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  1. Dissident is joined by family after 10 years

    Posted Mar 17th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Mr Yin, former Shanxi bureau chief for the Hainan Economic Daily, organised pro-democracy activities in Taiyuan in 1989. After the Tiananmen Square crackdown he was sentenced to re-education through labour camp and suffered injuries from overwork. After his release, he tried to sue Shanxi Communist Party secretary Wang Maolin for libel, and applied to hold demonstrations against ...

  2. The highlands of hatred

    Posted Sep 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Nelson Rand

    ... of the conflict, he ended up spending years in communist re-education camps. Even after he was released, he says, he couldn't live freely. 'Thirty minutes,' he sighs. 'It drives me ... the war and, afterwards, spent more than four years in re-education camps. 'I submitted my resettlement application earlier ... but the local authorities confiscated my [re-education] release ...

  3. Labor leader Crean quits in Australia

    Posted Nov 29th 2003, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Sydney The electoral hopes of Australia's left-leaning opposition Labor Party reached a new low yesterday, after the resignation of embattled leader Simon Crean. Mr Crean was forced out after two years in the top job when he lost the support of key Labor power brokers, who were unhappy with his lacklustre performance against the conservative government ...

  4. Labor launches into yet another leadership scrap

    Posted Jan 20th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Sydney Party can ill afford divisive battle to fill Latham's shoes Australia's opposition Labor Party appeared to be heading for a damaging leadership battle ... for other candidates, promising another divisive leadership struggle. With three leaders in as many years, Labor has been riven by factional fighting, much to the delight of the conservative ...

  5. Dead men walking at work every day

    Posted May 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... countries. Through academic debates, speeches, street shows and plays, the message was having 'positive echoes', Mr Gold believed. 'Countries are bringing it into their own cultures, ...

  6. Lessons from the little guy

    Posted Nov 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... backyard island neighbours in the South Pacific, and not much else. For helping out in Iraq, Mr Howard was rewarded with a whirlwind 23-hour stopover during Mr Bush's swing through Asia last ... of the Liberal-National Party coalition would make a better prime minister than the uncharismatic Simon Crean, of the opposition Labor Party- who garnered only 17 per cent support. Mr Bush and Mr Blair dream ...

  7. Tang vows to push through cross-border projects

    Posted Feb 06th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen has pledged to push forward regional infrastructure development with Guangdong despite recent heated protests in Hong Kong against a cross-border express railway. Speaking after meeting Guangdong a ...

  8. Towards an Asian or American future?

    Posted Oct 08th 2004, 12:00am by Greg Barns

    ... Coalition of Prime Minister John Howard, and the centrist Australian Labor Party, led by Mark Latham- split evenly. For the Asian region, and China in particular, the result is of greater ... leader of the Labor Party for 10 months, and in contrast to Mr Howard's emphasis on Australia's booming economy, and his experience, he has been talking about increasing funding ...

  9. Turbulence ahead

    Posted Dec 09th 2003, 12:00am by Sonia Kolesnikov

    ... the government is pushing through labour reforms in the hope of making its workforce more competitive. It will take a brave and smart man to lead the union in the upcoming collective agreement ...

  10. Fiscal fear factor

    Posted Oct 09th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... of the key points of difference between Prime Minister John Howard, who will become the second longest-serving Australian leader if re-elected, and the head of the opposition Labor Party, Mark ... weaken the all-important US-Australia alliance and damage Australia's reputation abroad. Now was not the time to 'cut and run', he has repeatedly warned. The Labor position, first ...




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