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Rudy Giuliani

For two HK survivors of 9/11, a long journey from guilt to solace

Monica hopes that after today she will have achieved something she has searched for over the past 10 years - closure.

Sunday, 11 September, 2011, 12:00am

Six degrees

Bill Bratton (below), the former New York, Los Angeles and Boston police chief, says he's interested in the job of Britain's Metropolitan Police commissioner. Famed for his zero-tolerance approach to policing, Bratt was touted for the job following the recent riots in London.

21 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Cab Chat

Wong Yau-ming, 62, feels the criticism of the pay packets of the new political appointees is unjustified

14 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Mayor's leadership after 9/11 could make him president

He put the bite back in the rotting Big Apple, cracking down on crime, cleaning up decaying neighbourhoods and putting the unemployed to work. Then came September 11 and, overnight, New York's mayor was rechristened as America's mayor.

9 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

Is New York's Mr Fixit ready to run for the White House?

Six years ago, few people rated Michael Bloomberg's chances of stepping into Rudolph Giuliani's shoes as mayor of New York. The self-funded media mogul was regarded as a political wild card.

17 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Fishy business

The beloved Fulton Fish Market stinks. Its decrepit premises in Lower Manhattan, where it has been since 1822, are largely open to the elements. So the city's decision to shift it to a massive new edifice in the Bronx was supposed to reduce the stench on the streets. But another kind of odour - just as tough on the nostrils - is now delaying the move.

1 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Aliens invade New York

Republicans have rarely shown any great affection for New York. Former president Gerald Ford's attitude was summarised in the famous newspaper headline, 'Ford To City: Drop Dead', in the 1970s. The sniping continues 30 years later. Just last week, Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert claimed that the city's attempts to win financial aid after September 11 were 'unseemly'.

30 Aug 2004 - 12:00am



Louden Up Now


Across two sets at last weekend's Fuji Festival in Japan, !!! (or Chk Chk Chk, or any sound repeated three times, if you prefer) captivated their audiences with an irresistible show of funk force.

8 Aug 2004 - 12:00am


Rudy: The Rudy Giuliani Story

Cinemax, 10.55pm

11 Sep 2003 - 12:00am



by Rudolph W. Giuliani

Miramax $76

17 Aug 2003 - 12:00am

DVD reviews

Rudy: The Rudy Giuliani Story

Starring: James Woods, Penelope Ann Miller, Michelle Nolden

Director: Robert Dornhelm

22 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

New Yorkers begin burying dead as hope fades

Updated at 12.53pm: New Yorkers have begun burying their dead as hope fades for finding survivors among the 4,957 people missing after the attack on the World Trade Centre.

Mayor Rudy Giuliani said the rescue efforts will continue, but that the situation looked increasingly grim.

17 Sep 2001 - 12:00am

Giuliani drama may herald new role

It is being billed as 'Hamlet on the Hudson'. The sudden tortured sensitivity from New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani - formerly seen as one of America's toughest big-city politicians - is now the talk of the nation.

22 May 2000 - 12:00am

Cost of crime-fighting

As far as civil disobedience goes, the daily scene outside the New York City police department's headquarters has the choreographed quality of a Jackie Chan fight sequence.

Protesters, most of them black and many well-known local figures, virtually line up with their arms outstretched to be handcuffed.

25 Mar 1999 - 12:00am

Political rivals talking rubbish

IT is difficult to think of New Jersey without thinking of New York City. The self-styled 'Garden State' does, after all, owe much of its economic base to its residents who work in the Big Apple and its businesses which make their money there.

6 Dec 1998 - 12:00am