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  1. Comment - Blogs - ice bucket challenge

    From splash to backlash: in defence of the ice bucket challenge

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 11:04am by Jason Y Ng

    ... million videos have been shared on Facebook and 5.5 million mentions have been logged on Twitter. Business schools around the world are re-writing their Marketing 101 course materials to analyze ... are showing an unusual interest in the publicity stunt, perhaps at the behest of their boss C.Y. Leung, who is grateful for any media distraction in this summer of discontent. To date, the ice bucket ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Lesson No 1 in the school of hard knocks

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 02:52am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugan Lesson No 1 in the school of hard knocks At the risk of sounding xenophobic, mainlanders should stop bitching about their Hong Kong-born children being allocated Primary One places in schools far from the border that had not been on their list of choices. Priority should always go to children actually living in the district. If mainland parents without the right ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - SWIMMING

    Hong Kong's Geoff Cheah feels at home with Michael Phelps

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 09:04pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... life here since he was one. But after finishing his studies at West Island School, he decided that to realise his dream of becoming the first local swimmer to make it to an Olympic final, he ... challenge is to convince parents and raising public awareness about the benefits of sport," Cheah said. "My parents fully back me and allow me to chase my dreams as a full-time swimmer ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 19, 2014

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 05:17am by LETTERS

    ... because of the many mainlanders coming here, increased in this part of The Peak? This is what has already happened in other parts of Hong Kong, such as our public campsites and even swimming ... that the applications conformed to the Basic Law. Unqualified applicants would be so noted, with reasons given, but no names would be removed from the list. After a reasonable period of public and media ...

  5. News - Hong Kong

    Frustrated Hong Kong parents turning to alternative education

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 11:01pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... sites to alternative schools. In Taiwan, there are at least three government-funded public Waldorf schools, prompted by rising demand from parents, according to Taiwan's Ministry ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Frustrated by Hong Kong's rigid, test-oriented schools, more parents are seeking alternatives We don't need no education RTC Gaia School ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LAW AND ORDER

    Prosecuting large numbers of Occupy activists 'not in public interest'

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 03:38am by Stuart Lau

    ... ‘small fry’ Public prosecutors would be acting against the public interest if they brought each and every Occupy Central protester to court instead of focusing their efforts ... Cross, who ended 12 years as director of public prosecutions in 2009. In response, the Department of Justice said its paramount consideration was to "maintain the rule of law and to act ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Controversy as schools told to 'deepen understanding' of Basic Law

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:15am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... for primary schools. The publication of the guide on Thursday, just two days after Beijing asserted its total authority over the city in a white paper on "one country, two systems" alarmed ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Release of curriculum guide two days after white paper sparks 'brainwashing' fears from activists Controversy as schools told to teach Basic ...

  8. Best Online Business Courses

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 11:47am by Marie Sweetman

    ... Marie Sweetman Online MBA courses and programs are excellent options for people who need greater flexibility. Attending school online means that working students do not have to put ... living room, dressed in your pajamas (which is probably bliss compared to the strict professional attire required at business schools), but you can also interact with your professors and fellow ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Portrait of a boy as an artist

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:13pm by GDN

    ... and the Newlyn School, and Kieron uses a palette knife and smart techniques such as scoring winter branches with a cocktail stick on his oils. He paints mostly scenes from rural Norfolk and Cornwall, ... see both ends of it. Then I saw two deer running out of a field and a fox came out after them." Last summer, shortly before Kieron finished primary school, a canteen worker said ...

  10. News - World - United States: school shootings

    Obama fears shootings are ‘becoming the norm’ after new school attack

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 09:33am

    ... Agence France-Presse in Los Angeles One student and gunman dead after shooting at Oregon high school US President Barack Obama launched a heart-felt lament that gun attacks were “becoming the norm” after a gunman shot and killed a student at an Oregon high school on Tuesday, the latest in a spate of US shootings. The gunman, said to be another student armed with a rifle, also died ...




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