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  1. Religion and science are not enemies, so let's honour both

    Posted Feb 21st 2009, 12:00am by Kent Ewing

    ... There are many aspects of American life worthy of admiration and emulation, but this is not one of them. In Hong Kong, religion should not be presented as science or as an alternative to science. ... in Hong Kong for nearly 20 years, I hope this city will be able to find the right balance between science and religion in education. On this point, the Education Bureau, whose guidelines ...

  2. Man sues drivers for accident injuries

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man who was injured in a collision on Tolo Highway has sued two drivers for damages at the High Court. Raymond Tse Kwan-ho claims his injuries arose from negligent driving by Chiu King-tao and Sennen Sung Siu-hang. One person was killed and fi ...

  3. Blackmail scandal leaves the faithful stunned and angry

    Posted Aug 01st 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney An unidentified 76-year-old religious leader who was blackmailed by a man he performed sex acts with has been relieved of all his duties after decades of service. Leaders of the organisation to which blackmail victim X still belongs but can no ...

  4. Interfaith event unites world

    Posted Oct 09th 2008, 12:00am by Carl Sutherland

    ... Madrid conference promotes dialogue among religions and cultures in the quest for global stability. Reports by Carl Sutherland Since long before he assumed the title of king three years ... place in Madrid from July 16 to 18, and its focus was one of the king's burning passions - the promotion of dialogue among religions and cultures in the quest for world peace and stability. ...

  5. Cult following

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Mutsuko Murakami

    ... Mutsuko Murakami Nine years after the fatal sarin-gas attack in the Tokyo subway, Shoko Asahara, the leader of the Aum Shinri Kyo (Supreme Truth) doomsday cult, was finally sentenced to death last week. These days, it appears from the outside as if commut ...

  6. Careless driving conviction over fatal crash

    Posted Apr 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu A driver involved in a collision with another car on Tolo Highway in May last year in which one person was killed and five injured was convicted of careless driving yesterday. Chiu King-tao, 48, also known as Chiu Sze-keung, pleaded guilty in ...

  7. Church must clean house over child abuse scandals

    Posted Mar 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Suffer the little children- and suffer many did, under a church that is supposed to protect the weak and the innocent. The emerging global abuse scandal, engulfing the Vatican and the Pope, now threatens to shake the very foundations of the Catholic Churc ...

  8. Suspended death sentence for graft

    Posted Oct 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Woods Lee Tao Niangen, a former labour and social security official in Nanchang, Jiangxi province, was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve yesterday for taking bribes and embezzling tens of millions of yuan in social security funds. The decision b ...

  9. Son of sect founder is convicted of fraud

    Posted Jul 08th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A court in Henan province sentenced the son of the founder of a meditation group to 10 months in jail and fined him 10,000 yuan (HK$9,444) for fraud, China News Service reported yesterday. Tian Tongxing, son of Tian Ruisheng who founded Xiang Gong, was sa ...

  10. Prostitution leads to heaven, cult claims

    Posted Jan 15th 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Female followers of the Green Dragon Temple cult, who were allegedly lured into prostitution, were promised they would earn a place in heaven if they could each raise $500,000, it emerged yesterday. The women had to work 12 hours a day and pro ...




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