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  1. Publisher vows to fight on amid official pressure

    Posted Nov 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is known for its outspoken articles by senior party officials and liberals. The magazine's name, which literally translates to 'Chinese spring/autumn', is a reference to history. Mr ... Sichuan during the latter part of the Cultural Revolution. Without mentioning Zhao's political encounters during and after the June 4, 1989, Tiananmen Square crackdown, Mr Sun reflected ...

  2. The first step to creating a space station

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

    ... are maintaining air pressure. Then they will gradually reduce the cabin pressure to zero pascals. If the suit springs a leak or a glove is blown off, they have to respond quickly to repressurise. If all ... of the air out and returned at the brink of heatstroke with his clothes drenched in sweat. Three months later, Ed White became the first American to walk in space and encountered no less daunting ...

  3. On style, she rules

    Posted Sep 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... stores have cleared their spring-summer merchandise, you're even less likely to find the stripy cotton your heart desires. If you rush, you might still find women's trouser suits ... leather travel wallet. I'd better upgrade that passenger.' Anyway, the discreet, sleek Italian brand, Valextra (shop G8, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2118 2013) crafts luxury leather ...

  4. Filmmaker plots new life as a farmer

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... (HK$ 18,200) a year and requires members to contribute labour at least one day per season, either planting in the spring or harvesting in autumn. Why did you come to Beijing and start your farm ... of our rubbish from going to landfills. Instead, it can be composted and placed back into the soil. What about the problems you encountered on the farm? Running a farm is no easy task, ...

  5. HK out to burst giant-killer Kenya's bubble

    Posted Mar 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... remains confident. 'Kenya are the French of sevens rugby. They can be really good or really bad. It depends on which side comes out tomorrow. Hopefully we can spring a surprise,' ... the away game as one of the dirtiest in his career. Tunisian captain Abbas Kerfani, who played in both games on the wing, downplayed suggestions that today's encounter could be a grudge ...

  6. Riverside property attracts shrewd investors

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of development, with completion due by spring/summer next year. Aquarius House is centrally located on the south side of the river. The area is enjoying a revival thanks to mixed-use regeneration projects ... to more sensible and steady market conditions with more moderate annualised growth, with prices returning to 2007 peak levels by 2013.' To date, 75 per cent of the one-bedroom and two-bedroom ...

  7. Laughing stock

    Posted Feb 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... this manic burst of good humour but he's no comedian. Yu is an instructor in laughter yoga. 'We all encounter sadness at some point in our lives, but that's not important. What's ... laughter' and 'angry laughter' call for participants to crouch in pretend despair or rage before springing up with guffaws. There's a resemblance to Pavlovian conditioning. ...

  8. TV Tutor

    Posted Oct 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He ventures outside. Could spring already have arrived? He conducts a quick check and retreats, slipping back into his winter torpor. Sox, the female cougar, carefully conceals what remains ... of winter is also witness to the wanderings of a young moose elk. Emaciated and ravaged by vermin, there's little hope that he will see the arrival of spring. Sunday Oct 9, 1:10-2:05pm Pilot ...

  9. The Planner

    Posted Apr 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Inquiries: 2584 8500 Watcher Rerun of the Nonsensemakers' comedy about a troubled security guard's absurd encounters and wild dreams. Simon Lo Man-kit and Angela Tong Ying-ying star. ... elements. Today-tomorrow, 8pm, also tomorrow-Apr 19, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$160, HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2329 7803 Liza the Diva Liza Wang Ming-chun stars in Spring ...


    Posted Aug 06th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Spring Triangle and some of the horoscopes such as Sagittarius. On foggy nights, when we couldn't star-gaze, we were told Greek myths. Earlier last week, just before the camp, I studied more ... and practised in our free time. If you encounter any problems, remember do not give up, just like us! Amy Yang Miu-yuk, 15 Hong Kong Chinese Women's Club College Challenge: Lose weight I had ...




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