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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Director Wes Anderson revisits the concept of family in latest offering 'Moonrise Kingdom'

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by James Mottram

    ... In what might be a tiny act of catharsis, the incident has found its way into his new film, Moonrise Kingdom, a 1965-set comedic drama that plays out in a small, isolated Rhode Island community. ... Cousteau inspired The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou. But the pattern always circles back to family- and Moonrise Kingdom is no exception. From the rag-tag friends in his 1996 debut Bottle Rocket ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - BASKETBALL

    United States crush Serbia to retain world title

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 12:11pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Madrid The United States completed a clean sweep of the world’s best in crushing Serbia 129-92 on Sunday to win the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and become the first country to defend their crown since 2002. The Americans made 15 of 30 three-pointers with Kyrie Irving and James Harden combining for nine three-pointers and 49 points. “Kyrie and James ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Queues, anger, cash-ins... just another iPhone launch in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 11:07am by Jennifer Ngo, Chris Lau and Bloomberg

    ... the mainland, who in turn hoped to resell them for a profit. The phones went on sale yesterday in Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, France, Germany and the United Kingdom, before being rolled out ...

  4. Business - Commodities - DISPOSALS

    Sinopec sells 30pc stake in fuel unit for 107b yuan

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:40am by Eric Ng

    ... unit for 107b yuan China Petroleum & Chemical (Sinopec), the country's second-largest oil and gas producer, has secured commitment from 25 investors to buy 30 per cent of its fuel distribution unit for 107 billion yuan (HK$135 billion) in one of the biggest asset sales by a state firm to private and foreign investors and part of President Xi Jinping's state enterprise ...

  5. News - World

    Rupert Murdoch gives few hints over Scottish Sun's independence stance

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:55am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Edinburgh Murdoch offers few hints over stance on Scotland Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch has visited Scotland- praising the country of five million people for being alive with debate before the independence vote that could break apart the United Kingdom. Murdoch, whose global media interests include newspapers that claim to turn elections, gave no hint of whether his ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    British consulate won't be joining in Hong Kong Scots' toast to referendum

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:15am by ALICE WOODHOUSE, Niall Fraser

    ... of informed debate that has gripped the country and latterly the rest of the United Kingdom. There are informed, honest opinions on both sides of the debate and people are making coherent arguments ... a diminished United Kingdom, with a diminished military capability leaving Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth to watch the break-up of not only the Commonwealth, but the land she calls home. I for one ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    Researchers in United States debunk theory that wearing bras causes cancer

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 04:18am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... The Washington Post No support for idea bra use is linked to cancer It seems almost preposterous that a study like this one had to be conducted. But apparently the belief that wearing a bra for long periods of time can cause breast cancer persists, and it ...

  8. News - World - SCOTLAND

    Thousands march in Edinburgh to preserve UK as Scotland vote nears

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 08:31pm by Agence France-Presse in Edinburgh

    ... Agence France-Presse in Edinburgh The Protestant Orange order marched through the streets Edinburgh on Saturday to support keeping Scotland in the United Kingdom with just five days to go ... of campaigning for the referendum got underway with everything to play for. Up to 15,000 supporters of retaining the United Kingdom were expected to join the march, which has sparked fears of clashes ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Could Zhuhai's new Ocean Kingdom create a market for imported killer whales?

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 11:12pm by Simon Parry

    ... longest roller coaster. And it boasts a massive collection of whales, sharks and animals rarely, if ever, seen in captivity in China. There's no question about it: Ocean Kingdom, the giant ... by the Chime-Long Group, which runs China's biggest theme park- Chime-Long Paradise, in Guangzhou- Ocean Kingdom is about twice the size of Hong Kong's Ocean Park and three times the size ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    World must unite for prolonged campaign to defeat Islamic State

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 05:51am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Unite to defeat Islamic State The barbarous extremists of Islamic State pose a threat to the Middle East and, potentially, the world. US President Barack Obama is right, on the 13th anniversary of the terror attacks on his country by al-Qaeda, to want to "degrade and ultimately destroy" the even more brutal group that has seized large swathes of northern ...




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