Veteran Xinhua journalist Peng Di, the first China correspondent to open a bureau in Washington after the United States established diplomatic ties with Beijing in 1979, died on Sunday, his family said. He was 91.Friday, 6 July, 2012, 12:00am
Veteran Xinhua journalist Peng Di, the first China correspondent to open a bureau in Washington after the United States established diplomatic ties with Beijing in 1979, died on Sunday, his family said. He was 91.6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Jayvie Agojo of the Philippines claimed her first Helene et Henri Hong Kong Ladies Open Amateur Championship at Fanling yesterday. Agojo, who qualified for this year's US Women's Amateur Open, fired a one-under-par round of 71 over the Old Course for a three-day total of 215 and a three-shot win.23 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
He's become the poster boy for the fight against corruption
Lawyer David Matas, who says Chinese officials are using Lai Changxing to deflect attention from their own crimes
Your wife has a very good left hook
British MP Tom Watson, after Rupert Murdoch's wife Wendi Deng slapped a protester who rushed at her husband24 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Imagine no e-mail, no mobile phone. Imagine being able to turn off all your communication devices and 'disappear' during the weekend.
The so-called 'disappear' act does not mean one becomes invisible and makes it difficult to be found. It is where one jumps out of his familiar environment, gets away from electronic gadgets and does something good for themselves.21 Dec 2010 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's Tang Peng and Jiang Tianyi received a boost ahead of the Asian Games, winning the men's doubles title at the Austrian Open on Sunday. They beat Jeong Sang-eun and Ryu Seung-min of South Korea 11-3, 9-11, 11-9, 11-7, 11-9 in their first Pro Tour final since arriving in Hong Kong in 2005.26 Oct 2010 - 12:00am
Prosecutors in Chongqing have exposed the wife of the municipality's disgraced former deputy police chief for spending heavily on luxury items and taking overseas trips roughly every two months during the past six years.
In fact, Liu Guanying - wife of Peng Changjian, the second-highest official involved in the 'anti-triad tornado' - especially liked shopping in Hong Kong.17 Mar 2010 - 12:00am
A young mainlander was jailed for two years yesterday for blackmailing his lover, a married Hong Kong woman, out of HK$1 million by threatening to expose their affair with a tape of them having sex. Peng Jun, 22, had pleaded guilty in the District Court to one count of blackmail. Peng, from Hunan province , had threatened to reveal the affair to the woman's husband.22 Nov 2008 - 12:00am
Peng Lei bought his first western bootleg cassette tape on the way home from school in Beijing one day in 1990. It was Bon Jovi. 'It was great to hear foreign music,' he says. 'But I didn't really like it.'24 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
China's hopeful march towards Olympic medals in women's tennis took its first tentative steps on two continents yesterday.
Down Under, the nation's number one Li Na emerged after a six-month injury lay-off to capture the Australian hard-court championship - her first WTA Tour title since 2004.6 Jan 2008 - 12:00am