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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: Striking a SAR note

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:52pm by Robby Nimmo

    ... Robby Nimmo Robby Nimmo Striking a SAR note A radio show recently asked listeners to come up with ideas for Hong Kong musicals. A few thoughts immediately sprang to mind … Billy Spelliot could be a show about a boy who thought he was the only person left in Hong Kong who cared about putting letters in the right order. His mission? To erase the green grocer's apostrophe ...

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    Something new: World's best goalie, Robokeeper, arrives in Tsuen Wan

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Kicking off Hot on the heels of Robocar, Google's driverless automobile, comes Robokeeper, a computerised goalie. Considering the spate of strikes and boycotts that has plagued Brazil in recent days, authorities there might want to consider enlisting a few as backups before the World Cup starts this week. According to its makers, Robokeeper ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Robert Bickers

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... as a child. We returned to County Durham (in northeast England) in the middle of a miners' strike- I thought it was awful. I guess the link to studying Chinese at SOAS (the London School ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Game of thrones

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 10:58pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... viceroys, governors and military commanders had their own power bases and armies, and emperors often had to strike a delicate balance between stern authority and placatory indulgence with them. ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Sai Wan rings the changes

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... and consider "who wins and who loses out". They are looking for a plan that makes a contribution to culture and society by striking a balance between heritage preservation, environmental ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: Oh brother!

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Charukesi Ramadurai

    ... to create mechanisms for its implementation." You want something even vaguer? Well, the phrase "people-to-people contact" has appeared- with striking regularity, but no elaboration- ...

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    Rant: Hours but to do and die

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 10:30pm by ELIZABETH BROOMHALL

    ... executive Shirley Yuen, would influence companies' willingness to invest here and hamper employment prospects. It strikes me as odd that a city so forward-thinking as Hong Kong should ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Tracking the mail

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Jason Wordie

    ... there will be those- there always are- who loudly proclaim the building's unmistakable heritage value and striking architectural importance, and insist that it must be preserved as part of Hong ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: patriot games

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am

    ... is a direct descendant of the ancient Chinese game of chuiwan (“striking the ball”), believed to have originated during the Tang dynasty (618-907). Chinese claims to innumerable innovations in ancient ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Father Joseph Mallin

    Posted Sep 15th 2013, 12:00am by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... and they did a good job. OLD BOYS I'd set up Pun U Association Wah Yan Primary School and there was a teachers' strike in 1973, which was badly handled by the colonial secretary. We had such a wonderful crowd of teachers. The strike split schools but we had, as someone said, a happy strike. I also taught (Democratic Party founding chairman) Martin Lee (Chu-ming). His father was a military ...




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