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Aung San

Who said it?

I suppose I do have a stubborn streak in me

Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, in an address at the London School of Economics

Thursday, 21 June, 2012, 12:00am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Suu Kyi heads for Europe to deliver 1991 Nobel speech

13 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Immortal Words

Immortal Words by Terry Breverton Quercus (e-book)

6 May 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

Politics is an issue of give and take. We are not giving up, we are just yielding to the aspirations of the people

Aung San Suu Kyi relents over taking an oath of loyalty to Myanmar's constitution

We've got a lot of work to do and we know that

Australian Finance Minister Penny Wong on the ruling Labor Party's poor showing in the polls

1 May 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

We hope that this will be the beginning of a new era

Myanmar's opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, on the results of Sunday's by-elections

I know people from Argentina, I've worked with them and I'm even friends with the guy who blew me up

Falklands War veteran Simon Weston

3 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

A woman with resolve

Family or nation? That's the monumental question Luc Besson asks in his biopic on human rights activist Aung San Suu Kyi (Michelle Yeoh). The Lady dwells on her legacy as a pro-democracy advocate, and loving wife and mother.

5 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

The crimes by Kaing Guek Eav were undoubtedly among the worst in recorded human history

A judge ruling on an appeal by Duch (pictured), who ran the Khmer Rouge's Tuol Sleng prison

Trump is such a cartoon character, an endorsement - no matter who he chooses - is like Bugs Bunny making an endorsement

4 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

City Digest

Aung San Suu Kyi gets HKU honorary degree

1 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

I don't think the pace of change is as fast as a lot of us would like it to be but ... I don't think it's too slow

Aung San Suu Kyi on Myanmar's political reforms

I want to thank my mother-in-law for giving me a good wife to encourage me to be brave and insist on Taiwan sovereignty

7 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Snap decisions

Some professional photographers pine for the good old days of film, when images emerged on paper in a small darkened room after spending time sloshing about in potent chemicals. Not Robin Moyer. He relishes the digital age. 'People who say they prefer film to digital are not purists - more stupid than purist. I don't understand why anyone would want to shoot film any more. It's so limiting.

9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Quotes of the week

I am very confident if we work together ... there will be no turning back from the road to democracy

Myanmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi after talks with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

An unbalanced recovery would be better than a balanced recession

Vice-Premier Wang Qishan on the grim state of the global economy

4 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Who said it?

I am very confident if we work together ... there will be no turning back from the road to democracy

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, after talks with US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

It is one minute to 12 and is therefore of the utmost importance that there will [be] a strong handling of the euro crisis

3 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Who said it?

China and Burma are neighbours and we will always be neighbours ... Because of that we are particularly anxious that our relations should be good

Myanmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi

First we have to know whose rules we are talking about

15 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Democracy icon never strays from beliefs

When the word 'icon' becomes affixed to a figure on the international stage, it is inevitably accompanied by a growing sense of unknowability. It denotes an aura, a separation from normal existence. It seems harder to get a feel for what they are really like, what makes them tick.

30 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Quotes of the week

As two great nations we have the opportunity to provide leadership for the world

Gary Locke, new U.S. ambassador to China, speaking in Beijing

I worry our new doctors will not have enough skill and experience. All they will have is enough sleep

Hong Kong Surgeon Lo Chung-mau on doctors' working hours

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

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