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  1. Chef from Down Under, HK kitchen 'demon' team up for trial by food

    Posted Nov 06th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... organised by Tourism New South Wales as a side event to the International Wine and Spirits Fair- was more like a marathon of gluttony and stamina. Attended by delegates and winemakers, it featured ... the plentiful canap?s and palate cleansers, and guests also had 18 glasses of red and white to match the courses. The 8pm dinner not surprisingly went way past its intended midnight cut-off. Suffice ...

  2. Into the wild

    Posted Nov 24th 2009, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... on Tung Choi Street about 15 years ago, imports tortoises, snakes, lizards and frogs from around the world, mostly from Africa and South America. Thanks to the surge, he may sell up to 20 snakes a month, including pythons, Honduran milk snakes and boa constrictors. Other popular reptiles are the African spurred tortoise, which costs about HK$650, leopard geckos, and colourful corn snakes ...

  3. Step aboard the Art Tram for an aesthetic trundle along HK Island

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Annemarie Evans, Vivian Chen

    ... with Annemarie Evans. Andrew Sun is off for a few days. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Art jam: where a bunch of people get together, with or without talent, and daub paint on a canvas. Art spam: where galleries send lots of e-mails about exhibitions. Art cam: Black and white arty film Art ham: arty pig with a beret Art tram: trundling tram with arty things ...

  4. A shot in the park

    Posted Oct 19th 2008, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... writer'. Having been a photographer with the South China Morning Post for almost a decade, the 37-year-old Hong Kong Polytechnic University graduate called it a day six months ago to go freelance. ... have promotional campaigns. There are many things going on that interest me,' he says. Shum prefers to shoot pictures in colour. 'Some top photographers may prefer a black-and-white ...

  5. Obama-mania hits HK ahead of inauguration

    Posted Jan 20th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Fiona Ng, Vivian Chen

    ... beautiful things,' Mr Wong said. 'And especially having these two black American children living in the White House. You know how people talk about America being a free nation, a free ... of being a thug-like intimidator.' Rapper MC Jin Au-yeung is obviously into African-American music, but he was equally fanatical about the African-American candidate. He even flew home last ...

  6. Handbag designer for sober royals finds inspiration for a more colourful collection

    Posted Nov 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Handbag designer to the stars and royalty Lana Marks made a personal appearance at Harvey Nichols last Thursday to unveil her new totes and clutches for local tai-tais. The US-based South African made her name crafting exotic leather bags for such Hollywood A-listers as Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Aniston ...

  7. Stormy weather fails to rain on Dior's mascara parade

    Posted Aug 07th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... was Malaysian-Chinese model Mandy Lieu, who explained that she had known Goh from when they both lived in their native, neighbouring countries. Goh styled her in a saintly alabaster white face. 'I am ...

  8. Underdogs, mentors and Olympic favourites

    Posted Aug 13th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... to shake hands with the African-American athlete, prompting Olympic committee officials to insist that he greet all medallists or none at all. Owens was also a sickly child and was encouraged by his mother to run to build his strength. He was recruited by American universities, but this was pre-segregation and Owens couldn't live on campus or eat in the 'whites only' ...

  9. It's not a proper Christmas without a crisis

    Posted Dec 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... a white Christmas. Snow is usually something really romantic and adorable. However, I remember one year when I was performing in the United States and rushing to our Christmas dinner. It snowed so ... to exchange gifts under a big, fresh Christmas tree. With the snow falling outside, it was the most beautiful and most exciting white Christmas I ever had. Annie Liu Hsin-you, actress Christmas 1998 ...



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