• Friday
  • September 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:29pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 51 - 60 of 327607 for year of birth missing

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Do Not Disturb

    Posted Jan 25th 2009, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... James Kidd Do Not Disturb by Tilly Bagshawe Orion, HK$94 Tilly Bagshawe sounds like a bit-part character in a Charles Dickens novel: I imagine a good-hearted barmaid who could have been a gawd-'elp-us Lady if it weren't for her lowly birth. In fact, she writes novels that cross Jilly Cooper with Jackie Collins. That rules out the Nobel Prize then- unless a copy of Do Not Disturb ...

  2. Lee Coombs

    Posted Feb 26th 2009, 12:00am by Natasha Stokes

    ... getting married last year). This album marked his shift from pure breaks to a more tech-funk, house and electro-influenced sound. Orlando is a breaks town in its own right but Coombs says his main inspiration for music still comes from his home label, Lot 49 Records, as well as breaks from San Francisco where he is a frequent headliner. This year, Coombs has been working with dark breaks outfit ...

  3. Long-distance call

    Posted Feb 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Year's Eve performance at the Castro Theatre, in San Francisco. Before she left Hong Kong in 1997, Wing has been a nurse at the Queen Mary Hospital. 'I decided to go [before ... occasionally but mostly spends her time concentrating on perfecting her craft. 'I am improving with every CD. This year I am working a lot on my singing.' ...

  4. Blue notes

    Posted Feb 01st 2009, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... Robin Lynam It's always a pleasure to report the success of a jazz event, and the City Festival organisers should be warmly congratulated on Big Band Fest at City Hall Theatre. I attended the first night- there was also a Saturday matinee- which play ...

  5. Police tactics risk fuelling unrest, Guangzhou protesters warn

    Posted Jan 20th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... she was worried that the authorities would prevent her son from studying overseas this summer, he said. Lao Yu said police even visited the teacher of a protester's seven-year-old child ... the police repeatedly applied pressure because they were nervous about incidents involving thousands of people. China is entering a year of sensitive anniversaries and gloomy economic prospects, ...

  6. Wheatley gets new 3-year term at SFC

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Chief executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen yesterday reappointed Martin Wheatley as chief executive of the Securities and Futures Commission for another three-year term from today ... in June 2005 and became chairman in October 2005. He became chief executive in June last year when the government sought to split the SFC's top post into two. Mr Fong became non-executive ...

  7. A dirty day's pay

    Posted Dec 04th 2008, 12:00am by Daniel Pepper

    ... is missing a particular medicine or antiseptic. For labourers in places like Jharkhand, that is the least of their concerns. A frail 65-year-old woman, Bidya Marande, clad in a yellow sari, her arms ... The US$5.5 billion National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, rolled out two years ago, is described by its supporters as one of the largest job-creation programmes in history. It guarantees the head ...

  8. The Irregulars

    Posted Dec 21st 2008, 12:00am by James Robertson

    ... James Robertson The Irregulars by Jennet Conant Simon & Schuster, HK$224 In the preface to his memoir, Boy (1983), Roald Dahl declares, 'This is not an autobiography.' The children's author said he refused to write such a thing because ...

  9. Scandal over Games village swings mayoral post to 'younger brother'

    Posted Nov 17th 2008, 12:00am by Petti Fong

    ... to investigate allegations that a piece of paper detailing the closed-door meeting had gone missing but mysteriously reappeared. Councillors even offered to take a lie-detector test to prove ...

  10. Meat Katie

    Posted Nov 20th 2008, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... ride for Pember in the intervening years, with his efforts under his Meat Katie alias winning him respect among the harder-edged dance crowd and his Lot 49 label cornering the market in quality ... many years ago, where there was a serious underground scene, and it just spread from there. 'Doing a compilation for Bedrock established me, and having a Fabric compilation to follow up ...




SCMP.com Account