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  1. How US ambushed China in its backyard

    Posted Jul 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... change all that. They put the US at the forefront of a Chinese sovereign issue- and one it recently stated was a 'core interest', diplomatic code that ranks it with Taiwan and Tibet ... wrestling. While Yang expressed exasperation afterwards, what happened should not have come as any surprise to Beijing. For more than a year, military, political and diplomatic manoeuvres have ...

  2. Liu Xiaobo wins Nobel Peace Prize

    Posted Oct 09th 2010, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... is the first Han Chinese to be awarded the prize. The Dalai Lama, Tibet's exiled spiritual leader, won the prize in 1989. In Beijing, the Foreign Ministry released a short statement denouncing ... and is also a desecration of the peace prize'. Western political leaders and human rights campaigners worldwide welcomed the decision and urged Beijing to release Liu. US President Barack Obama ...

  3. Regina Ip launches new political party

    Posted Jan 10th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporters Hong Kong has a new major political party. Legislator Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee yesterday inaugurated the New People's Party, pledging to chart a new path ... Chan said a new political party in Hong Kong could encourage more people to take part in politics. Liberal Party defector and now a vice-chairman of the New People's Party, Michael Tien, ...

  4. Political Animal

    Posted Jul 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... controversial- politicians set out to make their presence felt at the Book Fair. The League of Social Democrats launched six books at the fair ranging from a photo book to an autobiography to a political history. And as history goes, legislator Wong Yuk-man's Power of the People, an account of the May by-elections and battle for political reform, was as up-to-date as you'd get- ...

  5. Rise of Yudhoyono's son raises concerns of a political dynasty

    Posted Jun 21st 2010, 12:00am by Amy Chew

    ... youngest politicians and, in addition to the cheers, his appointment drew criticism because some see the move as part of Yudhoyono's efforts to build a political dynasty, a charge his aides reject. 'It has never entered the president's mind to build a political dynasty,' Heru Lelono, a confidante and special staff to the president, said. 'Edhie accepted ...

  6. Political Animal

    Posted May 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the question was aimed directly at Eu. 'There is a plot to topple our leader.' League lawmaker Albert Chan went further. 'If you have any political wisdom or conscience, you should go ...

  7. Political Animal

    Posted Apr 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in yesterday's launch. But, of course, as a vice-president of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference- and considered a state leader who also heads the local branch of the China ... referendum on political reform may be dismissing it as a sham, but one pan-democrat has set out to show she is taking it seriously. Independent Cyd Ho Sau-lan, who is neither one of the organisers ...

  8. Political Animal

    Posted Mar 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Is 'Bus Uncle' in for the ride this time? In their hearts, some journalists may hope 'Bus Uncle' Roger Chan Yuet-tung successfully launches his candidacy for the Legislative Council by-elections. Chan, who became known to Hongkongers a ...

  9. Political Animal

    Posted Jan 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that it was an off-the-record chat; otherwise, his views on Tiananmen- conservative, shall we say- might have cracked down on his own political fortunes. Ghostly visions of our finance chief When the government ...

  10. KMT failed political test, Taichung mayor says

    Posted Dec 07th 2009, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The results of Taiwan's local elections show the opposition Democratic Progressive Party has transformed itself into a more rational and moderate political force, which ... he said, referring to Tsai by her nickname. 'The DPP has given up its emotional and extreme style, and transformed into a rational and centrist political party over the past two years, ...




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