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  1. The Bloody White Baron

    Posted May 04th 2008, 12:00am by Edward Peters

    ... Ed Peters The Bloody White Baron by James Palmer Faber & Faber, HK$288 Whether muscular Christians such as white rajah James Brooke or demented psychopaths such as the apocalyptic ... less than willing to mount a second attack, was promptly buried alive. And this is what Ungern did to people on his own side. The Bloody White Baron was, to put it bluntly, mad. He identified ...

  2. life in the old dog yet

    Posted Jan 06th 2008, 12:00am by James Whittle

    ... with James Whittle Do battle in sky-high dogfights with Snoopy vs the Red Baron, an aerial combat game from United States-based developer Smart Bomb Interactive and Japanese publisher ... in on Snoopy's fantastical dream. Snoopy vs the Red Baron lets players climb into the cockpit to pilot the Peanuts top dog's famous Sopwith Camel - a first world war British single-seat fighter ...

  3. New name for Scotland

    Posted Sep 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Colin Montgomerie will have a new partner in Alastair Forysth as Scotland seek back-to-back titles at the 2008 Omega Mission Hills World Cup in Shenzhen from November 27-30. 'Monty' and Marc Warren claimed the title last year after edging the US. Scotland have a strong record in the World Cup, having narrowly missed out in 2006 when they lost to Germany in a play-off. ...

  4. From the vault: 1961

    Posted Jun 01st 2008, 12:00am by Peter Walbrook

    ... Peter Walbrook Blast of Silence Starring: Allen Baron, Molly McCarthy, Larry Tucker Director: Allen Baron The film: Some of the most critically acclaimed, innovative and influential films ... and originality, too, are often born of limited financial resources. A rare American example of this was Allen Baron's Blast of Silence (1961), which is now hailed by many critics as the last American ...

  5. Hotel staff jailed over illegal commissions

    Posted Oct 10th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Four concierge staff of the Marco Polo Gateway hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui were jailed for two months for accepting advantages for referring guests to Baron Kay's Tailor in Mody Road. Wong Hing-cheung, 60, Yeung Wing-wai, 32, Cheng Chi-chiu, 59, and Leung Siu-ho, 45, were also ordered to pay HK$1,000 each to the hotel. They had pleaded guilty to accepting advantages. ...

  6. Tailor, hotel staff named in bribery cases

    Posted Jun 24th 2008, 12:00am by Dan Kadison, Vivienne Chow

    ... In the first case, the Independent Commission Against Corruption alleged that between December 2001 and January last year, the proprietor and three employees of Baron Kay's Tailor conspired ... Hong Kong - in return for them referring hotel guests. The ICAC named the defendants as George Kay Wai-ming, 48, proprietor of Baron Kay's Tailor; salesman Ngai Yan-lung, 61; and accounts ...

  7. A Mysterious Affair of Style

    Posted Nov 16th 2008, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... is borrowed, from Agatha Christie's debut novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles. Some of the characters will ring bells too: the first victim, Alastair Farejohn, could be Alfred Hitchcock's ...

  8. Dished up

    Posted Nov 13th 2008, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... with the winery's Cuvee du Baron Red 2003, and a cheese course served with the Cuvee du Baron Red 1989. The dinner costs HK$888 plus 10 per cent. Bookings: 3151 7125 1/5 Nuevo in Wan Chai hosts a dinner ...

  9. Celebrity tailor and three staff in court on hotel bribery charges

    Posted Jun 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Renaissance Kowloon Hotel Hong Kong, Marco Polo Hong Kong Hotel and Marriot Hong Kong- between December 1, 2001, and January 4 last year. Baron Kay's Tailor in Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, has been ... Metropolis, Chan Wing-yin, 46, admitted to conspiring with others to receive bribes from Baron Kay's Tailor between January 2004 and November 2006 for referring customers. Chan's sentencing ...

  10. HSBC faces hiring challenges from strong yuan

    Posted Apr 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... resources experts. 'Companies with a global network may look for talent overseas to work in China instead,' said Jerry Chang, a director of international headhunter Barons. 'By reason ... to launch locally incorporated businesses. Since then, about 15 foreign banks have obtained licences. According to Barons' estimate, the average salary of Chinese banking executives has surged ...




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