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  1. Idioms

    Posted Mar 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Philip Leetch

    ... government and scientific thinking is that people can criticise others' viewpoints and actions. It is healthy to hear the opposite side of every issue and consider a wide range of opinions ...

  2. Give youth of today a chance to be heard

    Posted Sep 09th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Lo

    ... regarded as noise- not a voice. They take to the streets to air their opinions and are often labelled radical or extreme. Why? The people in control are still unprepared to embrace youth opinion and there are too few platforms where dialogue can be initiated and young voices be heard without these labels. So what can we do? Apart from calling for more dialogues that genuinely allow opinions from ...

  3. Peaceful, civilised protests go a long way

    Posted Feb 04th 2010, 12:00am by Arthur Chan

    ... that the will of the people is never rightfully represented in the legislature nor the government. When the government turns a blind eye to public opinion, it's time for the people to step up and show their stance. But this does not justify the radical nature of the protests. In Athens, Greece, citizens express their opinions on public issues by raising their hands in assemblies. It is a peaceful ...

  4. News - World - RELIGION

    Vatican hits back over corruption and blackmail claims

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... this through public opinion," the Secretariat of State said. It said recent media reports were "deplorable" and "cause serious damage to persons and institutions", adding ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    'Monkey King' actor fights to save temple

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... of the famed Xingjiao Temple in Shaanxi province. But Zhang's opinion on the matter carries extra weight because many will forever associate him with the legendary Monkey King, whom he played ... (618-907) monk who, legend has it, was accompanied by the powerful Monkey King on his journey to India. For some, Zhang's re-emergence underscored the public's growing frustration over ...

  6. New panel 'must probe poll scandal'

    Posted Feb 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to be held by the University of Hong Kong's Public Opinion Programme. Democratic lawmaker Lee Wing-tat said he might raise the matter in a Legislative Council meeting in two weeks, to urge ... the truth,' Ho said. An independent investigation could 'give a just account to the public' instead. Ho urged Tang to make public his camp's record of communications between last ...

  7. Smear tactics hurting my public image, Leung says

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by him, as he faces bombardment from the press. Leung was responding to what he said was an untrue report published in the Sing Tao Daily yesterday. He said his public image would be undermined ... the public's right to know'. Chinese University political scientist Professor Ivan Choy Chi-keung questioned why Leung did not point out specifically which part of the report was untrue. Choy said ...

  8. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Why are London barristers calling Hong Kong Treasure Island?

    Posted Apr 11th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... a favourite of retiring Director of Public Prosecutions Kevin Zervos, will be rubbing his hands, the word from London is that the wigs in the Temple have taken to referring to Hong Kong ... Lantau. There has been growing opposition around the world to traditional mass burn incinerators, which many see as a threat to the environment and public health. There are those who maintain ...

  9. Equal before the law

    Posted Jul 18th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but decisions are made independently of public opinion and the views of the government'. We look forward to another shining example of our judicial independence in this forthcoming case. J. KEEN, ... Tao Holdings boss Sally Aw Sian, who was allegedly implicated in a newspaper circulation audit fraud. We remember that this case was not prosecuted as it would not serve the public interest. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Catholic Church's scandals no mere 'footnotes'

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... thanks to a poignant opinion piece in The New York Times , everyone knows he is a Catholic. He notes with irony that he is probably the only known practising Catholic professor at the very liberal Yale University. Published to coincide with the pope's resignation this week, his opinion-page article caught my attention because he said in the first paragraph he had been baptised ...




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