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Islam in Uzbekistan

Talking points

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

Easy win expected for NZ's ruling party

Saturday, 26 November, 2011, 12:00am

Truth about financial mess must be laid bare

George Orwell once said that 'the great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish squirting out ink.'

25 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

The Islamist: Why I Joined Radical Islam in Britain, What I Saw Inside and Why I Left

The Islamist: Why I Joined Radical Islam in Britain, What I Saw Inside and Why I Left

by Ed Hussain

Penguin, HK$148

London's East End was an infamous ghetto, a Dickensian abyss that attracted writers, and criminals, through the ages.

9 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Schools, parents should set mix of Chinese, English

As expected, our education officials used the results of the latest Form Five Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination (HKCEE) to trumpet the success of the mother-tongue instruction policy ('Switch to teaching in Chinese 'vindicated'', August 10).

15 Aug 2005 - 12:00am