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    Posted Nov 09th 2003, 12:00am by Ajay Singh

    ... In her first work of non-fiction, author Amy Tan delves deep into her personal life and her battle with the debilitating Lyme disease, writes Ajay Singh AUTHOR AMY TAN is no stranger to misfortune. When she was 14 years old, her father and brother died of brain tumours. A decade later, her best friend was tortured and murdered, forcing Tan to abandon her doctoral studies ...

  2. Toy piano 'sorceress' casts spell at film fest

    Posted Oct 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Bernice Chan

    ... Bernice Chan in Vancouver Margaret Leng Tan likes to equate herself with Schroeder, the toy-piano-playing character from the Peanuts cartoons. Tan, 51, has played miniature pianos in some ... a must-see by the event's director, Alan Franey. Trained as a classical concert pianist, Tan became the first woman to earn a doctorate in performance from New York's Julliard School ...

  3. EMB gets mixed report card

    Posted Nov 15th 2003, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui Principals had mixed feelings on the usefulness of a major teacher development event held by the Education and Manpower Bureau this week. More than 3,000 teachers attended the Knowledge Fair 2003 at Yaumati Catholic Primary School (Hoi Wang Road) and Po Leung Kuk Camoes Tan Siu Lin Primary School on Wednesday, an annual event to promote and share good school practices ...

  4. Show with the flow

    Posted Jan 30th 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... of SPY, Ruby Li, Chow Tan Tan, Mo Kwok-wah and Lulu Cheung. Enjoying the event were Betty Tung, wife of Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa, the Hong Kong Tourism Board's Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee ...

  5. Families of held sect members seek help

    Posted Nov 20th 2003, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... yesterday. In the most recent case, Wayne Tan Cho-sang, a British passport-holder who owns a garment store in Shenzhen, was arrested a week ago in his office along with three of his staff by members of the State Security Bureau, said Sophie Xiao, a Falun Gong spokeswoman in Hong Kong. The officers told Mr Tan, 51, they had watched him for a long time and he was being put under house arrest ...

  6. Slip of mask could have killed nurse

    Posted Oct 19th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... mask slipped slightly off his nose for about three minutes while they were inserting a respiratory tube into the patient. Tan Yuen-heng said the slipping of the mask opened up spaces on either ... the court heard. He was 38 years old. Dr Tan was speaking on the first day of the inquest into the deaths of six medical workers during the Sars outbreak last year. They were some of the first ...

  7. Small but perfectly formed

    Posted Sep 05th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... their support as well as socialites Maisy Ho, Ming Ho, Mara Hotung, Angie Ting, former Miss Hong Kong Elaine Ho and Mary Tan, a good friend of George Chao. ...

  8. Pregnant pause

    Posted Nov 04th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... Flora Wu We've all done it before, and it probably tops our 'Most Embarrassing Moments' list. Congratulating a woman on her pregnancy, when in fact she's actually just had one too many lunches, justifies that feeling of wanting the ground to open up and swallow you whole. So when the bulging stomach of Jasmine Tan Hui-lian, actor Chow Yun-fat's wife, ...

  9. Five in court over acid murder

    Posted Jul 29th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... to Australia. Police from the New South Wales South-East Asian Crime Squad said the money was given to Marr by Yonky Irvin Tan, 39, the alleged ring leader of the attack. Tan allegedly conspired ...

  10. Camouflaged police poised to pounce on Peak robbers

    Posted May 12th 2004, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... The decision followed a search yesterday involving more than 100 officers for a man who robbed Karin Svensson, 63, the former wife of Tan Man-kou, a Hong Kong delegate to the Chinese People's ... parks. No arrest was made. Ms Svensson's son, Oliver Tan, yesterday joined other Peak-goers in urging the government to ensure the safety of Hong Kong. 'I hope my mother's ...




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