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  1. Who said it?

    Posted Jun 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... ESF teachers work hard and the Continuing Professional Development [training] days... are not in any sense 'time off' ESF CEO Heather Du Quesnay on concerns some teachers take advantage of training days The people in this camp have fled for their lives. They were distraught about the safety of loved ones still in Syria Actress Angelina Jolie, visiting Syrian refugees ...

  2. A bad week for...

    Posted Dec 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Konishiki The 275-kilogram Hawaiian-born former sumo wrestling champion is under investigation after an altercation in which he claims he was defending his wife. Konishiki, 47, wrote on his blog that his wife was accosted while walking their dog in Tokyo ...

  3. Q&A

    Posted Mar 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... there will be a conflict of interest. This is why I have set a code for myself. The code was not originally there. When I took office in 2007, I promised to enhance the rules, which include extending ... to set up the 'Independent Review Committee for the Prevention and Handling of Potential Conflicts of Interests', which will review the mechanism as a whole and come up ...

  4. Millions at stake in 'divorce forum shopping', court ruling shows

    Posted Jun 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Divorce proceedings are notoriously messy, with possible legal battles over custody of children as well as the division of assets. Now, with an alarming ruling by the Court of Appeal last Wednesday, parties in a divorce may also have to fight ...

  5. Travelling Heroes

    Posted Dec 13th 2009, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... and certain myths, indicate they once lived in north Syria, east Sicily and north Africa. Lane Fox, a professor of ancient history at Oxford University and gardening columnist for the Financial Times, ...

  6. New ICAC boss says C.Y. isn't his friend

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com New anti-graft agency head Simon Peh Yun-lu has rejected claims of a conflict of interest with Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying- the man who appointed him and the possible target of an investigation over illegal structures at his home on The Peak. The new commissioner of the Independent Commission Against Corruption said his relationship ...

  7. When claws are bared on the home front

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and there is the potential for conflict when one cat comes into contact with another.' According to Smillie, most of a cat's behaviour is geared towards patrolling its territory and marking ... signals 'I have not been here for a while', then they might put out another signal- it's all about avoiding conflict and aggression.' When it comes to urinating outside ...

  8. We have to learn to forgive and forget

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... We have all experienced the feeling of holding a grudge- a feeling of resentment over a slight, real or imagined. The question is: what should we do in such cases? Should we ignore a person we hold a grudge against or should we just forgive and forget? Conflicts are inevitable even among family members and friends. We ought to learn how to resolve such conflicts. First ...

  9. Charting a road map for smoother co-parenting

    Posted Feb 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... violence warn against the risk of abuse of the model. Rather than focusing on children's welfare, ex-spouses with unresolved grievances may continue their conflicts through decision-making. ... or approval of their contact with the other parent is necessary to prevent conflicts of loyalty. Their biggest nightmare is not their parents' divorce but being caught in the middle. ...

  10. Creating the write stuff

    Posted Aug 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... A Cat called Penguin and The Frightened Kitten- knows all about such conflicts because she once worked as the editor of children's novels, too. The mother of three boys, who was a guest ...




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