In yesterday's edition ...

  3. Channel hop

    Posted Jan 17th 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... that the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party represents the views of the Chinese people. Nevertheless, the Globes are usually good fun. The nominees and their chums get to eat and drink ...

  4. Beijing ordered pay-off in legal tussle over book

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... said Politburo Standing Committee member Luo Gan- China's top official in charge of law and order- had made an order about the case, although details were not clear, and the Supreme ...

  5. Stand-up comedian fluffs his lines with propaganda chiefs

    Posted Aug 18th 2010, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... Jintao had called for 'firmly rejecting the three vulgarities'- 'low, vulgar and pandering', both online and offline- at an internal group meeting of the Politburo on cultural ... concluded, would be to raise the stakes by having Guo banned nationwide. But Guo has support. Celebrities including director Feng Xiaogang and Shanghai stand-up comedian Zhou Libo offered sympathy ...

  6. Stand-in's departure 'understandable'

    Posted May 21st 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... friend. Cheng said he did not intend to shorten his holiday, which would last until the end of the year. He brushed aside remarks by National People's Congress Standing Committee member Tsang ... show Teacup in a Storm after feeling 'suffocated by political depression', yesterday broke his silence on the departure of his stand-in. Speaking of Allen Lee Peng-fei's ...

  7. Crime pays

    Posted May 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Alan Warboys

    ... Comedian Mark Billingham still goes for the laughs despite his success as a hardboiled novelist, writes Alan Warboys Stand-up comedy and crime fiction may seem like strange bedfellows. ... and raised in Birmingham, Billingham turned to stand-up comedy in 1987 after a series of bit-part TV roles left him frustrated at being a mostly out-of-work actor. 'With comedy, no one gives ...

  8. Olympic Briefs

    Posted Jul 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... east stand. ...

  9. Six degrees

    Posted Feb 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to a political action committee backing family values philanderer Newt Gingrich to be the Republican candidate. Last weekend, Adelson made it known he would also offer financial support to Gingrich rival Mitt Romney if he ended up standing. Adelson can certainly afford it: last year he was ranked the 16th richest person in the world by Forbes magazine, one behind the second richest woman- ...

  10. Last-minute deal for Olympics tobe shown free

    Posted Jun 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of pressure from the International Olympic Committee to give the event a wider audience, i-Cable yesterday made a final offer. ATV and TVB would have to pay US$1 for the rights to show the games ... of i-Cable's long-standing bid to run a free television channel. Chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying yesterday refused to speculate about the final result of the applications by i-Cable and two other ...




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