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  1. Deja vu prevents top rating

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Leon Lee If a rock band stays relevant for a decade, they can consider they've had a great career. Yet Japanese rock band L'Arc-en-Ciel (French for 'rainbow') celebrated their 20th anniversary last year and show no signs of slowing dow ...

  2. Prevent piracy

    Posted Nov 06th 2003, 12:00am by Cynthia Yeung

    ... Cynthia Yeung Everything that has a beginning has an end. By the time these words are printed, The Matrix: Revolutions will have graced the screens of cinemas worldwide- at exactly the same moment. Apart from being an unprecedented distribution move and a ...

  3. Cheeky BBC shows cut to prevent Asian blushes

    Posted Oct 31st 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry To avoid offending Asian viewers, the BBC is to edit cheeky scenes from its dramas and entertainment shows before they are screened in Hong Kong on a new subscription channel available in December. BBC executives are concerned some of the sex ...

  4. Film studies: Suicide cinema

    Posted Feb 05th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Even the most seasoned cinema-goer would probably be taken aback by the on-screen message that precedes Seven Pounds. Rather than the usual clips denouncing piracy or instructing audiences to switch off their cellphones, the projection solem ...

  5. No secret filming, police chief vows

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com Police Commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung tried to play down fears about a controversial scheme to fit officers in the tactical and emergency units with body-cameras. He said only behaviour that breached the law and pu ...

  6. Gala queen's throne under threat

    Posted Feb 07th 2007, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... David Eimer On the night of February 17, the vast and diverse population of China will be united for between four and five hours. Families will be together again, newly made dumplings will be on the table, bottles of beer and baijiu will be cracked open, ...

  7. New rescue plan offers reprieve to Disney dogs

    Posted Aug 14th 2005, 12:00am by Raymond Ma, Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry and Raymond Ma Microchipped strays to be desexed and set free Stray dogs caught in and around Disneyland look likely to escape death in future under a programme to trap them and return them to the wild. Dogs would be neutered and then released ...


    Traditional Chinese medicine

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Elizabeth Snouffer

    ... that can improve the quality of life related to side effects, containing further cancer growth, and even preventing the disease altogether. Yu Rencun, honorary director and professor at the Beijing ... and yang is considered the root of all illness. In this way, TCM restores the internal balance of a cancer patient by strengthening chi against harmful pathogens, and preventing the development ...

  9. Virus linked to high blood pressure

    Posted Aug 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... virus that infects most people at some time during their lives but rarely causes obvious illness when inhibited by the immune system. The discovery may lead to new ways of preventing ... a vaccine to control or prevent it could possibly be developed. Dr Ricky Man, a professor of pharmacology and pharmacy at the University of Hong Kong, said further work was needed to substantiate ...

  10. quote of the week

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'Poverty robs us of our potential as a people, preventing us from being all that we can be. This is why it is so important to mobilise all of our efforts to defeat it, especially ... little or no money and lacks basic needs. Banderas says poverty prevents us from reaching our full potential. He says today we have what we need to fight poverty and help others. He says ...




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