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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Cantonese or Putonghua in schools? Hongkongers fear culture and identity 'waning'

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:05am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau and Vanessa Yung As debate rages over which language of instruction is best for learning, many Hongkongers feel they are struggling to hold onto their dialect and culture ... schools is causing concern- and some resentment- among Hongkongers. While educators are split about the efficacy of adopting Putonghua as the medium of instruction, some residents fear that Hong ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - WOMEN'S RIGHTS

    STYLE CHECK: Where is the so-called 'art' in Indian 'gang rape' photo shoot?

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 06:25pm by Jing Zhang

    ... men. Now, there are fewer issues more contentious, sensitive or tragic as what happened to Jyoti Singh after she was gang-raped aboard a public bus in Delhi on her way home from the cinema. She ... incident, and was conceived before it happened. Yet, even if this is true, you wonder how he could have failed to see the implications of publishing the shoot while the case is still ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology

    New spectator sport of video games draws thousands of Hongkongers

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 03:15pm by ALAN YU, Melanie Leung

    ... booms from inflatable sticks and cheering fans, you might think you were at a concert, but this particular crowd is watching large screens of people playing video games. Around 2,200 Hongkongers ... to watch other people playing video games. Hong Kong Esports, the company that organised the tournament, already has its own team of pro gamers, but the goal of the event is to show Hongkongers ...

  4. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Style Check: no social good comes from a photo shoot showing violence

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 10:48pm by Jing Zhang

    ... sensitive or tragic than what happened to Jyoti Singh, a student who was gang-raped on a public bus in Delhi in December 2012. She died from her injuries 13 days later in a Singapore hospital. ... stupidity or ignorance to think that his "contribution" to the issue of rape or general sexism and violence against women in India is constructive in anyone's world. Idiotic at best, ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: The Inner Enemies of Democracy, by Tzvetan Todorov

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by David Wilson

    ... under a totalitarian regime. Todorov sets out to prove his case by showing just how ruinous the West's oil-tainted mission to help others can be. Western zeal has spawned nightmares ... thinking, according to the author. Todorov's meandering undermines his case that modern democracy does more harm than good through excessive zest. If there ever was a neoliberal crusade, ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Local hip hop pioneer MC Yan's debut album is a celebration of free speech

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 10:30pm by BEN SIN

    ... isn't the top priority," Chan says. "It's the art." That explains the unusual CD packaging. At 106cmx76cm, it's almost 10 times the size of a standard CD case — which ... are about life in Hong Kong for Hongkongers," says Chan. "It's a warning to Hongkongers to cherish freedom of speech now, while we still can. "China doesn't want us ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Art collective's pink tears draw attention to Johannesburg's run down buildings

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by GDN

    ... did not want to attract attention to squatters in case they were then evicted," Arboleda says. The project was not without its hitches. While scouting for locations, Arboleda had a gun ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - CENTRAL ASIA

    Book review: Siberia, by Janet M. Hartley

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:12pm by CAMERON DUECK

    ... to the United States in 1867. The expansion of the Russian empire came at the expense of the region's indigenous population, who were convinced through beatings, rapes and killings to pay tribute to their new Western masters. As is so often the case in colonial expansion, the indigenous people played only a bit role in Siberia's modern history. By the end of the 17th century some 100,000 ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    How Monopoly came to dominate board games

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 11:07am by Richard Lord

    ... in case you go to jail. People go through the same emotions playing it as if these things had really happened to them. You can tell what people are like by the way they play the game." So ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health

    Taking the fight to liver disease

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 05:08pm by David Wilson

    ... of the world's cases occurring in the region. One in four sufferers of hepatitis B, for example, with half a million carriers in Hong Kong, dies from liver cancer, cirrhosis or other complications, ... new liver cancer cases worldwide every year. "Liver cancer is relatively rare in Western countries but widespread in Asia, which accounts for more than 80 per cent of all liver cancer ...




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