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  1. Long Hair laps up celebrity status

    Posted Sep 18th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... spoke without notes on chairman Mao Zedong, politics, the economy, and the meaning of life. Who says Hong Kong's schools only know how to teach by rote? The school's teachers obviously ...

  2. Politics the punchline at film awards

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau and Emily Tsang While A Simple Life cleaned up on the awards front, local politics gave the hosts plenty to laugh about at the 31st Hong Kong Film Awards. The crowd at the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui roared as host Ronald Cheng Chung-kai said film fans could have 'predicted' recent political events by watching an old Cantonese film about a large ...

  3. Taiwanese leader 'man of bad faith'

    Posted May 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Beijing has slammed Taiwanese President Chen Shui-bian as a man of 'bad faith' after the US praised his inauguration address. 'The whole speech was about Taiwan's status as an independent country,' Taiwan Affairs Office spokesman Zhang Mingqing said. Full report - A5 ...

  4. Chiang back in favour at hall

    Posted Jan 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Taiwan has decided to restore the name of a memorial hall dedicated to late leader Chiang Kai-shek after it was renamed the Taiwan Democracy Memorial Hall more ... of the structure in 2007, despite a political standoff with the Kuomintang and Chiang's supporters. He insisted that it was unnecessary to 'continue to treat a dictator and a persecutor of human ...

  5. Taiwan celebrates with Ang Lee

    Posted Mar 07th 2006, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Champagne corks popped and firecrackers were lit yesterday in Taiwan as Ang Lee became the first Asian to win the best directing honour at the Academy Awards. ... and Vice-President Annette Lu Hsiu-lien sent Ang Lee separate congratulatory messages, saying they were proud to have him elevate the island's status. Firecrackers were lit at Ang Lee's southern ...

  6. Who said it?

    Posted Dec 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... He is not a nuisance. In fact, we have seen him using the zebra crossing Caroll Biddell speaks out to save Sai Kung's Grumpy the bull (pictured) He is the only man who can take all the common hipsters and make them go on to the street Anti-Putin prot ...

  7. Pandas may soon be Taiwan bound

    Posted Feb 25th 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Zoos competing to secure animals brush off political concerns and say facilities are nearly ready Two giant pandas- a gift from Beijing rejected by Taipei nearly a year ago- could be in Taiwan as early as six months from now, it was revealed yesterday. Wayne Wu, sales and marketing director of the Leofoo Safari Park in Hsinchu county, said his zoo would apply again ...

  8. Six degrees

    Posted Sep 27th 2009, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... Mark Footer Taiwan was a place of great upheaval 60 years ago. As Mao Zedong was preparing to announce the founding of the People's Republic of China- which, if you were unaware ... Chiang, as she became known, was no stay-at-home wife. She played an active role in the politics of the Republic of China. She lived to the ripe old age of 106 and died in New York, in October ...

  9. Jackie ruffles feathers in Taiwan

    Posted Jun 11th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... the ante amid rising cross-strait tensions when he said last month at Cannes that he would not visit Taiwan for at least four years. This has provoked a fierce tongue-lashing from Taiwanese ... turn me into a political promotional tool... My wife is Taiwanese.' This is not the first time he has rounded on the Taiwanese government. Last year, he famously said the Taiwanese ...

  10. 'Big Brother Putin' gains status of cyber celebrity

    Posted Nov 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... status. The former Russian president's 48-year-old doppelganger, who hails from Longzui village in Feixi county, told local press that the sudden attention had not affected him. 'I am ...




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