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  1. News - World - POLITICS

    Obama being sued by Republicans for exceeding his powers over health care

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 09:53pm by AP

    ... the health care law that, according to polls, remains poorly received by the public. Federal courts are often reluctant to intervene in disputes between the executive and legislative branches. ... Associated Press in Washington House of Representatives majority accuses the president of exceeding his constitutional powers in enforcing his health care law Republicans vote to sue Obama ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1563648/obama-being-sued-republicans-exceeding-his-powers-over-health-care
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'There is no neutrality': CY Leung signs petition against Occupy Central

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:57am by Tony Cheung, DANNY LEE

    ... in breaking the law' Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying brushed off the question of political neutrality yesterday as he publicly added his signature to the petition denouncing the Occupy Central ... office director Edward Yau Tang-wah, Chow and two alliance spokesmen. Leung dismissed suggestions he was misusing public resources by signing the petition during working hours and bringing his ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1574405/no-middle-ground-breaking-law
  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Bernard Chan may scale down public duties after heart operation

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:38am by Tony Cheung, Gary Cheung

    ... too tightly … Maybe I will cut some of my work with non-governmental bodies … but I won't reject appointments to public posts because of health." Besides his Exco duties and his role ... Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor and former financial chief Antony Leung Kam-chung. Chan, a member of the Thai-Chinese family that founded Bangkok Bank, said the only impact his health had on his public ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1463321/bernard-chan-may-scale-down-public-duties-after-heart-operation
  4. News - China - POLITICS

    Li Changchun is latest ex-leader to make public appearance, visiting Shaolin Temple

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 03:21am by Adrian Wan

    ... Politburo Standing Committee to have made a public appearance this month. "Shaolin kung fu is useful for keeping in good health and physical shape. The culture should be more widely ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Another ex-leader shows up in public Former ideology tsar Li Changchun visited the Shaolin Temple in Henan on Saturday, the latest retired leader to make ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1492296/li-changchun-latest-ex-leader-make-public-appearance-visiting-shaolin
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chief secretary loses 'most popular' status in Hong Kong University poll

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:34am by Ng Kang Chung

    ... Leung Chun-ying's team. Between July 31 and August 6, a total of 1,012 people were asked in a phone survey by the university's public opinion programme to rate the chief executive, ... Lam's score was 61.9. Her score in June was 59.1. In yesterday's poll, Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man emerged as the most popular bureau chief, with an approval rate of 75 per ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1572318/chief-secretary-loses-most-popular-status-hong-kong-university-poll
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    John Tsang recalls protests on US campus during the Vietnam war

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by Phila Siu

    ... of financial services and the Treasury, development chief Paul Chan Mo-po, Matthew Cheung Kin-chung of labour and welfare, Ko Wing-man of food and health, Eddie Ng Hak-kim of education, Greg So ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1575839/john-tsang-recalls-protests-us-campus-during-vietnam-war
  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Police 'perform second major drill over Occupy Central'

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... In response to queries about the exercise, a spokeswoman said only that the force trained regularly to prepare officers for public order events. Occupy organisers have threatened to block streets ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577157/police-perform-second-major-drill-over-occupy-central
  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong political reform consultation was dominated by 'orchestrated' responses

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by CALVIN LIU, BRIAN YAP, Joyce Ng

    ... Calvin Liu, Brian Yap and Joyce Ng Academics cast doubt on whether report on reform truly represents public views given 'orchestrated' submissions from 822 groups Consultation ... the public nominate candidates- as pan-democrats demand- the report said only that "there are views" in favour. The report divided submissions into two categories: bloc submissions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1575617/consultation-dominated-bloc-responses
  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    2017 chief executive must be a 'staunch patriot' Zhang Xiaoming tells pan-dems

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 05:57pm by Tony Cheung and Gary Cheung

    ... was that it was not acting in accordance with the Basic Law. Its support for public nomination- allowing voters to nominate candidates- was not in line with the mini-constitution, the liaison office chief said, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1576964/talks-between-liaison-office-and-pan-democrats-far-more-frank
  10. News - China - POLITICS

    Some provinces puzzlingly slow over backing for Zhou probe

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 03:19am by KEIRA HUANG

    ... Keira Lu Huang keira.huang@scmp.com Questions over puzzling slowness of some jurisdictions to voice public support on the issue Provinces drag feet over backing for Zhou probe It has been three weeks since the formal announcement of an investigation into retired security tsar Zhou Yongkang but party leaders in some provinces have been puzzlingly slow to publicly declare ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1576387/some-provinces-puzzlingly-slow-over-backing-zhou-probe

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