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It’s time to drop Hong Kong’s political reform sideshows

The more uncompromising pan-democrats have made public nomination their be-all-and-end-all. Mainland authorities have insisted publicly any chief executive must be a “patriot”. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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It’s official: bureaucrats speak a different language

Go ahead, fuel the already hostile sentiment between Hongkongers and mainlanders. That’s what the Education Bureau did on its website by dismissing Cantonese as “a Chinese dialect that is not an official language”. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Air in Sham Shui Po ‘so polluted it’s unsafe’: green group

Half of the residents in Sham Shui Po breathe in more pollutants than the World Health Organisation deems safe and government figures are not showing the real picture, an environmental concern group says. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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It’s crowded enough already! Locals not keen on predicted 70m tourists

While a Tourism Commission report has suggested Hong Kong can cope with a projected 70 million visitors in 2017, residents and tourists seemed less confident yesterday. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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It’s time for calendar makers to bring themselves up to date

I have just finished doing something politically correct, albeit not very environmentally friendly. What is worse, I find myself doing the same thing every year at this time. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Health chief says it’s possible more Hongkongers have H7N9 bird flu

Food and Health Secretary Dr Ko Wing-man on Thursday did not out the possibility that more Hongkongers might be have the deadly H7N9 virus after a Hong Kong patient came down with the avian flu following a mainland trip. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Poor and elderly in Hong Kong? It’s worse than you think

Hong Kong’s elderly are not only the poorest people in the city, they are among the poorest in the developed world. Close to a third of people aged 65 and over are classified as poor, according to calculations released by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service yesterday. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Do these two know what it’s like on the other side?

Whose side should Public Eye take? The side of property tycoon Ronnie Chan Chichung, who slammed the financial secretary as a great sinner for hoarding instead of spending the people’s money on social problems? Or John Tsang Chun-wah, who defended himself with the tired line that he must spend public money prudently? Full News here […]

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It’s never a dull day at the concert with McDull

Live music, storytelling and animation are much-loved features of Hong Kong Sinfonietta’s McDull project. But to tell six stories through 15 segments of orchestral music within 75 minutes is a daunting task, and the laughter elicited from the 1,400 audience members, young and old, was a testament to the mastermind behind the production. Full News here […]

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It’s not an ad, it’s a tribute, says Bruce Lee’s daughter as she hits back at critics

In an exclusive interview with the Post, Bruce Lee’s daughter Shannon Lee has responded to criticism, saying that a recent Johnnie Walkie ad starring her father’s likeness is meant to be a tribute Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Chongqing showing Hong Kong it’s back in business after Bo scandal

Chongqing mayor Huang Qifan will lead a large business delegation to Hong Kong early next week to attract new investment as the mainland city seeks to rebound from the scandal-tainted era of its former party boss Bo Xilai . People familiar with the matter said Huang would promote several sectors, including financial services, public housing, […]

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It’s a boy! First baby of 2013 born at St Teresa’s Hospital

For the second time in five years, Hong Kong’s new year baby was born to local parents instead of mainlanders who have been coming here to give birth. The cry of a newborn boy pierced the air at St Teresa’s Hospital 25 minutes after midnight yesterday – marking the arrival of the city’s first baby […]

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It’s 12/12/12! Marry Me!

From Las Vegas to Hong Kong to Kuala Lumpur, couples lined up to exchange vows Wednesday, betting that it’s auspicious to be married on 12/12/12, the last “triple date” of the century. Full News here – Scene Asia » Hong Kong

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Chinese elite politics: It’s still a man’s world

BEIJING (AP) — A glance at history suggests it’s easier for a Chinese woman to orbit Earth than to land a spot on the highest rung of Chinese politics. In June, a 33-year-old air force major marked a major feminist milestone by becoming the first Chinese woman to travel in space. With a once-a-decade leadership […]

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As astronauts bid farewell, it’s all about the women

China’s first female in space and her two colleagues on board the Shenzhou IX rocket bid an apt farewell to Hong Kong yesterday, when it was all about the women. Full News here – Home/News/Hong Kong

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