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  1. Magazines - Style - LUST-HAVE

    Crafty minds

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 08:11pm

    ... that nature has created. The Scarab Bunch Earrings, made of real scarab wings and 18ct yellow gold, take inspiration from ancient Egypt, HK$81,430 5. CVSTOS Featuring highperformance materials ...

  2. News - World - POLLUTION

    Unilever face scrubs to dump tiny plastic beads that pollute oceans

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... to remove dead skin cells is believed to date back to ancient Egypt and is popular as a way of maintaining a healthy and clean skin and unblocking pores. But traditional methods using loofahs, ...

  3. British museum's treasures from the past on display in HK

    Posted Oct 30th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... the exhibition spans more than two million years of works Diverse cultures, such as ancient Egypt, Rome and Greece as well as the artistic styles of European, African, American and Asian art, ...

  4. The Puppet Masters

    Posted Nov 20th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Compiled by Tim Cribb The Puppet Masters by John Hughes-Wilson Cassell, $144 Subtitled 'Spies, Traitors and the Real Forces Behind World Events', former intelligence officer John Hughes-Wilson offers a history of early espionage from ancient Egypt through the Middle Ages to Lord Walsingham, the spymaster of Elizabeth I. It really gets going in more recent times, with Wellington, ...


    Posted Aug 13th 2005, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... items from the stall 'Look at ancient Egypt. The pharaohs even forced people to build pyramids like slaves. The renovation at Government House is just a trivial matter.' Legislator ...

  6. Things looking up for retiring official

    Posted Sep 09th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... believed it would mature over the next seven to eight years. 'I also hope that social harmony will continue. Just like the seven years of famine in ancient Egypt, we suffered over the past ... Jimmy Cheung Retiring Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs Shelley Lee Lai-kuen yesterday likened Hong Kong's recent tribulations to the 'seven years' famine in ancient ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - ARCHAEOLOGY

    Carbon dating establishes timeline for first Egyptian pharaohs

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of Ancient Egypt, and suggests that Egypt formed far more rapidly than was previously thought." Aha and his seven successors ruled over a territory spanning a similar area to Egypt today, ... of tools have pinpointed the crucial time in world history when Egypt emerged as a distinct state. Experts have wrangled for decades as to when turbulent upper and lower Egypt were brought together ...

  8. Ancient values, customs and morals explored

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... power, representing a king, sometimes a queen, with a body of a lion. Flanking temple doorways and processional avenues in ancient Egypt, sphinx statues served as guardians that kept enemies ... to the eaves of a roof on an ancient Greek temple in Italy. Greek and Etruscan buildings often featured such tiles, which were also highly decorative, to ward off evil. Also on display ...

  9. HK's great pyramid scheme

    Posted Jun 05th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Team gets the go-ahead to use a Mars-inspired robot to try to unravel one of ancient Egypt's deepest secrets A joint expedition to unravel one of the biggest mysteries of ancient Egypt, using technology developed in Hong Kong, has been approved by Cairo's guardian of the pharaohs' treasures. Zahi Hawass, secretary-general of Egypt's Supreme Council ...

  10. Beware wealth's flight to safety in turbulent 2012

    Posted Jan 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... prosperity. Today, its pyramids attract tourists. But 4,500 years is a long wait for investment break-even. As in ancient Egypt, governments direct China's resources. It is hard to find any ... ghost cities attest to misguided stimulus of investment, with another banking crisis already on the cards. China's misallocation of capital is so massive that it brings to mind ancient ...




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