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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - Back page

    Reflections: Split decisions

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... was declared. But it was only in October 1949, after the founding of the People's Republic of China, that Beijing formally recognised Mongolia as an independent state. Today, Mongolia is no longer ... the traditional and contemporary Chinese obsession with a unified state. In the modern era, however, at least two political entities declared their independence and broke away from China. One ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... and the Boer war (1899-1902) in South Africa. In 1949, the newly formed People's Republic of China cancelled the rail service completely. Lugard wasn't around to enjoy the ride for long- he ... saw him push the government earlier this year to regulate complementary medicine. Westminster politely chose to delay the matter for 18 months. As well as his royal rank, Charles has ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    International education

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by HANNAH XU

    ... province, nor even in China. It is on the outskirts of Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Wen’s life is about to get a lot busier. After years of preparation and lobbying, the university campus he has ... first choice of university study with the shortcut for the overseas study in China,” an ad in the Englishlanguage Vientiane Times reads. Construction of the Vita Park campus should get underway ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Power play: China and India jostle for influence in Nepal

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... had been installed around the Boudhanath stupa- the main Tibetan area in Kathmandu- in 2011. Incorporated into the People's Republic of China in 1950, Tibet has been restive ever since, ... in Nepal, combined with the build-up of its military capabilities in Tibet, will enable the [People';s Liberation Army] to deploy rapidly to India's borders." Other analysts argue ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    On the rebound: RubberBand's redemption songs

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 11:06pm by RACHEL MOK

    ... the band decided to go ahead with the gig, they made their political position clear by performing songs by the likes of Tat Ming Pair and Beyond that have become associated with the pro-democracy ... RubberBand. Known for their socially and politically conscious lyrics, the band came under heavy fire for performing at the Hong Kong Dome Festival, a concert at Kai Tak on July 1 last year. Many ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The Chinese in Britain: personal tales of a journey to a new land

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by Anna Chen

    ... across Britain from next year. As stories emerge (some of which follow), this marvellous resource promises to redefine both other people's understanding of the Chinese diaspora ... and, at its peak, my wife and 10 hairdressers were working there. "Chinese people's hair is hard while Westerners' is soft. We have to be careful when cutting, and we learned new ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: trouble on Mao Zedong Street

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by UFRIEDA HO

    ... for a democratic South Africa. But this process also involves political scent-marking. Bar the odd frustration at having to continuously upgrade satellite navigation systems and dump obsolete maps, most South Africans accept and even applaud new monikers for a new era. Jan Smuts Airport gave way to OR Tambo International Airport, Verwoerdburgstad district became the politically neutral ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Arts preview: The Box's new show reflects the spirit of the student demonstrators

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 11:06pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... of the human condition. It's an artistic expression. Whether or not we can create something positive, I don't know. I'll let the work speak for itself. We are two fifty-something beat-up artists who still refuse to give up. We still believe that art can be positive, constructive and inspirational." Shouson Theatre, Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, October ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: culture vultures

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Wee Kek Koon Culture vultures To many Hongkongers, “mainlandisation” has been a scourge since 1997. Apart from concerns over Beijing’s political interference, they fear ... Hongkongers who dread their sovereign, however, the emperor was worried about the influence of his subjects. The Jin was founded by the Jurchen people, originally nomads from the northeast of China ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: Paragon of Sword & Knife features prolific screen legend Connie Chan

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 11:06pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... within the historical context of its release during an era of politically manipulated Red Guards and riots, the spectacle of idealistic youths defying tyrants and thugs to fight the good fight ...




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