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  1. White House keeps door open on pardon for Libby

    Posted Jul 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Associated Press in Washington Bush believes jail time for aide would be excessive The White House yesterday declined to rule out the possibility of a pardon for former vice-presidential ... decision left some Democrats enraged. 'Libby's conviction was the one faint glimmer of accountability for White House efforts to manipulate intelligence and silence critics of the Iraq ...

  2. Fujian official joined petition against chemical plant

    Posted Jul 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen A senior official in Fujian was among those who signed a petition against a planned chemical plant that triggered a big white-collar demonstration in Xiamen last month, a Hong ... criticised the deputy governor, the centre said. Even so, a secretary to the governor confirmed Mr Wang had signed the petition but denied his superiors on the provincial level had been criticising ...

  3. Petition over property prices gains momentum

    Posted Jan 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The signature campaign echoes an online petition organised by Shenzhen businessman Zou Tao last April in which he called for a three-year boycott of commercial housing projects to help bring down ... Chow Chung-yan in Shenzhen and Alice Yan Internet bolsters signature campaign calling for more affordable housing A signature campaign expressing concern about soaring house prices has won ...

  4. Chow Yun-fat signs pier petition

    Posted Apr 29th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chow, wearing a cap and white tracksuit, arrived at the pier at 4.30am in a minivan when most of the 10 activists, who have been there since Thursday, were still sleeping. 'How are you guys ... asking him to sign a petition, they asked: 'May I take a picture with you? Would you mind us taking a video with you?' Yip Po-lam, a social worker who belongs to new conservation group ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Jan 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... developers to focus on lower-density luxury housing. There would not be a housing shortage, he said. Bankruptcy petitions up 6pc in December Personal bankruptcy petitions last month totalled 762, ... Drop in number of new private flats unsold The number of new private flats unsold stood at 59,000 at the end of last month, a drop of 6,000 from the end of the previous quarter, a Housing ...

  6. Lamma parents start petition over zoning changes

    Posted Jan 27th 2007, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... and separate children from their friends. They are calling on the ESF to reconsider its decision and have started a petition that has attracted about 280 signatures. In a letter sent to the ESF ... neighbours. The ESF's head of parent and student services, Chris Forse, said applications for Kennedy School had grown as new housing developments in Cyberport and Belcher's were completed. ...

  7. Into the white

    Posted Apr 08th 2007, 12:00am by Holly Suan

    ... Stylist Holly Suan Gray This season's essential colour can be found on everything from flowing feminine dresses to edgy modern shapes. Delicate fabric details and daring accessories complete the look. That page: dress from Giorgio Armani, Chater House, Central (inquiries: 2532 7700). This page: dress (HK$9,200) by Sharon Wauchob, necklace (HK$4,150) by Goti and chain rings ...

  8. A clean slate

    Posted Sep 13th 2007, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... is there. 6) White goods a) Large electrical items for the house such as cookers and fridges. b) Special presents that you wrap up in expensive white paper. White adjectives What does the white ... Exercises by John Millen We often take the colour white for granted. But it is much more than just a background colour. White nouns Take a look at these important white nouns and decide ...

  9. Snow White and the Seven Dwarves

    Posted Jun 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Purple Turtle Theatre Group presents the fairy tale about a princess who is forced to flee her evil stepmother. Today, noon, Grappa's Cellar, B/F Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, HK$165 (advance), HK$180 (door). Inquiries: 2520 6568 ...

  10. Six injured in housing demonstration

    Posted Jun 04th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... increases in the Housing (Amendment) Bill. The six injured were discharged after treatment at Ruttonjee Hospital. A few demonstrators managed to post petition letters on a gate. ... Agnes Lam Five police officers and a protester were injured yesterday when demonstrators tried to break into a compound leading to housing chief Michael Suen Ming-yeung's Happy Valley ...




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