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  1. Cheyne masters the Sha Tin straight course

    Posted Dec 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said. 'I have a good book of eight on New Year's day, so it would be nice to start the year with some momentum.' Hall is enjoying some festive season time off and wasn't ...

  2. Happy New You!

    Posted Dec 31st 2010, 12:00am by Beth Cooper Howell

    ... Beth Cooper Howell As the clocks chime midnight, most of us will leap into 2011 armed with New Year's resolutions. We might tell ourselves our school work is going to improve; ... the effort to change. We want too much, too soon. Resolutions are a great way to turn over a new leaf, but you need to keep your 2011 wish list real. Here are tips to get you started- and keep you ...

  3. An urban oasis three years in the making

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... features. The hotel is especially festive after a prosperous holiday season. 'We had a few days over the Lunar New Year where we were at complete capacity. There were even walk-in mainland ...

  4. Marathon runners want new route with more cheering fans

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng Organisers of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon will consider runners' calls for a new route that passes through the heart of the city and has more spectators cheering them on. But a suggestion to hold the event in autumn, to avoid hot and humid weather after the Lunar New Year, seems unlikely to be taken up as runners would find it too hot to train ...

  5. Top seed

    Posted Apr 11th 2010, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... and savoury soups, and in fat choi jai- a vegetarian dish usually eaten at the Lunar New Year and made with hairy moss seaweed, lily bulbs, bamboo shoots, water chestnuts, rehydrated dried mushrooms ...

  6. The buzz

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... Day. And perhaps appropriately, celebrating the start of the year on January 1 has pagan origins- Julius Caesar proclaimed it as New Year's Day in 46BC and dedicated it to Janus, the god ... 1 celebrations and instead mark the new year at a range of times, including Christmas Day, the Feast of the Annunciation on March 25 and Easter Sunday. January 1 was restored as New Year's Day ...

  7. A vote that is about far more than just a rail line

    Posted Jan 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for universal suffrage on New Year's Day. Three people were injured when a police cordon around the central government's liaison office was charged. Officials fear more unrest today during ... network cannot be modelled; that there are new, and as yet unforeseeable benefits, to building the rail line. That may be true. After all, it can sometimes be hard to predict how a new technology ...

  8. Which Lunar New Year tradition do you like best and why?

    Posted Feb 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... written. I believe writing fai chun not only cultivates your patience, it can also be used as a wonderful gift during the Lunar New Year holidays. It is even better than lai see, because it has ... This spectacular event takes place during the first few days of the festival. Not only do the skilled entertainers' performances bring good luck to the households they visit, people appreciate lion ...

  9. Miriam Yeung rings in birth of a year by ruling out birth of a baby

    Posted Feb 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... the Lunar New Year fete on Thursday. The media turned out en masse, wanting to know how Yeung spent the new year and greedy to grab HK$100 lai see packets from her that featured the character ... Yeung said. 'I've already been signed to do a series of concerts this autumn. I spent my first new year as Mrs Real Ting Chi-ko greeting my own parents, then we went to our in-laws, ...

  10. ask toni & josh

    Posted Feb 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a massive flop. And don't forget, this year V-Day falls on the first day of the Lunar New Year, so everywhere you might consider going for a date is likely to be packed. Instead, you could ... siblings can expect to be loved unconditionally. When your time of stress is over, plan a special day for just the two of you and prove how much she means to you. Dear Toni I'm single ...




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