• Thu
  • Jul 24, 2014
  • Updated: 2:11pm

George W. Bush

A Good Week for ... , April 28, 2013

Rowan Varty was invited to become the first Hong Kong representative to play for the Barbarians.

Sunday, 28 April, 2013, 5:02am

Who said it?

Each society needs some crazy people for it to improve

Ng Wai-tung, on giving up a lucrative banking career to become a social worker

 

I just love to play golf

Golf prodigy Ye Wocheng, 12, who is set to become the youngest player ever to appear in a European Tour event

 

27 Apr 2013 - 3:31am

George W. Bush says painting has changed his life

Former US president George W. Bush says his new painting hobby has changed his life. Bush, 66, said that he wanted to keep learning even in retirement, to follow the example of his father, ex-president George H.W. Bush.

26 Apr 2013 - 3:14am

Who said it?

Our government will take every step to protect the national integrity and security.

25 Apr 2013 - 3:03am

Bitter lessons of war in Iraq

The drumbeats of war were thundering loudly this day 10 years ago. Then US president George W. Bush and British prime minister Tony Blair had for months been making their case for the invasion of Iraq.

19 Mar 2013 - 5:33am 2 comments

Iraq looks back on a decade without peace after shock and awe

It has been more than six years since a bomb ripped away the eyes from Shams Karim, killed her mother and left the little girl, now seven, blind and disfigured for life. Psychiatric drugs help control her outbursts of crying and screaming.

19 Mar 2013 - 3:59am

Protest against US drone war disrupts Senate hearing

Protesters shouting their opposition to US drone attacks forced a halt to a US Senate hearing on Thursday on the nomination for the next CIA director, with police escorting demonstrators out of the hall.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Japan's next premier Shinzo Abe refers to Obama as 'Bush'

Japan's presumptive premier Shinzo Abe got his US leaders mixed up yesterday, when he told business chiefs he had been speaking to "President Bush" after a phone call from Barack Obama.

The blunder came in one of Abe's first speeches since his landslide victory in weekend polls that saw his Liberal Democratic Party returned to power.

19 Dec 2012 - 4:26am

How ex-president George W. Bush is shaping race for the White House

He does not speak on the stump or appear in television ads. Campaign audiences rarely hear his name.

But aside from Barack Obama and Mitt Romney, no one has shaped the 2012 election more than George W. Bush - on the economy and on the foreign policy issues in the spotlight during the final presidential debate on Monday.

24 Oct 2012 - 4:41am

Try Blair and Bush over lies to start Iraq war, Desmond Tutu urges

Archbishop Desmond Tutu called yesterday for British ex-leader Tony Blair and former US president George W. Bush to face trial in The Hague for their role in the Iraq war.

3 Sep 2012 - 5:16am

Pages