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  1. Business - Money - REGULATION

    Timing for 'through train' is right, says economist Andrew Sheng

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 12:46am

    ... Former Securities and Futures Commission chairman Andrew Sheng answers questions from Nick Edwards on the 'through train' plan to integrate the HK and mainland markets What is the most significant aspect of the "through train" plan? Th ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1493944/timing-through-train-right-says-economist-andrew
  2. Sport - Racing

    Grand Harbour headed in the right direction

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 10:40pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Trainer John Moore compares his new star to the progressive Approve, who has since blossomed for the yard with three wins 'Harbour in right direction' Grand Harbour only scrambled in for his maiden win in a photo finish to the Heather Handicap after everything that could go right went right but trainer John Moore was comparing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1493896/harbour-right-direction
  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Asylum seekers protest as rights group sued for defamation

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 04:10am by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Protest as refugee rights group faces lawsuit Dozens of asylum seekers marched on government headquarters yesterday to protest against their welfare provider's decision to sue a refugee rights group critical of its services. International Social Service Hong Kong- the charity to which the government outsources the provision of welfare ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1492044/asylum-seekers-protest-rights-group-sued-defamation
  4. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    North Korea hits out at UN meeting over its human rights abuses

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 05:35pm by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... Agence France-Presse in Seoul Pyongyang lashes out over UN report detailing human rights abuses in North Korea, saying the US and West should 'mind their own business' North Korea hit out early on Saturday at an informal meeting of the United Nations Security Council in which the body was urged to slap sanctions on Pyongyang officials responsible for human rights ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1489302/north-korea-hits-out-un-meeting-over-its-human-rights-abuses
  5. Reinterpretation of abode ruling necessary, says Regina Ip

    Posted Jun 20th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee The government's decision to seek reinterpretation of the Basic Law on the right of abode controversy was a 'decisive' and 'necessary' move that had ... on the mainland and Guangdong alone has tens of millions of people. There's also Fujian. If a large number of mainland people had flocked to Hong Kong claiming right of abode it would have posed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/597504/reinterpretation-abode-ruling-necessary-says-regina-ip
  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Career crook Walter Unbehaun feels right at home in prison

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 08:59pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Chicago Career crook right at home in prison An ex-con who has spent most of his adult life behind bars got what he said he wanted for robbing a suburban Chicago bank. He gets to go back to the place he called home- prison. Telling Walter Unbehaun, 74, he frightened a teller by showing her a revolver tucked in his pants during last year's heist, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1487194/career-crook-walter-unbehaun-feels-right-home-prison
  7. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: An Unnecessary Woman, by Rabih Alameddine

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 04:21pm by MCT

    ... lives in a city whose name is synonymous with conflict and disorder. In Beirut it's perfectly normal for a spinster to don a pink tracksuit and pick up an AK-47 in defence of her abode ... occupant." After the battles are over, Aaliya keeps a war "relic" on her desk: a copy of Italo Calvino's Invisible Cities, its cover scorched in the lower right corner. "I ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1459136/book-review-unnecessary-woman-rabih-alameddine
  8. News - Asia - NORTH KOREA

    UN human rights inquiry chief wants North Korea hauled before international court

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 09:33am by Reuters at the United Nations

    ... rights abuses The chief United Nations investigator into human rights abuses in North Korea appealed to the UN Security Council on Thursday to refer the situation in the reclusive Asian state to the International Criminal Court for prosecution. “In a week of many grave human rights matters occupying the attention of the members of this council, we dare say that the case of human rights in the DPRK ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1486681/un-human-rights-inquiry-chief-wants-n-korea-hauled-international-court
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Clean water a basic right that is sadly not always delivered

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 03:14am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Basic rights still being neglected Breathing filthy air and drinking polluted water are, unfortunately, common threats for many people on the mainland. Over the years, efforts have been made to improve air quality. Although the situation still leaves a lot to be desired, residents can take their own precautions when they see a thick blanket of smog over ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1486190/clean-water-basic-right-sadly-not-always-delivered
  10. 'Amend HK law to deny babies abode'

    Posted Jul 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in 2001 that babies born in Hong Kong to mainland parents have right of abode regardless of their parents' residency status. Wang did not say which law should be amended, nor the steps to be followed. Some legal experts and lawmakers have suggested changing the Immigration Ordinance to deprive babies born to non-local parents of the right of abode. That would go against Basic Law ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1007181/amend-hk-law-deny-babies-abode

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