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  1. Campaign to find HK's favourite bird takes flight

    Posted Dec 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... magpie, black-faced spoonbill, scarlet minivet, Chinese bulbul, scarlet-backed flowerpecker, fork-tailed sunbird, white-bellied sea eagle, black eared kite and Eurasian tree sparrow. Voters ...

  2. Protest rally

    Posted Oct 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the democratic avenue for campaigning, signifying the importance of ensuring freedom to campaign for all,' he told a briefing to clear the air on the controversy. 'Before the kite could take ...

  3. Off to a flying start

    Posted Dec 15th 2003, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... aircraft that Mr Young has built, although he has been an enthusiast since the early 1970s, when he visited the Wright Brothers National Memorial. He has already reconstructed eight kites ...

  4. Party time as Pehlvanian lights up the stage

    Posted Oct 26th 2003, 12:00am by Dino Mahoney

    ... a mid-autumn lantern, his eyebrows flying like kites above the ecstatic landscape of his beaming face. He was living the music, and dancing it too, his whole body pulsating in rhythmic gyrations ...

  5. Launch fever rekindles curiosity in the cosmos

    Posted Oct 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... made the first recorded attempt, using a wooden chair, 47 rockets and two kites. But unlike the unfortunate Wan, astronaut Yang Liwei came out unscathed. Since the spacecraft blasted off ...

  6. Wan Chai's colourful past to go on show at new cinema park

    Posted Sep 15th 2003, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... is working with the Home Affairs Department on the project, called Community Living Room. Mr Lam said they had collected videos showing children flying kites on their roof tops and old ladies ...

  7. Great outdoors is a top teaching environment

    Posted Jul 05th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Gibb

    ... of leaders to children is 1:5. These camps introduce campers to orienteering, swimming, hiking, arts and crafts activities, kite-flying and beach games and take place at Pui O campsite on South ...

  8. Brewing keeps its head in Islamic renewal

    Posted Aug 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the taste,' a Muslim worker at the brewery said. 'They drink it so they can fly like kites in the sky.' Even the head of state, General Pervez Musharraf, is known to enjoy a drink or two ...

  9. Wright place, Wright time

    Posted Dec 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a progressive parade of man-made flying machines- kites, balloons, gliders, blimps, stock planes, vintage and modern military airplanes, experimental aircraft and the crowds have loved it. These days ... in the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC.) For those insistent on getting a better appreciation for what it must have been like for the Wrights, there's Kitty Hawk Kites ...

  10. The French correction

    Posted Nov 16th 2003, 12:00am by Hark Yeung, John Kohut

    ... expressing themselves,' says Evelyne Martin, a travel manager visiting one of the contemporary art exhibits with her teenage daughter, an art student. Pierre Faber, a kite artist who lives ... visitors to reassess their view of China. 'China is taking a dominant place in the world,' says Faber, the kite artist. 'I wonder if they're going to compete with us in art ...




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