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  1. Brand story: Clive Christian

    Posted Aug 14th 2007, 12:00am by Susan Schwartz

    ... Susan Schwartz What is it? Clive Christian is a revival of a traditional perfumery that uses only precious ingredients in their most concentrated forms. Who are the creators? Founded by British interior designer Clive Christian in 1999 after his eldest daughter, Victoria, discovered an original 1800s bottle from the Crown Perfumery under the floorboards of a manor house. ...

  2. Christian delegation to visit patriarch in Turkey

    Posted Apr 09th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Christian leaders will embark on a historic trip to Turkey next week, where they will meet the international leader of the Orthodox Church to discuss greater co-operation and unity. Anglican bishop Thomas Soo Yee-po, president of the Christian Council, will lead a nine-member delegation to Istanbul tomorrow, where they will meet Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew. ...

  3. Furore over gay bishop highlights plight of Christians whose sexual orientation is regarded as a sickness

    Posted Oct 20th 2007, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... a ministry since arriving in Hong Kong more than 14 months ago. The furore around Robinson, in Hong Kong this weekend, has highlighted the plight of many gay Christians. 'Being a gay Christian is like being caught between a rock and a hard place,' says Alfred, who has been a Christian for most of his life and found refuge in the Blessed Minority Christian Fellowship. Many have ...

  4. America's duty to a historic Christian community

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Doug Bandow

    ... Doug Bandow Iraq is a mess, as even US President George W. Bush has finally acknowledged, and has become a particularly dangerous place for religious minorities, such as Christians ... been the status of Iraq's non-Muslims. To raise awareness of their plight, the group Christians for Assyrians of Iraq held a rally in Washington in early December. Christianity predates ...

  5. Christian spirit as replica Bounty settles into charity berth with Hong Kong Resorts

    Posted Nov 13th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Phoebe Cheng. There's no evidence of Captain Bligh or Fletcher Christian, but the Bounty has been docked at the back of Discovery Bay for about two weeks. An eagle-eyed reader informed us of the curious tall ship and we followed up the sighting with DB's main landlord, Hong Kong Resorts. They confirmed ...

  6. 45 Christians held for blasphemy

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Fabio Scarpello

    ... Fabio Scarpello in Denpasar Up to 45 Christians have been arrested in the East Javanese province of Malang for allegedly making a videotape in which the Koran is treated as the source ... relief, which describes itself as 'an interdenominational Christian organisation to help Christians in their growth'. The police believe the recording was made during a gathering of LPMI ...

  7. Christian students vow to save sex for wedlock

    Posted Feb 12th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... by several hundred Christian tertiary institute and university students who gathered in Chater Garden for a ceremony hosted by the groups Holy.Net in Youth and the Hong Kong Sex Culture Society. ... to Christianity. But Jo Lee Wai-yee of the Society for the Study of Sexualities and Sexual Politics said it was unhealthy for young people to suppress their sexual desires. 'The religious group has ...

  8. Christians fight to control schools

    Posted Jul 14th 2007, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... Liz Gooch As Catholics prepare legal battle, Anglicans and Methodists dig heels in over order Hong Kong's largest Christian organisations are maintaining their defiance of a government requirement to implement a new school-based management system, hoping the new education officials might review the decision. As the Catholic diocese of Hong Kong prepares for a High Court ...

  9. Choice of bishop a sign sides are edging closer

    Posted Sep 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The ordination of Father Joseph Li Shan as bishop of Beijing with the Pope's blessing is encouraging for the future of Sino-Vatican relations. It is the first appointment in the country's highest-profile diocese to be approved by both the Holy S ...

  10. Head over heels

    Posted Dec 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Glamour queens in Hong Kong had their prayers answered when celebrity favourite Christian Louboutin opened his first boutique (right) here last month. Featuring his sexy footwear with its ... This service is limited to only 20 pairs of shoes in Hong Kong and is available until the end of the month. Christian Louboutin, 7 On Lan Street, Central, tel: 2118 0016. ...




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