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  1. Letters

    Posted Nov 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of repression but not inside Israel- so much for the Arab spring. Nick Crawford, Sha Tin Right of abode ruling affects all I have no idea whether foreign domestic helpers deserve to have the entitlement to apply for right of abode. However, I recognise that if they do become permanent residents, they will be entitled to the same welfare payments and minimum wage legislation as other Hong Kong ...

  2. Language exam paper is not the right place for moral education

    Posted Jan 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I am an American native English-speaking teacher and several students have asked me to give an appraisal of the newly released Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) English exam packet- all 93 pages of it. First of all, I am simply gobsmacked at the unabas ...

  3. Assurances sought on suspect's rights, fax shows

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... be carried out. It shows that the Hong Kong authorities demanded assurances that Munthir and his family would be 'treated humanely and in accordance with human rights standards'. ...

  4. Ronnie Chan shoots his mouth off and hits himself in the foot

    Posted Jul 18th 2010, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... on what the constitution means when there is confusion about it. This can mean rulings on gay marriage and right of abode and all sorts of contentious issues. They are legal issues. The Basic Law ...

  5. Respect of rights vital to China's long-term growth

    Posted Jun 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... It is right that Britain expresses its concerns about human rights in China. We remain concerned by the recent detention of activists, including artist Ai Weiwei. We continue to call for his release ... good friends when they can discuss their differences, too. We highlight the treatment of individuals not just because it is the right thing to do but because we see the steady development ...

  6. Respect for human rights truly fosters prosperity

    Posted Mar 13th 2011, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp Li [former education secretary Professor Arthur Li Kwok-cheung] praised the mainland's economic success, saying critics of its human rights situation should consider the improvements made in people's lives. 'Even if it deprives people of all human rights, it has indeed raised the income of a fourth of the world's population.' SCMP, ...

  7. Fight for your rights

    Posted Aug 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Jessie Hui A group of teenagers have set up an organisation to fight for children's rights. It is the first ever in Hong Kong to be run by children. Kids' Dream, which ... on Children's Rights, as well as the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef). They have also received funding from Save the Children. Kids' Dream aims to arouse public awareness ...

  8. Right-wing activists in Japan attack bus carrying Chinese tourists

    Posted Oct 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mandy Zuo A group of Japanese right-wing activists attacked a bus carrying Chinese tourists in the southern Japanese city of Fukuoka on Wednesday afternoon, Japan's Asahi newspaper ... and Japan. About 160 activists from 50 right-wing groups from across Kyushu island took part in the parade. On the same day, ribenxinwen.com, a Tokyo-based Chinese news website reported ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Aug 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... positioned right behind him in his government office. People should not just have a fan in their sitting rooms but also in the bedroom. You can get a good night's sleep from having it set ... rights, and how we can make the government accountable by being able to vote it in or out of office. The fairest and most democratic way is a referendum, where voters go to the ballot box and make ...

  10. The right man to move South Korea forward

    Posted Feb 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... promised at his inauguration yesterday a shift to rewarding North Korea for progress in scrapping its nuclear programme and on human rights, rather than, as under his two liberal predecessors, ...




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