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  1. Politics in the blood

    Posted Jan 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... B. J. Lee, Seoul It seems that South Koreans love violent sports, if not violence itself. Every night, TV channels show hours of combative sports, such as wrestling. More recently, ... a K-1 gym in Seoul. To capitalise on this popularity, several top sports stars have defected to K-1. These include an Olympic silver medalist in judo and a top Korean-stylewrestler. Wrestling ...

  2. Next time, Mugabe's wife could face action

    Posted Mar 31st 2009, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... in the face and tried to wrestle his camera away after he took pictures of her in Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, on January 15. ...

  3. Tougher job

    Posted Oct 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Kerry Brown

    ... stability and prosperity, the new, different and weaker Beijing leadership is going to have to start wrestling with massive issues of political and social reform put on hold by their predecessors ... and creating space for civil society to operate. The economic work was the easy part. Now the new generation of leaders in place from 2012 will need to wrestle with the fundamental issues of how ...

  4. Briton ready to scale new heights

    Posted Jul 29th 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... sacred mountains which is famous for its steep cliffs. Houlding said the climb was much harder than he anticipated and called it 'almost impossible'. 'It was tree wrestling more ...

  5. e-pal

    Posted Sep 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... time, I like playing computer games. Sometimes I help my parents with housework. I also like sports- swimming and arm wrestling are my favourites. At the weekend, my friends and I go to the gym. ...

  6. A foil for the West without even trying

    Posted Oct 01st 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... of the ideographic writing system, along with a symbolic logic to wrestle clear and distinct ideas from confused Indo-European languages. Voltaire (at least in his early and middle career), believed ...

  7. Catching up with the past

    Posted Sep 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Patrick Brzeski 'I suppose it was a deep fear of ignorance- both of the big events of the past and the world as it is.' Professor Frank Dikotter- chair of humanities at University of Hong Kong, author of nine books, speaker of six languages, renowned historian and all-round likeable guy- has been wrestling to explain what drew him to his calling. Ironically, ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Mar 11th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... wrestling with was a planned stopover in Hong Kong, aka the Hollywood of the East. After all, who would he meet? With Tung Chee-hwa now officially on his way out, The Donald had better start bulking ...

  9. Wild, wild east

    Posted Jul 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Glenn A. Baker

    ... festival, a showcase of Mongolians' equestrian skills, archery, wrestling and knuckle-bone throwing. There's something exhilarating about watching ranks of traditionally dressed riders ...

  10. Beijing must shake off that know-it-all attitude

    Posted Apr 27th 2008, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... and accreditation could not get access without a struggle. One accredited international journalist- with ID visible- had to wrestle past People's Armed Police guards near the assigned media entrance ...




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