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  1. News - World - OBITUARY

    Former Soviet Union interpreter Viktor Sukhodrev dies, aged 81

    Posted May 19th 2014, 03:27am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... and was held in awe by others in the field, but in other ways was something of an enigma. He wore fashionable clothing not available in the old Soviet Union, and he had a smooth urbanity that was more ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    Poland's last communist leader Jaruzelski dies aged 90

    Posted May 26th 2014, 06:03am by AFP

    ... announced martial law and the outlawing of Solidarity, the first independent labour union in the communist bloc. "The Polish-Soviet alliance is, and will remain, the foundation of Poland's ... years after Mikhail Gorbachev assumed leadership in the Soviet Union and launched his liberalisation policies of glasnost and perestroika. ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    'Big Man' Walter Gerrard, former professional footballer, dies aged 70

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 08:45pm by Derek Currie

    ... rugby team. Larger than life, he crossed paths with many sportsman. It is a good Scottish tradition to honour the memory of a good man rather than to mourn his passing and Walter gave many ...

  4. News - World - OBITUARY

    Tony Benn, former aristocrat who stayed loyal to the British left, dies aged 88

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 04:09pm by AP

    ... pro-union activities were less noticeable. A pipe-smoker, teetotaler and vegetarian, Benn was devoted to politics and family. "Committed socialist," announced Benn's campaign ...

  5. News - World - OBITUARY

    Italian conductor Claudio Abbado dies aged 80

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 01:33am by Reuters

    ... understand him. "So any time you have a great composer, you should try to understand, to listen." Abbado also became founding music director of the European Union Youth Orchestra. Abbado ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Tadeusz Mazowiecki, Poland's first post-communist PM, dies aged 86

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 04:41am by Reuters

    ... Talks" that led to partially free elections in June 1989 won by the Solidarity trade union. "I have always admired his calmness, his resoluteness and his decisiveness," Jaruzelski told ...

  7. News - World - OBITUARY

    Mercury astronaut Scott Carpenter had the right stuff

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... American to do so. Carpenter had been the backup for Glenn's historic mission, which took place almost a year after the Soviet Union's Yuri Gagarin became the first person to orbit ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - OBITUARY

    The good German- from enemy POW to beloved City 'legend'

    Posted Jul 21st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... at the time only selected home-based players and he never played for the land of his birth. When West Germany won the 1954 World Cup, he was a translator for the team. Soviet Union goalkeeper Lev ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Grandmaster Lau Kar-leung remembered for redefining kung fu cinema

    Posted Jun 27th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of the flame. He was a great movie and action director, also a great performer," Garcia said of Lau, who died at Union Hospital in Tai Wai on Tuesday. Po Fung, author of An Analysis of Martial Arts ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Writer and poet Leung Ping-kwan remembered for crossing art divide

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... died on Saturday at the Union Hospital. Poet who crossed the art divide ...




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