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  1. Lifestyle - Health

    Mercury is toxic, but is still used in amalgam fillings

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:45am by Kate Whitehead

    ... metals and cement production, and incineration. This mercury is deposited onto land and into water, where micro-organisms convert some of it to methylmercury, a highly toxic organic form ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Solitary refinement: Bagan, Myanmar's architectural city of wonders

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by Daniel Allen

    ... Colonial-style rooms, spa and pool. tharabargate.com Thiripitsaya Sanctuary Resort Myanmese-style luxury on the banks of the Irrawaddy River. Features cooking classes, spa and pool. ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - ECONOMICS

    Book review: Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism, by David Harvey

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57pm by David Wilson

    ... austerity. Read: mandatory self-denial for the masses while the banks are bailed out when they blunder, he writes. If only his writing had the sharp, smart charm of his lectures. Harvey can ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS REVIEW

    Review: Antony Gormley

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 10:06am by John Batten

    ... after a US investment bank asked its landlord, Hong Kong Land, the major sponsor of the display, to cancel its involvement after a member of the bank's staff recently jumped to his death ... banks, post-2008, could also embrace. Within the gallery, Gormley intentionally uses the empty spaces surrounding his sculpture as integral to his own physical interventions. Thus Form, ...

  5. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Bordeaux throws up surprises for 2013 vintage after a patchy growing season

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 12:20pm by Jane Anson

    ... at Chateau Pichon Comtesse in Pauillac and 98 per cent cabernet sauvignon at both Chateau Margaux and Chateau Lafite Rothschild. As to whether this is a left bank or right bank vintage, ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - Food & drink

    The corkscrew: by a nose

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:45pm by Nellie Ming Lee

    ... Nellie Ming Lee Nellie Ming Lee I always like to see younger folk appreciating wine. Last month, at the Grand Hyatt, in Wan Chai, I observed the local heat of the Left Bank Bordeaux Cup, held by La Commanderie du Bontemps, which covers the wines of Medoc, Graves, Sauternes and Barsac. Local universities all sent teams of three. An oral exam was followed by three rounds of blind ...

  7. News - World - ART

    Italy recovers stolen Gauguin that hung in man's kitchen for 40 years

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:41am by AFP

    ... to investigate art thefts in 1969, the first in the world, which is situated in a baroque palace in the centre of Rome's bustling tourist centre. The heritage police manages the largest data bank ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - POSTCARD NEW YORK

    Postcard: New York

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 04:21pm by STEPHEN APPLEBAUM

    ... a bank for them. Instead, they took 11 years to complete the project. "We should have thought about it," Berg said at the Berlin International Film Festival. It wouldn't be the first time Wojtowicz had robbed a bank for altruistic reasons. On August 22, 1972, he held up a Brooklyn branch of Chase Manhattan to pay for his troubled "wife", Ernest Aron, to have ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Mother of three turns family and a passion for travel into a new career

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 09:12am by JENNI MARSH

    ... The idea for the books came to Demenge while she was still living in New York, working as a banking lawyer. "Before we had children, my husband and I had loved to travel. When the youngest ... after, her husband was asked to set up the Hong Kong branch of his law firm, Proskauer Rose, and the couple relocated. "It was 2008," she says, "not such a great time for a banking ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The Contest of the Century, by Geoff Dyer

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... of the world's biggest foreign investors and providers of capital. Between 2005 and 2011, it lent US$75 billion to Latin America, more than the World Bank, the US government and the Inter-American Development Bank combined. From 2007 to 2012, the China Development Bank lent US$42.5 billion to Venezuela, one of the world's biggest oil producers. "China is quietly setting up ...




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