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  1. StanChart held to high ransom from low moral ground

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... institutions, then I congratulate it for its courage in standing up to vicious bullying from Washington. Three cheers for StanChart. This assumes, however, that these transactions were illegal and here ... The victim must be guilty. It stands to reason. HSBC recently folded to the threat by making apologies for unsubstantiated allegations of money laundering. StanChart, however, shows signs of standing ...

  2. Getting to know the 'stans'

    Posted Jan 04th 2005, 12:00am by Philip Leetch

    ... PHILIP LEETCH When the Soviet Union broke up in 1991, a number of new countries came into existence. These included five countries in Central Asia. Their names all end with the suffix 'stan', which means 'land/country' (just as in the older countries Afghanistan and Pakistan). Here is some information about them. Kazakhstan Arrange the following sentences ...

  3. Pakistan on the Brink: The future of Pakistan, Afghanistan and the West

    Posted May 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and other critical players such as Iran, India and the 'Stans' of Central Asia. An insurgency is growing within Afghanistan even as the US timeline for withdrawal of its forces approaches. ...

  4. Hu 'quite friendly', says Taiwan delegate

    Posted Sep 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei Taiwanese delegate Stan Shih, founder of computer giant Acer, said he had spoken to President Hu Jintao during a break at the Apec meeting and found the leader 'quite friendly'. Mr Shih said he noticed Mr Hu was alone during a break and walked over to him. The president had commented that his accent was 'special' and asked him where he was from. Mr Shih ...

  5. Children of the revolution, grown older and apart

    Posted Oct 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the Communist Party interprets them from a Marxist perspective. In his book Sun Yat-sen's Three Principles, American historian Stan Rubenstein said that because Sun's ideas were partly ...


    Posted Feb 12th 2006, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... album, Unbelievable, isn't known for his political pronouncements, although he did speak out against the death penalty for executed gang leader Stan 'Tookie' Williams. That's ...

  7. Furore over 'faggot' slur sees Mistress of Malice in top form

    Posted Mar 10th 2007, 12:00am by Richard Luscombe

    ... term to describe another human being,' said Stan Voit, editor of Tennessee's Mountain Press newspaper, which dumped Ms Coulter in a fiery editorial. Another editor, Allan Adler ...



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