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  1. Free The Robots

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Dave Bannister Sat, 10pm, Backstage Live Don't call Chris Alfaro, aka Free The Robots, a regular DJ. 'First let me clear the air. I do DJ, but for Free The Robots it's more ... this day.' Alfaro started Free The Robots as a riposte to the major music labels, who he thinks manipulated young tastes before the internet came along and blew the industry wide open. 'The main ...

  2. Tokyo tournament tipped to join world series

    Posted Mar 29th 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Tokyo is favourite to host one of two new legs in an expanded HSBC Sevens World Series. The city could come on board either next year or in 2013. International Rugby Board chief executive Mike Miller said there was every likelihood of the annual series increasing from eight to 10 tournaments next year, and that one of these stops would be in Asia. 'We ...

  3. Global kick-off for Chinese-made soccer animation TV series

    Posted May 17th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... series, AI Football GGO. The series will be shown in over 40 countries - a record for a Chinese-made children's animation series - and Chin is still in negotiations with another 20 to 30 countries. It will also appear on over 80 channels on the mainland. Next month the series will premiere in South Africa on the e.tv channel that will broadcast the World Cup. 'It's World ...

  4. TV series explains mysteries of Earth

    Posted Dec 09th 2008, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... Sunny Tse TVB Pearl tonight premieres a television series that tells the story of our 4.6 billion-year-old home- the Earth. The five-part series was produced by BBC. In Earth: The Power of the Planet, renowned geologist Iain Stewart explains the systems that worked together to create the planet we live on, and which continue to work together in different ways to maintain it and make ...

  5. Shanghai will build seabed observatory to monitor quakes

    Posted Dec 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... North-East Pacific Time-series Undersea Networked Experiments (Neptune)- in 2006 with a budget of US$300 million. But the job was more difficult than predicted and the completion of the US side ... and the observatory would be maintained by underwater robots and manned submarines. Tongji University associate professor Yang Ting, who has also been involved in the project, said the observatory was still ...

  6. Aid agencies battle to cope with a series of disasters

    Posted Aug 01st 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... The prospect looms of a prolonged period of human and economic loss With floods, drought and earthquakes continuing to affect large areas of the country, relief agencies are bracing for a prolonged period of economic and human loss. The agencies have rene ...


    Posted Jul 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jason And The Argonauts Pearl, 9.30pm Jason London (above) stars in this miniseries inspired by the Greek myth about Jason's perilous quest to find the coveted golden fleece. In order to reclaim his father's kingdom, stolen by his evil uncle Kin ...

  8. New children's series based on ancient Hindu literature

    Posted Feb 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI Hong Kong-based Indian writer Nishita Chaitanya has written several books for children based on ancient Hindu literature. Chaitanya, a psychologist from southern Australia, is a highly respected monk in charge of the Chinayama Seva Ashram in Ho ...

  9. Clean up the rules and this game will fly, says Aussie O'Connor

    Posted Mar 25th 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... of the inclusion in the Olympics and the growth of sevens with the IRB series, the crowd figures, TV ratings, and the appeal of the game. 'In other walks of life things are getting smaller, ...

  10. Cherub with a cello

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... A cameo with violinist Isaac Stern in an Oscar-winning film changed cellist Wang Jian's fortunes. Now in Hong Kong, he talks to Fionnuala McHugh TWENTY-FIVE years ago, a film crew went to China with the violinist Isaac Stern to make a documentary about a nation learning to flex itself after the rigid torments of the Cultural Revolution. They created a little masterpiece: ...




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