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  1. Papal envoy on Taiwan mission to transit HK

    Posted Dec 01st 2004, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Vatican actions seen as bid to pressure Beijing to restart diplomatic talks A Vatican official will make a brief transit stop in Hong Kong next week after leading ... renewal of Sino-Vatican diplomatic relations will harm the island's interests. Cardinal Sepe, who oversees the Vatican's worldwide missionary work, will be the most senior Vatican ...


    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ama Dablam in Nepal. Inside The Vatican National Geographic, 8pm With a population of 524 and consisting of 25 buildings, Vatican City, with its magnificent art, architecture, manuscripts ...

  3. Tang to tie the knot- at last

    Posted Dec 12th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... Tinnie Chow In what must be a Christmas miracle, Lucy Wastnage and David Tang Wing-cheung are finally tying the knot. After an eight-year engagement, the couple will marry on December 16 in London. Rumours circulated that the cigar-puffing Shanghai Tang supremo, 48, and his 36-year-old fiancee planned to wed this year on Valentine's Day at the Vatican, so at least the gossips ...

  4. Tsang's friends turn to God to celebrate chief's new role

    Posted Jul 10th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... that stirred a diplomatic row between the Vatican and Beijing. All this is history now, Mr Tsang would certainly say, given the recent thaw in the frosty relations between the Holy See and Beijing. ...

  5. Slice of life

    Posted May 10th 2005, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... Compiled by Virginia Maher From the South China Morning Post this week in 1981 Pope John Paul II was hit by three bullets when a gunman opened fire on him at close range in St Peter's Square in Rome. Vatican Radio said the bullets were removed in an operation at Gemelli Hospital and said they had 'struck no vital organs'. He was hit in the left hand, the right arm ...

  6. Recounting an enjoyable trip

    Posted Oct 11th 2004, 12:00am by Paul McGuire

    ... Thailand's most famous city 4. The Eiffel Tower is a landmark there 5. The river Thames runs through this city 6. The capital of Japan 7. The Vatican is a famous building in this city Answers 1. ...

  7. Demonisation of Donald Tsang has begun

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The funeral of Pope John Paul II attracted more than 100 world leaders to the Vatican to show their respects. It was a shame to read the pathetic anti-American letter 'Hypocrisy over Pope' ...

  8. Lads' night out

    Posted Oct 24th 2003, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... was seen tapping his feet to them when the band played at the Vatican in December 2001. The Sultan of Brunei forked out US$2.5 million for them to play a private show for his family. But for how ...



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