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There is no one-stop answer to poverty. The matter has become deep-rooted and complicated

HKU academic Nelson Chow on the city's poverty line

 

Tuesday, 11 December, 2012, 1:49am

FA's Bernstein calls for life bans for violent soccer fans

English Football Association chairman David Bernstein wants fans who "hijack" matches with bad behaviour to be handed life bans.

The FA chief spoke in the aftermath of Sunday's heated Manchester derby which saw United defender Rio Ferdinand struck by a coin thrown from the crowd and nine others charged by police in connection with the match.

11 Dec 2012 - 2:31am

Vidic may return for United against CFR Cluj

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is hoping to welcome back captain Nemanja Vidic for his side's final Champions League group game against Romanian side CFR Cluj tonight.

The 31-year-old Serbian defender returned to training last week after undergoing knee surgery in September that has kept him out of action.

5 Dec 2012 - 2:16am

Manchester Utd seek Braga victory to secure Champions League progress

Manchester United can avenge the embarrassment of last year's Champions League group-stage exit with a victory in Braga tonight, while Barcelona can also secure their passage to the knockout stage by beating Celtic.

7 Nov 2012 - 12:13am

Rio Ferdinand faces punishment after snubbing anti-racism T-shirt

Alex Ferguson has vowed to deal with his defender Rio Ferdinand after he refused to wear a "Kick Racism Out of Football" T-shirt before Manchester United's 4-2 victory over Stoke at Old Trafford.

22 Oct 2012 - 3:41am