• Thursday
  • April 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:56pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 287 for philips

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong

    Who can lead on land policy?

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring Philip Bowring wonders whether anyone in government has a real grasp of the housing mess, or the strength of character to stand up to the likes of rural strongman Lau ... to be seen to be in charge of this issue. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Government should stop coddling private road users

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring Philip Bowring says that a government flush with funds from land sales should nevertheless find better use for its billions than building roads that exacerbate jams ... and exacerbated inequality. Unfortunately, there is scant sign that blinkered, job-for-life civil servants recognise the issue. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The mystery of the West's missing backbone

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring Philip Bowring says its over-the-top pursuit of Edward Snowden and silence on the violence in Egypt all point to insecurities about its own liberal traditions ... Arabia and Israel, as well as Egypt under military rule, and to Syria. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Philip Seymour Hoffman died from drug cocktail, says medical examiner

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 06:06am by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Hoffman died accidentally from lethal drug cocktail Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died accidentally from taking a combination of heroin, cocaine and other drugs, the New York medical examiner has ruled. Hoffman, 46, was found on February 2 with a needle in his arm on the floor of his Manhattan apartment. He had also had taken amphetamines ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Philip Seymour Hoffman may live on with aid of digital technology

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:48am by AFP

    ... Philip Seymour Hoffman did not finish filming the last two installments in the blockbuster Hunger Games series before his death- but digital technology may help filmmakers complete the job. ... said: "I won't say you could generate a Philip Seymour Hoffman with all the acting ability, but you could certainly replicate him for a shot or two." Legato worked on Martin ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Stars from stage and screen gather for Philip Seymour Hoffman's wake

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 06:06pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Mourning for Philip Seymour Hoffman continued as family and close friends paid their respects to the actor at a Thursday night wake in Manhattan. The wake ... a candlelight vigil outside the 90-seat home of the LAByrinth Theatre Company, where Hoffman had long been a member. Broadway’s marquee lights were also dimmed in his honour. Philip Seymour Hoffman, who ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATE$

    Four arrested in drug probe of Philip Seymour Hoffman's death

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 03:41pm by AFP and AP

    ... Agencies in Washington and New York Police confirm heroin found in Hoffman’s apartment did not contain additive fentanyl US police investigating the apparent drug overdose death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman arrested four people on Tuesday night with more than 350 bags of heroin, the New York Times reported. Three men and a woman were arrested in a search of three Manhattan ...

  8. News - World - FILM

    Shock, grief and tributes follow death of Philip Seymour Hoffman

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 05:36am by AGENCIES

    ... members and countless fans were in grief after Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Greenwich Village flat with what law-enforcement officials said was a syringe in his ... and actors, with many taking to Twitter to express their sorrow. “This is a horrible day for those who worked with Philip. He was a giant talent,” said Tom Hanks, who starred with Hoffman in Charlie ...

  9. News - World - DRUGS

    Heroin found in actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's home, police confirm

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 10:19am by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Heroin find in Hoffman's apartment confirmed Tests have confirmed there was heroin in at least some of the scores of plastic packets in the New York apartment where actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead. Authorities are now working to determine whether the drug was mixed or tainted with anything else. Medical examiners have not yet made ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Philip Seymour Hoffman: Five top roles of the man who stayed real

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 09:47pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Five top roles of the man who stayed real Philip Seymour Hoffman never met a loser he didn’t have sympathy for. In an industry that prizes glitz and glamour, ... mullet-haired craps player who clashes with the more dignified gambler played by Philip Baker Hall. But he’s quickly won over by a ballsy bet, and cheerfully takes to calling him “Big Time”. It’s ...




SCMP.com Account